Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.

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.

August 3rd, 2016
Kurt Kreckel may have graduated from RIT more than 40 years ago, but that hasn't stopped him from coming back to learn a thing or two. For nearly five years, Kreckel '73 (business administration) has been a member of Osher Lifelong Learning...
August 3rd, 2016
Aaron Foss '00, '01 (information technology, MBA) has an impact on more than 16 million people's daily lives. Foss developed technology that stops robocalls from telemarketers. Since his technology and now company, Nomorobo, won a Federal Trade...
August 2nd, 2016
When 2013 graduates Sean Petterson and Justin Hillery started their industrial safety products company as students, they wrote in their business plan that they would one day partner with a large conglomerate. Four years later, it happened: 3M,...
August 2nd, 2016
Greyson Watkins had big plans for a subscription-based family game night business. He hoped the idea would take off and he could accomplish what many entrepreneurs dream about-calling the shots and becoming a self-made millionaire. But not long...
July 22nd, 2016
Deborah Stendardi has been elected chair of the Rochester Downtown Development Corporation for 2016-2017. Stendardi is vice president of government and community relations at Rochester Institute of Technology and has been an active member of...
July 18th, 2016
John Tu has been promoted to senior associate dean of Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology. Tu is a professor of management information systems and previously served as Saunders College associate dean. "John's...
July 5th, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology's Center for Urban Entrepreneurship (CUE) is seeking companies that have been in business for at least one year to participate in its Capacity Building Program, which begins July 25. Space is limited to 10...
June 28th, 2016
Saunders USA-Croatia Global Exchange gives you the opportunity to partake in a unique cultural exchange program, joining a cohort of students from RIT Rochester and RIT Croatia campuses. Deadline for application in November 1, 2016...
June 28th, 2016
Saunders USA-Croatia Global Exchange gives you the opportunity to partake in a unique cultural exchange program, joining a cohort of students from RIT Rochester and RIT Croatia campuses. Highlights: Study for 5 weeks in Zagreb,...
June 28th, 2016
"It's Time: ExOut Extremism," a social media campaign created by Rochester Institute of Technology students, took top prize in a global challenge conducted by the U.S. State Department aimed at finding ways to counter terrorist propaganda online...
June 24th, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology's Center for Urban Entrepreneurship (CUE) is offering a free Market Feasibility Workshop to current or aspiring business owners seeking insight into understanding the market environment....
June 23rd, 2016
Can the obsession millennials have with smart technology be capitalized on as a weapon against terrorist propaganda? The U.S. Department of State thinks so and has selected three teams of student finalists-chosen from 56 universities around the...
June 14th, 2016
An RIT alumnus and board member of Come Out With Pride Orlando said the worst mass shooting in American history will make the gay community stronger. "Not a single day goes by when there isn't an act of homophobia somewhere in the world," said...
June 2nd, 2016
During the 2016 Imagine RIT: Innovation and Creativity Festival on May 7, Peggy Tirrell was doing what she always does during celebratory events at Rochester Institute of Technology. She had her Sony Nex-6 camera in hand and was taking pictures...
June 2nd, 2016
Lemonade Day, a national program that teaches children how to own and operate their own businesses, is coming to Rochester on June 4. Twenty-one lemonade stands will be open at multiple sites throughout the city and Monroe County, with...
May 26th, 2016
For a second time, Rochester Institute of Technology has been invited to participate with universities worldwide in the Peer to Peer (P2P): Challenging Extremism Initiative. Now in its third year, the U.S. Department of State sponsored program...
May 20th, 2016
The workforce of the future must have a broad-based education that encourages collaboration and convergence with other people passionate about their fields. That was the message shared with approximately 4,000 graduating students Friday at...
May 19th, 2016
Getting into-and staying in-an honors program is no walk in the park. That's why the 100 students graduating this May from RIT's undergraduate Honors Program are so excited to wear the well-earned academic orange stole that says to the world, "I...

Pages