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October 17, 2012
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Nicholas Higgins has enjoyed five different co-op experiences with Fisher-Price. more »
Today’s Top Stories
story photoStudent magazine tops competition
The annual full-color magazine Positive/Negative, which is produced as the final product of the editorial design and editorial photography course, received two platinum awards in the 42nd Annual Creativity International Print and Packaging Awards. more »

Entrepreneurs Conference set for Friday
The ninth annual event features keynote speaker Austin McChord, founder and CEO of Datto Inc., and the annual Shark Tank business idea competition. more »

story photoDestler and Johnson honored
President Bill Destler and his wife, Rebecca Johnson, last night received the National Academy Foundation Making a Difference Award for reaching out to young people and encouraging student success in STEM programs. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Social Media and the Presidential Debates
WHAM-TV (channel 13) talks to social-media expert and communication lecturer Mike Johansson about using social media during the election season. watch video »

Sports News
Volleyball defeats St. John Fisher
The volleyball team shut down St. John Fisher in three sets by scores of 25-16, 25-23 and 25-12 on Tuesday. more »

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
CAPTCHA creator Luis von Ahn coming to RIT
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Democrat and Chronicle
RIT men’s hockey game against Penn State sold out
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The Huffington Post
America’s improving economy as seen from academia
Guest essay by Bill Destler, president more »

The Plain Dealer
Retailers hiring thousands more workers for 2012 holiday shopping season
Eugene Fram, professor emeritus, E. Philip Saunders College of Business, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
The Bill Destler Show: President Destler takes listener questions on WITR-FM (89.7), 5 p.m. today (475-2271, witrdj@rit.edu or @WITR897)

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

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

ROAR Day: Launch of 2012–2013 Fund for RIT Campus Campaign, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Oct. 18, various locations (click for details)

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 »

Volleyball: RIT 3, Fisher 0

more scores »

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