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Celebrating 50 Years at the Henrietta campus

Before celebrating 50 years at the Henrietta campus this weekend, read about the history of RIT’s move from downtown Rochester. more »

Campaign sets $1 billion blended goal

thumbnail imageRIT has publicly launched a $1 billion campaign, the largest fundraising effort in the university’s history. Read about students are already benefiting. more »

RIT helps prep Rochester seniors for next step

thumbnail imageThe Rochester Prep High School graduating class of 25 students received 96 college acceptances, and 100 percent of these students will attend college in the fall--three of whom will attend RIT. more »

Students designing city’s future sustainably

thumbnail imageA research and design collaborative between RIT architecture students and faculty with community partners in and around the city of Rochester is bringing new thinking to neighborhoods in need. more »

WITR increases diversity

thumbnail imageMembers of WITR noticed something was missing last school year among its participants—women. After an effort to step up recruitment efforts to make sure everyone was given an opportunity to be part of the station, female membership has increased by 40 percent since 2017. more »

RIT contributes to success of photonics initiative

thumbnail imageRIT’s Future Photon Initiative is developing a system of quality-control protocols for a national photonics manufacturing hub located in Rochester. more »