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Staff Council is an advisory body to the administration on issues and decisions which impact the university. Representatives communicate to staff and act as a conduit providing their feedback and insights on university issues. Staff Council initiates policy proposals/revisions, and raises issues for university consideration. Read More »

Next Staff Council Meeting

Thursday, May 12, 2016
2 – 4 pm
1829 Room, SAU

Presidential Awards for Outstanding Staff

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Staff Council Contributions to RIT Governance

  • Pedestrian safety task force
    President Destler formed the Pedestrian Safety Task Force as a result of Staff Council constituent concerns regarding use of bikes and longboards on the Quarter Mile.
  • Accelerated implementation of smoking policy
    Staff Council worked with other governance groups including Academic Senate and Student Government to eliminate the 3-year waiting period for implementation proposed in the revised version of C 16.0 Tobacco-Restricted University Policy.
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Staff Achievements

  • Monumental Discovery — Gravitational Waves detected 100 years after Einstein's prediction. RIT's Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation (CCRG) researchers among group whose work confirms Einstein's theory.
  • Congratulations to RIT Production Services Producer/Director Joe Bellavia for being the Grand Prize Winner at Snowtown Film Festival for his graduate film “Long John”.
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