Past Class Notes

Submission Date: Mon, 11/29/2021 - 07:22
First Name: Jenn
Last Name: Desrosiers
Class Year: 2018
Palmer-Derosiers wedding
Note: Jennifer Palmer '18 (KGCOE) ME '18 (KGCOE) and Peter Desrosiers '18 (GCCIS) were married on August 27, 2021 in front of family and friends. Jenn and Peter met while working at new student orientation at RIT, became good friends, and later started dating. They were surrounded by RIT alumni with graduation class representation ranging from 1986 through 2020.
Submission Date: Mon, 11/15/2021 - 16:47
First Name: Irianto
Last Name: Safari
Class Year: 1989
Irianto Safari ’89
Note: Irianto Safari ’89 (CAST) recently published several e-books on renewable energy including wind, solar, and waste-to-energy (WtE). These easy reading, beginner-level books are aimed at technologists, smart building and city enthusiasts, designers and builders. They are available by searching “energy” at Based in Singapore, Irianto is an expert in the design and installation of mechanical and electrical systems, especially air conditioning and mechanical ventilation systems, for industrial, residential, and commercial buildings. He was recently invited to be a keynote speaker on Waste to Energy and Air-Conditioning engineering by several Indonesian universities, including Siliwangi University and Andalas University, where he is assisting on their research work on Waste-to-Energy and Floating PV Panels.
Submission Date: Mon, 11/15/2021 - 12:56
First Name: Rachelle
Last Name: (Danno) Latona
Class Year: 2009
London & Levi
Note: Rachelle (Danno) Latona '09 (CAST) and Lawrence Latona welcomed a son into the world in May 2021. Big sister, London Rose, and little brother, Levi Theodore, are adjusting well to being lifelong best friends.
Submission Date: Thu, 11/11/2021 - 11:15
First Name: Natalia
Last Name: Dempsey
Class Year: 2017
Dempsey + Nagawiecki Wedding
Note: Natalia Dempsey '17 (COLA) and Szymon Nagawiecki '18 (CAST) were married on September 18, 2021. Natalia and Szymon met on Natalia's first day at RIT as a transfer student. They were surrounded by friends, family and fellow tigers at their wedding.
Submission Date: Wed, 11/10/2021 - 12:04
First Name: Sara
Last Name: Pilson
Class Year: 2017
Note: Sara Pilson ’17 (COS) joined the Garden City office of Goldberg Segalla, a national civil litigation firm. Sara focuses her practice on intellectual property, trademark registration and litigation, helping to protect her clients’ business-related ideas, inventions, imagery, and creative compositions. She has drafted and submitted claims for semiconductor and mechanical patents to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and responded to actions in trademark, copyright, and patent prosecution matters. She has also composed legal memoranda for a variety of intellectual property issues, including fair use. After obtaining her bachelor’s degree in Chemistry at RIT, Sara earned her juris doctor at the Fordham University School of Law. Her clients often benefit from her background in science, which includes experience as an advanced undergraduate research assistant at the Rochester Institute of Technology as well as a National Science Foundation fellowship at the University of Cincinnati.