As an alum of the journalism program, Manon has put into practice the storytelling platforms and opportunities She took advantage of at RIT. Today, Manon serves as editor-in-chief of Open Mic Rochester, an online magazine that gives a voice to Rochester’s black community.
The Physics of Animation
Mari Jaye Blanchard
School of Film & Animation
To create movement, Blanchard’s classes are full of motion, with students jumping, crawling, and walking to better understand the physics they are trying to draw.
The Art of Negotiation
Department Chair and Professor, Department of Management
It’s more than mediating a good salary, negotiation is a predicter of success and a key life skill for all professionals.
Relationships Are Key to Success
Jess Sudol '06
VP/Civil Dept. Manager - Passero Associates
Building relationships and honing communication skills are crucial skills for success in any field. Passero Associates has recognized the collaborative nature of RIT students. They continue to hire RIT students and graduates for their dynamic interpersonal skills as well as their knowledge.
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.
RIT had its second best year ever in sponsored research funding and a record year for research expenditures in fiscal year 2019. RIT received 366 new awards totaling $74 million in funding, and expenditures grew to $61 million.
RIT students, faculty, staff and Osher members are part of the 12-day lineup of more than 570 eclectic performances during the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival. The festival is a celebration of the performing and visual arts in more than 30 venues in downtown Rochester, featuring world-renowned performers as well as up-and-comers.
RIT is among the top third “National Universities,” earning praise for its co-operative education program and its graduation rate for students from low-income families, as well as its business and engineering colleges, according to the 2020 edition of U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges.
RIT’s Metaproject is coming full circle. Since 2010, Metaproject has paired RIT student designers with a client partner in what has become a seminal project for the university’s nationally ranked industrial design program. This year’s project is honoring both the 10th anniversary of Metaproject and RIT’s Vignelli Center for Design Studies.
Two new commanders have been installed to the #RIT campus #ROTC programs. Lt. Col. Jason Turner will lead the Air Force ROTC cadre and Maj. Ryan Crosby will lead the @RITArmyROTC cadre. t.co/vO1FjW5kBR
Sep 13RIT @rittigers
Look at this happy doggo! Honeybear the husky celebrated his 2nd birthday surrounded by #RIT students on campus. #ritpawst.co/phrt12iGpz
Pari Dukovic '06, former photographer for @NewYorker, now takes commissions from publications all over the world. He captured portraits of six people for the covers of the 2019 @TIME 100 Most Influential People issue. #RITt.co/QI44BZhvKo