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May 1, 2013
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The Society of Software Engineers offers activities for everyone. more »
Imagine RIT
story photoSustainability for all ages
The “Eco-Fabulous: Homemade Science and Sustainability” exhibit at Imagine RIT features family-friendly sustainability “experiments” and activities that visitors can conduct at home. more »

Today’s Top Stories
story photoInvisible captioning is Next Big Idea
Four teams of students from NTID participated in the Next Big Idea competition. First place and $5,000 was awarded to the team that created an invisible captioning system. more »

story photoLive from RIT: ‘Bands on the Bricks’
“Bands on the Bricks: A Retrospective” features original concert posters, photographs and album covers documenting more than 60 concerts held at RIT since 1950. An opening reception will be held Thursday. more »

Gallery r showcases seniors’ work
The School for American Crafts BFA Exhibition will be showcased at Gallery r, 100 College Ave., from May 2 to 11. An opening reception will be held Friday. more »

Featured Video
story photoRIT Formula SAE Racing Team
The team will unveil the new racecar for the 2013 competition season at the Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival at 11 a.m. Saturday at Simone Circle. The racecar is entirely designed, manufactured and tested by the team. watch video »

Sports News
Women’s lacrosse places three on all-conference team
Shelby Vakiener was named Liberty League Player of the Year and was a first team selection in the 2013 Liberty League Women's Lacrosse All-Conference team. Sage Sarkis and Megan Henriksen were second team selections. more »

RIT in the News
In Saudi Arabia, advocating peaceful change leads to lengthy prison terms for two dissidents
Maha al Qahtani, second-year management information systems major, quoted more »

Henrietta Post
RIT to showcase work from student artists
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Immigration Reform Splits Tech Industry Afflicted by Outsourcing
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

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Upcoming Events
Big Shot Wrap-up Party: 4–6 p.m. today, Ritz Sports Zone

Opening reception: NTID Student Honors Exhibition, 4–6 p.m. today, Dyer Arts Center

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

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

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

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

Mr. RIT: Male pageant benefits Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 7–9 p.m. May 2, Ingle Auditorium

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

Thursday Night Cinema: Pulp Fiction, 10 p.m. May 2, Ingle Auditorium

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

more events »

Softball: Buffalo State 7–1, RIT 0–5

Baseball: Oswego 15–5, RIT 4–4

Women’s tennis: William Smith 7, RIT 2

more scores »

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