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January 28, 2013
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Today’s Top Stories
NTID professor receives Four Presidents Award
Stephanie Polowe, a professor in the Cultural and Creative Studies Department at NTID, has been named 2013 recipient of the Four Presidents Distinguished Public Service Award. Abubakar Ali, an RIT/NTID student, was named recipient of the Bruce R. James ’64 Distinguished Service Award. more »

Business students lead Adirondack Cup
A team of students from the E. Philip Saunders College of Business is ahead of its competitors—17 schools from across the Northeast—in the mock portfolio competition. more »

Forensic Document Examiners Seminar set for April
RIT will host a highly specialized seminar from April 23 to 26 to help forensic document examiners successfully identify fraudulent documents. more »

RIT & RGHS Alliance
Rochester General strengthens ties with Batavia center
Rochester General Health System and United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia are finalizing details of an expanded affiliation. RIT and RGHS collaborate on educational and research programs. more »

Tiger Hockey
Mixed results for men’s, women’s teams
The men’s hockey team’s four-game unbeaten streak was snapped Saturday with a 6-4 loss to Niagara University. The men tied Niagara at 3 on Friday. The women’s team tied Robert Morris at 2 on Saturday, then won 2-0 on Sunday.

Sports News
Diver breaks school record
John Tellgren broke the 1-meter championship record at the Dick Comanzo Memorial Invitational hosted by Ithaca on Sunday. more »

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Book shares stories from Rochester-area veterans of the Battle of the Bulge
Michael Riordan, director, Open Publishing Lab, featured more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Risk brings sweet reward for ice wine makers
Lorraine Hems, lecturer in hospitality, tourism and nutrition management, quoted more »

The Huffington Post
What Sci-Fi Can Teach Us About the Present and Future of Information
Guest essay by Evan Selinger, associate professor of philosophy more »

You Can’t Hide From Facebook Graph Search
Evan Selinger, associate professor of philosophy, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
Saunders Spirit Week: Featuring sumo wrestling noon–5 p.m. today and dodgeball 5–7 p.m. today (click for details)

Expressions of King’s Legacy Celebration: Keynote speaker Julianne Malveaux, noon today, Ingle Auditorium

Performance: The Meeting, part of Expressions of King’s Legacy Celebration, 4 p.m. today, Panara Theatre

Concert: 3 Mo’ Tenors, part of Expressions of King’s Legacy Celebration, 7 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

Army ROTC Ruck March: Cadets will perform exercise with training weapons, between 5:15–8 a.m. Jan. 29, outer loop

Conference: “Journalism’s Leading Questions: The Future of Collaboration and Innovation,” 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Jan. 29, Campus Center room 2610 (details)

Open Administration Series: University Cost-Containment Programs, 3 p.m. Jan. 29, Ingle Auditorium

more events »

Women’s hockey: RIT 2, Robert Morris 0

Wrestling: RIT 45, Mount Saint Vincent 3

Men’s hockey: Niagara 6, RIT 4 (Jan. 26)

Women’s hockey: RIT 2, Robert Morris 2 (Jan. 26)

Men’s basketball: RIT 64, Bard 57 (Jan. 26)

Women’s basketball: RIT 75, Bard 50 (Jan. 26)

more scores »

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