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A day away from ‘Big Shot’

Tomorrow is the big day, or should I say the Big Shot!!! I, along with one of my colleagues, Irena Radojkovic (ACMT‘s marketing and college relations manager and an ACMT alumna), will be meeting a crew from one of the Croatian television stations in the morning. The crew wants to shoot the preparations for the more »

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Update from the 2007 ‘Big Shot’ in Croatia

Today’s first update from the Big Shot in Dubrovnik, Croatia, is a report from Debbie Kingsbury, assistant dean for RIT’s College of Imaging Arts & Sciences and part of the Big Shot contingent traveling with us: Only 29 more hours until we all arrive at Pile Gate for the Big Shot. Excitement is growing, and more »

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The logistics of the ‘Big Shot’

We met our friends from ACMT for the first time today. There are 13 people on the staff, and more than 600 students study at ACMT. Everyone is so friendly and helpful, and all thrive at multitasking! It was a busy day for the entire ACMT staff and the Big Shot contingency. We had two more »

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Greetings from Dubrovnik, Croatia!

I can’t believe I’m writing to you from this amazingly beautiful place. (I think I’ve taken 100 photos already in the short time we’ve been here.) If you have plans to visit Europe, Dubrovnik—a walled city along the Adriatic Sea—should be a must stop on your list of cities. It’s about 70 degrees today, and more »

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Discovering a trend

Next time you’re hanging out in Java Wally’s or Crossroads, take a look around. You’ll see tons of laptops—which is obviously no surprise. But take a closer look. Notice anything different? Yup, stickers. College students today are using the covers of their laptops the same way people use the bumpers of their cars—to personalize them. more »

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Photo galleries launch

Check out the latest feature on the University News website—photo galleries. The galleries will showcase student activities, events, projects and a lively, fun campus. This will be a terrific way to tell the RIT story and provide glimpses of student life through images. Look for the next photo gallery of the FIRST Robotics competition held more »

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