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Connecting all over the place

Take a look at the folks with the PDA cell phone / pocket PC/ laptop computer in your next seminar / class / meeting. What do you think they’re doing on those backlit screens? Are they searching the web for info pertaining to the subject at hand? Are they bringing up the agenda that was more »

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Get Real…In Rochester

Congratulations to the Rochester Business Journal on the successful launch of Real magazine, and its website, www.real-rochester.com. This is a great tool for many college students who can further see the benefits of staying in the Greater Rochester area after graduation. It is cool, too, that their first edition mentioned RIT’s cooperative education program. RIT more »

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RIT “Star” Power

The College of Science has things moving at warp speed in the field of astrophysics. Last week, the College made international news when it reported on a massive star cluster found in the Milky Way. The college also reported on the depths of black holes. Coverage was out of this world: CNN http://www.cnn.com/2006/TECH/space/01/09/space.hole.reut/index.html “>Reuters “>Physics.org more »

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Google News

One of my regular duties here at University News is something I do anyways because I care about what the media say about RIT. I am the Google girl. A note: I know my self-proclaimed title is not entirely politically correct-sounding, but it was catchy. And if in the future there is a male co-op more »

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Happy…Holidays?

Some universities don’t give their faculty and staff the ability to communicate with every other faculty and staff person on campus in a single campus-wide email. Buffalo State, for instance, did away with the e-mail free-for-all and replaced it with a daily bulletin, called The Daily. As I understand it, it’s managed by their College more »

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How to give yourself a headache

I’ll begin my post about ”how to give yourself a headache” with a little illustration. Yesterday the University News team met to discuss the next issue of News and Events, as well as several “global issues.” The main issue for discussion was the always alarming truth about technology and today’s youth. Silandara attended a web more »

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