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  • August 10, 2022

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    RIT bookstore moves online

    This year will mark the beginning of RIT’s partnership with Akademos to create a new, virtual bookstore. The new website will allow students to find the best prices for the materials for each of their classes and can ship materials directly to them.

  • August 8, 2022

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    RIT students use innovative design through Studio930 to enhance lives

    RIT students participated in this summer’s Studio930 design consultancy, an interdisciplinary studio that focuses on the development of assistive healthcare solutions by leveraging the use of technology, art, and design. The 10-week long summer experience concluded with a student exhibition inside RIT’s LiveAbility Lab, a close partnership between RIT and the Al Sigl Community of Agencies. 

  • August 8, 2022

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    Golf simulator comes to RIT

    A new state-of-the-art golf simulator has been installed in the RIT Student Life Center and will enable students, faculty, staff, and alumni to experience virtual golfing on more than 170 courses around the world.

  • August 8, 2022

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    RIT professor earns NSF CAREER Award to investigate empathy in computing education

    A team of faculty and student researchers at RIT are helping create a more accessibility-literate and empathetic software engineering workforce. The researchers, led by Daniel Krutz, assistant professor of software engineering, are developing free online lessons on how to create software that is accessible for those with visual, cognitive, hearing, dexterity, and other disabilities.

  • August 8, 2022

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    RIT Certified and Foundry collaborate on cryptocurrency course

    Underserved students from the city of Rochester with a strong interest in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology recently participated in an immersive, weeklong course at RIT to learn the latest about digital currency through its RIT Certified initiative.

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The Spring 2022 University Magazine is now available. Read about protectors of a diverse history Also inside: Solving the global chip shortages and cybersecurity experts wanted.

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  • August 11, 2022

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    The exhibition “35 Years of Painting with Light’ was installed in the University Gallery this week and is on view Aug. 15-Oct. 16. It chronicles the history of the nighttime photographic project using artificial light to paint a subject during an extended exposure.

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