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Fall out

The fall issue of RIT: The University Magazine is arriving in mailboxes around the world as I write this on 08-08-08. I believe the cover illustration, by Tanya M. Olsen ’94 of Honeoye, N.Y., is certain to capture the attention of recipients. Possibly it will not be universally loved. Some members of the magazine editorial more »

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What to do with all that hardware?

Wanted: News office for large, private university in upstate New York seeks sturdy bookcase to help showcase its recent success. University News—in conjunction with our friends in University Publications and RITs Educational Technology Center (ETC)—was among the honorees at the 2008 PRism Awards ceremony. The annual event, sponsored by the Rochester chapter of the Public more »

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The mind boggles

My mom, sister and niece are RIT grads. I had lived in the Rochester area for more than 20 years before I was lucky enough to get a job at RIT. Still, I was unprepared for what I found on campus when I started working here in 1997. I made discoveries every day. THIS IS more »

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Watch out for winter

At this very point in time, the winter 07-08 issue of The University Magazine is arriving in 104,000 mailboxes all over the world. On the cover is Bill Destler, who is the university’s ninth president, or “Top Cat,” as he has been dubbed by David Page ’66. Page, retired photographer for Duke University, represented his more »

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In the fall

Not long after I joined the University News staff 10 years ago, I was assigned to write the first news release about a new venture for RIT: The launch of a college in Croatia. RIT’s American College of Management and Technology opened in Dubrovnik in September 1997. It seemed like a bold but somewhat risky more »

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Spring is here

The spring issue of RIT: The University Magazine is in the mail and on the way to 120,500 lucky recipients. If you’re an RIT grad, a parent of an RIT student, a member of the campus community or otherwise fall into the category of “friend of RIT,” you should be on our mailing list. If more »

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