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January 5, 2017
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Today’s Top Stories
Researchers study plastic pollution in Great Lakes
A new study by Matthew Hoffman of RIT’s College of Science and Eric Hittinger of the College of Liberal Arts inventories and tracks high concentrations of plastic in the Great Lakes and could help inform cleanup efforts and target pollution prevention. read more »

RIT alumnus named Forbes ‘30 Under 30’
RIT alumnus Sean Petterson landed on the prestigious 2017 Forbes ‘30 Under 30’ list in manufacturing and industry. Petterson, who graduated from RIT in 2013 in industrial design, is a founder of the industrial safety products company StrongArm Technologies Inc. read more »

Top stories and videos for December
News about RIT’s first-ever winter glass sale was among the most popular last month. Check out all of December’s top stories and videos. read more »

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Newsmakers
Mike Johansson, lecturer in the School of Communication in the College of Liberal Arts, was named the 13th top marketing professor in the world using social media by Social Media Marketing Magazine as of Nov. 1.

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Tiger Hockey
Men’s hockey opens 2017 calendar with pair of games against league foe Sacred Heart
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Sports News
Men’s basketball loses to No. 4 Rochester, 73-72 on controversial late call
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Okada scores career-high 26 points as women’s basketball falls to No. 22 Rochester
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RIT in the News
Democrat and Chronicle
RIT well-suited to lead new clean energy, sustainable manufacturing initiative
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WHAM-TV
RIT on TV: RIT earns $70 million grant for clean manufacturing insititute
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Time Warner Cable News
RIT on TV: REMADE Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing
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WROC-TV
RIT on TV: RIT to lead new $140M clean manufacturing institute
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WHEC-TV
RIT on TV: President Destler on Free SUNY Tuition Proposal
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Democrat and Chronicle
New manufacturing hub led by RIT has scripted start
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Today’s Weather
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Upcoming Events
Open house: For students interested in transferring to RIT, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Friday, SAU

Men’s hockey: vs. Sacred Heart, 7:05 p.m. Saturday, Gene Polisseni Center

Ski trip: Hosted by Alpine Ski Club, Jan. 8–13, Jay Peak Resort, Vermont, $490 (details)

Information session: Learn about Saunders College of Business’ MBA program, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Jan. 20, Lowenthal Hall

Men’s hockey: vs. Canisius, 7 p.m. Jan. 20, Gene Polisseni Center

Spring semester begins: Day, evening and online classes begin Jan. 23

Bow Wow Wellness: Visit with therapy dogs to reduce stress, 4–5:30 p.m. Jan. 26, SAU Fireside Lounge

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Special Issues

2017 Commencement
David Munson named RIT president
REMADE Institute announced
2016 Commencement
President Destler announces retirement
Vice President Joe Biden visits RIT
2015 Commencement
Men’s hockey in 2015 NCAA Midwest Regional
Gene Polisseni Center opens