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April 15, 2013
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About 300 people attended the dedication ceremony for Sustainability Institute Hall. more »
Today’s Top Stories
story photoRIT hosts bridge and canoe contest
More than 300 students from New York and Canada will participate in the concrete canoe and steel bridge design competitions April 18-20. more »

Alumnus discusses semiconductor industry trends
Anand Gopalan ’02, ’05, senior director of engineering for Rambus Inc., will be the featured presenter for the Kate Gleason College of Engineering Dean’s Alumni Speaker Series on Friday. more »

Symposium explores Russian literature, music, art
“From Russia With Love” on April 18 includes academic papers, roundtable discussions, musical performances, film screenings, stage productions and book and poetry readings. more »

Featured Video
RIT on TV: Sustainability Institute Hall
WROC-TV, YNN and WHAM-TV report on the opening of Sustainability Institute Hall, the new home of Golisano Institute for Sustainability. watch video »

Sports News
Strong weekend for men’s track and field
Senior distance runner Mike Kurvach led a strong men’s track and field contingent that raced at both the Bison Outdoor Classic, hosted by Bucknell University, and the Redhawk Invitational, hosted by Roberts Wesleyan, on Saturday. more »

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Sustainability Hall unveiled at RIT
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Democrat and Chronicle
Restaurants turn to smartphones, tablets for orders and more
Warren Sackler, associate professor hospitality and tourism management, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Greece’s Ridgemont Country Club sold to private investor
Jim Cucinelli ’68 (business administration) featured more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Yale’s Stu Wilson chases a hockey dream, just like his dad
Wayne Wilson, head coach, men’s hockey team, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Rochester an ‘unexpected city’ for high-tech innovation
RIT referenced more »

Henrietta Post
RIT to host Russian arts and culture symposium
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Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Information session: Adult and continuing education, 5:30 p.m. April 16, Bausch & Lomb Center

Workshop: Demonstration of Teach2Connect resource for deaf/hard-of-hearing students, noon April 17, ASL & Deaf Culture Community Center, SAU

Symposium: “From Russia with Love,” 8:30 a.m.–9 p.m. April 18, Campus Center, Reading Room, Bamboo Room, 1829 Room (details)

Poetry readings: English Professor John Roche, and visiting poet Jules Nyquist, 4 p.m. April 18, Shop One2

Conable Film Series: The Mermaid, 6:30 p.m. April 18, Student Life Center

Open house: For high school students, 9 a.m.–3 p.m. April 19, Gordon Field House

National Day of Silence: Raises awareness of bullying of LGBT community, information table 10 a.m.–2 p.m. April 19, Infinity Loop

more events »

Softball: RIT 9–7, Skidmore 1–11

Baseball: RPI 23–5, RIT 5–4

Men’s tennis: RIT 9, Bard 0 (April 13)

Women’s tennis: RIT 9, Bard 0 (April 13)

Men’s lacrosse: RIT 25, Vassar 3 (April 13)

more scores »

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