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February 14, 2013
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John and Loriann Macko are one of more than 20 married couples at NTID. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Maya Angelou visits campus March 25
RIT’s program commemorating Women’s History Month will feature “An Evening with Maya Angelou” at 4:30 p.m. March 25. The acclaimed poet will give a free talk. more »

Make room, Ritchie; RIT adopts the real thing
The university adopted two Amur tigers during a student trip to the Seneca Park Zoo Feb. 9. RIT became ZooParents at the Conservation Steward Level with a donation of $300 for the purchase of balls, ropes and treats for the felines. more »

Featured Video
story photoPerforming Arts at RIT: RIT Orchestra
The spotlight shines on the RIT Orchestra led by professor Michael Ruhling. The orchestra and other performing artists are featured in the February/March Athenaeum. watch video »

For and About Alumni
Graduate students making a difference
David Kelbe and Mirana Razafindramboa come from very different backgrounds, but their career goals are the same—help people create better lives for themselves. Their educational experiences as graduate students at RIT have shaped their perspectives on the importance of giving back. more »

The Tiger Beat Blog
An insider’s look at the Performing Arts at RIT
The cover story for the February/March edition of Athenaeum—“Performing Arts at RIT”—celebrates the passion, commitment and dedication of students and faculty who devote themselves to dance, music and drama, says editor Vienna McGrain. more »

Tiger Hockey
Women face Penn State in final home games
The women’s hockey team plays rival Penn State at 7:05 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Ritter Arena. The “Tiger Toss” fundraiser and senior night wrap up the regular season home games. more »

Sports News
Men’s track and field is No. 16 in national rankings
The men’s track and field team has moved into the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association national top 25 rankings. RIT jumped 38 spots to No. 16 after dominating the Liberty League Indoor Track and Field Championships last Saturday. more »

RIT in the News
Design Milk
Designer Dailies Student Edition: Blair Prietz from RIT
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Democrat and Chronicle
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RIT's Venture Creations featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Performing Arts and Acting II students’ final performances, 3–5 p.m. today, Dyer Arts Center

Blood drive: 10 a.m.–6 p.m. today and 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Feb. 15, SAU Fireside Lounge

Sweetheart Skate: Ice-skating, free hot chocolate and giveaways, 8–11 p.m. today, Ritter Arena

Thursday Night Cinema: Rent, 10 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

The Color Red: Featuring runway show, award ceremony and dance floor, part of Red Flag Campaign, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Feb. 15, SAU Davis Room

Information session: Executive MBA program, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. Feb. 15, Lowenthal Hall

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour: Films spotlight landscapes, action sports and cultures, 7 p.m. Feb. 16–18, Ingle Auditorium (details)

Math Crash: math study session, 2–7 p.m. Feb. 17, Gosnell Hall, Bruce and Nora James Atrium

End of Quarter S’Mores: Hosted by Residence Hall Association, 6–8 p.m. Feb. 18, outdoors near sundial

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