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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.

February 2018

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12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Dine with the Dean
 
 
 
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM MCAS AALANA Event
 
 
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3:00 PM to 4:00 PM KGCOE Popcorn Hour
 
 
 
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February 2018

Sweeten up your future with a graduate degree!
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Come learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! If you have any questions, please contact the Saunders graduate admissions team.  
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Join area college students at the 5th Annual Collegiate Conference!
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 8:15am to 4:00pm
Agenda 8:15 – 9:00am Registration / Breakfast / Networking 9:00 – 9:15am Conference Overview / Speakers / Sponsors / Twitter Contest Russ McDonald, AMA Rochester, VP Collegiate Relations, Conference Chair 9:15 – 9:30am “Summer Assignment at Merlin Digital Printing Solutions” Morgan van der Horst, St John Fisher College, Class of 2018 9:30 – 10:30pm “Start a Business on a Shoe String Budget” Greg Cunneyworth, RIT Graduate founded Makeway LLC 10:30 -11:30am Student Marketing...
Come to our RIT campus or join the online webinar.
Wednesday, February 28, 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! If you have any questions, please contact Saunders Graduate Department.

March 2018

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Monday, March 5, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Create your own luck with a graduate degree!
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Come learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! If you have any questions, please contact the Saunders graduate admissions team.  
Open to the Western NY Chapter of Americas SAP Users Group
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 7:30am to 5:00pm
Private event - for information, please contact Heidi Boland at hboland.saunders.rit.edu. 
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 7:30am to 5:00pm
Join us on March 16 for Sharpen the Saw 2018 Reconnect with classmates, faculty, staff and other EMBA Alumni at the annual professional development event! We also hope to see you at the pre-event networking dinner on Thursday, March 15 at 6 p.m. at Max of Eastman Place. Check out the event details and speaker line-up. We hope to see you there!
Create your own luck with a graduate degree!
Monday, March 19, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Come learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! If you have any questions, please contact the Saunders graduate admissions team.  
Register Today for our Annual Women's Conference presented by Saunders College
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 7:00am to 2:30pm
Power Your Potential Registration Power Your Potential is a half-day women's leadership conference that celebrates National Women's Month. The event invites area businesswomen to gain insights from their peers and engage in educational activities geared at helping women succeed. Saunders College of Business is pleased to welcome Dorothy Farris, Vice President of US Sales for Veeam Software and Saunders alumna, to the ninth annual Power Your Potential Women's Conference. Please visit Power...
Saunders Welcomes Avon High School and Rotary International
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 9:30am to 1:30pm
Saunders College of Business is pleased to welcome  Avon High School and Rotary International for a day of fun and learning on campus.   9:30 AM Avon High and Rotary International Arrive  9:45 AM Welcome - Student Alumni Union - 1829 Room  10:00 AM Overview of International Student Services -Student Alumni Union- 1829 Room  10:15 AM Mini-Lecture -Student Alumni Union - 1829 Room 10-minute break 10:55 AM Mini-Lecture -Student Alumni Union - 1829...
Open to 3rd and 4th year students!
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Come to our RIT campus or join the online webinar.
Wednesday, March 28, 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! If you have any questions, please contact Saunders Graduate Department.
Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join Saunders Alumni and Current Saunders Students!
Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Saunders Alumni and Saunders Student Clubs and Organizations are proud to present the second annual Saunders Speaker Series. We are proud to feature Christina Gullo, President and CEO of Villa of Hope to share about her experience working in the non-profit sector. Be sure to stay and join us in the Multipurpose room (Lowenthal 1225-1235) for refreshments and networking. We welcome current Saunders students, alumni and friends to attend this engaging experience.   
Join us!
Saturday, March 31, 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.

April 2018

Watch semi-finalist compete for cash prizes and a 100% graduate business degree scholarship.
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Watch finalist compete for cash prizes and a 100% graduate business degree scholarship
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Grow your own success with a graduate degree!
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Come learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! If you have any questions, please contact the Saunders graduate admissions team.  
Join us!
Saturday, April 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.
Open to all accepted and current RIT Beta Gamma Sigma Members
Monday, April 9, 2018 - 5:45pm to 8:00pm
Celebrate this year's students who have been accepted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the only international honor society for AACSB accredited business programs. 5:45 PM Registration 6:00 PM Ceremony 6:45 PM Reception If you have questions regarding Beta Gamma Sigma and eligibility, please contact Heidi Boland at hboland@saunders.rit.edu.
Learn more about careers in business from successful women business leaders
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Saunders College of Business is proud to present the second annual Women Leading Business event on April 11, 2018. The program is open to high school women in grades 9 through 11 interested in learning about the variety of business careers that exist today and will provide opportunities to network with RIT Women in Business students, successful RIT business alumnae, and other accomplished women business leaders. Learn about the multitude of exciting business career paths from marketing,...
Join us!
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
This is a perfect first look at RIT for students who are just starting their college search! High school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and their families can learn more about RIT academics, the admissions and financial aid process, and tour the academic and residential facilities.
Open to Graduate students!
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Grow your own success with a graduate degree!
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Come learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree! If you have any questions, please contact the Saunders graduate admissions team.  
Experience A New Kind of Social at this Year's Saunders College Alumni BASH!
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Kick off spring and kick your socializing into high gear at this annual Saunders Alumni social event. This year we're excited to bring the BASH! to Rochester's hottest new "social club", Radio Social, founded by Saunders alumnus Noah Morgenstern, '07. Reconnect and mingle with fellow Alumni, and join us in honoring Bob Boehner with the Extraordinary Teaching Award, Kate Jacus, '09 with the Exceptional Volunteer Award and Joe Lobozzo, '95 with the Phil Saunders Philanthropy Award....
Come to our RIT campus or join the online webinar.
Wednesday, April 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! If you have any questions, please contact Saunders Graduate Department.
11th Annual Innovation and Creativity Festival
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

May 2018

National high school business competition hosted by Saunders
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 11:00am to 9:00pm
Saunders College of Business is proud to host the Young Entrepreneurs Academy for an exciting day of competitions! Stay tuned for more information on the 2018 challenge!
Congratulations graduating Saunders students!
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Kick off the weekend by attending the Academic Convocation! The Academic Convocation celebrates the graduates from all nine of RIT's colleges, the School of Individualized Studies, and the Golisano Institute for Sustainability and features: A procession of the graduates wearing their caps and gowns The official conferral of degrees by President Munson The 2018 Commencement Address Remarks by the chair, RIT Board of Trustees Remarks by RIT's undergraduate delegate and graduate...
Congratulations graduating Saunders students!
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 8:30am to 10:30am
 If a student is eligible, or has applied for graduation, they will receive the following: A ‘Save the Date’ postcard is mailed to the student’s permanent address prior to the Thanksgiving break. An electronic version is sent via email to students with an international permanent address. You can find or change your permanent address in SIS, as well as edit the name that will appear on your diploma and create a special diploma mailing address. The RIT Commencement Facebook...

June 2018

By Invitation Only
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Saunders College of Business is pleased to honor John "Dutch" Summers, CEO of Graywood Companies as the 2018 Vanden Brul Entrenpreneurial Award recipient. 

July 2018

Join us!
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 8:00am to Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
The 28th Annual College & Careers program at RIT is an amazing opportunity for you to explore career options through interactive academic sessions. These sessions include personal hands-on experience, demonstrations and discussions. Working with our renowned faculty and students you will discover and utilize the state-of-the-art facilities and technology available at RIT. This two day career conference is designed to help students, who will be entering their senior year in the fall,...
Experience Life as an RIT College Student
Friday, July 20, 2018 - 1:30pm to 11:00pm
College & Careers is a two day career conference offered July 20-21 and August 3-4 2018, designed to help students, who will be entering their senior year in the fall, gain the experience and knowledge necessary to start making career decisions. Regardless of your background or academic interest you will find College & Careers to be a rewarding and fun way to explore your future.
Experience Life as an RIT College Student
Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 8:00am to 11:00pm
College & Careers is a two day career conference offered July 20-21 and August 3-4 2018, designed to help students, who will be entering their senior year in the fall, gain the experience and knowledge necessary to start making career decisions. Regardless of your background or academic interest you will find College & Careers to be a rewarding and fun way to explore your future.

August 2018

Join us!
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 8:00am to Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 5:00pm
The 28th Annual College & Careers program at RIT is an amazing opportunity for you to explore career options through interactive academic sessions. These sessions include personal hands-on experience, demonstrations and discussions. Working with our renowned faculty and students you will discover and utilize the state-of-the-art facilities and technology available at RIT. This two day career conference is designed to help students, who will be entering their senior year in the fall,...
Experience Life as an RIT College Student
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 1:30pm to 11:00pm
College & Careers is a two day career conference offered July 20-21 and August 3-4 2018, designed to help students, who will be entering their senior year in the fall, gain the experience and knowledge necessary to start making career decisions. Regardless of your background or academic interest you will find College & Careers to be a rewarding and fun way to explore your future.
Experience Life as an RIT College Student
Saturday, August 4, 2018 - 8:00am to 11:00pm
College & Careers is a two day career conference offered July 20-21 and August 3-4 2018, designed to help students, who will be entering their senior year in the fall, gain the experience and knowledge necessary to start making career decisions. Regardless of your background or academic interest you will find College & Careers to be a rewarding and fun way to explore your future.