||February 14, 2013
John and Loriann Macko are one of more than 20 married couples at NTID. moreá╗
|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.
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.
Performing 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.
|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.
|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. moreá╗
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. moreá╗
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. moreá╗
|RIT in the News|
Designer Dailies Student Edition: Blair Prietz from RIT
Democrat and Chronicle
Free guide on business plans available for local tech companies
RIT's Venture Creations featured moreá╗
|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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