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Saunders Events Calendar

To submit a new event to the Saunders Events Calendar please email details to communications@saunders.rit.edu. Additional event resources include: Open House Events, Graduate Information SessionsSaunders Event HighlightsGoogle+ Event Photo Albums , and RIT Academic Calendar.

August 2018

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8:00 AM to 5:00 PM College and Careers
 
1:30 PM to 11:00 PM RIT College and Careers, Day 1
 
8:00 AM to 11:00 PM RIT College and Careers, Day 2
 
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8:30 AM to 12:00 AM International Student Orientation
 
 
 
8:00 AM to 12:00 AM Undergraduate Orientation
 
 
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Parent Orientation Registration
 
 
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Graduate Orientation
 
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3:30 PM to 5:30 PM Career Services Welcome Back
 
 
 

All Events

August 2018

Welcome to RIT!
Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 8:30am to Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Welcome to RIT. We are so glad you are here. Please refer to the International Student Services Office website for a detailed schedule of events. Check-in beginning at 9:00am on Saturday, August 18th and participate in a wide variety of both mandatory and optional activities to get your academic career at RIT started on the right note. 
Welcome to RIT!
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 8:00am to Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 12:00am
New Student Orientation is a series of events, activities, and opportunities developed to assist students, both first-year and transfer, and their families in transitioning to life at RIT.
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:30am
Wednesday, August 22, 2018 from 8:30 - 10:30 am Please register to join Saunders College of Business Dean Jacqueline Mozrall, faculty and academic advisors for an informal breakfast, followed by a presentation exclusively for parents of first-year Saunders students. Learn about the business curriculum, the co-op program, advising, and other student services initiatives. [embed:render:full:node:30741]
Welcome to Saunders College of Business!
Friday, August 24, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Your graduate program begins with orientation. We make it a priority for you to meet with your Program Director and peers to gain a deeper understanding of the program requirements and expectations. We also begin to explore case-based learning, design thinking and other graduate level topics that will be introduced throughout your program. Your attendance is a required part of your graduate program, as well as an exciting time to start building new relationships and connections.
Welcome to Saunders College of Business!
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Your graduate program begins with orientation. We make it a priority for you to meet with your Program Director and peers to gain a deeper understanding of the program requirements and expectations. We also begin to explore case-based learning, design thinking and other graduate level topics that will be introduced throughout your program. Your attendance is a required part of your graduate program, as well as an exciting time to start building new relationships and connections. 
Join us at Radio Social!
Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Join your fellow Saunders Graduate Students for a fun evening at Radio Social! Get to know your classmates and unwind before the semester gets started. Please let us know if you will need transportation to and from RIT.
Come and Join us!
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
JOIN THE CONVERSATION! Learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! THIS SESSION: The application process can feel daunting. This workshop will talk about different pieces to graduate application and tricks to successfully complete your application on-time.  LOCATION: Saunders College, REDCOM Room (#1115/1120) If you have any questions, please contact Saunders Graduate...
Open House
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm
Join your friends in Career Services for a welcome back open house! Mix and mingle and learn about the services they offer!

September 2018

Come and Join us!
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 9:30am to 11:00am
We welcome International students to an informative session on cultural awareness and finding career success in the USA. 
Kick off the Fall Semester!
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:30pm
Join your fellow Saunders College of Business students, faculty, and staff . Enjoy free food, snag a free T-shirt, mix and mingle with members of Saunders student clubs and so many more activites that you will not want to miss!  Be sure to bring your student ID to take part in the festivities. 
Join us!
Friday, September 14, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Join fellow Saunders MBA students and RIT Career Services as you take an in depth look at careers. 
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join Dean Jacquie Mozrall for Lunch and Conversation - Open to 1st & 2nd Year Students! To register for Dine with the Dean, please complete all required fields below. Each lunch is limited to 12 students! Registration for each date closes on the previous weekday at 12 pm. [embed:render:full:node:29058]
Get ready for the Fall Career Fair!
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
SHOP CAREER DRESS APPAREL EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO FINISH YOUR LOOK FOR THAT NEXT INTERVIEW OR NEW JOB – INCLUDING SUITS, DRESSES, SPORT COATS, DRESS PANTS,SHOES AND ACCESSORIES.   SEPHORA INSIDE JCPENNEY STOP BY FOR A FREE MINI MAKEOVER AND SAMPLE. SALON FREE HAIR CONSULTATION AND HAIRCARE MINI OR SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT. JCPENNEY MOBILE APP DOWNLOAD PRIOR TO THE EVENT TO START EARNING $10 REWARDS. LOCATION: JCPENNEY STORE -Marketplace Mall 25 MIRACLE...
Come and Join us!
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
JOIN THE CONVERSATION! Learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! THIS SESSION: The application process can feel daunting. This workshop will talk about different pieces to graduate application and tricks to successfully complete your application on-time.  LOCATION: Saunders College, REDCOM Room (#1115/1120) If you have any questions, please contact Saunders Graduate...
Invite-only event for faculty
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 12:00pm
Priya Raguhubir Professor of Marketing New York University Stern School of Business TOPIC: Visual Information Processing Professor Priya Raghubir, NYU professor, will be presenting on September 27th, for the Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Series. This is an invite only event. If you are interested in attending, please email Archana Jain (ajain@saunders.rit.edu). Dr. Priya Raghubir joined New York University Stern School of Business as a Professor of Marketing in July 2008. Prior...
Required for ALL Accounting Students at every level!
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Join your accounting classmates, Saunders Accounting Advisory Board members and other alumni for networking and mentoring. This mandatory event will provide you with great opportunities that you will not want to miss!  4:00-4:20              Meet and greet in LOW atrium 4:20-4:35              Brief comments from Steve Morse and Bill Dresnack 4:35-5:15...
Come and Join us!
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
All prospective students and their families are invited to spend a day on the RIT campus. During an Open House visitors are able to meet faculty, tour campus, residence halls and academic departments, eat lunch in the student cafeteria and listen to a financial aid presentation.

October 2018

By Invitation Only
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00am to 4:00pm
This meeting is by invitation only and open to members of the Deans Advisory Council. The Dean's Advisory Council offers an independent, external business perspective in providing advice, guidance and review to the Dean of the College in key operational and strategic areas. The primary mission of the Dean's Advisory Council is to assist the Dean and the College in building and maintaining relationships with major constituency groups to advance the College and to enhance its overall reputation.
Come and Join us!
Monday, October 8, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
All prospective students and their families are invited to spend a day on the RIT campus. During an Open House visitors are able to meet faculty, tour campus, residence halls and academic departments, eat lunch in the student cafeteria and listen to a financial aid presentation.
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join Dean Jacquie Mozrall for Lunch and Conversation - Open to 3rd & 4th Year Students! To register for Dine with the Dean, please complete all required fields below. Each lunch is limited to 12 students! Registration for each date closes on the previous weekday at 12 pm. [embed:render:full:node:29064]
Join us for Brick City Homecoming!
Friday, October 19, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:15pm
Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Code Eight and Co-Founder of Rent the Runway Saunders College of Business is proud to be hosting our sixth annual Gasser Lecture Series, featuring Jenny Fleiss, CEO and Co-Founder of Code Eight and Co-Founder of Rent the Runway, on October 19 at 2:30 p.m. in Ingle Auditorium. Reserve your free tickets today to attend her keynote speech and be invited to join a reception afterward at Saunders College. Tickets are free, but are...
Come and Join us!
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
JOIN THE CONVERSATION! Learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! THIS SESSION: The application process can feel daunting. This workshop will talk about different pieces to graduate application and tricks to successfully complete your application on-time.  LOCATION: Saunders College, REDCOM Room (#1115/1120) If you have any questions, please contact Saunders Graduate...
By Invitation Only
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
The fall Saunders Accounting Advisory Board meeting is for members of the Saunders Accounting Advisory Board. Saunders Accounting programs are enhanced by the Saunders Accounting Advisory Board (AAB). Its members bring expertise and guidance from global companies to assist Saunders in delivering the highest quality curricula that maintains an applied focus, and includes what employers are looking for in graduates of Saunders Accounting programs.
You don't want to miss this!
Friday, October 26, 2018 - 8:30am to 5:00pm
RIT's Entrepreneurs Conference is an inspirational hub and day of learning on how to start a business. The annual event is for anyone who believes that creativity and bold thinking are vital to success. Guest panelists - academic and real-world practitioners - will link theory and practice, in spirited dialogue with participants, as they share their innovation stories, techniques, and ideas that have established them as leaders in their respective fields and industries. Stay tuned for more...

November 2018

Come and Join us!
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
All prospective students and their families are invited to spend a day on the RIT campus. During an Open House visitors are able to meet faculty, tour campus, residence halls and academic departments, eat lunch in the student cafeteria and listen to a financial aid presentation.
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join Dean Jacquie Mozrall for Lunch and Conversation - Open to Graduate Students! To register for Dine with the Dean, please complete all required fields below. Each lunch is limited to 12 students! Registration for each date closes on the previous weekday at 12 pm. [embed:render:full:node:29070]
Come and Join us!
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
JOIN THE CONVERSATION! Learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! THIS SESSION: The application process can feel daunting. This workshop will talk about different pieces to graduate application and tricks to successfully complete your application on-time.  LOCATION: Saunders College, REDCOM Room (#1115/1120)  If you have any questions, please contact Saunders...

December 2018

Come and Join us!
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
All prospective students and their families are invited to spend a day on the RIT campus. During an Open House visitors are able to meet faculty, tour campus, residence halls and academic departments, eat lunch in the student cafeteria and listen to a financial aid presentation.