Former Science Advisor to Colin Powell Will Give Talk at RIT, April 10
Neureiter will present his talk, “Science and Technology in U.S. Foreign Policy,” at 7 p.m., Monday, April 10, in the B. Thomas Golisano College auditorium. Neureiter is director of the Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy at the American Association for the Advancement of Science and science and technology advisor to former U.S. Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Madeline Allbright.
He will discuss the role science and technology play in diplomacy and the challenges of providing useful, objective scientific and technical information and advice to the policy community in today’s highly polarized political environment.
The late John Wiley Jones was founder and chairman of the board of Jones Chemical Inc. in Caledonia and an avid proponent of science education. The annual lecture series was established in 1974 and is part of the annual John Wiley Jones Symposium, sponsored by RIT’s College of Science.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dale Cenzi at 475-5774.
March 15, 2019
Data science community to gather at RIT for regional DataFest hackathon March 29-31
Teams of three to five students will have 48 hours to mine a complex data set pertaining to a real-world problem. Teams will test their statistical analytic and data science skills to find the best solution.
March 13, 2019
RIT Associate Professor Suzanne O’Handley nationally recognized for mentorship
RIT Associate Professor Suzanne O’Handley has been selected by the Council on Undergraduate Research and the Goldwater Scholarship Foundation as the 2019 CUR-Goldwater Scholars Faculty Mentor Awardee. O’Handley, a faculty member in RIT’s School of Chemistry and Materials Science, was chosen from 10 finalists for her considerable achievements as a dynamic scholar, teacher and mentor.
March 8, 2019
RIT Venture Creations technology business incubator launches four new companies
From eye tracking to thermal cooling to all things mushrooms, RIT’s Venture Creations technology business incubator celebrated the launch of four new startups.
March 6, 2019
Student Spotlight: Showing the artistic side of science
Meet Deirdre Cannon, a first-year biotechnology and molecular bioscience student who loves drawing.