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.
February 20, 2014
RIT has been a great fit, both inside and outside the classroom, for fourth-year student Joe Lingle, who found his calling as an Environmental Science major.
When searching for colleges, the Philadelphia native briefly looked at other universities in Pennsylvania, but chose RIT because it was the best fit. Although Lingle, 21, attended mainstream schools while growing up, he went to two different deaf camps every summer. He liked being a part of both worlds, so when it was time for college, RIT was his first choice....
February 14, 2014
The 5th Annual FreezeFest, February 21-23, lures RIT Community, family and friends outdoors for freezy, frosty and fantastic events.
February 10, 2014
Award-winning orator Curtis Babers, age 11, shared his dreams for the future at RIT's Expressions of King's Legacy event.
January 31, 2014
RIT/NTID student athletes find inspiration in the story of deaf NFL player Derrick Coleman, who will play in the Super Bowl.
January 20, 2014
Scott Farrell won three medals at the Deaf International Short Course Swimming Championship held at RIT.
December 23, 2013
Nic Shaw recognized for outstanding work as a stage manager
December 13, 2013
RIT/NTID student Cheae Laldee recently was named Miss Black Deaf America.
November 21, 2013
Annemarie Ross, assistant professor, receives Environmental Merit Award.
November 15, 2013
Congreswoman Louise M. Slaughter attended "NSF Day in Rochester" along with NTID President and faculty.
October 9, 2013
Sophie Phillips, a second-year medical illustration student from Sleepy Hollow, N.Y., was one of 22 women to be named to the “Women of Distinction Hall of Fame.”
September 23, 2013
More than 500 RIT/NTID students turned out to learn sign language.