Print and Graphic Media Technology BS

  • April 28, 2023

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    Alumni cultivate business by doing things differently

    James Wegner ’09 (media arts and technology) and Jonny Widder ’09 (media arts and technology) became quick friends after meeting at RIT Orientation, bonding over their desire to rebel from the “mandatory.”

  • June 15, 2022

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    Podcast: Innovating the print industry 

    Intersections: The RIT Podcast, Ep. 60: When people think of printing, they think of copiers, toners, or pamphlets, but the print industry is growing and new technologies are impacting how products are developed and printed. Alumna Stephanie Fallon, publishing leader at Wayfair, talks to Cecilia Savka and Emi Knape, students in the graphic media science and technology department, about the skills needed in today’s print industry.

  • March 29, 2022

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    International print technology company donates color management software to RIT

    GMG Color recently donated one of its high-end color management software systems, ColorProof, to RIT. The system will be used as part of classroom instruction and research projects based in RIT’s Department of Graphic Media Sciences and Technology to better evaluate color quality prior to print production.

  • January 31, 2022

    student cybersecurity team huddling around two computer screens.

    Students take home top prizes at collegiate competitions

    For RIT students, the learning doesn’t stop when classes end. In 2021, three student teams took what they’re learning and used it to win national and international competitions in cybersecurity, racing, and design.

  • December 13, 2021

    RIT Gravure Day

    RIT Hosted Speakers for Gravure Day

    Rochester Institute of Technology’s internationally recognized Department of Graphic Media Science and Technology (GMST), College of Engineering Technology, working in association with GAA (Gravure AIMCAL Alliance) of AIMCAL, celebrated Gravure Day on December 1st.

  • July 20, 2021

    Students holding flexographic labels printed during "Recognition Run"

    Students produce flexographic labels in “Recognition Run”

    At the end of the Spring 2021 term, students in Dr. Greg D’Amico’s Print Production course in the Department of Graphic Media Science and Technology completed the semester with a “Recognition Run,” consisting of full-color pressure-sensitive labels printed on the Department’s six-color Mark Andy flexographic press.

  • July 6, 2021

    Ayanna Smith and Emi Knape Time Inc. scholarship recipients

    GMST Students receive prestigious scholarships

    Ayanna Smith and Emi Knape, both second year Department of Graphic Media Science and Technology students, have been selected to receive prestigious scholarships from The Print and Graphic Scholarship Foundations

  • June 28, 2021

    two students and a professor posing with magazine spreads on a table.

    Students win Canon national design competition

    Undergraduate students in Irma Abu-Jumah’s Typography and Page Design course placed first in the Canon Solutions America—University Program Magalog Challenge this spring. They were among two schools and several teams that participated in the University Inkjet Program, the company’s annual student design competition.

  • April 18, 2021

    Automation presenters Dr. Thomas Hoffmann-Walbeck,Axel Zöller,Nick Gawreluk and Mark LeDonne

    Automation in Printing

    As part of its ongoing efforts to engage students with the latest printing industry developments, RIT's Department of Graphic Media Science and Technology (GMST) recently sponsored a series of four presentations to the college community on automation in printing. The event was held on March 22, 2021, and coordinated and hosted by Dr. Barbara Birkett, the Paul and Louise Miller Endowed Chair.