News & Events Daily Archive

April 22, 2020

RIT News and Events Daily
In this issue: Today’s Top Stories  |  Upcoming Events  |  Newsmakers  |  Media Coverage  

Editor’s Note: News & Events Daily is bringing you information on the activities of students, faculty and staff across the entire RIT community. For the latest updates on university policies and procedures related to the Coronavirus pandemic, go to RIT’s dedicated Coronavirus website.

Researchers study drug treatment programs

Researchers study drug treatment programs

Members of RIT’s Center for Public Safety Initiatives are doing their part to help combat the opioid epidemic by determining the effectiveness of a dependency treatment program offered to inmates at the Monroe County Jail. read more 

NSF funds RIT researchers to develop code for astrophysics and gravitational wave calculations

NSF funds RIT researchers to develop code for astrophysics and gravitational wave calculations

RIT scientists develop first 3D mass estimate of microplastic pollution in Lake Erie

RIT scientists develop first 3D mass estimate of microplastic pollution in Lake Erie


newsmakers

The Department of Computer Science’s Document and Pattern Recognition Lab (DPRL) demonstrated the MathDeck search interface at the European Conference on Information Retrieval, held virtually April 14-17. MathDeck provides innovative features for formula entry, search and sharing.


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media coverage

WROC-TV
Where is the hand sanitizer?
WROC-TV talks to Steven Carnovale, assistant professor of supply chain management, about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the agricultural and the consumer goods supply chain.

Spectrum News
RIT Students Kick Off First Virtual Relay For Life
Spectrum News features RIT's Relay for Life fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, which will be held virtually this year.

more media coverage

upcoming events
Wed
22
Spiritual Care Conversation Online : 12:01 a.m.-11:59 p.m. April 22 (details)

CaPS Virtual Drop-In Connections: 2-3 p.m. April 22 (details)

Center for Women and Gender Open Zoom Hours: Positivity and Optimism: 3-5 p.m. April 22 (details)

Career Services Webinar: Hired for Youth, Fired for Age!: 8-9 p.m. April 22 (details)
Thu
23
View@RIT/NTID: Health and Wellness - Managing while the gym is closed: noon-1 p.m. April 23 (details)
Sat
25
CAB Presents: Virtual Kahoot Trivia: 3-4 p.m. April 25 (details)
Tue
28
DeStress Fest: Pet Show and Tell: 1:30-2:30 p.m. April 28 (details)
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