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Events

Upcoming Events

  • September 14, 2018 - Co-Sponsored Event - Gray Matter Discussion: "Diversity...again???"
  • October 23, 2018 - Fram Signature Events - Critical Thinking to Making Workshops with Marco van Hout followed by an evening "Concert" Projection - More Information to Come!
  • October 24, 2018 - Fram Signature Lecture & Reception - "Applied Critical Thinking: Design for Transformation, Needs a Transformation in Design" with Marco van Hout
    • Lecture: Webb Auditorium, James E. Booth Hall, 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM  Signature Lecture Info Speaker Info
    • Reception (immediately following lecture): University Gallery, James E. Booth Hall, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • October 25, 2018 - Fram Signature Events - Critical Thinking Workshops with College of Art & Design faculty - More Information to Come!
  • November 14, 2018 - Co-Sponsored Event - Graduate Education Week: "How Thinking..." - More Information to Come!
  • March 22, 2018 - Co-Sponsored Event - Gray Matter Discussion: "News, Friends, and Yourself:  Is it Naïve to Trust?"

Signature Lecture Archives

  • 2017 - Dr. Ann Quiroz Gates, Department Chair and Professor of Computer Science at University of Texas at El Paso - April 11, 2017: Watch Video
  • 2016 - Dr. Luis Amaral, Co-Director of Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems - April 5, 2016: Watch Video
  • 2015 - Richard Arum, one of the world’s foremost sociologists of education and Jim Hall, Executive Director of RIT’s School of Individualized Study: Watch Video
  • 2014 - Anthropologist Genevieve Bell, vice president and director of user experience research for Intel Labs: Watch Video
  • 2013 - Richard Arum, one of the world’s foremost sociologists of education: Watch Video
  • 2012 - N. Kathryn Hales, a postmodern literary critic and author: Watch Video

Speaker Series Archives

  • March 7, 2018 - CIAS / Fram Speaker Series - "Ignite Your Creative Spark" with Jason Blythe of Google
  • April 14, 2016 - Lecture by Pamela J. Sydelko, Director, Systems Sciences Center, Argonne National Laboratory - "Webs of Deceit: Detangling the Wicked Problem of Modern Crime" - View Presentation

Teachers on Teaching Archives

Sponsored Events

  • April 18, 2018 - COB / Fram Co-Sponsored Event - "Becoming a Business Leader"
  • April 20, 2018 - CAST ACT Showcase
  • April 11, 2018 - COS / Fram Co-Sponsored Event - "The Seven Deadly Sins of Big Data - and How to Avoid Them" with Dr. Richard De Veaux - Watch Video
  • March 30, 2018 - Women of Excellence Supporting STEM (WOESS) - STEM Olympics
  • February 16, 2018 - Gray Matter Discussion - "Values vs. Value$...and where does RIT fit?"
  • December 7, 2017 - "CAST Applied Critical Thinking & Learning Showcase"
  • November 16, 2017 - SIOS and the Office of the Fram Chair present "Adam Kubert: The Narrative Art of Comics"
  • October 20-22, 2017 - Thought at Work Conference - "The Lazy Sunday Panel: Critical & Creative Thinking" - This annual event is a design conference made for students, by students, and was sponsored in collaboration with the College of Imaging Arts & Sciences
  • September 15, 2017 - Gray Matter Discussion - "Failure, Fear & Fault: What's wrong with YOU?"

2018 Fram Focus