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Engineering a new future at UR

A trip to Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center in Orlando for many children is a chance to take a trip around the world. For Wendi Heinzelman, it was a glimpse into her future as well.  

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MCC to unveil $4.8 million theater renovation


Monroe Community College is slated to unveil its newly renovated theater on Friday. The $4.8 million renovation was funded by Monroe County and the State University of New York.

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Saunders College alumni slated for ‘Shark Tank’


Two alumni of Rochester Institute of Technology’s Saunders College of Business are pitching their business next week on the ABC show "Shark Tank." Nathan Coleman and James Brooks, both in the class of 2009, are pitching a harem-style pants apparel line to help save elephants.

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Local music award accepting applications

The Rochester Music Hall of Fame is taking applications from area high school seniors for an award named in honor of an Eastman School of Music dean.

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5 Best Ways to Make Money as a Student

     In the past, making money while studying was a big challenge. You may need to mop floors and wash dishes, all the while juggling thoughts in your head. Thankfully, with the help of the Internet, you can access hundreds ...

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SUNY Geneseo professor part of Mars project

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NASA has taken the input of a local college teacher concerning a trip to Mars. Nicholas Warner, associate professor in geology at the SUNY College at Geneseo, joined planetary geologists in California to present evidence about eight sites NASA is considering for landing the next Mars rover mission.

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MCC conference to promote STEM studies

Leaders in business and education from across the region will gather at Monroe Community College on Feb. 16 to share ideas for engaging students in careers in science, technology, art, engineering and mathematics.

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Image Permanence Institute gets NEH grant

Rochester Institute of Technology’s Image Permanence Institute has been awarded a two-year grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities’ Preservation and Access Education and Training program.

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Foundations face costs with new N.Y. rules

Charitable foundations, including those affiliated with colleges and universities, could face major expenses because of a set of new state regulations around cybersecurity aimed at banks, insurers and the financial services sector. The state Department of Financial Services proposed these ...

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RIT inks partnership to create center in India

Rochester Institute of Technology has teamed up with Vellore Institute of Technology to create a joint center in Vijayawada at VIT’s extension campus. Vijayawada is in the capital of Andhra Pradesh, India.

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Financial Times ranks Simon among world’s best

Simon Business School at the University of Rochester is ranked again among the best business schools in the world in a new survey published by the Financial Times of London.

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RIT faces suit over book of film critic’s essays

Rochester Institute of Technology’s scholarly publishing arm has landed the university in a copyright kerfuffle over rights to film and drama critic Stanley Kauffmann’s essays.

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