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February 7, 2013
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Students perused caps, gowns, frames and rings at the Graduation Fair. more »
Today’s Top Stories
‘With Fire’ celebrates artist Richard Hirsch
Author Scott Meyer explores the life of RIT professor and ceramic artist Richard Hirsch, in his book With Fire: A Life Between Chance and Design, published by RIT’s Cary Graphic Arts Press. more »

Program gives high school juniors research experience
Area high school juniors compete for summer internships at the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science. Students work on research topics varying from space weather to ultrasound imaging. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Social Media Expert Discusses Snap Chat
WHAM-TV (channel 13) reports on the growing number of people using Snap Chat. The report features students and social media expert Mike Johansson, a lecturer of communication at RIT. watch video »

For and About Alumni
A Tiger habitat at GlobalFoundries
Nearly 35 alumni work at GlobalFoundries in Malta, N.Y. Robert Pearson, microelectronic engineering program director at the Kate Gleason College of Engineering, met with alumni who are now high-level managers and executives with the company. more »

Tiger Hockey
Men play league contests at Robert Morris
The men’s hockey team jockeys with Robert Morris for positioning in the Atlantic Hockey Association standings. The teams face off Friday and Saturday. more »

RIT in the News
The Buffalo News
Schools compete in computer programming contest
Paul T. Tymann, chairman of the computer science department, quoted more »

The Huffington Post
The 'Superb Owl' Party and Other Nonsense
Guest blog by Bill Destler, president of RIT more »

Rochester Business Journal
It's time to get rid of the nation's debt ceiling
Guest essay by Amit Batabyal, the Arthur J. Gosnell Professor of Economics more »

Inside Higher Ed
Gallaudet presidents discuss legacy of 'Deaf President Now' 25 years later
Former NTID Presidents and Deans and Vice Presidents of RIT T. Alan Hurwitz and Robert Davila featured more »

Vancouver Courier
Canucks: Hard-edged Pinizzotto waits in wings
Former Tiger Steve Pinizzotto celebrates teammate's NHL goal more »

Henrietta Post
RIT to host information session for continuing education candidates
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Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Army ROTC Leaders’ Stakes: Cadets will perform exercise with training weapons, 2–4 p.m. today, throughout campus

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

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

Conable Film Series: The Lives of Others, 6:30 p.m. today, Campus Center, room 2610

Performance: The Royal Hunt of the Sun, 7:30 p.m. today through Feb. 9, 2 p.m. Feb. 10, Panara Theatre

Thursday Night Cinema: Second Hand Lions, 10 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

Blood drive: 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Feb. 8, SAU Fireside Lounge

Gray Matter discussion series: “Politics, Marriage and Tradition,” noon Feb. 8, Wallace Center Idea Factory

Skate for the Cure: Women’s hockey game vs. Syracuse, benefits CURE Childhood Cancer Association, 7:05 p.m. Feb. 8, Ritter Arena

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