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October 18, 2013
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The Brick City 5K Fun Run & Walk took place Sunday around campus. more »
Today’s Top Stories
story photoStudents’ design keeps beverages at optimal temperature longer
Graduate students Michael Rodriguez and Harshil Sukhadia developed JavaSkinz, a durable coffee cup sleeve made of phase-change material that can keep hot beverages warmer and cold beverages cooler for longer.
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story photoDesign conference brings students, professionals together
Thought at Work provides nearly 400 students at RIT and throughout the Northeast with an opportunity to discuss design topics and network with peers and professionals. The conference is put on by a multidisciplinary team of students that includes the subject of today’s Student Spotlight.
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Student Spotlight
One of the minds behind Thought at Work
A Q&A with Hannah Abele, a second-year industrial design student and co-coordinator of Thought at Work, a design conference for students and professionals.
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Tiger Hockey
Men look for first win of season this weekend
The men’s hockey team embarks on its first road trip of the 2013–2014 season, traveling north to face Clarkson University today and Saturday.
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Sports News
Swim team dives into season Saturday
Men’s and women’s swimming and diving head coach Mike Cahill says a strong recruiting class coming into the 2013–2014 season added depth to the Tigers team—including the largest women’s squad yet.
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RIT in the News
Brighton-Pittsford Post
RIT students demonstrate design flair for Fashion Week of Rochester
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The Chilling Implications Of Democratizing Big Data: Facebook Graph Search Is Only The Beginning
Guest essay co-written by Evan Selinger, associate professor of philosophy more »

City Newspaper
Mapping Rwanda
Brian Tomaszewski, assistant professor of information sciences and technology, and Anthony Vodacek, professor of imaging science, featured more »

Rochester Business Journal
Rising in the fall
James Miller, senior vice president for Enrollment Management and Career Services, quoted more »

Rochester Business Journal
Fast Start: Taking the slow road
Benjamin Woelk ’12 (professional studies) featured more »

Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Entrepreneurs Conference: Featuring keynote speaker Scott Wilson, founder of Minimal Inc., until 5 p.m. today (register)

WITR at Lunch: Featuring music, giveaways and other activities, until 2 p.m. today, Tiger Statue

Panel discussion: “Immigration Reform in the U.S.” 2 p.m. today, Campus Center Bamboo Room

Open Access Week: Panel discussions, 10 a.m. Oct. 21, Campus Center Bamboo Room and 4 p.m. Oct. 24, Al Davis Room (register)

Workshop: “Healthy Eating: Preparing Nutritious Meals,” sponsored by Association for Commuter Engagement, 4 p.m. Oct. 21, Bamboo Room

Spanish film series: In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Yo soy boricua, pa’que tú lo sepas, 6 p.m. Oct. 21, Eastman Hall, room 2000

Demonstration: Learn to change a tire, part of Commuter Spirit Week, 10 a.m.–noon Oct. 22, Infinity Loop

Information session: Work abroad opportunities, 4 p.m. Oct. 22, Bausch & Lomb Center

Graduate School Fair: 11 a.m.–1 p.m. Oct. 23, SAU Fireside Lounge (participating schools)

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