In the Spotlight
RIT/NTID students, alumni, faculty and staff are always finding new ways to inspire us. Here are a few of their stories.
January 28, 2016
Prior to an evening performance in Panara Theatre, the Ailey II Dance Company held a master class for deaf and hearing dancers at RIT/NTID. The group is on campus as part of the Expressions of King's Legacy event, honoring the memory of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 22, 2016
RIT/NTID hosted a Scholarship Symposium showcasing scholarly work by more than 40 RIT/NTID faculty and staff presenters.
January 18, 2016
For the past four summers a group of RIT/NTID faculty have been working in Bien Hoa, Vietnam, providing interpreter education for deaf and hearing teachers of the deaf. The Vietnamese teachers have been on campus in January sharing language, culture and the Deaf experience in Vietnam.
December 7, 2015
A holiday program with heart was presented Dec. 4 in Panara Theatre, featuring several RIT/NTID performance groups.
October 12, 2015
RIT/NTID alumnus and deaf rapper Sean Forbes and his band rocked a packed Panara Theatre Oct. 9 for a concert featuring sign language and spoken English.
September 2, 2015
Jan Strine Memorial Labyrinth joins several local public installations used for meditation, wellness.
August 31, 2015
The NTID Student Life Team's Apple Festival is a popular fall event.
August 4, 2015
First-year students arrive on Aug. 4 to attend NSP, an optional one-week pre-orientation program offered to newly accepted deaf and hard-of-hearing students who have little or no prior skills in American Sign Language.
May 29, 2015
May 28 Scholarship Symposium showcased NTID faculty and staff research.
May 12, 2015
RIT/NTID Manufacturing Processes class enjoys real-world work experience with drones.
April 27, 2015
Senior Research Scientist Lisa Elliot and Professor Ronald Kelly, both of RIT/NTID, were honored with 6 other RIT PI (principal investigator) Millionaires.