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Here’s to pie in your eye :)

If it had been a real slap in the face, the pies would have been filled with lots of creamy chocolate pudding and topped with real whipped cream, maraschino cherries and sprinkles instead of just containers of Wegmans Cool Whip. But it was still fun to watch as photographer Paul Giovine filmed the “pie in more »

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Jump on the track

Profiles in courage take on many forms. Some happen in a fleeting instant—like our New York City hero, Wesley Autrey, who decided to jump into a subway track to rescue a 19-year-old film student from an oncoming train. Other selfless acts of valor happen over a lifetime—and yes, we have examples of courage right here more »

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Marcia on the spot

Welcome, my name is Marcia Morphy from University News at Rochester Institute of Technology. Consumer debt among American college students is at an all-time high, but it’s not an issue that’s being ignored at RIT. To the rescue is Dr. Robert Manning, author of Credit Card Nation and research professor of consumer financial services at more »

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Kudos to John Retallack

John Retallack, a faculty member of RIT’s School of Photographic Arts and Sciences, has created some haunting images of residents at Monroe Community Hospital. I personally was so TOUCHED by his photographs and the way he captured heartfelt moments, “personalities” and the human-hands of kindness in each and every one of his images. Having graduated more »

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