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Wednesday | The Auto Channel

Students Shoot for Best Z06 Convertible Photo

April 16, 2014: To help introduce the 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible, Chevrolet gave three New York-based college students the rare opportunity to shoot an all-new vehicle before its reveal.


Related Topix: Coupe, Chevrolet Corvette, Hatchback, Convertible, Chevrolet, Pratt Institute, Photography, Arts, School of Visual Arts

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Nanomaterial company set to be among first Binghamton U. Start-Up NY ventures

Just days after being approved for Start-Up NY, Binghamton University has already been in communication with a handful of companies interested in taking advantage of a decade-long tax-free environment.


Related Topix: Binghamton, NY, Materials Science, Science, Cornell University

Fri Apr 11, 2014

WHEC-TV Rochester

RIT to kick off construction of Clinical Health Science Center

It's a big day at the Rochester Institute of Technology as construction begins on the new Clinical Health Sciences Center.


Related Topix: Henrietta, NY

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Batavian

Group of GCC students proposing 11-mile bike trail for Batavia

Five Genesee Community College students will be heading to Albany on April 25 to represent the Finger Lakes Region in the Social Entrepreneurship / Nonprofit category for the fifth annual New York Business Plan Competition.


Related Topix: Batavia, NY, New York, SUNY Albany, Syracuse University

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

RIT to get NY's first private college tax-free zone

The Rochester Institute of Technology tomorrow is expected to win approval from the state to have two areas designated as tax-free zones under New York's new initiative.


Related Topix: Rochester, NY, Henrietta, NY

Tue Apr 08, 2014


More on H-1Bs and Retraining

To pursue a policy of worker replacement today, under the guise of worker shortages, is to assure that in the future those shortages become real.


University of Rochester

University Showcase Highlights Emerging Technologies

WHAT: The University of Rochester's Center for Emerging and Innovative Sciences will host its 14th Annual University Technology Showcase on the afternoon of April 10. The half-day event will consist of a panel discussion with leaders in industry, government, and academia, focusing on how universities and companies can work together to rebuild ... (more)


Related Topix: University of Rochester, Cornell University, SUNY Buffalo, Theater, Arts

Mon Apr 07, 2014

10 Days Left to Submit a Show to the First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival; Deadline 4/16

Artists in every genre from all over the world have only 10 days left to submit their shows to venues for the 2014 First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival .

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Related Topix: Buffalo, NY, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

The Huffington Post

Got Science? This Climate Smear Spurred a Hate Mail Barrage

Lawrence Torcello, a philosophy professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology, never imagined he would become the focus of a vicious barrage of hate mail when, last month, he published an article in a British online journal about the ethics of climate change misinformation.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Prison

The Miami Herald

President Obama visits a high school to announce winners of new push...

President Barack Obama visits Bladensburg High School on Monday morning just outside Washington to talk about a new phase of his administrations efforts to encourage high school students to see the relevance of their studies.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Education Etc., Bladensburg, MD, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Fri Apr 04, 2014


Rochester City Scholars graduating

The "Rochester City Scholars" program, started in 2009 by Rochester Institute of Technology in order to send Rochester City School District students to college for free, is being hailed as victorious.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Rochester, NY

Dance Me to the End of Time and Space

Sai Pathmanathan is a science education consultant in the United Kingdom . She contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights .


Related Topix: Physics


Upstate New York Cities Battle Toward Recovery - and Offer Roadmap for the Region

But there's a silver lining even here - as Cornell University researchers working with leaders in each of these cities have uncovered lessons that can help other municipalities, large and small, around the state.


Related Topix: New York, Cornell University, Rochester, NY

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Ware Center Presents Carol Galligan's MOUNTAINS & WATERWAYS, Now thru 4/27

The Ware Center is perfect-built to showcase large works of art. Carol Galligan, a local artist, takes full advantage of the huge, white walls there.


Related Topix: Lancaster County, PA, Painting, Arts, Poetry

Printing Impressions

Kodak's NexPress SX is First Pre-Approved Platform for Printing Standards Audit Certification

April 3, 2014 - Kodak's NexPress SX digital production color platform with HD Inks has passed the pre-approval phase for Printing Standards Audit certification.


Related Topix: Printers

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Washington Square News

New York State public schools suffer from segregation

New York State public schools are the most segregated in the nation, according to a report released on March 26. The report, published by the Civil Rights Project at the University of California, Los Angeles, says New York State public schools have held this record for many years.


Related Topix: UC Los Angeles, New York


Dance Me To The End Of Time and Space

Sai Pathmanathan is a science education consultant in the United Kingdom. She contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights .


Related Topix: Physics

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Rochester Business Journal

Corporate Challenge set for May, to benefit Hillside

The annual JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge for Rochester-area companies is slated for May 29 at the Rochester Institute of Technology.


Related Topix: Rochester, NY, Education Etc.

Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

ELRA opposes city's motions to dismiss, substitute parties

Owners of the BeachHouse Restaurant have opposed a motion to list Bradenton Beach as the defendant in a lawsuit filed against the mayor, saying the mayor bears all the responsibility of alleged wrongdoing.


Related Topix: Bradenton Beach, FL

Mon Mar 31, 2014


Pro Tip for James Dellingpole, Eric Owens, Anthony Watts, and Other...

Every time you make a move you seem to create your own pile of dog do and step in it.