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RIT’s Munson discusses joys, challenges of his time in Rochester so far

Rochester Institute of Technology, with its more than 19,000 students and focus on career-minded majors and job creation, is the fifth-largest employer in the Rochester area. Locally the university employs 4,123 people with the vast majority of those in full-time ...

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Discrimination suit against RIT dimissed (access required)

A federal judge has dismissed a 2010 racial-discrimination and gender-discrimination suit that a former employee of Rochester Institute of Technology’s business incubator filed against the university. Sharon Edwards was hired in 2003 and terminated from RIT’s Venture Creations incubator in ...

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Venture Creations wins clean-energy funding (access required)

Venture Creations, the high-tech incubator at the Rochester Institute of Technology, has won a four-year contract worth $1.8 million from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority. The money is earmarked for fledgling clean-energy companies; Venture Creations has ...

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RIT incubator’s new graduates mean new ideas, new jobs (access required)

As a sales representative for artificial knee joints, Robert Turbett spent more than 20 years observing operations. He couldn’t help noticing the lengthy and cumbersome preparations surgical staff made unwrapping trays of sterilized instruments. The procedure could involve three people ...

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