• May 28, 2020

    "The History of RIT University Arenas" with a modern image of RIT's hockey locker room with orange uniforms hanging in the lockers

    The History of RIT University Arenas

    RIT is known for it’s high level of academia, advanced technology, unique student body, and our incredible recreation and athletics facilities too. RIT is a school that is always transforming; how did University Arenas even develop into where it is today? 1968 - Frank Ritter Ice Arena Constructed in 1968, the O.G. of University Arenas is the [...]
  • July 10, 2014

    Polisseni Center Update

    Construction on the Gene Polisseni Center, the future home of RIT Tigers Hockey, is progressing right on schedule and looking more and more impressive each day! I took another tour of the arena this past Wednesday and it is nothing short of outstanding: IceBuilders Inc., a rink engineering and renovation company based out of Syracuse, recently [...]