Shyrl Orrego Scalice Joins NTID Center On Employment

Follow RITNEWS on Twitter Shyrl Orrego Scalice of Penfield has joined the Center on Employment at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, a college of Rochester Institute of Technology, as an employment advisor.

She will assist students seeking co-op and permanent positions, collaborate with faculty members to identify workplace trends, and encourage employers locally and nationally to hire deaf and hard-of-hearing students.

Scalice has a Master of Science degree in Education from Nazareth College and a bachelor’s degree in Biology/Chemistry from the State University of New York at Geneseo. She previously worked as a career consultant and trainer at Lee Hecht Harrison in Rochester and as a corporate recruiter and staffing manager at Eastman Kodak Company.

NTID is the first and largest technological college in the world for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. One of eight colleges of RIT, NTID offers educational programs and access and support services to the 1,100 deaf and hard-of-hearing students from around the world who study, live, and socialize with 14,400 undergraduate hearing students on RIT’s Rochester, N.Y., campus. Web address:

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