Campus Spotlight Archive

  • August 15, 2019

    students in line at Gracie's

    First-year and transfer RIT/NTID students gather for lunch during the college's Summer Vestibule Program (SVP), an orientation program that provides classroom and social experiences prior to the beginning of classes.

  • August 12, 2019

    making pizza

    Chef de Cuisine Daniel Morales created a pepperoni and sausage pizza at 700 degrees in 100 seconds in a new ceramic pizza oven, producing a crisp crust with a good char. Gracie's, RIT's largest dining facility, has reopened after a $2 million renovation of its kitchen and serving areas this summer.

  • August 9, 2019

    deer crossing road

    Be on the lookout for deer when driving on or near campus this time of year.

  • August 5, 2019

    Student at poster session

    College of Science student Manuel Gomez-Bera presented his research “Mapping Student Frames in Upper-level Electricity and Magnetism” during the Undergraduate Research Symposium on August 1. Undergraduate students from all colleges participated in this annual event.

  • August 2, 2019

    painting demonstration

    Greg Lawson (MST '11) demonstrates technique to Sydney Gosink during the Drawing and Painting workshop at RIT's Camp Tiger. 

  • July 31, 2019

    kids in acting class, trust fall demo

    Kids in the Acting and Improvisation 101 workshop at Camp Tiger participate in the trust fall exercise.

  • July 29, 2019

    ice rink with logos and RIT Tiger

    The Gene Polisseni ice rink gets its yearly layers of ice and new logo to prepare for the fall season.

  • July 24, 2019

    fashion show with balloons

    RIT’s Liberty Partnerships Program's workshop with Kelly Cheatle, artistic director at Airigami, ended with a fashion show of costumes created with balloons.

  • July 22, 2019

    Elementary-school students place toy robots on maze.

    RIT’s Kate Gleason College of Engineering hosts RoboCamp over several weeks during the summer for students in grades K-10. The students explored engineering concepts using motors, sensors and programming skills to build robots.

  • July 18, 2019

    kids watch their projects drop from a height

    Kids attending Camp Tiger's Sue's Tech Kitchen workshop watch their projects get tested.

  • July 15, 2019

    garden with plants

    The RIT Foodshare garden is bursting with tomato, zucchini and pepper plants along with mint and basil. Foodshare supplies donated food, both perishable and non-perishable items, to the campus community and is located at 113 Riverknoll.

  • July 11, 2019

    girl looking at bottle

    Salida Cintron, 12, a Calkins Road Middle School student, examines her bottle that demonstrates different weights of liquids. The experiment was part of a RIT Camp Tiger workshop "Experiments in Science!" for fifth- through seventh-grade students.