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.
April 19, 2019
RIT professor created simulation that could help treat heart patients
WROC-TV features Elizabeth Cherry, associate professor and director of the mathematical modeling program.
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
Imagine RIT Preview: Virtual Bugs
When the Seneca Park Zoo Society needed a way to create detailed 3D computer models of rare insects from Madagascar, they turned to RIT’s imaging science program for help. A multidisciplinary team of first-year students designed and built a new system to tackle the problem and will showcase the final product at the Imagine RIT festival.
April 16, 2019
Rochester community invited to learn about star constellations at RIT Observatory April 22
The Rochester Institute of Technology Observatory is hosting an open house to teach members of the Rochester community how to identify constellations, the patterns of stars in the sky that mark the figures of heroes, monsters, and characters from ancient myths.