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March 11, 2013
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RIT celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8 with a tulip giveaway. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Symposium examines liberal arts, business connection
The “Kern Symposium on Liberal Arts and Business” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday in Student Innovation Hall will look at the role of liberal arts in business and how a liberal arts education prepares graduates. more »

Commuter Spirit Week begins today
Sponsored by the newly formed Association for Commuter Engagement, the week will include events, seminars, prizes, food and more, all for free. more »

Saunders students help with tax preparation
Students from the E. Philip Saunders College of Business are joining other students across campus to volunteer their services at C.A.S.H. (Creating Assets, Savings, and Hope) Super Site locations across Monroe County for the 2013 tax season. more »

Tiger Hockey
Men advance, women end historic season
The men’s team advanced to the Atlantic Hockey Quarterfinals for the sixth straight season. They face Niagara University Friday. The women’s team lost to Syracuse 2-1 in overtime, ending the first season at the Division I level.

Sports News
Distance medley relay team earns honors
The men’s distance medley relay team placed seventh, earning All-American accolades at the 2013 NCAA Division III Championships on Friday in Naperville, Ill. more »

RIT in the News
Bangor Daily News
Students team up to stop computer hackers at UMaine competition
RIT’s team takes top honors more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT routs AIC to sweep series
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Democrat and Chronicle
For UR, federal budget battle carries high stakes
RIT referenced more »

Henrietta Post
RIT to host Kern Symposium on Liberal Arts and Business
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Rochester Business Journal
RIT to hold symposium on interaction between liberal arts, business
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Diverse Issues in Higher Education
Who’s in Charge?
Kevin McDonald, vice president for diversity and inclusion, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Erich Lehman embraces his redesigned life
Erich Lehman, premedia facilities coordinator, School of Print Media, featured more »

Standing Room Only: The Vignelli Subway Map
RIT Press book featured more »

Democrat and Chronicle
3D printing revolution at hand
Denis Cormier, the Earl W. Brinkman Professor of Machining and Manufacturing, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
Conference: “Treating Family Violence as a Contagious Disease,” until 4 p.m. today, RIT Inn & Conference Center

You Are Not Alone: Voices of Survivors of Violence: Featuring artwork, poetry, music, film, speakers and panel discussion, until 3 p.m. today, Bamboo Room

Commuter Spirit Week: Kickoff event features resource fair and giveaways, until 3 p.m. today, SAU Fireside Lounge

Award presentation: Honoring recipients of Alfred L. Davis Public Service Awards, 4 p.m. March 12, Ingle Auditorium

Community Service Fair: Hosted by RIT Leadership Institute & Community Service Center, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. March 13, SAU Lobby

United Way Carnival: Games, prizes, cotton candy and popcorn, 11 a.m.–3 p.m. March 14, SAU Lobby

Engineering Dean’s Alumni Speaker Series: “Your Competitive Advantage? Data Superhero!” Jim Swift ’88, Cortera Inc., 1 p.m. March 14, Xerox Auditorium

Thursday Night Cinema: The Perks of Being a Wallflower, 10 p.m. March 14, Ingle Auditorium

Transfer Open House: 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. March 15, Ingle Auditorium

Gray Matter discussion series: “Age in the Age of Technology: Are Professors Obsolete?” noon March 15, Wallace Center Idea Factory

more events »

Men’s lacrosse: RIT 25, Keuka College 5 (March 9)

Men’s hockey: RIT 7, American International 1 (March 9)

Women’s hockey: Syracuse 2, RIT 1 (OT) (March 8)

Men’s hockey: RIT 2, American International 1 (March 8)

more scores »

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