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RIT provost stepping down for a new opportunity

RIT provost stepping down for a new opportunity

Jeremy Haefner is stepping down as provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at RIT to become the provost and executive vice chancellor at University of Denver, effective July 15. read more

WROC-TV: RIT students learn what makes a cyber heart tick

WROC-TV: RIT students learn what makes a cyber heart tick

WXXI: Two RIT professors talk Bitcoin and Fake News

WXXI: Two RIT professors talk Bitcoin and Fake News

upcoming events
Transfer open house: Until 4 p.m. today, Ingle Auditorium

Game Dev Challenge Kickoff: Featuring keynote speakers Simon Ebejer and Michael Bukowski, Vicarious Visions, 4–5 p.m. today, Student Innovation Hall (details)

Talk: Patricia Russotti, artist, “Marking Matters in Time,” 6 p.m. today, Gallery r, 100 College Ave., Rochester
Expressions of King’s Legacy: Featuring keynote speaker Marc Lamont Hill and performances by Danielle Ponder & the Tomorrow People and Reenah Oshun Golden, noon–2 p.m., Gordon Field House (register)
Gray Matter Discussion Series: “When Is Speech Violence?” noon, SAU Mosaic Center

Speaker: Caitlin Cass, comic artist, “Great Moments in Western Civilization,” 3:30 p.m., University Gallery
Poster session: Highlighting work and achievements of nominees and recipients of 2016-17 Trustees Scholarship Award, 2–3 p.m., Wallace Library, second floor
more events

Joe Geigel, professor of computer science and co-director of the CS Graphics and Applied Perception Lab, presented the paper “Creating a theatrical experience on a virtual stage” at the 14th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology (ACE 2017), held Dec. 14–16, 2017, in London.

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RIT in the news

Flagler Live
Move Over, Magritte: Alchemist-Photographer Jerry Uelsmann Documents States of Consciousness
Jerry Uelsmann '57 (photography) featured

The Daily News
PRO HOCKEY: Batavia resident playing for Pegula-owned Beauts
Kourtney Kunichika '14 (motion picture science) featured

The Washington Post
One worked on the A-bomb. The other was a victim. How their grandsons now create art together.
Kei Ito '14 (professional photographic illustration) featured

Democrat and Chronicle
Well, well, well, given time Rush couple's video on digging for water goes viral
Bethany Choate '06 (imaging science) featured

more RIT in the news

photo spotlight
Photo by A. Sue Weisler

Some 200 students from Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women in Rochester visited RIT Jan. 17 for a daylong enrichment experience. Photo by A. Sue Weisler

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