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  • November 8, 2019

    'Uber strategist meets with students.'

    Entrepreneurs Conference takes center stage at RIT

    Entrepreneurship took center stage Nov. 7 at RIT at the 15th annual Entrepreneurs Conference, co-sponsored by Saunders College of Business and Albert J. Simone Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, featuring informational networking sessions, a student business pitch competition and a keynote address from a strategist at one of the world’s best-known ridesharing companies.

  • November 8, 2019

    'logo for ELM Enhanced Lifestyles for metabolic syndrome'

    RIT conducts clinical trial on metabolic syndrome

    RIT is seeking individuals diagnosed with metabolic syndrome to participate in a national clinical trial. The study will evaluate a wellness program designed to reverse conditions leading to heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and stroke.

  • November 8, 2019

    'Simulation of an accretion disk surrounding a supermassive black hole.'

    New study suggests ‘Pac-Man-like’ mergers could explain massive, spinning black holes

    Scientists have reported detecting gravitational waves from 10 black hole mergers to date, but they are still trying to explain the origins of those mergers. The largest merger detected so far seems to have defied previous models because it has a higher spin and mass than the range thought possible. A group of researchers, including RIT Assistant Professor Richard O’Shaughnessy, has created simulations that could explain how the merger happened.

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  • November 11, 2019

    Photo by Elizabeth Lamark

    RIT held its ninth annual Veterans Day Breakfast this morning in the Gordon Field House to honor veterans, service members and their families. The POW/MIA Table, or missing man table, honors the memory of fallen, missing or imprisoned military service members.

Fall 2019 RIT University Magazine

Magazine cover with man wearing apron and the words: You do what?

The latest issue of RIT University Magazine includes stories on the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award winners and alumni who have cool careers.

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RIT celebrated Brick City Homecoming and Family Weekend Oct. 18-20, 2019. The weekend's more than 100 events included a conversation with CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, a celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Tiger Statue, BBQ & Beats, the Golden Circle reunion luncheon and campus tour, No Voice Zone, pumpkin chunkin' and a men's hockey game.

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