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March 4, 2013
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Students from 50 high schools participated in the annual FIRST Robotics competition. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Shark Tank competition returns Wednesday
Shark Tank is back—and six teams of RIT students will compete for the opportunity to turn their business start-up dreams into reality. more »

RIT celebrates International Women’s Day March 8
From noon to 2 p.m., RIT will host a tulip giveaway in the Student Alumni Union lobby honoring the contributions of women on campus and around the world. more »

Top RIT news stories and videos for February
Coverage of alumni’s work on Oscar-winning film topped last month’s list of top RIT news stories and videos. Check out all of February’s most popular stories. more »

Featured Video
story photoFebruary Break at RIT
Here’s what you missed on campus last week while you were away. watch video »

The Tiger Beat Blog
Glad to be at RIT
Get to know Ellen Rosen, director of University News Services, who joined the team three months ago. more »

Tiger Hockey
Women head to semifinals
Senior captain Kim Schlattman scored 47 seconds into overtime to lift the women’s hockey team to a 3-2 victory over Penn State on Saturday, advancing the team to the semifinals of the College Hockey America Tournament. more »

Sports News
Basketball standout named to Good Works Team
Junior forward Kayla Wheeler of the women’s basketball team has been selected to the 2013 Allstate Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Good Works Team. The award recognizes student-athletes who have made contributions in volunteerism and civic involvement. more »

RIT in the News
Brighton-Pittsford Post
RIT celebrates International Women’s Day March 8
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RIT is a great addition to a new division
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Democrat and Chronicle
Controversy surrounds Paolo Pellegrin’s prize-winning Magnum photo
Loret Steinberg, associate professor of photographic arts and sciences, quoted more »

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Helmets, now common on Minn. slopes, have limits
Jasper Shealy, professor emeritus, Kate Gleason College of Engineering, quoted more »

Daily Local News
Downingtown grad Scott Vosbury is Oscar winner
Scott Vosbury '04 (film and animation) featured more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
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

Passport Drive: Apply for passport book, passport card or renewal, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. March 6, SAU Fireside Lounge

Shark Tank competition: Six student teams compete to win seed money for business start-up ideas, 6–9 p.m. March 6, Student Innovation Hall

Thursday Night Cinema: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, 10 p.m. March 7, Ingle Auditorium

Tulip giveaway: In recognition of International Women’s Day, noon–2 p.m. March 8, SAU Lobby

more events »

Wrestling: Regional Qualifier at Ohio Northern, 15th of 16 (March 2)

Men’s track/field: ECAC Championship, 4th of 52 teams (March 2)

Men’s hockey: Canisius 4, RIT 2 (March 2)

Women’s hockey: RIT 3, Penn State 2 (OT) (March 2)

Men’s hockey: Canisius 6, RIT 5 (March 1)

Women’s hockey: RIT 1, Penn State 0 (March 1)

more scores »

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