News

  • September 22, 2022

    two people in a lab wearing hard hats looking at blueprints.

    Brown Hall renovations in final stages

    The outside of RIT’s Brown Hall looks the same, but inside everything has changed. Once the final details are settled, Brown Hall will house new laboratories for genomics, computer engineering, and soil and traffic studies, as well as several computer facilities and office space.

  • September 13, 2022

    woman standing in a classroom next to a chalkboard and bookcase.

    Speaker focuses on critical thinking to combat misinformation

    Conflicting information about the safety of vaccines and how viruses spread in the community has created doubt, confusion, and debate during the global COVID-19 pandemic. But scholars are looking at how critical thinking techniques can help manage misinformation.

  • September 12, 2022

    seven ROTC students standing in front of a grassy area planted with small American flags.

    RIT remembers Sept. 11 

    WHAM-TV features RIT's 9/11 Remembrance Vigil and talks to first-year student Charles Adebayo Von Goins II, whose mother worked in the World Trade Center.

  • September 7, 2022

    a person wearing military fatigues standing in a grassy area plants with hundreds of small American flags.

    9/11 Remembrance Vigil planned at RIT

    RIT will hold a remembrance vigil Monday morning for those who died in the September 11 terrorist attacks in 2001. The event begins at 8:10 a.m. outside RIT’s Student Alumni Union, next to The Sentinel sculpture, where 2,977 flags will be planted on the grass, honoring each life lost in the attacks.

  • August 11, 2022

    A black and blue illustration of a key made of 0s and 1s entering a digital keyhole.

    A fresh start 

    Rochester Beacon profiles Token, a Rochester-based company launched by RIT graduates in 2015 and currently chaired by Kevin Surace ’85 (electrical engineering technology).

  • August 3, 2022

    Lt. Col. Christopher Denzer, commanding officer, Air Force ROTC.

    New Air Force ROTC commander assumes post leading RIT cadre

    As a highly decorated pilot and operations leader, Lt. Col. Christopher Denzer brings experience in flight, technology development, and training to RIT’s Air Force ROTC detachment as its new commanding officer, a position he began on July 1.