RIT Tigers Tale


NTID President  
Alum Named as Next NTID President
Gerry Buckley '78 will become NTID's next president, effective Jan. 1, 2011. He's the first RIT/NTID alumnus to lead the college. Buckley has more than 30 years of progressively responsible experience in higher education. Read more »

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Constellation Brands Commits $1M to New Facility
The Constellation Commons for Global Learning is housed in Global Village, a new residential complex and retail marketplace on campus. The commons is intended to serve as a touch point and clearinghouse for all aspects of global education at RIT. Read more »

RIT Reaches Out to Veterans with Hearing Loss
As a federally designated "Yellow Ribbon" university, RIT offers tuition support for veterans, including access and support for those with hearing loss. A new public-service announcement details the initiative. Read more »

Quarter Mile  
Sustainability Programs Receive National Recognition
RIT is featured in the 2011 College Sustainability Report Card, a list of the sustainable practices at more than 300 colleges and universities across the nation, and received several 'A' grades. Read more »

Dubai Students  
First Undergrad Class Begins Studies at RIT Dubai
Seventy-six students from 22 countries are now enrolled in bachelor's degree programs in engineering, business, management and marketing at RIT Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Graduate degree programs were first offered in 2008. Read more »

Class Notes

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Wedding Bells
Christopher Hsu '04 and Jennifer Tate are happy to announce their marriage on October 2, 2010. They currently reside in Hamilton, N.J.

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Cassie Miller-Hains '09 and Joshua Hains are happy to announce their marriage on May 8, 2010 in Lebanon, PA. They currently reside in Cleona, PA. Cassie is employed as a point of purchase designer for RockTenn Merchandising Displays in Hershey, PA.

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Deborah Baker '74 serves on the Board of Trustees of the Hearing Loss Association of America and was recently elected vice president.

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Loving Life!
Norman Biggart '49 proudly credits his military experience and RIT for his long and successful career. As a retired person, he continues to remain active with mineral clubs, archaeology associations and whatever else comes his way!

Alumni Events


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Travel with RIT on a Swiss Winter Escapade
Relax for six nights (Feb 21–28, 2011 ) in the resort town of Interlaken. A selection of optional and included excursions feature Switzerland's winter highlights. You also may plan your own independent adventures. Visit rit.ahitravel.com for more info.
Fall/Winter Events

Event Photos

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Check out thousands of photos from Brick City Homecoming 2010!

RIT Gear
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Replica Hockey Jersey
Show your spiRIT! Sport a replica RIT Tiger Hockey jersey!

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Tiger Hockey Adjustable Cap
Orange twill cap embroidered with RIT Tigers Hockey. A perfect gift for the holidays!

Fund for RIT Annual Giving Campaign
Offers New Magnet
Our fall mailing shares points of Tiger pride and offers "Proud to be RIT" magnets for gifts of $15 or more. Your gift, no matter what size, makes a big difference to RIT. Make a gift now »

Claim Your Piece of RIT — Buy a Brick!
Mark your time on campus through our Buy-A-Brick program. For just $175, you can order a brick that will be installed along the Legacy Walk on our Quarter Mile. Your gift can support scholarship funds and more! Buy a Brick now »

Philanthropy That Inspires
Suzie Murad '01 established a scholarship to honor the person that inspired her to achieve her dreams. She writes, "...students will have what my grandmother wanted for her family—the opportunity to succeed." Who is your inspiration? Read Suzie's story »

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Watch video clips of Brick City Homecoming and Halloween at RIT.

Watch on YouTube »

Help Recruit
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Volunteer to represent RIT at area college fairs or participate in Admissions receptions in your area.


Upcoming Career Events
Job Zone Career Opportunities
RIT's online career services system, Job Zone, lists positions for recent graduates and experienced alumni, and is free and open to all alumni. Contact Kris Stehler, Assistant Director for Alumni Relations, 585.475.5468 or kwsoce@rit.edu, if you have any questions.

Here are a few current openings:
  • Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate: electrical, optical, and computer engineers
  • Sleep Innovations Inc.: Director of Industrial/Product Design
  • 1st Playable Productions: Senior Programmer
  • Fidelity Investments: Principal Developer, Advanced & Emerging Technologies
  • The Hershey Company: Sr. Packaging Development Engineer
  • AIDS Community Health Center: Associate VP of Marketing and Development
Additional postings, complete details, and application instructions are all available online. Go now »

Connect & Win
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Update your business info for a chance to win one of 10 RIT alumni association business card holders.
Congrats to Ali M. ALi '04 (CIAS) — October's winner of a USB Hub dude!

Update your info today »

Survey: Alumni Email Accounts
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RIT is currently researching the option of lifetime gmail accounts for graduating students and alumni.

Your feedback is extremely important. Please take a few moments to respond to an online survey »

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