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April 29, 2013
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The Macklemore and Ryan Lewis concert on Sunday was sold out. more »
Imagine RIT
story photoPlanes, drivetrains and automobiles
Engineering students showcase a radio-controlled aircraft, the RIT Formula SAE Racecar and other vehicle technologies at Imagine RIT. more »

Today’s Top Stories
Professors named Engineers of Distinction
Santosh Kurinec of the Kate Gleason College of Engineering and Maureen Valentine of the College of Applied Science and Technology were recognized as Rochester Engineers of Distinction by the Rochester Engineering Society. more »

Saunders College hosts marketing lecture
Dwight Gould ’72, CEO of Aviatech LLC, will discuss “From Billboards to Blogs: A Journey of Marketing Innovation” as part of the 2013 J. Warren McClure Lecture in Marketing on Thursday. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Young Entrepreneurs Academy
WHAM-TV (channel 13) reports from the 2013 Young Entrepreneurs Academy competition, sponsored by the E. Philip Saunders College of Business. Previous winner Jason Shanley, a second-year business management major, started a business through YEA. watch video »

Sports News
Men’s lacrosse earns season title
The men’s lacrosse team held on to beat St. Lawrence University 9-8 in the regular season finale on Saturday. With the win, RIT wins the Liberty League regular season title for the second straight year. more »

RIT in the News
Far Future Of The Living Room
Josh Owen, associate professor of industrial design, quoted more »

The Huffington Post
A Launching Pad for Innovation
Guest essay by Bill Destler, president more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Solutions: Reaching out to those in need
Bill Destler, president, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Students show power that words wield at poetry slam
Stephanie Paredes, Coordinator Cultural & Programmatic Initiatives, Office for Diversity and Inclusion, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Young Entrepreneur Academy's scholarship competition returns
Jason Shanley, second-year business management major, featured more »

Advanced Video Processing Could Help Law Enforcement
Eli Saber, professor of electrical and microelectronic engineering, and David Messinger, associate research professor of imaging science, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
Award ceremony: Eisenhart Award, Provost’s Award, Outstanding Teaching Award, 4 p.m. May 7, Ingle Auditorium, reception follows (RSVP by today)

Blood drive: Until 4 p.m. today and 9 a.m.–4 p.m. April 30, Fireside Lounge, SAU

Presentation: Lilly Ledbetter, women’s and civil rights activist, noon today, Ingle Auditorium

Ceramics demonstration: With visiting artist Christa Assad, 2–4 p.m. today and 9 a.m.–noon April 29, Booth Hall, ceramics studio

Opening reception: “Photography in Cuba,” 5–8 p.m. April 30, University Gallery

Gosnell Lecture Series: “Corruption and the Role of Middlemen,” Jyoti Khanna, Colgate University, 11 a.m. May 1, Carlson Auditorium

Big Shot Wrap-up Party: 4–6 p.m. May 1, Ritz Sports Zone

Open house: Shop One2, 4–7 p.m. May 1, Global Village

more events »

Baseball: Vassar 8–0, RIT 4–20

Baseball: Vassar 9–5, RIT 0–4 (April 27)

Softball: RIT 5–10, Nazareth 2–1 (April 27)

Men’s lacrosse: RIT 9, St. Lawrence 8 (April 27)

Women’s lacrosse: RIT 17, Clarkson 16 (April 27)

Men’s tennis: Rensselaer 5, RIT 1 (April 27)

more scores »

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