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2015 Imagine RIT

15 Apr

Imagine RIT, the nationally acclaimed festival now in its eighth year, returns to the RIT campus on May 2, 2015 with more than 400 examples of innovation and creativity, all showcased through interactive exhibitions, demonstrations and live performances. More than 30,000 people are expected to visit the RIT campus for the event, which runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. A variety of food, entertainment and children’s activities combine to make the event a fun, family-friendly environment. Mark your calendar to join us! More.

RIT Students Celebrate Winter Season at FreezeFest 2015

18 Feb

Hot chocolate and s’mores, a snowball fight, curling, ice carving, a snow sculpture competition and comedian Bo Burnham are among the dozens of activities set for the sixth annual RIT FreezeFest on Feb. 19-22, 2015. The event was created to provide a unique festival that celebrates the winter season in Rochester. More.

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.