• RIT experts shine at Rochester’s Light and Sound Interactive Conference June 25-27

    RIT experts shine at Rochester’s Light and Sound Interactive Conference June 25-27

    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 6:32pm

    RIT experts will help Rochester push the edge of light- and sound-based technologies at the Light and Sound Interactive conference. The event aims to spur economic growth, as leading technologists and innovators come to Rochester for collaboration on the future of light-and-sound based technologies, applications and emerging industries. …
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  • RIT’s record 4,200 graduates challenged to ‘enrich the world’

    RIT’s record 4,200 graduates challenged to ‘enrich the world’

    Friday, May 10, 2019 - 1:15pm

    Keynote speaker John Seely Brown, former chief scientist of Xerox Corp. and director of the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), told graduates during this morning's convocation ceremony that they are entering “the Imagination Age, an age that calls for new ways to see, to imagine, to think, to act, to learn and one that also calls for us to re-examine the foundations of our way of being human, and what it means to be human.” …
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  • RIT ‘futurists’ discuss blending of technology and creativity at first-ever Imagine symposium

    RIT ‘futurists’ discuss blending of technology and creativity at first-ever Imagine symposium

    Monday, April 29, 2019 - 12:59pm

    “The Future of Technology, the Arts and Design,” the first-ever symposium and panel discussion of its kind held during Imagine RIT: Creativity and Innovation Festival, showcased what RIT alumni envision for next 50 years related to technology, the arts and design and how we can leverage its power for the greater good. …
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  • Surprise spring snow doesn’t deter crowds at Imagine RIT

    Surprise spring snow doesn’t deter crowds at Imagine RIT

    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00pm

    There’s always something new to experience at the Imagine RIT: Creativity and Innovation Festival, which this year featured more than 400 exhibits, including a human hamster wheel, performances by student ensembles, cutting-edge video games and demonstrations to determine how color can affect your mood. …
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  • RIT students let their talent roar at second-annual Dr. Munson’s Performing Arts Challenge

    RIT students let their talent roar at second-annual Dr. Munson’s Performing Arts Challenge

    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 5:22pm

    This year’s Imagine RIT: Creativity and Innovation began Friday evening, with scores of university students letting their talent shine in front of an appreciative crowd during Dr. Munson’s Performing Arts Challenge. First place went to The Roar’s for a rousing rendition of “Feeling Good,” which the band patterned after a Michael Bublé performance of the song. …
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  • Imagine RIT festival starts tonight

    Imagine RIT festival starts tonight

    Friday, April 26, 2019 - 10:00am

    The 12th annual Imagine RIT: Creativity and Innovation Festival kicks off at 6 tonight in Ingle Auditorium with Dr. Munson’s Performing Arts Competition. Then, tomorrow from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., we pull back the curtain on creativity and innovation with some 400 interactive exhibits in science, technology, engineering, the arts and more, plus live entertainment. …
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