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May 2, 2013
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The robot TigerBot III can move like a human. more »
Imagine RIT
Students give new life to old books
A class of industrial design majors turned old library materials and other reclaimed materials into pieces of furniture. Their work will be on display at Imagine RIT. more »

Today’s Top Stories
Students design plans for entrepreneurship center
Katriel Pitts, Seth Gottlieb and Yevgeniy Parfilko were awarded $500 for their submission to the Design and Vision Competition for the Center for Urban Entrepreneurship. more »

Photo professor shares wife’s cancer journey
An exhibit representing Professor Willie Osterman’s documentation of his wife’s chemotherapy opens Friday at Visual Studies Workshop in Rochester. “ChemoToxic, I Am That,” which benefits Pluta Cancer Center Foundation, continues until June 9. more »

story photoLast month’s top news and videos
News about the winner of the Imagine RIT poster topped last month’s list of most popular RIT news stories. Check out all of April’s most popular stories. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: John Ward on Kodak
WROC-TV (channel 8) talks with business lecturer John Ward about Kodak, which announced Tuesday it has filed its Plan of Reorganization with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, initiating the process to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. watch video »

Featured Video
Sustainability Institute Hall
The newly dedicated home of the Golisano Institute for Sustainability represents the ultimate manifestation of RIT’s commitment to sustainability. A dedication was held in April. watch video »

For and About Alumni
story photoHow to make a project awesome
Erhardt Graeff ’06, ’07 (information technology, international studies) is a founding trustee of The Awesome Foundation, which provides small grants to projects that are, well, awesome. more »

Sports News
Men’s lacrosse places 12 on all-conference team
Twelve members of the men’s lacrosse team were named to the 2013 Liberty League Men’s Lacrosse All-Conference team. Jack Krzyston was named 2013 Liberty League Offensive Player of the Year and Pat Johnston was the 2013 Defensive Player of the Year, among other honors. more »

RIT in the News
Henrietta Post
RIT to host Innovation and Creativity Festival
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Columbia Journalism Review
It doesn’t add up
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
Speaker: “Check into a Startup: Life at a Succesful Startup,” Mike Singleton ’08, Foursquare, 2:30 p.m. today, Golisano Hall auditorium

Opening reception: “Bands on the Bricks: A Retrospective,” 4–8 p.m. today, RIT Museum

Mr. RIT: Male pageant benefits Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 7–9 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

Digital Humanities Speaker Series: “Even the Ugly Bits,” artist Katherine Behar, Baruch College, 8 p.m. today, Carlson Auditorium

Thursday Night Cinema: Pulp Fiction, 10 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

Gray Matter discussion series: “From Bullying to Guns: Where Is Safety?” noon May 3, Wallace Center Idea Factory

Induction ceremony: 2013 Innovation Hall of Fame, 5:30 p.m. May 3, Webb Auditorium (details)

Performance: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, 7:30 p.m. May 3 and 4, Panara Theatre

Performance: RIT Singers and RIT Orchestra, Haydn Mass in B-flat Harmoniemesse, 8 p.m. May 3, Hochstein School of Music Performance Hall, 50 N. Plymouth Ave., Rochester

Concert: Celebrating Eight Beat Measure’s 25th anniversary, 8 p.m. May 3, Ingle Auditorium

more events »

Baseball: St. John Fisher 8–2, RIT 4–0

more scores »

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