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RIT to Host Inaugural One SpiRIT: Global Hockey Festival

10 Oct

Rochester Institute of Technology, in an effort to connect its five campuses worldwide, will host its inaugural One SpiRIT: Global Hockey Festival at the brand new Gene Polisseni Center on Saturday, Oct. 11.

In a global celebration of RIT hockey, RIT’s main campus will be connected with its international campuses in Croatia, Dubai and Kosovo via advanced Cisco Systems telecommunications technology. This technology will allow students from around the world to interact with each other in real time.

On the main campus in Rochester, festival-goers will be treated to an assortment of food, tailgating games, giveaways, live music and much more prior to Tigers’ men’s and women’s hockey games. More.

New Polisseni Center Opens

19 Sep

RIT's new $38 million state-of-the-art arena opened on September 18. More.

Thousands Illuminate RIT Campus for the 30th Big Shot Photograph

9 Sep

RIT's Golisano Institute for Sustainability, Louise M. Slaughter Hall and the surrounding quad basked in a sea of light on September 6, 2014 for RIT’s 30th Big Shot. More than 2,900 volunteers, including nearly 1,500 RIT students and 130 alumni, provided the primary light source for the nighttime photo project. More.

Boys and Girls From Near and Far Attend NTID Camps

8 Aug

John Smart, 15, builds a computer he’ll take home to Alaska during TechBoyz camp at RIT/NTID.

John Smart, 15, builds a computer he’ll take home to Alaska during TechBoyz camp at RIT/NTID.

Thirty-five deaf and hard-of-hearing teens from around the country attended the six-day TechBoyz and TechGirlz technology camps at RIT/NTID—including a boy from Alaska. More.

Experiencing the Future at Imagine RIT

6 May

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.