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November 9, 2012
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RIT hosted its second annual Veterans Day Breakfast this morning. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Sharing student successes with Readabout.me
Readabout.me is an online service that allows RIT to e-mail announcements, such as when students make the Dean’s List or earn a degree, to their hometown newspapers and to the students, so they can share their good news on Facebook, Twitter and other social media websites. more »

Professor named editor-in-chief of journal
Grover Swartzlander, joint associate professor in the Carlson Center for Imaging Science and School of Physics and Astronomy, joins the Optical Society of America’s Journal of the Optical Society of America B. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Barry Culhane Honored
WROC-TV (channel 8) reports on Barry Culhane, who was honored by the Veterans Outreach Center with its highest honor, the Harris Award, during its Stars and Stripes Celebration Thursday night. watch video »

Innovation Pipeline
What’s in the ‘Innovation Pipeline’?
Meet this year’s graduates of Venture Creation’s Clean Energy Incubator and read about a new seed-funding effort to spur research that assists people with disabilities. Find out more in the online newsletter “Innovation Pipeline.” more »

Student Spotlight
story photoScholarship celebrates grandfather’s military service
A Q&A with third-year chemical engineering student James Reynolds, who received the USS Little Rock Association Legacy Scholarship. more »

Tiger Hockey
Men host Mercyhurst and Canisius
The men’s hockey team is back in action with a pair of early season Atlantic Hockey Association games this weekend. Today, the Tigers host Mercyhurst, then battle Canisius on Saturday. more »

Sports News
Volleyball standouts earn All-Region honors
Seniors Cat Sullivan and Christina Worth of the volleyball team were named to the 2012 American Volleyball Coaches Association All-New York Region team on Thursday. more »

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Chelsea Shoemaker gets it done for RIT
Chelsea Shoemaker, third-year business administration major, featured more »

The Wall Street Journal
The online funeral
Guest essay by Evan Selinger, associate professor of philosophy more »

Democrat and Chronicle
A peaceful path
Peggy Tirrell, senior associate director for graduate programs and admissions, E. Philip Saunders College of Business, featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Film screening: The Count of Solar, hosted by RIT ASL Deaf Studies Community Center, 7 p.m. today, Panara Theatre

Late Night Breakfast: 10 p.m.– midnight today, Gracie’s

Open House: For prospective students, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. Nov. 10, Gordon Field House

Concert: RIT Orchestra, 3 p.m. Nov. 10, Allen Chapel

MathCrash: Math study session, 2–7 p.m. Nov. 11, Gosnell Hall, Bruce & Nora James Atrium

Information session: Computing and information sciences Ph.D. program, 5–6:30 p.m. Nov. 12, Golisano Hall, room 2500

Information session: Sustainability Ph.D. program and sustainable systems master’s program, 5:30–7 p.m. Nov. 12, Louise M. Slaughter Hall, room 2240

Part-time Study Connection: 5–7 p.m. Nov. 13, Bausch & Lomb Center

Flu shot clinic: For employees only, 7 a.m.–5 p.m. Nov. 14, Gordon Field House Reception Room

Reception: “Celebration of Research: Assistive Devices and Adaptive Technology,” sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research, 4–6 p.m. Nov. 16, Louise Slaughter Hall, room 2240

more events »

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