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Center for Sustainable Packaging created at RIT

Gifts totaling $2.2 million from The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation and American Packaging Corp. will help to create an education and research center dedicated to the development and use of sustainable packaging. more »

Still Classified: Earning an RIT EMBA Degree while Deployed in Afghanistan

Harry Wescott has a 3.74 GPA and works on his Executive MBA classroom assignments via the Internet in tents/rooms in Kabul, Afghanistan. more »

RIT Professor Predicts Economic 'Flat Line' in Response to Apple iPhone 5 release

Javier Espinosa, assistant professor of economics in RIT's College of Liberal Arts, is doubtful that any economic boom will directly result from the release of the iPhone5. more »

Quality of RIT Students Attracts Employers to Fall Career Fair

The fair, which had a record number of employers in attendance, also attracted a groundbreaking 3,235 students and alumni, which exceeded initial estimates. more »

Brick City Homecoming —
Registration Closing

Have you registered for any Brick City Homecoming events this year? If you still plan to register, don't miss out! Registration ends October 10.

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Gallery Opening

Kathy Clem '88 holds a BS In Chemistry 1977, and MFA in Painting 1988 from RIT. This fall Kathy will open a New Multimedia Art Gallery "iGalleryKathyClem" at the Anderson Arts Building, 250 North Goodman Street, Suite 312, Rochester, NY 14607. Kathy is an artist that has been exhibiting her work for 30 years. The first exhibit in her new gallery will be a magical multi-media installation called FANTASY. Kathy's artwork is made in her iPhone and iPad and then expressed through other mediums. Grand opening: Oct 26, 7-9 pm; Exhibit: Oct 26 - Dec 8, Monday-Friday 1-5 pm. Learn more: www.iGalleryKathyClem.com

Published

Ron Sherman '64 has been a location, stock and digital photographer based in Atlanta since 1971. He has been published in most major news magazines including Time, Life, Newsweek and Businessweek and on assignment for corporate clients like Coca Cola, IBM, AT&T, Georgia Power and MCI. His most recent publication is a two-page spread in the jury selected Art of Seeing 2012 Creative Photography by Alcove Books.

Congratulations

Edward Shanshala '87 was recently featured in a brief (2:44 minute) video for the ACHS Pharmacy about the results from the pharmacy's first year in the HRSA Patient Safety Clinical Pharmacy Collaborative. Ed has also been appointed as a Faculty National Expert to and Co-Chair of the US Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resource Service Administration Patient Safety & Clinical Pharmacy Collaborative 5.0. ACHS has received national awards for their work in clinical pharmacy services and was recognized recently with a visit from Congressman Charles Bass. See video of Ed »

Top Tigers to be honored at Presidents' Alumni Ball

The Presidents' Alumni Ball is not only a fabulous evening of dining, dancing and gaming, it's also the night we celebrate the university's top Tigers. This year, the Volunteer of the Year award will be presented to Donald Boyce '67 and the Outstanding Alumni award will be presented to Steve '88, '89 and Vicki '92, '94, '99 Schultz. If you know Don, Steve and Vicki, you'll want to share in their celebration – and if you haven't met them yet, get your tickets now and introduce yourself at the Ball!

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October

Impact the Future of RIT

Alumni Admissions 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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ROAR on October 18 — and get a Facebook Badge

A day before Brick City Homecoming, the RIT campus starts ROARing. October 18 is ROAR Day, the start of our annual giving campaign to Raise Our Annual Responses. It’s a great time for you to ROAR, too, by making your annual gift. You’ll also earn a Facebook ROAR Day badge to encourage your friends to ROAR! Learn more »

Save 10% at Barnes & Noble @ RIT

For the rest of the year, you can save 10% at Barnes & Noble @ RIT online. Just enter promo code RIT10 at checkout.

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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 kwsoce@rit.edu if you have any questions. Here are a few current openings – additional postings, complete details, and application instructions are on Job Zone.

CAST Alumni Awards Dinner

Dr. Francis Domoy to be honored at the International Hospitality and Service Innovation Award Dinner, October 18, 2012. Eight RIT School of International Hospitality & Service Innovation alumni will be recognized on October 18 for their outstanding achievements and dedication to RIT.

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