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May 14, 2013
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School for American Crafts students showcased their projects during “Walkthrough.” more »
Today’s Top Stories
RIT hosts 2013 Baja World Challenge
The RIT Baja team will host national and international collegiate teams at the 2013 Baja World Challenge June 7-9 at RIT and at Hogback Hill in Palmyra, N.Y. more »

Engineering projects recognized at conference
Three teams from the Kate Gleason College of Engineering will be attending the American Society of Mechanical Engineering 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference in June. more »

RIT contest spawns next generation of wordsmiths
Are you a techista? Rochester-area high school students submitted new words and their corresponding definitions for a Department of Communication contest. more »

Newsmakers
Mark Wambach, assistant professor in NTID’s Information and Computing Studies Department, received the 2013 Capacity Building Award from AccessComputing in January in Portland, Ore. more »

Sports News
Women’s crew earns medal at regatta
After a four-year absence in attending the prestigious Dad Vail Regatta, the women’s crew squad got back on the medal stand, earning a bronze medal on Saturday. more »

RIT in the News
The New York Times
Some Countries Lobby for More in Race for Visas
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, quoted more »

National Public Radio
How High-Tech Workers Fit Into Immigration Reform
Ron Hira, associate professor of public policy, featured more »

The Hearing Review
Forget Google Glasses. Invisible Captioning Is the Next Big Idea
NTID’s Next Big Idea competition featured more »

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Upcoming Events
MFA Walkthrough: For School of Photographic Arts and Sciences, 1:30–3 p.m. today, Gannett Hall, fourth floor

Senior Class Toast: For all graduating students, 4:30–6 p.m. May 16, Ritter Ice Arena

Academic Convocation: Commencement speaker Alex Kipman ’01, Microsoft executive, 2 p.m. May 17, Gordon Field House

Commencement ceremonies: Check online for times and locations, May 17 and 18

J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge: 7 p.m. May 21, Andrews Drive

Staff Appreciation Day: Includes lunch, photo booth, mini golf, magician, Segway rides, Classic Car Display, 11 a.m.–2:30 p.m. May 22, Gordon Field House

more events »

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