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May 16, 2014
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Today’s Top Stories
Math professor wins distinguished teaching award
Hossein Shahmohamad has been recognized by the Mathematics Association of America Seaway Section for his excellence in teaching mathematics.
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RIT honors its outstanding adult students
Three students have received the Outstanding Adult Student award for successfully combining full-time college study with other responsibilities of family, career and community service.
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Winners announced in poster competition
Teams from Syracuse, Cornell, RPI, Clarkson and UB earned top honors in the New York State Pollution Prevention Institute’s annual R&D student competition.
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Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Net neutrality
WROC-TV (channel 8) talks to Ronald Vullo, associate professor in the Department of Information Sciences and Technologies, about the Federal Communications Commission’s vote to allow faster lanes for the Internet. watch video »

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Student Spotlight
story photoBrothers keep RIT in the family
A Q&A with Rich and Phil Sammon, brothers who are both on the RIT baseball team and studying in the engineering field.
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Sports News
Runner breaks record in championships
Junior Stephanie Milici shattered a school record in the 10,000-meter run as the women’s track and field team kicked off action at the 2014 ECAC Championships hosted by Rensselaer on Thursday.
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RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
RIT men's lacrosse game set for 2 p.m. Sunday
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National Geographic
Nigeria's Schoolgirl Kidnappings Cast Light on Child Trafficking
Benjamin Lawrance, the Barber B. Conable Jr. Endowed Chair in International Studies, quoted more »

The Wall Street Journal
The Tax Rate Itself Isn't Everything
Guest essay by William Evans, senior lecturer in accounting more »

eCampus News
Here's proof that adaptive learning works
Sandra Connelly, assistant professor, Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences, featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Men’s lacrosse: RIT vs. Tufts, NCAA Division III Semifinals, 2 p.m. May 18, Tiger Stadium, $3 students, $5 general public; pregame barbecue, noon, Clark Gym

Fundraiser: Gabby Oberti Memorial 5K, 10 a.m. May 17, RIT campus, $15 registration (details)

Fundraiser: Greater Rochester JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes, 10 a.m. May 18, Gordon Field House (register or donate)

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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