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Check out the latest news and happenings at Saunders College of Business. Email us at communications@saunders.rit.edu if you have news for us to include, or explore our Saunders Announcements for additional options on getting your messages out to the Saunders community. Media inquiries should contact Vienna Carvalho at vnccom@rit.edu with RIT University News Service, or explore our business faculty experts page to find faculty specializing in the topic you are covering.

Saunders College online MBA among top in Princeton Review rankings
November 13th, 2018
Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology is ranked eighth in Princeton Review's "Top 25 Online MBA Programs for 2019." The college ranking remains strong with Saunders College earning Top 10 placements the past four...
Alumnus Donald J. Truesdale named chair of RIT Board of Trustees
November 12th, 2018
Donald J. Truesdale has been named the 20th chairman of the Rochester Institute of Technology Board of Trustees. Truesdale, who has served on the RIT board since 2008, graduated from RIT in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science degree in business...
RIT helps veterans take their next step
November 8th, 2018
After serving in the U.S. Army for six years, including a yearlong deployment to Iraq, Mireya Salinas decided to pursue a career in photography. She had already earned a bachelor's degree from Excelsior College while in the Army, completed a two...
Toilet seat that detects congestive heart failure takes top spot in RIT's Tiger Tank entrepreneurship competition
November 7th, 2018
Nicholas Conn always knew a career as an electrical engineer was in his future. But he never could have predicted that his future would also involve toilet seats. On Nov. 5, Conn, a postdoctoral fellow at Rochester Institute of Technology, took...
Annual Entrepreneurship Conference hosted by RIT Simone Center Oct. 26
October 23rd, 2018
Rochester Institute of Technology's Albert J. Simone Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship welcomes the public to its 14th Entrepreneurship Conference at Rochester Institute of Technology on Friday, Oct. 26. From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the RIT...
October 23rd, 2018
Each year the Adirondack Cup Competition, sponsored by Adirondack Research and Management Inc., brings together dozens of schools from the Northeast region of the US to compete against each other. Students create and manage a hypothetical...
RIT to host three-day event exploring how creatives can employ applied critical thinking
October 18th, 2018
The College of Art and Design-Rochester Institute of Technology's creative hub where art, design, science and technology intersect-will explore how artists and designers can use applied critical thinking in the creative process during "Applied...
RIT Saunders College of Business hosts annual Gasser Lecture Series Oct. 19
October 17th, 2018
Throughout her career in the fashion industry, Jenny Fleiss has always been passionate about making fashion accessible to everyone. As CEO and co-founder of Jetblack and Rent the Runway, both innovative companies dedicated to making shopping...
Online Masters Ranking
October 15th, 2018
The Online Executive MBA (EMBA) program at Saunders College of Business is ranked #6 by OnlineMasters.com for 2019 Best MBA Programs. The Online EMBA program, known for it's applied leadership, strategic thinking,...
Student start-up receives Student Achievement Award
October 11th, 2018
Nathan DeMario, a mechanical engineering graduate student, is the chief technical officer of Phase Innovations. From South Wales, N.Y., DeMario joined the Phase Innovations team during his undergraduate education at Alfred State College. The...
October 9th, 2018
As seen in the Rochester Business Journal: Capstone projects are the ‘crown’ of the community By: Rochester Business Journal Staff By Jacqueline R. Mozrall April 14, 2017 Imagine a team of seasoned professionals walking into a business to...
October 9th, 2018
As seen in the Rochester Business Journal: Business schools have a dual mission: to educate students and to create knowledge through rigorous scientific research. Research in business schools plays a major role because it affects not only what we...
Meet SCB Distinguished Alumnus Jim Goff
October 8th, 2018
When Jim Goff MBA '91 (business administration) isn't running the Landsman Development Corp., a successful central and western New York real estate development firm, as its president and CEO, he is most likely giving back, in some capacity, to RIT...
October 4th, 2018
Women in Leadership:  It’s NOT about Gender As seen in the Rochester Business Journal: The movement continues—women are progressing into leadership positions and making a significant impact. Forbes recent Leader Board of the top 100 of “The...
October 4th, 2018
As seen in the Rochester Business Journal: Financial Modeling: Leveraging computing power to make sound decisions “The world is running out of computing capacity,” warned Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella at the most recent World Economic Forum in...
October 4th, 2018
Those with expertise in MIS will earn a median salary of $135,800 As seen in the Rochester Business Journal: Management Information Systems – Connecting Business and Technology Organizations and their business managers love their data. And...
NTID Dyer Arts Center director named '40 Under 40' honoree
October 1st, 2018
Known throughout Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf as a "force of nature," Tabitha Jacques has been selected as a 2018 Forty Under 40 honoree by the Rochester Business Journal. As director of NTID's...
Company led by RIT student wins $250,000 at New York state business competition
September 27th, 2018
Rochester Institute of Technology student-entrepreneur Brandon Hudson is finding success thanks to original thinking and his desire to transform the energy landscape for HVAC customers. On Sept. 25, Hudson, a fourth-year applied arts and...
'Rubes' cartoonist Leigh Rubin to share his expertise with RIT students
September 26th, 2018
Syndicated cartoonist Leigh Rubin, the creator of Rubes, has been named the first cartoonist-in-residence at Rochester Institute of Technology and will meet with students in RIT's College of Art and Design, School of Individualized Studies and...
RIT hosts two-day World Remanufacturing Conference featuring industry thought leaders
September 26th, 2018
More than 150 thought leaders from around the world gathered in Rochester last week for the RIC-RIT World Remanufacturing Conference, receiving the latest briefings on emerging trends and issues of critical importance to the remanufacturing...

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