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April 23, 2013
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Students organized a walk Friday to take a stand against sexual violence. more »
Imagine RIT
story photoAstroDance blends science, art
The innovative multimedia performance that uses dance to tell the story of black holes and gravitational pull of particles in the universe will be performed at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Imagine RIT. more »

Today’s Top Stories
story photoMaya Angelou visit canceled
The renowned poet and author’s rescheduled visit to RIT on April 30 has been canceled due to illness. Campus officials plan to contact all registrants with the cancellation notice. more »

RIT wins national cyber defense competition
After being bested in the finals for two years in a row, RIT won the first-place trophy for the first time ever at the 2013 National Cyber Collegiate Defense Competition. more »

It’s not too late to ‘Live United’
Electronic pledging is available through April to RIT employees and retirees to support the 2013 United Way Campaign. more »

Tiger Hockey
Men announce 2012–2013 award winners
Senior forward Jeff Smith garnered three individual honors, while classmate Chris Saracino earned a pair of individual honors as the men’s hockey team announced its 2012–2013 team award winners on Saturday. more »

Sports News
Athletes earn weekly honors
Amanda Cook of the softball team, distance runner Mike Kurvach and Eddie Kiesa of the men’s lacrosse team received Liberty League player of the week honors.

RIT in the News
The Seattle Times
US immigration bill could slow Indian outsourcers
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

USA Today
Senators try to find balance in immigration debate
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

IT companies may be fall guy in work visa debate
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Students blog on Imagine RIT festival
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Democrat and Chronicle
Guest essay: Will you dare to take a stand?
RIT referenced more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Author Kathy Johncox to read tales about food
Kathy Johncox, communications, marketing and multimedia services specialist, NTID, featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Global Conversations: Faculty-led discussion on experiences in teaching and research in the Middle East and Turkey, 1 p.m. today, SAU 1829 Room

Seminar: Fire safety education program, 7 p.m. April 24, Carlson Auditorium

Performing Artists Concert Series: “Old Wine, New Bottles,” featuring the Rod Blumenau Quartet and saxophonist Doug Stone, 8 p.m. April 24, Ingle Auditorium

SpringFest: April 25–28, throughout campus (details)

Engineering Dean’s Alumni Speaker Series: Lee Jones ’94, Nuventix Inc., 1 p.m. April 25, Xerox Auditorium

College of Liberal Arts Reception and Lecture Series: “Seeing Underground: An Exploration of the Visual Culture of American Mining Engineering,” Eric Nystrom, 4 p.m. April 25, Campus Center Rea

Film screening: United in Anger: A History of ACT UP, followed by discussion with director Jim Hubbard, 7 p.m. April 25, Liberal Arts Hall, room A205

Performance: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, 7:30 p.m. April 25–27 and May 3–4, 2 p.m. April 28, Panara Theatre

Performance: The Rimers of Eldritch, 8 p.m. April 26 and 27, 2 p.m. April 28, Ingle Auditorium

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