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 Highlights, and the RIT Academic Calendar.

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11:00 AM to 3:00 PM Study Abroad Fair
 
4:00 PM to 5:00 PM Fram Signature Lecture 2021
 
 
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Accounting Career Fair 2021
 
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All Events

December 2021

Tiger Pathways Workshops and Lectures: Graduate Opportunities at RIT - David Wivell and Company
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 9:15am
Register Today!
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Join the virtual conversation with Saunders Associate Professor Archana Jain, Ph.D. and Founder and CEO of BuyProperly Khushboo Jha, for a webinar on Fractional Real Estate Investing.      
JOIN THE CONVERSATION! Learn about our graduate programs as you think about your next steps. Leverage your undergraduate degree skills with a graduate degree!
Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 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. 
Tiger Pathways Workshops and Lectures: Life in Graduate School - RIT Alumni Roundtable
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 9:15am
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
On December 8, 2021, NBR will release a Special Report titled Guardians of Intellectual Property in the 21st Century: The Global Supply Chain Industry. The report examines risks to intellectual property (IP) in supply chains and the impact of emerging technology on mitigating these vulnerabilities. In this virtual event, join Saunders College Assistant Professor Steven Carnovale, Ph.D., the report’s author, will present his key findings and recommendations. This will be followed...
Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 4:30pm to 7:30pm
You and your spouse/significant other are invited to join us in an ugly sweater contest this holiday season, among other festivities! Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Gene Polisseni Center, Club Lounge RSVP by December 1 to Gaby Harrington at gharrington@saunders.rit.edu Please note any dietary restrictions 1 drink ticket per person, cash bar to follow
The showcase is open to all current RIT students (undergraduate or graduate level) who enjoy dance, music, theatre, comedy, juggling, and more. Students may participate as an individual, ensemble or group. There is no fee to register.
Friday, December 10, 2021 - 11:45pm
Prize money will be awarded to the top performance in each category, and to an overall winner of the showcase. The overall showcase winner will receive $500, and each category winner will receive $300.  Registration forms must be submitted by the deadline of December 10, 2021, via the RIT Performing Arts Department CampusGroups page. Questions can be submitted to the Director of Imagine RIT, Ann Miller, at imagine@rit.edu. Event...
Let's chat one-on-one with Dennis M. DeLeo, Venture Capitalist and Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC.
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dennis M. DeLeo, Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC and Venture Capitalist, will be available for one-on-one meetings via Zoom to talk about advancing your business ideas. Meetings will be scheduled on Wednesday, December 15, 2021, from 10 am - 1 pm. If you wish to meet with him, please get in touch with Dana Pelliccia (dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu), providing your name, phone number, email address, and if you have a business concept, business plan, or a prototype. Appointments are...
Welcome DECA Students!
Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 7:45am to 1:30pm
    Welcome! Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology is proud to host the New York State Region #10 High School DECA Competition on December 16, 2021. DECA students will present their business plans to local business leaders who will serve as the competition’s judges. A variety of subjects will be at the center of each business plan including accounting...
By Invitation Only!
Friday, December 31, 2021 - 11:45pm
Last chance to RSVP for the Saunders Accounting Banquet being held on Friday, January 21, 2022. 

January 2022

Students are invited to create a design for this year’s festival poster that captures the spirit of Imagine RIT: Creativity and Innovation Festival. The poster will be used to publicize the event with the RIT and Rochester communities.
Friday, January 14, 2022 - 11:45pm
Let's chat one-on-one with Dennis M. DeLeo, Venture Capitalist and Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC.
Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dennis M. DeLeo, Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC and Venture Capitalist, will be available for one-on-one meetings via Zoom to talk about advancing your business ideas. Meetings will be scheduled on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 from 10 am - 1 pm. If you wish to meet with him, please get in touch with Dana Pelliccia (dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu), providing your name, phone number, email address, and if you have a business concept, business plan, or a prototype. Appointments are...
By Invitation Only!
Friday, January 21, 2022 - 5:30pm to 9:15pm
Saunders Accounting Banquet 2022 Agenda 5:30 p.m-6:30 p.m.: Cocktail Hour 6:45 p.m-8 p.m.: Dinner & Keynote Speaker 8 p.m-8:30 p.m: Dessert & Awards 8:30 p.m-9:15 p.m: After Party (optional) Dress code: Business Professional RSVP below on or before December 31, 2021. Select from the following ticket options: Full Table $1,000.00: includes 4 tickets for your organization and subsidizes the cost of 4 RIT students at your table; your organization name...
Sunday, January 30, 2022 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Women’s Leadership Summit (WLS) Register Below! The WLS, hosted by the Leadership Academy at Saunders, is an RIT Women’s Leadership Summit. Our Mission is to Inspire, Connect, and Educate Women & Allies to become Tomorrow’s Future Leaders. We focus on driving leadership excellence in all industries from arts, sciences, to technology. Marking the 2nd anniversary of WLS, we are expanding our opportunities of offering interactive workshops, professional development seminars, RIT TED...

February 2022

Friday, February 4, 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
The showcase is open to all RIT amateur students and student groups with the exception of Faculty led ensembles. The students and/or student groups may consist of student clubs, organizations, or unaffiliated groups or individuals.
Let's chat one-on-one with Dennis M. DeLeo, Venture Capitalist and Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC.
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dennis M. DeLeo, Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC and Venture Capitalist, will be available for one-on-one meetings via Zoom to talk about advancing your business ideas. Meetings will be scheduled on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 from 10 am - 1 pm. If you wish to meet with him, please get in touch with Dana Pelliccia (dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu), providing your name, phone number, email address, and if you have a business concept, business plan, or a prototype. Appointments are...
Wednesday, February 23, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join Dean Jacquie Mozrall via Zoom - Open to 1st & 2nd Year Students! To register for Dine with the Dean, please complete all required fields below. Each Zoom is limited to 12 students! Registration for each date closes on the previous weekday at 12 pm. Space is limited! If you have signed up and are unable to attend, please notify Dana Pelliccia at dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu so another student may have the opportunity to attend.

March 2022

Thank you for your interest in being an exhibitor at Imagine RIT Now it’s time to showcase your hard work, and talents!
Friday, March 11, 2022 - 11:45pm
Let's chat one-on-one with Dennis M. DeLeo, Venture Capitalist and Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC.
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dennis M. DeLeo, Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC and Venture Capitalist, will be available for one-on-one meetings via Zoom to talk about advancing your business ideas. Meetings will be scheduled on Wednesday, March 16, 2022 from 10 am - 1 pm. If you wish to meet with him, please get in touch with Dana Pelliccia (dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu), providing your name, phone number, email address, and if you have a business concept, business plan, or a prototype. Appointments are...
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join Dean Jacquie Mozrall via Zoom - Open to 3rd & 4th Year Students! To register for Zoom with the Dean, please complete all required fields below. Each Zoom is limited to 12 students! Registration for each date closes on the previous weekday at 12 pm. Space is limited! If you have signed up and are unable to attend, please notify Dana Pelliccia at dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu so another student may have the opportunity to attend.
Open to all accepted and current RIT Beta Gamma Sigma Members
Friday, March 25, 2022 - 5:45pm
Celebrate this year's students who have been accepted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the only international honor society for AACSB accredited business programs. More details to come in Spring 2022! If you have questions regarding Beta Gamma Sigma and eligibility, please contact Gaby Harrington at gharrington@saunders.rit.edu.

April 2022

Let's chat one-on-one with Dennis M. DeLeo, Venture Capitalist and Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC.
Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dennis M. DeLeo, Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC and Venture Capitalist, will be available for one-on-one meetings via Zoom to talk about advancing your business ideas. Meetings will be scheduled on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.. If you wish to meet with him, please get in touch with Dana Pelliccia (dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu), providing your name, phone number, email address, and if you have a business concept, business plan, or a prototype. Appointments are...
Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join Dean Jacquie Mozrall via Zoom - Open to Graduate Students! To register for Zoom with the Dean, please complete all required fields below. Each Zoom is limited to 12 students! Registration for each date closes on the previous weekday at 12 pm. Space is limited! If you have signed up and are unable to attend, please notify Dana Pelliccia at dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu so another student may have the opportunity to attend.
Imagine RIT: Creativity and Innovation Festival is a special event that showcases the creative and innovative spirit of RIT students, faculty, and staff.
Saturday, April 23, 2022 - 10:00am
See creativity and innovation come to life!

May 2022

Let's chat one-on-one with Dennis M. DeLeo, Venture Capitalist and Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dennis M. DeLeo, Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC and Venture Capitalist, will be available for one-on-one meetings via Zoom to talk about advancing your business ideas. Meetings will be scheduled on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.. If you wish to meet with him, please get in touch with Dana Pelliccia (dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu), providing your name, phone number, email address, and if you have a business concept, business plan, or a prototype. Appointments are...

June 2022

Let's chat one-on-one with Dennis M. DeLeo, Venture Capitalist and Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC.
Wednesday, June 15, 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Dennis M. DeLeo, Senior Partner at Trillium Group, LLC and Venture Capitalist, will be available for one-on-one meetings via Zoom to talk about advancing your business ideas. Meetings will be scheduled on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.. If you wish to meet with him, please get in touch with Dana Pelliccia (dpelliccia@saunders.rit.edu), providing your name, phone number, email address, and if you have a business concept, business plan, or a prototype. Appointments are...