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February 21, 2013
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Engineering students repurposed old cribs at Margaret’s House into easels. more »
Today’s Top Stories
RIT launches Albert J. Simone Innovation Series
The speaker series aims to introduce the investment and business community to innovative and entrepreneurial research being conducted by RIT’s faculty. more »

Computing security chair receives award from IBM
Sylvia Perez-Hardy, an associate professor and chair of the Department of Computing Security, received a $25,000 Faculty Award from IBM in recognition of efforts to update and expand B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences’ offerings in computing security education. more »

Green team goes dashing through the snow
The new Clean Snowmobile team will compete in its first national event March 4–9 at the SAE Collegiate Design Series International Clean Snowmobile Challenge in Michigan. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Cybersecurity Threats
WHAM-TV (channel 13) talks with Andy Meneely, an associate professor of computing security, about the recent boom in cybersecurity vulnerabilities. watch video »

For and About Alumni
Behind the lens on iconic America
The names of people that Ralph Amdursky ’35 (photography) has photographed read like a list of “who’s who” throughout American history in the 20th century: Franklin D. Roosevelt, John F. Kennedy, Walt Disney and Benny Goodman, to name a few. more »

Tiger Hockey
Women wrap up regular season at Mercyhurst
The women’s hockey team finishes the 2012–2013 regular season with games Friday and Saturday against Mercyhurst University. more »

Sports News
Swimming and diving championships under way
The men’s team sits seventh out of 14 teams at the 2013 Upper New York State College Swimming Association Championships with 98 team points. The women’s team is eighth out of 15 teams with 109 team points.

RIT in the News
Henrietta Post
Putting a twist on local art
Lucien Casartelli ’93 (woodworking and furniture design) featured more »

British versions of NFL logos are inspired, amusing … and we talk with the guy who created them
David Rappoccio ’10 (film and video) featured more »

The Recorder
Area builder develops eco-kits for DIY homes
Noah Grunberg ’89 (industrial design) featured more »

The Business Review
TU: Print investment will pay, even in digital era
Chris Bondy, Gannett Distinguished Professor, quoted (page 3) more »

Graphic Arts Magazine
RIT Press publishes fascinating book on history of photographic printing
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Seven Days
Talking Hands: Elizabeth Bjerke, American Sign Language Interpreter
Elizabeth Bjerke ’99 (educational interpreting) featured more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Peace Partners Massage: until 4 p.m. today, Global Village, room 2290 (register)

Senior projects: Collaborative senior projects from new media design and new media interactive development, 2–5 p.m. today, University Gallery

True Networking Thursdays: Featuring keynote speaker dt ogilvie, dean, E. Philip Saunders College of Business, 5:30 p.m. today, SAU Fireside Lounge

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

Performance: All Eyes and Ears, featuring RIT 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

Classes resume: March 4

Memorial service: For Edline Chun, adjunct professor in the School of Media Sciences, 4:30 p.m. March 5, Interfaith Chapel, reception to follow in Skalny Room

more events »

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