This signature event is an opportunity to relive 50 years of RIT history in one night. Along with musical entertainment from The Uptown Groove, the evening will feature student exhibits and the Big Freeze 360 degree camera, which is being generously provided by alumnus Robert Latorre ’75.
The reception begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner, an awards ceremony and dancing.
Friday, October 19, 2018
6:30 – 11:00 p.m.
RIT Gordon Field House and Activities Center
This year’s Presidents’ Alumni Ball will also celebrate a group of remarkable
alumni and friends who have helped transform the landscape of RIT and the world.
Brian Hall MBA ’78
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Outstanding Alumni Award – Established by the Office of the President in 1952, this is the highest honor the university can bestow upon an alumnus/a in recognition of professional accomplishments as well as service and generosity to the university.
Kathy Carcaci ’95
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Volunteer of the Year – This award is presented to an individual – a graduate or friend of the university – who exhibits dedication to the RIT community by being active and involved in the university community and beyond.
Meet RIT’s 2018 Distinguished Alumni >>
The Distinguished Alumni Award is presented to a certified alumnus/a who has performed with distinction at the highest levels of his or her chosen profession; or who has contributed significantly to the advancement and leadership of noteworthy civic, philanthropic, or service organizations over the course of many years. Those honored have brought distinction to their colleges and RIT through their professional, community and/or philanthropic achievements.
Past Distinguished Alumni Awardees >>
This special evening would not be possible without our sponsors.
Thank you to the following for supporting the 2018 Presidents’ Alumni Ball.