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August 26, 2013
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The Lighting the Way ceremony on Aug. 23 welcomed female students to RIT. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Saunders College recognized as affordable
Saunders College of Business graduate program was ranked one of the 10 least expensive private business schools by U.S. News & World Report The Short List: Grad School.
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RIT to celebrate semester conversion
Students, faculty and staff will gather Thursday to celebrate the efforts of everyone involved in helping the university move from a quarterly academic calendar to semesters. The event features a reception and installation of a time capsule.
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RIT welcomed a record-breaking number of freshmen—approximately 2,800—to begin the fall semester. Activities included a resource fair, campus tours and convocation. watch video »

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RIT on TV: Lighting the Way
WHEC-TV (channel 10) reports on the annual Lighting the Way ceremony, which welcomes female students to RIT and allows students, faculty and staff to show incoming women that they are supported and valued by the university. watch video »

Sports News
Women’s lacrosse players named to honor roll
Eight members of the women’s lacrosse team were named to the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association Division III Academic Honor Roll. RIT was one of 86 schools in Division III women’s lacrosse who posted a team GPA of 3.0 or higher. more »

RIT in the News
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RIT program helps Rochester students get a chance to shine
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Upcoming Events
Intramurals registration: Soccer, dodgeball, softball, football, Ultimate Frisbee, cricket, hockey, Quidditch, more, today (register online)

Welcome Back BBQ: Noon–3 p.m. today, Infinity Loop

Interest fair: Learn more about Greek organizations at RIT, 1-3 p.m. Aug. 28, outside SAU near the Sentinel

Reception and ceremony: Celebrating switch to semester system, reception 2 p.m. Aug. 29, SAU Fireside Lounge, ceremony 3 p.m. Ingle Auditorium

Thursday Night Cinema: Ted, 10 p.m. Aug. 29, Ingle Auditorium

Performance: Alphonso Williams, acoustic guitar, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30, Global Village

Cross Country Alumni Race: 10 a.m. Aug. 31, RIT Track (register)

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