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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.

September 6th, 2013
The PhD Project has had a tremendous impact on America: business students from all over the world now see minorities in positions based on their intellect. -Dean dt ogilvie, RIT Saunders College of Business The dean of Saunders College of...
September 5th, 2013
Saunders College of Business students and faculty are known for enjoying personal relationships outside of the classroom, but recently one of these relationships took an unusual turn. On August 31, 2013, Saunders graduates Chelsea Bruha BS '11, MBA...
September 5th, 2013
Mary Beth Pratt helped to found Child Care Council Inc. while she was attending RIT in the early 1970s. She hardly imagined that it would grow into a major not-for-profit child care resource and referral corporation with more than 50 employees and...
August 23rd, 2013
Saunders College of Business graduate program at Rochester Institute of Technology was ranked one of the 10 least expensive private business schools by U.S. World & News Report The Short List: Grad School. For the 2012-2013 school year,...
August 22nd, 2013
Five RIT/NTID students who hope to make it easier for deaf and hearing people to communicate have completed the Saunders Summer Start-up Program intended to help promising new businesses focus on development.
 Their team, MotionSavvy, is...
August 22nd, 2013
Canandaigua National Bank & Trust is giving Rochester Institute of Technology's Venture Creations $25,000 to support the business incubator and its programs. "Venture Creations is exceptionally impressive on a number of levels," says Steve...
August 22nd, 2013
Cori Kolb walks to classes on campus 
but is unable to carry heavy books, climb steps easily or engage in sports. 
 However, her ongoing medical 
challenges haven't stopped her from 
earning RIT's Outstanding...
August 16th, 2013
"We have low-income students who perform poorly on standardized tests and our highest need is in the inner city schools. We have a social issue; let's fix it." -Erroyl Rolle, CausBuzz CEO A pilot program called CausBuzz, developed by a team of...
August 14th, 2013
Students in the 2013 Saunders Summer Start-up Program pitched their proposed business ideas to prospective investors last week, asking for investment, advice and networking connections to help make their businesses successful. "This is the...
August 13th, 2013
Forty minority junior and high school students from the Rochester City School District-East High, Edison, Benjamin Franklin, Wilson Commencement and School of the Arts, among others-will graduate Saturday after completing an unconventional summer...
August 8th, 2013
The second phase of a social bookmarking site designed specifically for the Rochester Institute of Technology community has been recognized for its innovation by a leading higher-ed technology magazine. The Research Network, which expands on the...
July 31st, 2013
Effective immediately, Rochester Institute of Technology has renamed the E. Philip Saunders College of Business to Saunders College of Business. "We are implementing the new name as part of our new strategic plan," says Saunders College Dean dt...
July 30th, 2013
How coffee drops leave rings when they dry, blood vessel formation related to cancer treatment and mind gamers in school are just some of the diverse presentations scheduled at Rochester Institute of Technology's Undergraduate Research Symposium,...
July 30th, 2013
While the enrollment of women in university programs in the United Arab Emirates tops 60 percent, this does not translate into equally high job placement or career progression, where the number of Emirati women, for example, stands at just 4...
July 19th, 2013
An upcoming forum at Rochester Institute of Technology will feature advice and best practices from major companies such as Staples, IBM, and other organizations with leading sustainability programs. The New York State Pollution Prevention...
July 17th, 2013
The fifth annual Graduate Research and Creativity Symposium at Rochester Institute of Technology has been described by organizers as a showcase displaying the work of RIT students who are achieving the top degrees in their fields of study. And...
July 11th, 2013
A team of Rochester Institute of Technology students will be honored for its educational game Sky Time at the White House Champions of Change event on July 23. The event, hosted at the White House, seeks to highlight civic hackers-innovators who...
June 26th, 2013
Two students at Rochester Institute of Technology were offered an unusual scholarship that gave them the opportunity to thank a professor who made a difference in their college experience. Graham Forsey, a fourth-year management information...
June 24th, 2013
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) has given Rochester Institute of Technology's business incubator, Venture Creations, a four-year, $1.2 million extension of its original $1.5 million grant in 2008. Venture...
June 12th, 2013
Business leaders interested in expanding their sales efforts beyond U.S. borders should consider attending the IBC Upstate NY Trade Conference & Expo on Thursday, June 20, at Rochester Institute of Technology, Louise M. Slaughter Hall, 1 Lomb...

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