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Emerging Technology Librarian at Rochester Institute of Technology

This position will identify and implement innovative uses of emerging information and web technologies to enhance the delivery of online content in a university setting including projects related to libraries, instruction, and student learning.


Related Topix: Libraries

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Morning Call

Tom Shillea dazzles with platinum | PHOTOS

There is something especially interesting in the way photographer Tom Shillea presents a full-length portrait of actress Sissy Spacek paired with a photo of a drag queen on top of a piano.


Related Topix: African-American, Allentown, PA, Cameras, Photography, Arts, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Kos

Black Kos, Week In Review

Rick Antonius Kittles is an American biologist specializing in human genetics. He is of African-American ancestry, and achieved renown in the 1990s for his pioneering work in tracing the ancestry of African Americans via DNA testing.


Related Topix: African-American, Central Islip, NY, Islip, NY, George Washington University

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Rochester Business Journal

Nathaniel Rochester Society to honor Gueldenpfennigs

Two of Redcom Laboratories Inc.'s top executives - Klaus and Brigitte Gueldenpfennig - are to receive the 2014 NRS Award tonight at the Nathaniel Rochester Society of the Rochester Institute of Technology's annual summer gala.


Sys-Con Media

Optomec Receives Order for LENSA Print Engine from RIT's...

Optomec today announced that its LENS Print Engine for metal components has been adopted by the Center for Remanufacturing and Resources Recovery at the Rochester Institute of Technology .



Diving for pearls with the Hubble Space Telescope

The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope captured a cosmic moment of two merging cluster galaxies connected by a bright blue string of young stars.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Astronomy, Science, Yale University

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Rochester Business Journal

RIT president, wife donate $1M to scholars program

A $1 million endowment was donated to Rochester Institute of Technology's Rochester City Scholars program by RIT president William Destler and his wife, Rebecca Johnson, university officials announced.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Rochester, NY

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Brandon Sun

Amid calls for more visas for foreign workers, some Americans fight back

In this April 22, 2013 file photo, the Senate Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on immigration reform after a bipartisan group of senators agreed on legislation that would dramatically remake the U.S. immigration system, on Capitol Hill in Washington.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Microsoft, Startups, Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Tomahawk, WI

Lowell Sun

More kudos for Nashua software ace Lemere

Jen Lamere of Nashua, who recently finished her first year as a Software Engineering student at Rochester Institute of Technology, has added another prestigious award to her rsum.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science

The Times-Tribune

Around the Towns, July 6, 2014

A North Pocono Boy Scout will be fixing up this shed for his Eagle project. The building once served as Roaring Brook Twp.'


Related Topix: World News, Russia, Dunmore, PA, University of Maine at Farmington

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Grist Magazine

Meet the gleaners - fighting hunger and climate change at the same time

Dana Frasz was first introduced to widespread endemic poverty while volunteering in Southeast Asia more than a decade ago.


Related Topix: Sarah Lawrence College

Tue Jul 01, 2014

WHEC-TV Rochester

RIT joins Higher Education Video Game Alliance

The Rochester Institute of Technology is joining other video game design programs across the country to promote what video games can do for education.


Press & Sun-Bulletin

Binghamton High School recruits more girls for engineering field

Kelli Ligeikis remembers the face of every female engineering major she graduated with from Colgate University 30 years ago.


Related Topix: Colgate University, Mathematics, Science, Recreational Vehicle, Tioga, Cornell University

Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Norwalk Daily Voice

Norwalk Students Make The Dean's List At Rochester Institute Of Technology

NORWALK, Conn. - The following Norwalk residents made the Dean's List for the spring semester at Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y.: Joseph Harrick, who is in the 3D digital design program in RIT's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences.


Related Topix: Norwalk, CT

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Art Daily


This summer, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and College of Art and Design presents American Metal: The Art of Albert Paley, a retrospective survey of work by one of the world's most distinguished metalsmiths.


Related Topix: Charleston, WV

Republican Journal

Palermo student makes dean's list at RIT

Mallory Rauch, of Palermo, who is in the biomedical engineering program in Rochester Institute of Technology's Kate Gleason College of Engineering, made the dean's list for the spring 2013-2014 semester.


Salem News

Across Our Classrooms

Malone University students participated in a variety of service learning trips over spring break, and immediately following spring semester.


Related Topix: Leetonia, OH, Salem, OH, Winona, OH, Kensington, OH, Alliance, OH

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Advocate

People and Places

Victoria Mays, of Pataskala, was named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Rockford University.


Related Topix: Blacklick, OH, Reynoldsburg, OH, Pataskala, OH, Pickerington, OH, Eastern Kentucky University

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Class notes, military briefs, births

Keila Jensen of Salinas has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2014 semester at the Rochester Institute of Technology Sarah DeLoach of Pacific Grove has been named to the president's list for the spring 2014 semester at Georgia Southern University in Staesboro, Georgia.


Related Topix: Pacific Grove, CA, Southern University, Georgia Southern University, University of Oregon

The Greenwich Daily Voice

Greenwich Student Makes Dean's List At Rochester Institute of Technology

Greenwich's Emily Barresi, who is in the professional photographic illustration program in the Rochester Institute of Technology's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, made the Dean's List for the Spring semester in Rochester, N.Y. Degree-seeking undergraduate students are eligible for Dean's List if their quarterly GPA is greater than or equal to ... (more)


Related Topix: Rochester, NY