Camela Douglass headlines fitness event
Determined Individuals Victoriously Achieving Success hosts dance event
Fitness guru Camela Douglass and Prince Diaby, founder and choreographer of Generation X Dance Group, headline Dancing with DIVAS Thursday at Rochester Institute of Technology.
The event, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Gordon Field House, is hosted by Determined Individuals Victoriously Achieving Success and is intended for people ages 12 and up in all levels of fitness.
Douglass will take the stage from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m., and Prince will be on from 7 to 8 p.m. Disc jockey Jo-El will provide the music.
DIVAS began as an RIT group in 2011. They provide a variety of social, educational and service activities to foster a support network for incoming multicultural women at RIT to help increase the retention of students through mentorship, personal development and successful academic programs.
April 18, 2019
Student Spotlight: Participating in the ASCE Concrete Canoe competition
Meet Brady Smith, a fourth-year civil engineering technology student and captain of this year’s Concrete Canoe team.
April 17, 2019
RIT hosts 2019 Upstate NY Regional Student Conference on April 19 and 20 at Polisseni Center
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April 16, 2019
Student groups organize event to educate campus on better ways to manage trash
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RIT launches first rainwater collection
WROC-TV reports on student volunteer work from RIT's chapter of Engineers for a Sustainable World.