Variety is what Ferguson thrives on. And no day is ever the same for this double major who plays soccer and as in involved is a range of activities at RIT.
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, Kosak wants to influence change by helping women pursue careers in engineering.
Facing Unforeseen Challenges
With a passion to educate, Rogers implements a teaching style that pushes his chemical engineering students to expect the unexpected. As engineers, unforeseen challenges are bound to arise, but preparation is just one way Rogers instills problem-solving skills in his students.
Tina Goudreau Collison
Professor of Chemistry
A complicated vocabulary and a lack of dedicated signs in American Sign Language makes Organic Chemistry a challenge for deaf and hard of hearing students. Collision worked with interpreters to develop new ASL signs, leading to profound learning improvements for her students.
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.
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
First-year and transfer @RITNTID students gathered for lunch at the newly renovated Gracie's during RIT's Summer Vestibule Program (SVP), an orientation program that provides classroom and social experiences prior to the beginning of classes. #RIT#NTIDt.co/XGfUmiBSeS