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.
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.
A Creative Pipeline
Motion Picture Science
Sevigny is conducting research to help filmmakers translate what they create on their computers to a full cinematic experience.
Amanda DeVito MBA '19
Vice President of Client Engagement, Butler/Till Media
Happiness of employees and driving business outcomes are DeVito's main focus at Butler Till Media and Communications. Knowing all the work and energy she puts into driving a client's business is satisfaction in itself.
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.
Lou Spiotti Jr. will begin his 40th season as executive director of Intercollegiate Athletics at RIT this fall. He is one of a few directors in all of college athletics—Division I, II and III—to serve in that position for 40 years.
Fiona Ma ’88 (accounting), California State Treasurer, who attended RIT for its CPA-specific accounting tract, the co-op program and an opportunity to play varsity tennis, has built a career out of championing the underdog.
Journalist Anderson Cooper, anchor of CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360° and a correspondent for CBS’s 60 Minutes, will be the Student Government Distinguished Speaker at Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend, Oct. 18-20. The weekend typically draws 17,000 participants to RIT’s campus and the Rochester area and features more than 100 events during three days.
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.
Getting excited for #RITOrientation? Want to make sure you're not missing any last minute details? Check out the Orientation website for checklists, resources and more: t.co/k2748Vmadm#RIT
Aug 17RIT @rittigers
The @_RITEngineering Semiconductor and Microsystems Fabrication Laboratory will get an upgrade over the coming year. The improvments will advance research in integrated photonics, quantum information technology, biomedical devices & more. #RIT#researcht.co/HvNe4xOnh4
Our @RITNTID and the World Federation of the Deaf signed a formal cooperation agreement as a way to continue and strengthen their relationship and promote deaf rights throughout the world as well as encourage research and collaboration: t.co/9mCfgjVSRo#RIT#NITD
Aug 16RIT @rittigers
Happy Friday Tigers! Time has flown this summer and we're excited to be welcoming you all-- new and returning students to campus over the next week! #RITt.co/JbEVJxbCV7