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March 15, 2013
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RIT’s United Way campaign kicked off Thursday with a carnival and prize auction. more »
Today’s Top Stories
RIT named a top video game design school
The B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences is one of the top schools to study video game design at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, according to new international rankings from The Princeton Review. more »

Digital Humanities speaker series launches March 21
The lecture series will examine the digitalization of the humanities and the ways that they have affected our relationships with science and technology. more »

Alumnus to address world’s energy paradigm
Patrick Meyer ’06 of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Energy Resources presents “How the U.S. Department of State is Transforming Energy Systems Abroad” on Wednesday. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Deadliest Space Weather
Physics professor Sukanya Chakrabarti talks about Jupiter’s Big Red Spot on The Weather Channel’s Deadliest Space Weather series. watch video »

Student Spotlight
story photoGraduate student sharing Native American language and culture
A Q&A with Benjamin Parker, applied and computational mathematics graduate student and president of the Native American Student Association. more »

Tiger Hockey
Steve Pinizzotto makes NHL debut
Former men’s hockey standout forward Steve Pinizzotto made his National Hockey League debut with the Vancouver Canucks against the Nashville Predators on Thursday. Pinizzotto joins Vancouver teammate Chris Tanev as the only former RIT players to suit up in an NHL contest. more »

RIT in the News
Rochester Business Journal
Roberts Communications wins ‘Best of Show’ at ADDY Awards
Student winners mentioned more »

Democrat and Chronicle
ADDY Awards: Roberts Communications wins Best of Show
Students Corrine Weber, Sarah Holden, Victoria Angie, Karen Hu, David Mitchell, Leslie Gil and Christina Salvas mentioned more »

Henrietta Post
RIT student radio station nominated for 2013 College Radio Woodie Award
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Democrat and Chronicle
Jordan Ruby showing his value to RIT
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Information Week
IT Age Discrimination: You're Not The Dinosaur
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

Vancouver Business Journal
WSU bringing hospitality program to Vancouver
Russell Brent ’97 (hotel and resort management), ’98 (service management) quoted more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Transfer Open House: until 3:30 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

Golisano College Dean’s Lecture Series: “Emotion Tracking for Memory, Health and Awareness,” Mary Czerwinski, ACM Distinguished Scientist, 1 p.m. today, Golisano Hall auditorium

Opening reception: “Time and Again: Photography by Tom Policano,” 4–8 p.m. today, Dyer Arts Center (exhibit runs through April 24)

Lecture: RIT National Press Photographers Association’s “What We Do” Show Guest Lectures, Aristide Economopoulos ’94, Alexander Daley-Clark, 7 p.m. today, Booth Hall, room 1420

CAB Friday Night Live: Irish dancing, 8 p.m. today, Al Davis Room

Indoor football: Roc City Thunder vs. West Virginia Badgers, 7:15 p.m. March 16, Gordon Field House

Knighthawks lacrosse: RIT Night: $10 tickets for students, faculty, staff, 7:30 p.m. March 16, Blue Cross Arena, Rochester

Film screening and discussion: RIT Faculty Speaker Film Series, Quartet, 6:40 p.m. March 18, discussion led by lecturer David Sluberski, The Little Theatre, Rochester, $5

Exhibit: African American Museum on Wheels, exhibit open 11 a.m.–5 p.m. March 19, keynote address at noon, SAU Fireside Lounge

Workshop: Demonstration of Teach2Connect resource for deaf/hard-of-hearing students, noon March 19, ASL & Deaf Culture Community Center, SAU

more events »

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