• August 25, 2020

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    Top 8 Changes on Campus to Keep the RIT Community Safe

    Throughout the global pandemic, RIT has been making extreme changes to campus to ensure the safety of students and faculty for the academic year. Aside from the required masks and testing, there are plenty of procedures and adjustments to help keep us safe. Daily Health Screen RIT has provided a Daily Health Screen that students are required [...]
  • August 18, 2020

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    Construction Updates for the Fall Semester of 2020

    For the upcoming fall semester, construction teams have put in some amazing work to ensure RIT is ready for a successful academic year! Other than roof repairs and small maintenance projects, here are a few major construction changes. Gleason Circle Bus Loop While the IMLC is under construction for the next 3 years (between Wallace and the SAU [...]
  • July 15, 2019

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    Where Do the Bikes Go?

    RIT is a bike-friendly campus, with numerous places to store and keep bikes during the academic year. Sometimes bikes get left on campus during the summer break, and many people have been asking what happens to them. BTB reached out to Public Safety and Parking to find out what happens to all the bikes on campus.
  • April 9, 2019

    Benefits of Choosing RIT Housing

    When it’s time to decide if you want to live on campus or off campus, we understand that it can sometimes be a difficult decision. Our team at Behind the Bricks is here to share all of the benefits of choosing to live in RIT Housing during your time away at school. Being on campus While this one may seem obvious, living on campus makes your [...]
  • February 1, 2019

    Experience VR for Free at RIT Hockey Games!

    We all know how fun and exhilarating both men’s and women’s hockey games are here at RIT, but what if your experience could be even more thrilling? Well, now you are able to get up close and personal with the players on both Division 1 hockey teams! RIT Arenas is extremely excited to announce that a brand new Virtual Reality Experience is now [...]
  • November 23, 2018

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    Digital Den's Top Five Picks for the Holidays

    Looking for the perfect holiday gift? The Digital Den has got you covered. Whether you are interested in technology or apparel, there’s something for everyone. The Digital Den is located in the Student Alumni Union (SAU) right next to Bytes and Artesano. The Digital Den is open: Monday-Thursday: 9 am to 6 pm Friday: 9 am to 5 pm Saturday: 12 [...]
  • October 22, 2018

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    What Are the Changes to the Loop Around Campus?

    Have you noticed some changes to Andrews Memorial Drive around Rochester Institute of Technology? Whether you have been walking the loop, or driving to class, there are a couple of changes to take note of. With Rochester Institute of Technology's focus on safety and technology, these changes were implemented to ensure both pedestrian and [...]
  • October 16, 2018

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    What Happened to the Hub Express?

    By now, you’ve probably noticed that Digital Den got a big makeover. Digital Den is now in Monroe Hall. The photo store has been condensed, and is still existing in the same space. But where did the HUB Express go? Last year, it was right in the front of the store. The HUB Express is still in Monroe Hall, but is now is located in the back [...]
  • October 15, 2018

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    What's Up with Parking Services?

    Parking and Transportation Services have been a major topic of conversation around the Rochester Institute of Technology campus this academic year. With students confused as to why they’ve received parking tickets, and others unsure of the rules and regulations of Parking and Transportation Services, our team at Behind the Bricks is here to [...]