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Office of RIT Government and Community Relations serves as the University’s liaison with Federal, State and local government entities as well as community groups and organizations. We are responsible for coordinating RIT’s participation in community events, and manage special events that take place on the RIT campus.

Our mission is to implement a comprehensive program of government relations, community relations and special events to develop and maintain positive and effective relationships between the Institute and all levels of government and the community at large. These relationships result in funding and other types of support, and strengthen RIT’s visibility and image in the community.

Upcoming Events

30th Annual United Way Golf Tournament
09/07/17
2018 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival
09/12/18 to 09/22/18

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The Shore Foundation, co-founded by fifth-year computing security student Josh Geise, refurbishes and donates computers for those in need. Geise has been interested in computer refurbishment since he was in high school and participated in the Virginia Star Students Working to Advance Technologies program in his hometown of Dumfries, Va. When...

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Two exhibits running simultaneously at the Joseph F. and Helen C. Dyer Arts Center at Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf have a central theme of connecting Rochester's deaf and hearing artistic communities. Open through Dec. 15, "Cultivating Connections: Growing Communities in the Flower City" showcases artwork representing...

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