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January 7, 2013
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Construction on the Gene Polisseni Center has begun. more »
Today’s Top Stories
story photoRIT to host arena football
ROC City Thunder, New York’s only professional indoor football team, will play its home games at the Gordon Field House this year. more »

Tips for sticking to New Year’s resolutions
Joseph Baschnagel, assistant professor of psychology, offers some ideas for setting—and keeping—New Year’s resolutions. more »

Top stories from December
Check out the most popular stories and videos from last month, including news about the Run the Gauntlet scavenger hunt game. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Social Media and Potential Employers
WHAM-TV (channel 13) talks with social media expert Mike Johansson, a lecturer in the Department of Communication, about the power social media plays in landing a job. watch video »

Tiger Hockey
Men split weekend; women sweep Robert Morris
The men’s hockey team rallied to defeat St. Lawrence 4-3 on Friday but fell short on Saturday. The women’s hockey team beat Robert Morris 2-1 on Friday and Saturday. RIT moves into second place in the league standings.

Sports News
Men’s basketball loses at Oswego State
The men's basketball team dropped its second straight game, losing at Oswego State 63-59 on Saturday. Junior Eric Travis paced the Tigers with career-high 23 points and 11 rebounds. Jameel Balenton added 16 points for the Tigers. more »

RIT in the News
USA Today
How some criminals get legal firearms
John Klofas, professor of criminal justice, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Landsat 8 satellite a new eye in sky for RIT
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Democrat and Chronicle
Holiday shopping winds down
Eugene Fram, professor emeritus, E. Philip Saunders College of Business, quoted more »

The Wall Street Journal
After Sandy Hook, should violent video games call a cease-fire?
Evan Selinger, associate professor of philosophy, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
Open house: Graduate Studies, until 2 p.m. today, Bausch & Lomb Center

Information session: National Science Foundation’s Grant Proposal Guide, 2 p.m. Jan. 8, Louise Slaughter Hall, room 2220

Informational webinar: What’s new and how to get involved in Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival, 3 p.m. Jan. 9 (click to join)

Provost’s Town Hall Meeting: Policy B2.0, Charter of Academic Governance, 8:30 a.m. Jan. 10, University Gallery

Student Government Town Hall Meeting: 7 p.m. Jan. 10, Ingle Auditorium

Thursday Night Cinema: The Patriot, 10 p.m. Jan. 10, Ingle Auditorium

more events »

Men’s hockey: St. Lawrence 4, RIT 3 (Jan. 5)

Women’s hockey: RIT 2, Robert Morris 1 (Jan. 5)

Men’s basketball: Oswego 63, RIT 59 (Jan. 5)

Men’s hockey: RIT 4, St. Lawrence 3 (Jan. 4)

Women’s hockey: RIT 2, Robert Morris 1 (Jan. 4)

more scores »

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