April 11, 2013
New director of Interactive Games and Media namedTona Henderson has been named director of RIT’s School of Interactive Games and Media. She is an expert in automated classification, structured markup and women in computing.
April 8, 2013
RIT hosts talk with active learning expert, authorWalter Bender has worked to empower the children of developing countries to learn using technology. will share his lessons during a free and open talk on April 17.
April 1, 2013
Former IBM researcher joins Golisano CollegeVicki Hanson, from the University of Dundee in Scotland, joins the B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences in Fall 2013.
March 28, 2013
RIT to host NASA Space Apps ChallengeThe 48-hour challenge will gather citizens from around the world to work together to solve challenges relevant to improving life on Earth and life in space.
March 14, 2013
RIT wins Regional Cyber Defense CompetitionThe three-day competition requires students to assume administrative control of all information systems within the network of a mock company.
March 13, 2013
RIT named a top video game design schoolRIT is one of the top schools to study video game design for 2013, according to new international rankings from The Princeton Review.
February 21, 2013
Computing security chair receives award from IBMSylvia Perez-Hardy, an associate professor and chair of the newly created Department of Computing Security, received a $25,000 Faculty Award from IBM.
January 29, 2013
American Greetings hosts Hack Day at RITStudent designers, developers and writers were challenged to spend 24 hours or less creating something cool using old and new technology.
January 14, 2013
Supercomputer Watson to visit RIT todayAlumnus Stephan Roorda will show off Watson, explain how it works and discuss where IBM is taking it next during the free presentation.
December 21, 2012
Students take part in campus-wide scavenger huntThe hunt sent 46 students across RIT’s campus, providing them with tips for getting through a Rochester winter along the way and ending with a surprise from President Destler.
December 3, 2012
Harvey Mudd College president to visitMaria Klawe to discuss women in computing on Dec. 7 at RIT.
October 30, 2012
Website tracks Hurricane Sandy tweetsTwo information technology master’s students created their own website for tracking and mapping tweets related to Hurricane Sandy.