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February 5, 2013
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Comedian Joel McHale performed as part of Freezefest weekend. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Professor named Fellow of Optical Society of America
Bruce Smith, director of the microsystems engineering program, was recognized for his work in nanolithography and the education of engineers in micro- and nano-technology. more »

Fonzworth Bentley to host Tribute event
TV personality, musician and author Fonzworth Bentley will open the annual cultural showcase on Feb. 10. more »

Global News
story photoACMT student honored by Google, Facebook
Josip Franjković has won multiple prizes from the companies for discovering security errors. more »

Featured Video
story photoBig Shot Hype During Cowboys Pre-Game Show
Cowboys Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, will be the subject of the 28th Big Shot photo project on March 23. Announcers talked about the project in the stadium before the Cowboys’ last regular season home game on Dec. 23. watch video »

Featured Video
Former Tiger Tanev scores first NHL goal
Former RIT defenseman Chris Tanev scored his first NHL goal with 19 seconds left in overtime to lift the Vancouver Canucks to a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday. Watch the goal and post-game interview.

Tiger Hockey
Tanev’s OT goal lifts Canucks to win
Chris Tanev played for RIT during the 2009–2010 season, helping lead the Tigers to the NCAA Frozen Four. He signed with Vancouver on May 30, 2010. more »

Sports News
Seniors named track athletes of the week
Mike Kurvach of the men’s track and field team was named the Liberty League Indoor Track Athlete of the Week and Natalie May of the women’s team was named Liberty League Women’s Indoor Track Performer of the Week.

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Former RIT star Chris Tanev scores his first NHL goal
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Rochester Business Journal
Buffalo company eyes launch of (585) magazine
Mike Johansson, lecturer in communication, quoted more »

News India Times
Indians and Immigration reform: An American ‘DREAM’
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

Alaska Star
Changing gears
Capt. Michael Carvelli ’06 (civil engineering technology) featured more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Global Conversations: Faculty-led discussion on Fulbright experiences in teaching and research around the world, 1 p.m. today, SAU 1829 Room

Conable Lecture Series: “Biography of the Seneca Language,” Wallace Chafe and Marianne Mithun, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2 p.m. today, Golisano Hall auditorium

Graduation Fair: 11 a.m.–2 p.m. Feb. 6, Fireside Lounge

Open House: Ombuds Office, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Feb. 6, SAU room 1110/1114

Talk: “Cross-Media Storytelling: Using Modern Media to Create the Character-Driven Narrative,” Brenda Anne Kenneally, photojournalist, 6 p.m. Feb. 6, Carlson Auditorium

ASL Lecture Series: “The Hidden Treasure of Black ASL,” Joseph Hill, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, noon Feb. 7, CSD Student Development Center, room 1310

Engineering Dean’s Alumni Speaker Series: Larry Getman ’89, Xilinx, 1 p.m. Feb. 7, Xerox Auditorium

Army ROTC Leaders’ Stakes: Cadets will perform exercise with training weapons, 2–4 p.m. Feb. 7, throughout campus

Reception: In honor of principal investigators, 3:30–5:30 p.m. Feb. 7, University Gallery

Hale Lecture Series: “How to Teach Ethics to Business People,” Colin Mathers, 4 p.m. Feb. 7, Eastman Hall, room 2000

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