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October 4, 2013
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University Gallery is hosting an exhibit of work by the late Toby Thompson. more »
The earlier issue of News & Events Daily contained an incorrect link for the “RIT on TV: Malmo University visits” video. The correct link is included below.

Today’s Top Stories
NTID hosts job fair Oct. 10
Following a year in which 93 percent of its graduates found employment, the National Technical Institute for the Deaf will stage its 13th annual job fair.
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Imaging scientist to address Optical Society of America
Associate Professor Jie Qiao will present “WiSTEE: Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Entrepreneurship” at the Minorities and Women in OSA Networking Reception on Monday.
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Gallery r hosts Print Club of Rochester exhibition
Founded in 1931, The Print Club’s mission is to educate and stimulate an appreciation for fine art prints. An artist reception will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. today.
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Featured Video
story photoRIT on TV: Malmö University visits
WHEC-TV (channel 10) reports on RIT’s collaboration with Malmö University. Twenty-six faculty members from the Swedish university are spending three days at RIT for a symposium. watch video »

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RIT on TV: Research portfolio growing
YNN (channel 9) reports on RIT’s record sponsored research efforts. RIT received more than 400 new awards in the fiscal year 2013. watch video »

Nathan Cahill, associate professor, School of Mathematical Sciences, and Raymond Ptucha, adjunct professor, computer engineering, presented at the International Conference on Image Processing in Melbourne, Australia, Sept. 15–18. They both won the “Top 10% Papers Award,” according to reviewer scores and recommendations. more Newsmakers »

Tiger Hockey
Men open season on Saturday
The men’s hockey team faces the Queen’s University Gaels of Canada in an exhibition contest at 5:05 p.m. Saturday. Shortly after the game, the Tigers will host their annual Skate With the Tigers event, which will start around 7:30 p.m.
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RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Sean Lahman: Inventors brainstorm solutions
Simone Center for Student Innovation and Entrpreneurship referenced more »

Democrat and Chronicle
RIT forum will focus on manufacturing
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Rochester Business Journal
RIT reports growth in sponsored research funding
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Rochester Business Journal
RIT to hold forum on importance of manufacturing
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Upcoming Events
Glass Pumpkin Sale: Featuring pumpkins, gourds, vases and paperweights hand blown by glass program faculty and students, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Oct. 5, Red Barn

Skate with the Tigers: Skate with the men’s hockey team, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5, Ritter Arena

Information session: Learn about computing and information sciences Ph.D. program, 5 p.m. Oct. 7, Golisano Hall, room 1455

Spanish film series: For Hispanic Heritage Month, The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of Latinos in Hollywood, 6 p.m. Oct. 7, Eastman Hall, room 2000

Town Hall meeting: Sponsored by AALANA Collegiate Association, 6–8 p.m. Oct. 7, Bamboo Room

Awards ceremony: Presidential Awards for Outstanding Staff, 10 a.m. Oct. 8, Ingle Auditorium, reception to follow at SAU Fireside Lounge

Workshop: “Working with Landlords,” sponsored by Association for Commuter Engagement, 3 p.m. Oct. 8, SAU 1829 Room

Gosnell Lecture Series: “Sustainability of Lake Erie and its Watershed: Linking Economics, Land Use and Water Quality,” Elena Irwin, Ohio State University, 3 p.m. Oct. 8, Carlson Auditorium

Presidential Symposium: “Musical Notes and Magical Knives,” celebrating 20th anniversary of partnership with Kanazawa Institute of Technology, 3:30 p.m. Oct. 8, Ingle Auditorium

Vignelli lecture series: “Adventures in Glass,” Rob Cassetti, senior director, Corning Museum of Glass, 4:45 Oct. 8, University Gallery

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