It might be just a stool, but it represents more than reaching equipment in the Machine Shop. It's a symbol of the heightened awareness and inclusivity of women in engineering at RIT. After graduation Ashley wants to influence change by helping women pursue careers in engineering.
Kha interned with Oculus testing their next generation of VR cameras, which have the potential to aid law enforcement and impact learning in schools. The internship turned into a full-time job, and Kha plans to work on enhancing the VR experience.
The Physics of Animation
Mari Jaye Blanchard
School of Film & Animation
To create movement, Mary Jaye Blanchard’s classes are full of motion, with students jumping, crawling, and walking to better understand the physics they are trying to draw.
Film and Animation
RIT's student-run radio station broadcasts to the Rochester community and streams worldwide. Nate, WITR's music director, appreciates that RIT has a place where people who love music can bond over their passion and share that connection over the airwaves.
RIT is one of the top universities in the nation working at the intersection of technology, the arts and design. We are a university that is shaping the future and improving the world through creativity and innovation … We put a high value on bringing goodness to the world.
Steve Hoover, former chief technology officer and senior vice president at Xerox and former chief executive officer of the Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), has been named to the newly created position of endowed executive director of RIT’s Global Cybersecurity Institute.
RIT will use a $5.5 million federal grant to grow a program that trains the next generation of cybersecurity professionals who will help secure the nation. The National Science Foundation awarded RIT the five-year grant that will renew funding for the CyberCorps: Scholars for Service program.
The fellowship program provides opportunities to outstanding scientists and engineers to learn first-hand about policymaking and contribute their knowledge and analytical skills in the policy realm. Brennan Ireland ’18 Ph.D. (astrophysical sciences and technology) will use his analytical skills to quantitatively evaluate countries to get a better picture of what their futures look like.
Steve Hoover, former chief technology officer and senior vice president at @Xerox and former CEO of @PARCinc, has been named to the newly created position of endowed executive director of the new #RIT Global Cybersecurity Institute. #cybersecurityt.co/sTUh88iCW1
Linwei Wang, associate professor in @RITGolisanoCCIS, is receiving the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers for her research advancing non-invasive personalized healthcare for heart diseases. #RITt.co/2lUF1yhAwe
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