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February 18, 2013
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Students traveled to Dubai to meet with professionals from the Palace Hotel. more »
Today’s Top Stories
RIT selected as a ‘Sustainable 16’ finalist
The second-annual Environmental March Madness tournament rewards excellence in environmental academics and sustainability. more »

Faculty Speakers Film Series continues tonight
The RIT Faculty Speaker Film Series at The Little Theatre takes place at 6:40 p.m. today with the widely acclaimed thriller Side Effects. Visiting lecturer Johannes Bockwoldt will lead a discussion after the film. more »

Global News
story photoStudents experience behind-the-scenes operations in Dubai
As part of an annual study abroad program sponsored by the School of International Hospitality and Service Innovation, RIT students spent a week in Dubai visiting world-class luxury hotels, businesses and tourist sites. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Astrophysicist talks about Russian meteor
WHEC-TV (channel 10) talks with David Principe, an astrophysicist Ph.D. student, about the recent meteor explosion in Russia. watch video »

Tiger Hockey
Successful stretch for men, women
The men’s hockey team swept Mercyhurst, winning 5-3 on Saturday and 3-2 on Friday. The women’s team shut out Penn State 4-0 on Saturday and won 3-1 on Friday.

Sports News
Men’s, women’s basketball split weekend
The men’s basketball team closed out the regular season with a 77-63 loss on Senior Day at Clark Gym. The women’s team wrapped up the regular season in style, defeating Clarkson University 69-59 on Saturday.

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
School officials: Obama’s College Scorecard off the mark
Bill Destler, president, quoted more »

The Huffington Post
The President’s New College Scorecard
Guest essay by Bill Destler, president more »

Democrat and Chronicle
It’s MAGIC: RIT creates digital media research center
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Rochester Business Journal
RIT opens new digital media center
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Henrietta Post
RIT scientists comment on meteor explosion
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Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
End of Quarter S’Mores: Hosted by Residence Hall Association, 6–8 p.m. today, outdoors near sundial

Men’s hockey: RIT vs. Air Force, 7 p.m. Feb. 22 and 23, Ritter Arena

Performance: All Eyes and Ears, featuring professors Joe Geigel, Michelle Harris, Susan Lakin and Marla Schweppe, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 23, University of Rochester River Campus, Wilson Commons

Winter/Spring Break: Feb. 24–March 3

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Men’s hockey: RIT 5, Mercyhurst 3 (Feb. 16)

Women’s hockey: RIT 4, Penn State 0 (Feb. 16)

Men’s basketball: Clarkson 77, RIT 63 (Feb. 16)

Women’s basketball: RIT 69, Clarkson 59 (Feb. 16)

Wrestling: Oneonta State 34, RIT 12 (Feb. 16)

more scores »

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