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August 23, 2012
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The work of Kodak retiree Neil Montanus ’53 is on view at the High Falls Gallery. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Students take top prizes in film contest
A team from the School of Film and Animation won three out of the four major categories in the Sleepless in Lake Placid 24 Hour Film Competition in June, including Best Film and the Audience Choice Award. more »

Professor to study textbook illustrations
Thomas Kim, associate professor of biochemistry, will study how undergraduate students interpret illustrations of biochemical concepts and the disconnection between the expert who renders the drawing and the inexperienced student who may not understand it. more »

Student named Harris Corp. Intern of the Year
Eric Maassmann, a telecommunications engineering technology student, was recognized for his workplace performance and significant contributions to a project on Harris’ Domain Name Systems infrastructure. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: 2012 City Scholars
YNN (channel 9) reports on the welcoming ceremony for the third class of Rochester City Scholars program. This year, 21 students from seven high schools in the Rochester City School District will be part of the program, earning free tuition to attend RIT. watch video »

The Tiger Beat Blog
Welcome back to another season of ‘Athenaeum’
Athenaeum editor Vienna McGrain gives a sneak peek into this first issue of this year’s newsletter, on stands today. more »

Sports News
Six to join Sports Hall of Fame
Dave Ciocca, Dan Hickey, Carolyn Koster, Mike Lawson, Carolyn Rivers and Alan Vyverberg will be inducted into the RIT Sports Hall of Fame on Oct. 21. more »

RIT in the News
Why do we love to call new technologies “creepy”?
Guest essay by Evan Selinger, associate professor of philosophy more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Local students welcomed to RIT
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Democrat and Chronicle
Programs help mobilize education reform in upstate New York
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Rochester Business Journal
RIT students win film award
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Brighton-Pittsford Post
Thomas Kim to study how students interpret textbook illustrations
Thomas Kim, associate professor of biochemistry, featured more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Movie: Anchorman, 9 p.m. Aug. 26, Ingle Auditorium

Bingo Night: 8 p.m. Aug. 27, Al Davis Room, SAU

Transfer student move-in: all day Aug. 28, residence halls

President’s Address: 9 a.m. Aug. 28, Ingle Auditorium

Graduate student orientation: 2 p.m. Aug. 28, throughout campus

Freshman move-in: all day Aug. 29, residence halls

Tiger Walk: 3 p.m. Aug. 30, outside Gordon Field House

Convocation: 3:30 p.m. Aug. 30, Gordon Field House

Lighting the Way: Welcoming female students, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 31, starts at Gordon Field House

more events »

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