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October 18, 2012
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Shop OneČ in Global Village is hosting a product launch today. more »
Today’s Top Stories
story photoProfessor tackles e-waste challenge
Eric Williams, associate professor in the Golisano Institute for Sustainability, is working on the environmental issues surrounding electronic waste from old computers. more »

Local executives to join engineering academy
Alumni Johann “Hans” Demmel ’83 and William Hard ’74 will become the two newest members of the Industrial and Systems Engineering Academy during a ceremony Friday for their contributions to the university and the industrial engineering profession. more »

Community to welcome new business dean
The National Black MBA Association Western New York Chapter, Greater Rochester Area Branch of the American Association of University Women and the Office for Diversity and Inclusion are hosting a welcoming reception Oct. 25 honoring dt ogilvie, dean of the E. Philip Saunders College of Business. more »

100 Years of Co-op
story photoThird time at NASA a charm
This section features stories about the impact of RIT’s co-op program, which turns 100 years old this academic year. Today, read about Dmitriy Bekker ’07 (computer engineering), who landed a job at a NASA laboratory after graduation because of his co-op experience. more »

The Tiger Beat Blog
‘Athenaeum’ reports on the ‘p’ word—parking
Editor Vienna McGrain talks about the cover story for this issue of Athenaeum, on stands today. more »

Tiger Hockey
Women to host Princeton and Yale this weekend
The women’s hockey team kicks off Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend on Friday by hosting Princeton at Ritter Arena. The following afternoon, RIT faces Yale at its first-ever game at Blue Cross Arena in downtown Rochester. more »

RIT in the News
National Geographic
New pictures: Planetary nebulae shine in X-ray vision
Joel Kastner, professor of imaging science, quoted more »

Wilton Bulletin
Textile art exhibit is cut from a whole different cloth
Tom Grotta ’80 (professional photographic illustration) featured more »

Great Falls Tribune
New Russell Museum exhibit features photos of O’Keeffe ranch
Craig Varjabedian ’89 (photography) featured more »

Spectacular nebula views captured with X-ray vision
Joel Kastner, professor of imaging science, featured more »

Printing Impressions
2012 Hall of Fame: Mike Graff — Answering print’s 911 call
Mike Graff ’80 (printing management) featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Flu shot clinic: For employees only, until 5 p.m. today, CSD Student Development Center, room 1300

ROAR Day: Launch of 2012–2013 Fund for RIT Campus Campaign, until 5 p.m. today, (click for details)

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

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

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

Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend: Throughout the day, Oct. 19-21, throughout campus (click for details)

Entrepreneurs Conference: “Inspiring New Wave of Entrepreneurship,” keynote speaker Austin McChord ’09, Datto Inc., 8 a.m.–3 p.m. Oct. 19 (click for details)

Gray Matter discussion series: “Does it Matter Who Wins the Election?” noon Oct. 19, Wallace Center Idea Factory

Golisano College Dean’s Lecture Series: “Duolingo: Learn a Language for Free while Helping to Translate the Web,” Luis von Ahn, developer of CAPTCHA, 1 p.m. Oct. 19, Golisano Hall auditorium

Horton Distinguished Speaker: Alec Baldwin, 1 p.m. Oct. 20, Gordon Field House

more events »

Men’s soccer: Fisher 1, RIT 0

more scores »

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