We encourage our students to discover their potential while expanding fundamental scientific knowledge and developing new technologies. We prepare our graduates by providing academic programs in STEM disciplines to meet the challenges of a complex world.
Scientists and mathematicians challenge accepted truths and seek new discoveries. The College of Science encourages students to leverage this passion and prepares world leaders who will expand the frontiers of science and mathematics and their application in making our communities and our world better.
After 9/11, Wheeler enlisted in the US Army and served as a doctor in Afghanistan. Now, she practices family medicine and serves as a preceptor to RIT students who are embarking on their own careers in medicine.
Kha interned with Oculus testing their next generation of VR cameras, which have the potential to aid law enforcement and impact learning in schools. The internship turned into a full-time job, and Kha plans to work on enhancing the VR experience.
Connecting Kids to Science
Devon M Christman
Over the summer, Christman taught a workshop called “Experiments in Science” to a group of children from RIT’s Kids on Campus program. By helping to change their perspectives on who and what a scientist is, Christman is shaping the minds of tomorrow’s scientists.
By working on a faculty-guided research project, Pannullo has gained hands-on research experience to pursue a future in regenerative medicine. It’s one way Pannullo is putting experiential learning to work.
When Bilal Zeghum left RIT to help his family relocate, he thought he had met all the requirements for his degree. When he discovered he had not, it didn't stop him from continuing on his path to completing his education and entering a career in his field.
RIT will use a substantial gift of real estate in Penfield to expand the university’s research and educational offerings in ecology, agriculture, sustainability and other fields. Amy Leenhouts Tait and Robert C. Tait have gifted to the university their 177-acre property, which will be dedicated as the Tait Preserve of RIT.
Fu Jiang discovered the interesting and complex topic of Color Science while taking some courses at RIT. Today, his dissertation research is focused on the Color Gamut Volume of High Dynamic Range (HDR) display.
Dec 03College of Science at RIT Retweeted @RITtigers
RT @RITtigers: #RIT will use a substantial gift of real estate in Penfield to expand research and educational offerings in ecology, agriculture, sustainability and other fields. The 177-acres, gifted by Amy and Robert Tait, will be dedicated as the Tait Preserve of RIT. t.co/YxJQuaMkmI
Dec 03College of Science at RIT Retweeted @News_8
RT @News_8: WOW! The Penfield home that was on the market for $10 million has been gifted to RIT for research opportunities in ecology, agriculture, sustainability and other fields. #ROCt.co/0ktAWJQOqh
Dec 03College of Science at RIT @RITscience
Allendale Columbia School students visited the College of Science for some hands-on lessons on light and color. It was a full day for the students including an experiment using #spectrophotometers to measure the absorbance of light in food coloring/water mixtures. #STEM#sciencet.co/lRzD12fPWA
Dec 03College of Science at RIT Retweeted @HudsonLabRIT
Are you thinking about #graduate school here at RIT? Explore our programs! Speak directly with program leadership about pursuing a graduate #degree in the College of Science on Thursday, Dec. 5th in the Gosnell Hall Atrium. Stop by anytime between 11:00am - 2:00pm. t.co/Cl1cuO1AhV