Through innovative curricula in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, our College of Liberal Arts prepares students not only for successful careers, but also for a lifetime of personal growth and responsible citizenship.
A difficult task to accomplish, yet a joy to teach, Kruger enjoys composing for visual mediums. As chair of the Department of Performing Arts and Visual Culture, Krugar focuses on enhancing a scene with music while keeping the audience immersed in the medium.
Giving a Voice to a Community
Tianna Manon '15
As an alum of the journalism program, Manon has put into practice the storytelling platforms and opportunities She took advantage of at RIT. Today, Manon serves as editor-in-chief of Open Mic Rochester, an online magazine that gives a voice to Rochester’s black community.
Seeing the world through the eyes of a different species is just one way we connect with the world around us. Through faculty-led research, Wegman is working to improve the quality of life for North American River Otters by studying their visual perception.
The Hands of Time
At RIT’s makerspace you’re free to design, test, tinker, and build. Hatch utilizes The Construct to create 3D-printed mannequin hands for Genesee Country Village & Museum's 19-century clothing exhibit.
RIT has received a $1.3 million gift to endow its partnership between the university and Genesee Country Village & Museum. The gift comes from RIT alumnus Philip Wehrheim and his wife, Anne. Wehrheim received a degree in business from RIT in 1966.
Vanesa Chiodo, a second-year museum studies student, worked as a public programs intern over the summer at The Strong National Museum of Play. Although she was only going into her second year of classes, Chiodo was eager to get some real work experience under her belt.
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Sep 09RIT Liberal Arts Retweeted @RIT_SOC
RT @RIT_SOC: The Expressive Communication Center is now open for the Fall Semester! Whether you need help writing manuscripts, practice speaking at a podium or recording yourself for memorization, the ECC is here to help! To create an appointment visit: t.co/Z96fAwEfsN
Sep 09RIT Liberal Arts Retweeted @RITtigers
RT @RITtigers: Student Spotlight: Vanesa Chiodo, a second-year museum studies student, worked as a public programs intern over the summer at @museumofplay. Her dream job is to work in the education department of a museum. #RITt.co/CtqVlgb16i
RT @RITStudyAbroad: The Gilman Scholarship is open for students interested in studying abroad in Spring 2020, Summer 2020 or Fall 2020. Up to $5,000 to study abroad. Must be a U.S. citizen and receiving a Pell Grant to apply. Oct. 1 deadline. Meet with study abroad office to apply - firstname.lastname@example.org. t.co/pAh8QfAYEW
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Our Office of Student Services is open until 4pm to help you out with any last-minute changes to your schedule. No appointment necessary! t.co/hDkvL7O3Iq