The initial results of a comprehensive materials baseline study for all consumer electronics sold into the U.S. market for the past 25 years were unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Jan. 7.
The study found that while the number and types of consumer technology products sold have increased,...Read More ›
Rochester Institute of Technology's Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS) was selected today by the U.S. Department of Energy, as part of its Manufacturing USA initiative, to lead its new Reducing Embodied-Energy and Decreasing Emissions (REMADE) Institute-a national coalition of leading universities and companies that will forge new clean energy initiatives deemed...Read More ›
The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP21) has announced awardees of its 2016-17 Community Grants Program as part of the organization's ongoing efforts to continue improving the health and environmental quality of New York state.
NYSP2I-which is sponsored by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation through the Environmental Protection...Read More ›
Take a look at most any household appliance, light bulb or even your mobile phone and you'll likely see the UL (Underwriters Laboratories) mark-the single most accepted certification and safety standard for electrical devices in the United States. The iconic symbol appears on 22 billion products annually.
Xue Wang '10, '14 (applied...Read More ›
Rochester Institute of Technology joined local dignitaries and community members in the atrium of City Hall on Thursday, when Rochester celebrated its first Italian Cultural Day.
"Our culture is a great culture, and one of the most beautiful cultures," said Silvano Orsi, head of the Little Italy Neighborhood Association, which hopes to...Read More ›
Rochester Institute of Technology is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company, known for its test prep and tutoring services, books and college rankings features, RIT in the 2016 edition of its free downloadable book, The Princeton Review Guide to 361 Green...Read More ›
Callie Babbitt, an associate professor at Rochester Institute of Technology's Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS), has received a nearly $1 million award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to research sustainable solutions for minimizing and managing the growing and complex challenges of food waste generated across the food supply chain.
The four-year...Read More ›
Nearly 250 employing organizations and hundreds of recruiter representatives seeking Rochester Institute of Technology students and graduates are attending the Fall 2016 Career Fair Wednesday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Gordon Field House.
The fair is open to current RIT students and alumni; more than 4,000 are expected. The...Read More ›
Rochester Institute of Technology's Golisano Institute for Sustainability (GIS) is part of a winning coalition named by President Obama on Monday to head up a new smart manufacturing initiative designed to bolster advanced manufacturing across the United States.
RIT is an academic partner of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition (SMLC), which was...Read More ›