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April 30, 2013
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Elizabeth Olsson ’95 tries Persian Lime Chicken Burgers in a product development class. more »
Imagine RIT
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Is it possible for a staircase to violate the laws of physics by looping back into itself? See student Michael Lacanilao’s video series and Imagine RIT exhibit. more »

Today’s Top Stories
Conference offers new twist on teaching
This year’s Faculty Institute on Teaching and Learning, set for May 22, features four speakers who will talk about their experiences in “unlearning.” Registration is open until May 13. more »

New media, performance artist to visit Thursday
Katherine Behar presents “Even the Ugly Bits: Modeling Big Data” as part of the College of Liberal Arts’ Digital Humanities Distinguished Speaker Series. more »

RIT & RGHS Alliance
Rochester General, Unity pursue partnership
Rochester General Health System and Unity Health System have mutually agreed to pursue a formal partnership to create an integrated health care delivery system to improve quality and lower the cost of health care. RIT and RGHS collaborate on educational and research programs. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: ‘Spider-Man 2’ filming
WHEC-TV (channel 10) talks with film professor Kevin Lamark about the impact of Spider-Man 2 filming in downtown Rochester. watch video »

Sports News
Strong finish for men’s, women’s crew
The men’s and women’s crew teams had strong finishes in the 2013 Liberty League Rowing Championships on Sunday.

RIT in the News
Rochester Business Journal
Group announces recipients of design awards
Adam Stoker, architecture graduate student, featured more »

Catholic Courier
Seven new deacons to be ordained
David Kepler ’91 (electrical engineering technology) featured more »

‘Supersizing,’ marketing claims may have links to increased obesity
Guest essay by Amit Batabyal, the Arthur J. Gosnell Professor of Economics more »

Wayne Post
Garlock engineer introduces science of sealing to RIT students
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Upcoming Events
Opening reception: “Photography in Cuba,” 5–8 p.m. today, 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

Speaker: “From Hogeschool Utrecht to NTID: An Interpreter’s Perspective,” Lisanne Houkes, noon May 2, RIT ASL & Deaf Studies Community Center

Opening reception: “Bands on the Bricks: A Retrospective,” 4–8 p.m. May 2, RIT Museum

Digital Humanities Speaker Series: “Even the Ugly Bits,” artist Katherine Behar, Baruch College, 8 p.m. May 2, Carlson Auditorium

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

Speaker: “3-D Sketching and Analyzing In-vivo Chick Hearts,” Cindy Grimm, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Oregon State University, 1 p.m. May 3, Golisano Hall auditorium

more events »

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