RIT Hosts “Women Making History” Conference April 8-10

Follow RITNEWS on Twitter Rochester Institute of Technology hosts the Society of Women Engineers Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference, “Women Making History,” April 8-10.

A keynote address by Sophie Vandebroek, chief engineer of Xerox Corp., highlights the conference, which pays tribute to Susan B. Anthony and Kate Gleason. The conference also features workshops and a career fair. Events will be in Ingle Auditorium in RIT’s Student Alumni Union.

For more information, including a complete conference schedule, visit http://www.rit.edu/~regione5/index.php3.

Note: Founded in 1829, RIT is internationally recognized as a leader in computing, engineering, imaging technology, fine and applied arts, and education for the deaf. RIT enrolls more than 15,300 full- and part-time students in more than 340 career-oriented and professional undergraduate and graduate programs, and its cooperative education program is one of the oldest and largest in the nation.

For more than a decade, U.S. News & World Report has ranked RIT among the nation’s leading comprehensive universities. The Princeton Review recognizes RIT as one of America’s “Most Wired Campuses,” and the university is also featured in The Fiske Guide to Colleges and Barron’s Best Buys in Education.