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Survey to Gauge Conformity to Printing Standards
RIT has launched a Web-based survey to determine the extent to which printers in North America conform to well-defined printing standards. Industry leaders have urged RIT to become a certification body due to a void in the area of standards and process conformance. Read more »

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Men's Lacrosse to Face Connecticut College in NCAA Tournament
The men's lacrosse team will face Connecticut College in the 2010 NCAA Division III Men's Lacrosse Tournament on Saturday, May 15, at 1 pm in New London, Connecticut. It is the their first appearance in the tournament since 2006. Click here to check out photos from this season.

Alumnus Among Finalists for Pulitzer Prize
Edmund Fountain '03 (BFA photojournalism) was among the finalists of this year's Pulitzer Prizes in Journalism. Fountain, a photographer at the St. Petersburg Times was named a finalist for the series, "For Their Own Good," about abuse at the Florida School for Boys. Learn more »

Five Business Leaders Join Board of Trustees
RIT is adding five members to its Board of Trustees. The additions are business leaders from diverse industries. The announcement was made during the trustees meeting April 8-9, 2010. Read more »

RIT Named One of Nation's Top Environmentally Responsible Universities
The Princeton Review and the U.S. Green Building Council have cited RIT in the just-released Guide to 286 Green Colleges, recognizing the university for above-average commitment to sustainability in its campus infrastructure, activities and initiatives. Read more »

Class Notes

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Helping Others Succeed!
Johndaniel Lemp '03 is an entrepreneur and leader of IntegraClick, LLC and its core CPA network, Clickbooth.com. What began just eight years ago in a one bedroom apartment, is today a multimillion dollar corporation. IntegraClick assists online marketers, businesses, and advertisers achieve their business goals in the online sphere.

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It's a Boy!
Saara Suni '07 and husband Timo are proud to announce the birth of a baby boy, Aaron. He was born on January 11, 2010 in Finland, and weighed 8 lb., 9 oz. Big sister Annika (7 years) loves to take care of her baby brother.

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Wedding Bells!
Beth Levine '02 and Martin Skolnick are happy to announce their marriage on March 20, 2010 in Piermont, New York at The View on the Hudson. They currently reside in Hoboken, New Jersey. The wedding took place on one of the warmest Saturdays in March, it was close to 75 degrees outside. Neftali Ojeda, an RIT alumnus and current student attended with his wife Alexa Arellano.

Alumni Events

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Brick City Homecoming
Just announced—this year's Brick City Homecoming comedian will be...Craig Ferguson! Save the date now for 9 pm on October 15, 2010. Tickets go on sale in July! More announcements and reunion information coming soon! Plus, a new web site will be launching in early summer. Until then, stay connected to the latest Brick City news on Facebook.

June Networking Events

Event Photos

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Photos from the 2010 Distinguished Alumni Awards

RIT Gear
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Underarmour Heat Gear Accuracy Polo
Polo with embroidered Logo, 95% PolyArmour / 5% Elastane

Get Your Own Special Tiger T-shirt!
We are coming to the end of the 2009-2010 Fund for RIT campaign — June 30 is the last day — and have a special gift for spring donors. Make your annual gift of $10 or more, and get a great new Tiger-T as a token of our thanks for your support. But this offer is limited. Your gift will make you feel good to support your favorite area of RIT and the Tigers of today and tomorrow. Learn more »

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Tiger Hockey Fans — We're So Close to Making the Corner Crew Challenge!
Corner Crew veteran Steve Schulz dared you to raise $15,000 for our Men's Hockey team — which he promised to match. Right now, we are at 84% of our goal! Your gift to the Challenge — no matter what amount — will double in value and you can get a free Frozen Four team poster. Give now »

Your Summer Memories Can Support RIT Students
RIT offers creative strategies for alumni, parents and friends of RIT to make a gift to the university while also achieving some of their own financial goals. Learn more about gifts of real estate and how they can save you thousands of dollars in income, estate, and capital gains taxes, while providing a substantial benefit to RIT. Learn more »

Free RARES Membership
Get benefits and discounts on many products and services!

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Alumni Online Community
Register or update your information during May to be entered to win a multi-port USB man.
Don't forget to tell us about your career and accomplishments by updating your professional employment information. Congrats to Troy Rutherford '06 — April's winner of a Tiger Stadium Seat!

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Imagine RIT Memories
AABOD Innovation & Creativity Prize
Meet the winners of this year's Alumni Association Board of Directors (AABOD) annual Innovation & Creativity Prize. These cash prizes, presented annually during the Imagine RIT Festival, recognize and reward the creativity and innovation fostered across the disciplines on campus. Read more »

Studio 86 'On the Road'
Studio 86 presents in-depth discussions with RIT newsmakers. These episodes, recorded live at the 2010 Imagine RIT Festival, feature Festival Chairman Barry Culhane, President Bill Destler, with Mike Saffran, Will Dube and Vienna Carvalho of RIT University News. Listen in »

A Tour of CIAS @ Imagine RIT
In case you did not get a chance to see what was going on in CIAS and the Field House, check out the video Prof. Frank Cost made as he takes you on a brief tour of many exciting exhibits around campus during the 2010 Imagine RIT Festival. Watch the video »

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