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May 3, 2013
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A reception is today for the School for American Crafts BFA Exhibition at Gallery r. more »
Imagine RIT
story photoUntying the secret of Celtic knots
Fourth-year math major Benjamin Liu wrote a computer program to produce Celtic knots, and visitors to Imagine RIT can try it out. more »

Today’s Top Stories
RIT inducts next class into Innovation Hall of Fame
Six men and women will be inducted into the 2013 RIT Innovation Hall of Fame on Friday, and they will hold a panel discussion during Imagine RIT on Saturday. more »

Eight Beat Measure celebrates 25 years
The all-male a cappella group is hosting its annual spring show, Chill Beats, tonight in conjunction with its alumni weekend. more »

STAR Awards recognize student leaders
The annual event, sponsored by RIT’s Multicultural Center for Academic Success, showcases the academic achievements of its students and their contributions to campus groups. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Alumnus designs spire for One World Trade Center
WHAM-TV (channel 13) reports on alumnus Thomas Trytek ’91, who helped design and build the spire for One World Trade Center. watch video »

Featured Video
RIT on TV: Imagine RIT preview
WROC-TV (channel 8), WHAM-TV (channel 13) and WHEC-TV (channel 10) all came to the Gordon Field House on Thursday morning to get a glimpse of some of the exhibits for Saturday’s Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival. watch video »

Student Spotlight
Animals, mobile gaming inspire Imagine RIT exhibit
A Q&A with Rebecca Vessal, third-year game design and development major whose iOS game Petathon will be available to visitors to play at Imagine RIT. more »

Sports News
Softball standouts earn All-Liberty League honors
Sarah Wolcott and Amanda Cook were first team selections, while Kelsey McManus earned second team honors. Brittany Griffin and Alissa Dixon garnered honorable mention accolades. more »

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Local companies turning to responsive design
Daniel Bogaard, associate professor of information technology, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT to induct 6 in Innovation Hall of Fame Friday
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Democrat and Chronicle
Imagine RIT event to showcase innovation, creativity
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Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Performance: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, 7:30 p.m. today and May 4, Panara Theatre

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

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

Imagine RIT: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. May 4, throughout campus

SCCA Autocross Event: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. May 5, G, H and F lots

5K RIT Color Run: Benefits the Trevor Project and the Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley, 10:30 a.m. May 5 (details)

Microelectronic Engineering Conference: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. May 7, Xerox Auditorium

J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge: Register by 5 p.m. May 7, race is 7 p.m. May 21

Award ceremony: Eisenhart Award, Provost’s Award, Outstanding Teaching Award, Trustees Scholarship Award and more, 4 p.m. May 7, Ingle Auditorium

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