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August 29, 2013
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Celebrate the calendar conversion, led by Fernando Naveda, today in Ingle Auditorium. more »
Today’s Top Stories
Summer brings building upgrades
Several buildings on the RIT campus have been completed or renovated during the summer months, including Barnes and Noble @ RIT, Student Innovation Hall and Liberal Arts Hall.
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Semester celebration to be live streamed today
The campus-wide celebration marking RIT’s milestone academic calendar change will be live streamed with real-time captioning at 3 p.m. today from Ingle Auditorium on the RIT homepage, www.rit.edu.

Featured Video
story photoArtistic rejuvenation of artwork
New research by imaging and color science professor Roy Berns on Vincent van Gogh’s pigments reveals a vivid palette of purple and yellow in The Bedroom. watch video »

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For and About Alumni
50 years and counting for Remington
Design professor R. Roger Remington, RIT’s longest-serving faculty member, celebrates 50 years of teaching at RIT on Sept. 1. His contributions to RIT include the Graphic Design Archive. more »

Tiger Hockey
Former Tiger Tanev stays with Canucks
Former men’s hockey defenseman Chris Tanev signed a one-year deal to stay with the National Hockey League’s Vancouver Canucks. Tanev played for RIT during the 2009–2010 season, helping lead the Tigers to the NCAA Frozen Four. more »

Sports News
Volleyball sets high hopes for season
Despite perhaps being one of the youngest teams in the history of the program, the volleyball squad has high expectations for the 2013 season. Last year, the Tigers finished 26-15 and advanced to the Liberty League semifinals. more »

RIT in the News
City Newspaper
Stop and frisk, and Rochester
John Klofas, professor of criminal justice, quoted more »

The Livingston County News
Mount Morris still buzzing with new business
Thomas Provo ’10 (hospitality and service management) featured more »

Democrat and Chronicle
Demand seen for construction managers
Michelle Schleher ’97 (civil engineering technology) featured more »

City Newspaper
Heavy mettle
Gareth Fitzgerald Barry ’13 (fine arts studio) featured more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Celebration: For switch to semester system, reception 2 p.m. today, SAU Fireside Lounge, ceremony 3 p.m. Ingle Auditorium (view live stream)

Thursday Night Cinema: Ted, 10 p.m. today, 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)

Performance: 24 Hour Show, performance written and rehearsed in 24 hours by RIT Players, 6 p.m. Aug. 31, Ingle Auditorium

Registration: Humans vs. Zombies, 6–8 p.m. Sept. 1 and 7, 6:30–8:30 p.m. Sept. 4, 4–8 p.m. Sept. 8, Liberal Arts Hall auditorium

Registration: Humans vs. Zombies, this event will be interpreted, 4–6 p.m. Sept. 2, CSD Student Development Center, rooms 1300 and 1310

Presentation: “NASA Technology Investments: Building our Future in Space,” Mason Peck, NASA chief technologist, 1:30 p.m. Sept. 3, Carlson Auditorium

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