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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 option on getting your messages out to the Saunders community.

March 10th, 2014
Rankings among the nation's top colleges and universities in graduate programs in fine arts, engineering, physics and business programs show the depth and breadth of quality educational opportunities available at RIT. According to U.S. News...
March 6th, 2014
In today's society, there are so many expectations on women-it's nearly impossible to check all the boxes set up for us. -JJ DiGeronimo, CEO Purposeful Woman, Tech Savvy Women JJ DiGeronimo said it's OK for women to say "No, no and no," when...
March 6th, 2014
Got a business problem? Local companies will again have access to knowledgeable and ambitious teams of consultants from Rochester Institute of Technology-at no charge. For the past 20 years, RIT has invited area businesses to take part in the...
February 26th, 2014
Zack Trombley learned the importance of the "elevator speech." During his study abroad trip with classmates to Dubai, he found himself in the elevator of luxury hotel Burj Al Arab, standing next to Heinrich Morio, the general manager. Trombley...
February 26th, 2014
Stephanie Kiessling is a fifth-year hospitality management student with a concentration in entertainment and event management. Last spring, she worked as a server at the annual Puttin' on the RITz Black Tie Dinner and this year she will be the...
February 26th, 2014
The Simone Center for Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Office of the Vice President for Research at Rochester Institute of Technology recently sponsored a new pilot program, Access Technology Commercialization Workshop-designed to...
February 26th, 2014
Jay Palmer knew that he was doing the right thing when he quietly complained to supervisors about immigration visa violations occurring at his employer, software giant Infosys. But Palmer could never have predicted the fallout as a result of his...
February 25th, 2014
Rochester Institute of Technology will play a key part in a new national consortium designed to help transform and bring innovations to U.S. manufacturing. As a core partner, RIT-through its Center for Integrated Manufacturing Studies (CIMS) and...
February 19th, 2014
Did you make the Dean's List this fall? RIT wants you to share your good news with friends and family through Merit. You should receive an email soon with a link to your Merit story. Merit lets students share their successes - such as making the...
February 12th, 2014
Rochester Institute of Technology has created a new center with a bold mission-to study, enhance and cultivate in student leaders the "it" factor that existed in America's greatest political statesmen-George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Alexander...
February 12th, 2014
The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP2I) at Rochester Institute of Technology has announced the awardees of its third annual NYSP2I Research and Development Student Competition. As part of its Research and Development Program,...
February 10th, 2014
Instead of "flushing away" what most people view as unwanted solid waste, two former Rochester Institute of Technology roommates have reunited to come up with a way to make that waste save money for municipalities and businesses. Founder Terry...
February 6th, 2014
According to experts, brands that succeed in culture often have resonant, well-told stories. Using real-life fairytales as part of the brand narrative is a unique way to engage consumers by allowing them to revive child-like imagination....
February 5th, 2014
Organizers of RIT's 29th Big Shot are putting the finishing touches on preparations to point their lenses at High Falls for the first nighttime winter photo the team has taken since 2000. Hundreds of volunteers dressed in dark clothes will be...
February 4th, 2014
How can American organizations better compete in the science, technology and engineering arenas? What will it take to foster an even stronger entrepreneurial climate, especially in the face of a more interconnected, global economy? Shaista...
January 31st, 2014
Saunders College of Business is hosting an informational meeting about programming and services at Rochester Institute of Technology's new Center for Urban Entrepreneurship (CUE). Business owners and aspiring business owners are invited to attend...
January 28th, 2014
The MAGIC Center will bring two noted speakers in the world of digital media to Rochester Institute of Technology in mid-February. Anil Dash, a blogger, entrepreneur and technologist, will present "The Web We Lost" as part of RIT's MAGIC Speaker...
January 28th, 2014
A new loan fund is available to students in Rochester Institute of Technology's College of Imaging Arts and Sciences who are willing to get down to business. Students applying for loans from the Blacksberg Family Endowed Fund, created with a...
January 27th, 2014
As students and faculty return to campus for spring semester, here is a look at what happened around RIT during intersession: Overseas college renamed RIT Croatia American College of Management and Technology, founded in 1995, is now officially...
January 23rd, 2014
A team of students from Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf has received $25,000 and acceptance into Leap Motion's LEAP AXLR8R in San Francisco to help further their work on a program that will help deaf...

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