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The University Magazine

Six pillars for success at RIT

President Destler at last year’s Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival. (Photo by Max Schulte ’97)

We are in the home stretch of the 2009-2010 academic year and I see no slowing down for RIT, by all measures a university with a steep upward trajectory.

I’ve had the pleasure of visiting with alumni in 15 cities since September. Learning about the success of our graduates always reinvigorates me. Indeed, many of our alumni are leaders in their fields and have forged exciting careers. (You can meet a few of them in the special feature Labors of Love.)

Conversations with alumni, students, faculty and staff have helped me crystallize my vision for the university. I believe RIT’s future rests with six pillars of success. RIT will become: