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Relive international Baja event

The 2007 Baja SAE Rochester World Challenge was hosted by RIT June 7-10 with over 140 teams participating from around the world. Hearing several languages spoken, I felt I was somewhere other than Palmyra, N.Y., where the dynamic events took place. Take a look at some flying cars in a photo gallery of the event: more »

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Convocation and commencement DVDs and news coverage

This week, University News received an e-mail inquiry about purchasing a DVD of last Friday’s Academic Convocation ceremony—which featured the keynote speech by former President Bill Clinton—and one of the college commencement ceremonies. As University News is not in the retail (or wholesale) business (we give RIT news away for free), and because streaming video more »

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A picture that says a thousand words

The April 19 issue of News & Events contains plenty of interesting news. In fact, page one is “visually pleasing,” to coin a phrase from one of my former communication professors. However, I’m most pleased that an eleventh-hour decision was made to add a photo and a caption from our campus memorial service for the more »

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The day after . . .

We’re all beaming with pride today (no pun intended!) following last evening’s immensely successful Big Shot. Isn’t the final image just stunning? About 500 people converged at Dubrovnik’s historic Pile Gate at 7:30 with their camera flash units and flashlights—some even used the cameras on their cell phones. Children from Dubrovnik, along with their parents more »

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‘Big Shot’ update from photo student Kim Loeper

Today on the blog, we also hear from Kim Loeper, a senior photography major studying with 11 other photography students from RIT’s School of Photographic Arts and Sciences here in Dubrovnik, Croatia, this quarter: Dobar Dan! (Good Day!) Finally! Tonight is Big Shot. We’ve been waiting for this and we have just tonight and four more »

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‘Big Shot’ update from ACMT’s Irena Radojkovic

Today, an update from Irena Radojkovic, marketing and college relations manager for the American College of Management and Technology and an ACMT alumna: Hello to everyone at RIT from everyone at ACMT! :) As I can see, Kelly has been really detailed with her reports from the Big Shot site, our famous Dubrovnik. Anyhow, I more »

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