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September 2, 2014
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Today’s Top Stories
Human brain inspires computing system designs
What if computing systems were able to adopt the human brain’s information processing capacity and energy efficiency? RIT researchers have begun to answer that question.
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story photoRIT New Student Orientation 2014
Have a look at how RIT welcomed more than 3,000 new students to campus as the academic year kicks off. watch video »

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RIT on TV: Fantasy Football startup
WROC-TV (channel 8) reports on Star Fantasy Leagues, a local company that started a website to capitalize on the popularity of fantasy leagues—and the availability of RIT grads with programming experience. watch video »

Sports News
Athletes earn Liberty League weekly honors
Elizabeth May and Amanda Murray of the women’s soccer team were named the Offensive and Defensive Performers of the Week, respectively. Sarah Szybist of the volleyball team was named the Volleyball Player of the Week.

RIT in the News
A Well-Rooted, Living Building
Sustainability Institute Hall featured more »

Two Reasons Why Extreme Social Surveillance Doesn't Replace Privacy
Guest essay co-written by Evan Selinger, associate professor of philosophy more »

Democrat and Chronicle
For Kevin Schoonover, one photo changed everything
Kevin Schoonover '86 (graphic design) featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Presentation: “Greenhouse Gas Emissions Resulting from Alternative Fuel Vehicle Incentives in Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards,” Alan Jenn, 5 p.m. today, Sustainability Institute Hall auditorium

Presentation: “Understanding Your RIT Bill and Debt,” 12:10 p.m. Sept. 3, Campus Center room 1010

Trade show: Featuring 15 vendors from photo and imaging industry, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Sept. 4, RIT Photo Store, Monroe Hall

Movie: Godzilla, 9 p.m. Sept. 4, Ingle Auditorium

Big Shot: Nighttime community photo project, bring flashlights, 8:30 p.m. Sept. 6, Golisano Institute for Sustainability Quad (details)

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Men’s soccer: Allegheny College 2, RIT 1 (OT) (Aug. 30)

Volleyball: RIT 3, Misericordia 0 (Aug. 30)

Women’s soccer: RIT 1, Allegheny College 0 (Aug. 30)

Volleyball: Geneseo 3, RIT 0 (Aug. 30)

Men’s soccer: RIT 2, Centenary College 2 (2 OT) Aug. 29)

Women’s soccer: RIT 2, Oneonta 0 (Aug. 29)

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