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Destler Shares University’s Successes and Future

President Bill Destler, in a letter to RIT alumni and friends, spells out the university’s recent accomplishments and vision. more »

RIT Doctoral Candidate Teaches 'Computers to Understand Images'

Abdul Syed, a doctoral candidate in the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science, won the Best Student Paper award at the International Conference on Geographical Object-based Image Analysis in Rio de Janeiro, held May 7-9. more »

American Solar Car Challenge Launches 'Eight States in Eight Days' Race

The American Solar Challenge, which began from RIT on July 14, is a collegiate design competition and race in which teams build solar-powered vehicles. The cars travel through eight states in eight days. more »
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RIT Astronomers On Team Watching Young Protostar

X-ray observations have revealed something curious about the young star that illuminates McNeil’s Nebula, a glowing jewel of cosmic dust in the Orion constellation: The object is a protostar rotating about once a day.
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New State-of-the-Art Tele-conferencing Facility for Saunders College Announced

RIT alumni-owned company, REDCOM Laboratories, is helping to create a new, state-of-the-art conferencing facility in RIT's Saunders College of Business.
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Be an Alumni Admissions Volunteer

Alumni Volunteers have the opportunity to speak with prospective students and their families to share the creative and innovative opportunities happening at RIT. We have a variety of events available for the new volunteer or seasoned pro.

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It's a boy!

Amy Niggel '04 and Michael Niggel '03 are proud to announce the birth of a baby boy, Lucas Robert. He was born on May 23, 2012 in Burlington, VT, and weighed 7 lb., 15 oz. Lucas joins his big brother James and big sister Claire to complete our family. We are all excited to settle into life as a family of five and can't wait to get out to RIT and get the little one his first RIT shirt!

Wedding Bells

Katelyn (Kern) McDevitt '07 and Timothy McDevitt '07 are happy to announce their marriage on April 28, 2012 in Philadelphia, PA. They currently reside in Thorndale, PA. Over 20 RIT alumni attended the wedding and had a part in it including bridesmaids, groomsman, photographer, and officiant.

New job

Patrick Flaherty '00 recently accepted a position at Worcester Polytechnic University located in Worcester, MA as Assistant Professor in the Biomedical Engineering Department.

Take a Seat

You can get a seat with your name on it in the new hockey arena when you make a gift of $1,000. Your gift will help build the arena, and when it opens you will be a part of it throughout the years!

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Brick City Homecoming

Save the Date! Brick City Homecoming is October 19-21 this year. Look out for events coming soon to the Brick City Website.

Special Events:
50th Anniversary of Alpha Phi Omega at RIT
Golden Circle Luncheon for alumni who graduated 50+ years ago

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Tigers Give Back   Giving website »

Thanks, RIT, for changing my life!

Ask Heather Schoenberger, an '04 Physician's Assistant graduate, how much she appreciated RIT's scholarship assistance when she was a student. It was help RIT could provide thanks to annual support from proud and caring Tiger donors. Find out what she has to say about giving back and the power of every gift - no matter what amount - to help change a life. Also, get the results of last year's annual giving campaign.

Are you ready to be a Sustaining Donor?

When it comes to deciding on your gift to RIT, your heart may say one thing, but your budget may say another. Now, you can follow your heart and stay within your budget by becoming a Sustaining Donor, giving a small amount each month through the security of your credit card. It's simple to sign up...

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Nathaniel Rochester Society (NRS) Gala

The NRS Gala occurred July 12, where the Gosnell family was awarded the 2012 NRS Award to recognize their generations of generosity to RIT. The NRS Award was established in 1972 and is given each year to outstanding individuals who have contributed to RIT.

Learn more about the award and the Gosnell family »
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Careers   Job Zone »

Our Job Zone online system lists positions for recent graduates and experienced alumni, and is free and open to all RIT alumni. You can post your resume and/or post a job. Contact Kris Stehler, Assistant Director for Alumni Relations at 585.475.5468 or if you have any questions. Here are a few current openings – additional postings, complete details, and application instructions are on Job Zone.

Get ahead by getting your EMBA from RIT

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