rit logo
October 17, 2012
main image
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
more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT men’s hockey game against Penn State sold out
more »

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 »

lower-left ad
lower-left ad 2
Today’s Weather
weather icon 68°/50°

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 »

facebook icon itunes icon twitter icon youtube icon blog icon
Visit RIT University News: www.rit.edu/news
Contact News & Events Daily: news&events@mail.rit.edu

Having trouble viewing this e-mail?
Visit the News & Events Daily archive to view on the Web.

News & Events Daily Archive

View past issues

Read previous issue | Read next issue

Select a specific date:

News & Events print edition archive (1996-2009)

Manage Your Subscription

News & Events Daily is available to RIT students, faculty and staff through Message Center. Log in to your my.rit.edu account, click on Manage My Message Center Preferences and check the boxes next to RIT News. Please note, you will be unsubscribed from ALL Message Center communications from RIT News if the boxes are unchecked.

For those with non-RIT email addresses who wish to subscribe or unsubscribe, go to https://lists.rit.edu/mailman/listinfo.mmcgi/ritnews.