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October 16, 2012
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A dunking booth helped raise funds for next year’s Big Shot photo project. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Get ready to ROAR Thursday
The Fund for RIT kicks off its annual giving campaign Thursday on ROAR Day. Donors can make gifts at eight locations around campus or online. more »

story photoStudent takes part in Democratic National Convention
Mary Orth, a fourth-year new media interactive development major, was selected as a New York state district delegate for the 2012 Democratic National Convention in September. She shares her experience ahead of tonight’s presidential debate. more »

Destler to field questions on WITR radio show
WITR-FM (89.7) presents The Bill Destler Show, featuring RIT’s president taking listener questions at 5 p.m. Wednesday. WITR’s Arun Blatchley will moderate the show. Call 475-2271, send questions to witrdj@rit.edu or tweet @WITR897.

Sports News
Athletes earn weekly honors
Several student-athletes were recognized this week for their performance, including Jeff Smith (men’s hockey), Erin LaFave (women’s cross country), Kyle Reid (men’s cross country) and Ehlana Gray (women’s soccer). more »

RIT in the News
Henrietta Post
RIT named a best business school for 2013
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Messenger Post Newspapers
City skyline — line by line
Melissa Newcomb ’07 (fine arts studio) featured more »

The Ithaca Journal
Raymond celebrates its New York legacy
Scott Campbell ’95 (manufacturing engineering technology) featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Workshop: “Security Clearance Seminar,” Jon Roberts ’70, lawyer, 5 p.m. Oct. 17, Gosnell Hall, room 2154

Film screening: Brother Outsider, 8 p.m. Oct. 17, Webb Auditorium

Flu shot clinic: For employees only, 7 a.m.–5 p.m. Oct. 18, CSD Student Development Center, room 1300

Engineering Dean’s Alumni Speaker Series: “We Are All in Sales,” R. Todd Barber ’87, Comverse, 1 p.m. Oct. 18, Xerox Auditorium

Reception: Celebrating 40th anniversary of College of Applied Science and Technology, 1–3 p.m. Oct. 18, outside Engineering Technology Hall

Reception and lecture: 100th anniversary of Cooperative Education and Experiential Learning, keynote speaker Lindsey Pollak, LinkedIn, 3 p.m. Oct. 18, Ingle Auditorium

Lecture: “The History and Future of Luck,” Kevin Slavin, entrepreneur, 8 p.m. Oct. 18, Wallace Center Idea Factory

Thursday Night Cinema: Iron Giant, 10 p.m. Oct. 18, Ingle Auditorium

more events »

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