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October 21, 2013
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Today’s Top Stories
Program teaches first-year students how to learn
RIT is launching a National Science Foundation-funded program to improve the retention of deaf, hard-of-hearing and first-generation undergraduates majoring in STEM fields.
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Documentary on the Intrepid airs tonight
An RIT father-and-son filmmaking team, Malcolm and Matthew Spaull, produced a documentary on the Civil War’s Union Army Balloon Corps. The film makes its broadcast premiere at 9 tonight on WXXI.
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Tiger Hockey
Mixed results for men’s, women’s teams
The men’s hockey team lost to Clarkson 4-1 on Friday but managed to force overtime and tie at 3 on Saturday. The women’s team split the weekend with a 2-0 victory against Colgate on Friday and overtime loss on Saturday.

Sports News
Late goal gives women’s soccer come-from-behind win
Junior Sierra Kiss scored with 51 seconds to play in regulation to give the women’s soccer team a dramatic 3-2 win over Rensselaer on Saturday. Kiss scored off an assist from Ehlana Gray in the 90th minute to extend her goal-scoring streak to six games.
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RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
Part Time Joe: RIT hockey manager plays key role for Tigers
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Democrat and Chronicle
Hearing on video game industry coming to RIT
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Democrat and Chronicle
Intrepid balloon star of new documentary
Malcolm Spaull, chair of the School of Film and Animation, and Matthew Spaull, film and animation gradute student, featured more »

USA Today
Recent grads increasingly willing to move for work
Manny Contomanolis, director, Office of Cooperative Education and Career Services, quoted more »

Democrat and Chronicle
High fashion, Tommy Lee thrill Fashion Week crowd
Sarah Fairbank, fourth-year jewelry design major, mentioned more »

iDeafNews
Sebastian and Lenore Rosica Hall – RIT / NTID
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Upcoming Events
Workshop: “Healthy Eating: Preparing Nutritious Meals,” sponsored by Association for Commuter Engagement, 4 p.m. today, Bamboo Room

Speaker: “Quantum Signs: A Swedish Deaf Nanotech Researcher’s Experiences,” Staffan Hellstrom, NanoPower Research Labs, 9:30 a.m. Oct. 22, Wallace Center, room 1540

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)

Self defense seminar: Part of Commuter Spirit Week, 2 p.m. Oct. 24, SAU Fireside Lounge

Open house: Rivers Run, senior living and lifelong learning community, 2:30–5:30 p.m. Oct. 24, Rivers Run, 50 Fairwood Drive, Henrietta

Open Access Week: Panel discussion, 4 p.m. Oct. 24, Al Davis Room (register)

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Scoreboard
Men’s hockey: RIT 3, Clarkson 3 (OT) (Oct. 19)

Women’s hockey: Colgate 2, RIT 1 (OT) (Oct. 19)

Women’s soccer: RIT 3, RPI 2 (Oct. 19)

Men’s soccer: RIT 0, RPI 0 (2OT) (Oct. 19)

Men’s swimming/diving: RPI 171, RIT 124 (Oct. 19)

Women’s swimming/diving: RPI 163, RIT 137 (Oct. 19)

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