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Saunders News

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.

November 15th, 2016
RIT's Women in Business club hopes to raise $500 to help send a Make-A-Wish child to Florida. The club is offering ice skating from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 18 in Ritter Arena. Admission is $5 and includes skate rental, snacks and submarine...
November 11th, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology appointed three new members to its Board of Trustees during a board meeting held on Nov. 10. The new trustees are Darshan N. Hiranandani, managing director of Hiranandani Group of Companies; Andrew R. Jacobson...
November 8th, 2016
Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology is unveiling two state-of-the-art collaborative learning environments for students that are unlike any other learning spaces at RIT. The REDCOM Active Learning Collaboratory...
November 6th, 2016
As a part of Saunders College’s efforts to prepare students for today’s business world, we’ve strived to provide several outlets where there is the chance to learn first-hand what is relevant to top enterprises. One such program is Traveling...
November 3rd, 2016
Dr. Hao Zhang, an Associate Professor at RIT’s Saunders College of Business, has recently had he and his colleague’s Carl Hsin-han Shen (himself an Associate Professor of Finance at National Central University) work recognized by the Harvard Law...
November 3rd, 2016
RIT's School of International Hospitality and Service Innovation (IHSI) recognized eight program alumni at the school's annual awards reception in October. The awards are given to acknowledge the winners' influence in some of the most prestigious...
October 31st, 2016
October 24th, 2016
Venture Creations, the business incubator at Rochester Institute of Technology, will celebrate the launch of three new businesses at a graduation ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, at RIT's University Gallery, James E. Booth Hall. In...
October 17th, 2016
Recognizing that nurses play a greater role in healthcare than ever before, Rochester Institute of Technology and Rochester Regional Health inaugurated a year-long Nurse Leadership Development Program designed to elevate the leadership potential...
October 10th, 2016
Two Rochester Institute of Technology alumni will be honored Oct. 14 during the university's Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend. Sharon Napier, founder and CEO of Partners + Napier and a 2004 graduate in service leadership and...
October 10th, 2016
In the largest summer international student group RIT ever hosted, 53 Chinese students spent four weeks here delving into American life while taking classes in English language and global business education. As part of RIT's international...
October 9th, 2016
We understand graduate applications can be daunting as you strive to meet demanding deadlines while balancing your regular schedule. In an effort to meet application deadlines, we often suggest starting in advance and mapping out your time...
October 6th, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) and Saunders College of Business are excited to start offering an undergraduate application fee waiver to students involved in DECA, BPA, FBLA and YEA while in high school. As our engagement and...
October 3rd, 2016
Alexis Ohanian is the 33-year-old co-founder of the website Reddit, the travel search engine Hipmunk, and the online geek-boutique Breadpig. The tech startup entrepreneur says, "With fewer products being produced in the U.S., it is innovation...
September 30th, 2016
One of the driving motivations at RIT’s Saunders College of Business, is to ensure that students are career ready upon completing their studies. The efforts by our expert faculty to impart the knowledge necessary for success in an...
September 30th, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology's Venture Creations business incubator has announced the recent inclusion of two new companies to its roster. ThermApparel, founded by RIT students Bradley Dunn (MFA, industrial design, Baltimore); Kurtis Kracke...
September 27th, 2016
The Upstate New York Alliance for Entrepreneurial Innovation-a partnership of Cornell University, Rochester Institute of Technology and University of Rochester-has been awarded $4.2 million from the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps...
September 27th, 2016
Nearly 250 employing organizations and hundreds of recruiter representatives seeking Rochester Institute of Technology students and graduates are attending the Fall 2016 Career Fair Wednesday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Gordon Field House....
September 26th, 2016
This weekend, more than 425 entrepreneurship experts from the United States and abroad will arrive in Rochester, N.Y., as the city showcases two universities' entrepreneurial expertise and endeavors as well as dynamic growth, excellence in...
September 26th, 2016
Bill Jones, manager of business development at Rochester Institute of Technology's Venture Creations business incubator, won the Magical Mentor award presented by Upstate Venture Connect. Jones was honored during the 2016 Upstate Unleashed...

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