RIT Dean Examines "The Invisible Computers in our Lives" April 15




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Jorge Daz-Herrera to address RITs Presidential Colloquium series

As leader of the nations largest comprehensive computer college, the dean of the B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Technology at Rochester Institute of Technology will share insights on less-obvious ways in which computers impact society.

Jorge Daz-Herrera becomes the next presenter at RITs Presidential Colloquium series. His lecture, "The Invisible Computers in our Lives," is at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15, in room 1400 of Building 70 on RITs Henrietta campus. Prior to joining RIT last summer as dean of the Golisano College, Daz-Herrera served as department head of computer science at Southern Polytechnic State University in Marietta, Ga. He was also program coordinator of the universitys Yamacraw project, an economic development initiative to establish Georgia as a world leader in the design of broadband infrastructure systems, devices and chips.

A reception will immediately follow this free, public event. For more information on RITs Presidential Colloquium, contact Barry Culhane at 475-7202 or brcnge@rit.edu, or Teri Trevino at 475-7500 or tnt5038@rit.edu.