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May 19, 2014
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First class of City Scholars to graduate
Twenty-seven students from the Rochester City School District qualified for the Rochester City Scholars program for the 2010 academic year, earning full-tuition scholarships. Four years later, 21 are on track to graduate this weekend.
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Students display projects in NYC for Design Week
Industrial design students are exhibiting Metaproject 04 projects at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair this week in New York City. Students collaborated with Herman Miller, a leading American manufacturer of office furniture, equipment and home furnishings.
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Engineering students build camera rig for the Met
Seven students from the Kate Gleason College of Engineering, working with Susan Farnand from the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, installed a Vertical X-Y Camera Rig they designed and built for the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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Student recognized for research on concrete
Valeria Gonzalez’s work was recognized at the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers annual conference, and her research was awarded the best undergraduate research paper.
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WHEC-TV (channel 10) recaps the men’s lacrosse team’s loss to Tufts in the NCAA Division III Semifinals on Sunday. watch video »

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M. Ann Howard, senior associate dean, College of Liberal Arts, and director of RIT’s University/Community Partnerships, presented “Community-based Learning in the United States and Sweden: What works in different contexts,” co-authored by Magnus Johansson of Malmö University, Sweden, at the Living Knowledge Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, on April 11. more Newsmakers »

Sports News
Men’s lacrosse falls to Tufts in semifinals
The No. 1 men’s lacrosse team had its undefeated season end on Sunday in the NCAA Division III Semifinals, losing 21-11 to No. 6 Tufts. The Tigers ended the season with school records of 20 wins and 347 goals scored.
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RIT in the News
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RIT students construct camera rig for the Met
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Arts Thread
ICFF14 - MetaProject, Rochester Institute of Technology RIT
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Democrat and Chronicle
Envisioning Main Street, with RIT's help
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HV Mfg Magazine
Lean Sigma Six For All
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Upcoming Events
SAC Walkthrough: Featuring work by student in School for American Crafts, 4–7 p.m. today, Booth Hall, second and third floors

Reception: Celebrating retirees of NTID, 3:30–5 p.m. May 21, Dyer Arts Center

Convocation: Featuring keynote speaker William Phillips, 10 a.m. May 23, Gordon Field House

Staff Appreciation Day: Features lunch buffet, classic car show, mini golf, Segway rides and more, 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. May 28, Gordon Field House

J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge: 3.5 mile run/walk, 7 p.m. May 29, RIT campus

Open house: Saunders College of Business graduate programs, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. May 31, Lowenthal Hall, room 1135

Fundraiser: Saunders Annual Alumni Golf Tournament, 9 a.m.–6 p.m. June 9, 100 Cobblecreek Road, Victor (register)

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Men’s lacrosse; Tufts 21, RIT 11

Women’s track/field: ECAC Championships, tied for 24th of 61 teams, 14 points

Men’s track/field: ECAC Championships, tied for 52nd of 57 teams, 2 points

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