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April 5, 2013
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Researcher Rosalind Picard spoke about affective computing on April 4. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Learn more about TigerTerm
Faculty interested in learning more about offering and preparing a TigerTermSM course are invited to attend events set for April 18 and 19. more »

Saunders College announces Vanden Brul honoree
The E. Philip Saunders College of Business is honoring Morgan Management CEO Robert Morgan for his more than 30 years of business success in the Rochester community. more »

Program prepares veterans for culinary careers
A training program that teaches culinary skills to military veterans is a collaborative effort among many groups, including RIT’s Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies. Ten veterans graduate from the program today. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: St. Baldrick’s fundraiser
YNN (channel 9) reports on the St. Baldrick’s Foundation fundraiser in which participants shaved their heads to raise money for childhood cancer research. watch video »

Student Spotlight
story photoStudent has ‘formula’ for success
A Q&A with Brian Guenther, a fifth-year mechanical engineering student who is project manager of the RIT Formula SAE Racing Team. more »

RIT in the News
USA Today
Student jugglers create vibrant campus subculture
Peter LoVerso, third-year biotechnology major, and Jeff Peden, juggling club adviser, quoted more »

Henrietta Post
RIT students go bald for St. Baldrick’s
more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Officials will break ground on Rochester train station in August
Taylor Deer, student government president, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT prof Jon Schull to share tale of tech startup SoftLock
more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT’s Shelby Vakiener lives for sports
more »

Computerworld
H-1B demand this year will be fast, furious
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Open House: For accepted students, until 3 p.m. today, throughout campus

Award reception: Honoring top work in RIT Chapter of National Press Photographers Association’s juried exhibition “What We Do,” 5–8 p.m. today, Gannett Hall, second floor

Karen’s Walk and 5K Run: Benefits the Karen Decker Cardiomyopathy Fund, 9:30 a.m. April 6, Nathaniel Rochester Field (details)

Presentation: “Extreme Weather Trends, Climate Science and Public Opinion,” Kelly Klima, Carnegie Mellon University, 5:30 p.m. April 8, Campus Center Bamboo Room

Comedian: James Cunningham, 7 p.m. April 8, Ingle Auditorium

Award ceremony: Recognizing winners of 2013 Leadership Awards, noon April 10, Ingle Auditorium

Tournées French Film Festival: Les Hommes Libres (Free Men), 6:30 p.m. April 10, Liberal Arts Hall, room 205

Poetry readings: Dane Gordon, poet and professor emeritus, Department of Philosophy, and Catherine Faurot, poet and visiting professor in College of Liberal Arts, 4 p.m. April 11, Shop One 2

Conference: Northeast Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Conference, April 12–14 (details)

more events »

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