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July 9, 2013
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Today’s Top Stories
RIT recognized by ‘Fiske Guide to Colleges’
The 2014 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges describes RIT as “strong in anything related to computing, art and design, and engineering” and highlights programs in the Kate Gleason College of Engineering. more »

Students present at conferences in Hawaii
Two second-year students in the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science gave talks that centered on the Innovative Freshman Experience program. more »

RIT, ‘D&C’ partner on journalism academy
During the Taub Scholars Multimedia Journalism Academy, high school students receive hands-on instruction in journalism with an emphasis on Web, mobile, tablet and print. more »

Featured Video
story photoRoboCamp 2013 @ RIT
At RoboCamp, students ranging from 4th to 10th grade engage in hands-on activities in the field of robotics. The teaching environment focuses on fun and challenging team-based projects and mini-projects. watch video »

Featured Video
RIT on TV: Center for Urban Entrepreneurship
WHEC-TV reports on a $1.5 million grant RIT received to develop the Center for Urban Entrepreneurship in downtown Rochester. watch video »

Tiger Hockey
12 earn All-Academic team honors
For the second straight season, 12 men’s hockey players earned 2012–2013 Atlantic Hockey Association All-Academic team honors on Monday. Of the players selected, five are repeat honorees. more »

RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Rochester’s artists travel the art-fair circuit
Chip Arnold ’66 (art and design) featured and Robin Cass, professor and chair, School for American Crafts, quoted more »

WXXI.org
Is there a future for unpaid internships?
Madelaine Britt, second-year journalism major, quoted more »

The Frederick News-Post
Resident running for Frederick mayor calls herself a ‘pioneer’
Carol Hirsch ’91 (imaging technology) featured more »

Henrietta Post
Tech smart kindergartners at Margaret’s House get iPads in the classroom
Margaret’s House Child Care Center at RIT featured more »

Henrietta Post
RIT students receive grant for environmental research in Perinton
more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT urban entrepreneurship center gets federal grant
more »

WXXI.org
RIT receives federal grant for urban entrepreneurship center
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BBCnews.com
Kosovo tackles tough questions of religion and conflict
Garentina Kraja, faculty member, American University in Kosovo, featured more »

New Scientist
Wetenschappers ontleden Van Gogh (Scientists dissect Van Gogh)
Roy Berns, Richard S. Hunter Professor in Color Science, Appearance and Technology, mentioned (translated from Dutch) more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Bike camp: “Lose the Training Wheels,” for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. today through July 12, Gordon Field House

Open Mic Night: 6–8:30 p.m. today, Barnes & Noble @ RIT, Park Point (register to perform)

Peace Partners Massage: Chair massages, 11 a.m.–3 p.m. June 13, CSD Student Development Center, room 2102 (sign up)

Information session: Individuals interested in part-time study can drop in for a private meeting with an adviser, 5–7 p.m. July 16, Bausch & Lomb Center

Reception: College & Careers program, meet with prospective students’ parents, 6 p.m. July 19 and Aug. 2, Global Village (RSVP)

more events »

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