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 Shelly Meyer at smmmkt@rit.edu with RIT University News Service.

April 4th, 2013
"It's a passion; I love the art of making a deal," says Robert Morgan, who is widely known for his multimillion-dollar real estate projects in the Rochester market and across the country as CEO and founder of Morgan Management LLC. In...
April 4th, 2013
Lew Spencer served in the Army for three years as a television cameraman. He never imagined that, one day, he would be preparing to enter the workforce in the culinary industry. Now, he is getting that chance thanks to a collaborative training...
April 2nd, 2013
Delmonize (Del) Smith has been appointed as the first director of Rochester Institute of Technology's new Center for Urban Entrepreneurship (CUE). The center, which is under the direction of the E. Philip Saunders College of Business, is located...
April 1st, 2013
News about RIT's latest rankings topped last month's list of most popular RIT news stories. Check out all of March's most popular stories below: Top News Stories 1. 'U.S. News & World Report' ranks RIT among best graduate schools 2....
April 1st, 2013
Two dozen teams of entrepreneurs will pitch their business ideas to a panel of judges from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Finger Lakes Regional Semi-Finalist Presentation Round of the New York State Business Plan Competition, held at Rochester...
March 28th, 2013
Members of the Rochester community with a passion for changing the world will have the chance to work with NASA and people from all seven continents-and the International Space Station-during the second International Space Apps Challenge April 20-...
March 24th, 2013
Maya Angelou's scheduled visit to Rochester Institute of Technology on Monday, March 25, is postponed due to poor weather in the nation's heartland. Winter storm Virgil is moving through the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic this weekend and will delay "An...
March 21st, 2013
The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute has awarded approximately $419,000 to fund research and development projects focused on applied research designed to stimulate solutions that will help New York state companies remain competitive...
March 19th, 2013
Got a great idea? Great, but ideas themselves rarely come to fruition. Ideas need plans. Plans that answer the questions owners, partners and investors want answered. This is your opportunity to learn from the best around how a good idea sparks a...
March 18th, 2013
The E. Philip Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology, Junior Achievement of Rochester and the City School District are teaming up for the eighth straight year to educate school children about business, economics and free...
March 15th, 2013
A record number of employers will attend Rochester Institute of Technology's campus to meet with thousands of RIT students who are preparing to enter the full-time job market or are looking for co-ops. RIT's Office of Cooperative Education and...
March 12th, 2013
Jennifer L. Pozner's Twitter account says she's a: Media critic. Public speaker. Anti-racist feminist. Fiend for cocoa. Founder/E.D., Women In Media & News. Author, Reality Bites Back. She is also adding to her list a speaking engagement at...
March 11th, 2013
I firmly believe that no business student can call herself educated if she doesn't have some firsthand exposure to doing business in another country. Let me rush to add that living in, spending a year or semester abroad, or even a co-op abroad is...
March 10th, 2013
Got a business problem? Local companies again will have access to knowledgeable and ambitious teams of consultants from Rochester Institute of Technology-at no charge. For more than 15 years, RIT has invited area businesses to take part in the...
March 8th, 2013
As the new building for Golisano Institute for Sustainability nears next month's dedication, the world-class building likened to "a living lab" reached two more important milestones Thursday with the connection of the fuel-cell power unit and the...
March 7th, 2013
The Rochester Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication will hold its annual conference, Spectrum, on March 21, 22 and 23 at Rochester Institute of Technology. The conference begins on Thursday, March 21, with an opening reception and...
March 7th, 2013
Angela Corrado was recently on a plane waiting to take off when she saw her luggage fall off the carrier and sit forgotten on the ground. It wasn't until she alerted airline officials that they reunited it with the other passengers' luggage....
March 5th, 2013
Students from the E. Philip Saunders College of Business are joining other RIT students across campus to volunteer their services at C.A.S.H. (Creating Assets, Savings, and Hope) Super Site locations across Monroe County for the 2013 tax season...
March 4th, 2013
When recent Rochester Institute of Technology graduates Katherine Sears and Dom Colaprete were approached last year by a Rochester-area entrepreneur with an idea for their senior project, neither of them imagined that it would turn into a full-...

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