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Introducing guest blogger (and future ‘best dressed’), Juanita Sikorski

Introducing Juanita Sikorski, a fourth-year advertising and public relations major in RIT’s College of Liberal Arts. Today, we welcome Juanita as a guest blogger on The Tiger Beat Blog. Over the next few weeks, Juanita will regularly update her status in People magazine’s “From Worst to Best Dressed” contest, now entering its fourth round. Welcome more »

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Kids on Campus, city ‘safe zones’ and Rochester from 3,000 feet

The venerable Chicago Tribune is one of the nation’s largest metropolitan dailies, with a weekday circulation topping a half million subscribers and Sunday circulation of close to a million readers. So, being mentioned in the Tribune twice within a week—as RIT recently was—is a noteworthy accomplishment. RIT’s long-running Kids on Campus program, a more than more »

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RIT and Rochester are flying high

Greater Rochester is the subject of a major 70-page profile in this month’s U.S. Airways Magazine, and RIT is prominently featured. U.S. Airways estimates it will carry as many as 7 million passengers across the nation and the world during July. July is the second busiest month in the skies after November (Thanksgiving). A 70-page more »

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New look and features for Dateline: RIT e-news

Dateline RIT e-newsletter subscribers, Check your e-mail inbox for the most recent edition of the RIT University News e-newsletter, Dateline: RIT. The July 3 newsletter features links to more RIT news than ever before—and it sports a new look. The new look, in familiar RIT orange and brown, is consistent with the appearance of the more »

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The changing of the guard

About a week before leaving office following 15 years as RIT president, Albert Simone wasn’t quietly packing his bags last Friday. Rather, Dr. Simone was at the center—literally and figuratively—of the latest major capital project involving RIT: college town. At the June 22 ceremonial groundbreaking for the project—which is now known as Park Point at more »

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President Clinton brings RIT national exposure

The RIT campus is still buzzing from former U.S. President Bill Clinton’s remarks to graduates at our 122nd Commencement. Before people begin to rant pro or con regarding Clinton’s politics, make sure you view the RIT speech first. RIT streamed the Convocation address live. Nearly 5,000 Web viewers from 37 states and 14 countries watched more »

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