Three students from Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf say their days of oversleeping may soon be a thing of the past after winning this year’s “Next Big Idea” competition to better the lives of deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals. More
More than 32,000 visitors came to RIT’s campus on May 3, 2014 to tour the hundreds of interactive exhibits that comprised the seventh annual Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival. The festival showcases the talents and entrepreneurial creativity of RIT students, faculty and staff. More
The Next Big Idea is an annual competition, sponsored by ZVRS, in which cross-disciplinary teams of deaf and hard-of-hearing students work together to create a product, a type of technology or a business that will be useful to the deaf and hard-of-hearing community. Teams have been working since last fall to develop ideas and create their project.Continue reading
The annual Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival will take place from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 3. Students, faculty and staff are exhibiting and volunteering as the Rochester community arrives on campus to imagine RIT! The event is free and the public is invited. For more information, visit the Imagine RIT website.
On her summer co-op, the challenges of using color and balance to enhance design motivated Leah Murray to work harder. More
RIT's Saunders College of Business is recognized in the top 100 programs listed in the Best Undergraduate Business Schools 2014 rankings by Bloomberg Businessweek. More
A dozen students from Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf spent much of January’s intersession in Chile, learning about its history, culture, politics and Chilean Sign Language.Continue reading
RIT/NTID students Thomas Ansill (Computer Science), Jaime Penzellna (Information Technology) and Daniel Saavedra (Information Technology) recently presented their research at the 2014 Center for Undergraduate Research in Mathematics Student Research Conference in Provo, Utah and at the 2014 American Mathematics Society and Mathematical Association of America’s Joint Mathematics Meetings in Baltimore, Md. More.
Batter up! It’s that time of year, and NTID Performing Arts is presenting a classic baseball musical comedy, Damn Yankees, directed by Luane Davis Haggerty, in RIT/NTID’s Panara Theatre. Running March 13-15 at 7:30 p.m. and March 16 at 2 p.m., tickets are $5 for students/seniors and $7 for all others. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations or visit the Panara Theatre box office. Read more here.