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May 23, 2017
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RIT’s Telefund, a group of students who call members of the RIT community to fundraise, celebrated surpassing their April goal with an ice cream social with President Bill Destler. more »
Today’s Top Stories
RIT team creates high-speed internet lane
Researchers at RIT are developing a faster and more reliable way to send and receive large amounts of data through the internet. By creating a new network protocol, researchers are essentially developing a new high-speed lane of online traffic, specifically for emergency information. read more »

Business alumnus receives Fulbright fellowship
Brian Williams ’16 (finance) has received a Fulbright U.S. Student Program fellowship and plans to enroll in a finance master’s program at Dublin City University. read more »

RIT Formula finishes in top 10 in Michigan
RIT Racing, the Formula SAE race team, sped to a ninth-place overall finish among 125 international teams in Formula Student Michigan at Michigan International Speedway. Formula Student Michigan is the largest and most prestigious national collegiate design competition in North America. read more »

NTID students graduate with accolades
Several students at NTID were honored with their families and friends at an academic awards ceremony May 18. read more »

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Men’s Lacrosse: RIT vs. Wesleyan NCAA Semifinal
RIT SportsZone offers highlights and reaction from the men’s lacrosse game against Wesleyan on Sunday. watch video »

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Men’s lacrosse advances to 2017 NCAA Championship
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Baseball has historic season end in 15-inning loss to Lesley at NCAA Regional
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Otto Kingstedt to represent RIT at 2017 NCAA Track and Field Championships Thursday
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RIT in the News
Rochester Business Journal
Pollution Prevention Institute provides grants statewide
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Democrat and Chronicle
RIT men's lacrosse team advances to D-III finals
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WHAM-TV
RIT on TV: Men's Lacrosse to Play for NCAA Crown
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WROC-TV
RIT on TV: Commencement 2017
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CBC
How sign language interpreter Holly Maniatty keeps music accessible
Holly Maniatty '00 (ASL-English interpretation) featured more »

The Telegram
One on one: Luke Vaillancourt: vice president, Vaillancourt Folk Art
Luke Vaillancourt '05, '06 (print media, cross disciplinary studies) featured more »

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Upcoming Events
Webinar: “Making Sense of Patents: What’s in a Claim?” 1 p.m. today, Student Innovation Hall

Staff Appreciation Day and Community Picnic: Featuring car show, chair massages, arcade games, Zumba, build your own garbage plate, 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. tomorrow, Gordon Field House

Memorial Day: May 29, university closed

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