Success Stories

Andrew Jacobson
NTID’s 2014 Distinguished Alumnus took the skills he learned at RIT/NTID and applied them to his professional life. more
Persistence is at the heart of what drives Tiffany Panko to succeed in medical school and in life. more
After experiencing co-ops in Tanzania and at John Hopkins, Jibril Jaha is now working full time at the US Department of Agriculture in Iowa. more
Volunteering leads to opportunities, and no one knows that better than this RIT/NTID alumna. more
"Follow your passion. Study hard and recognize that you always will be studying throughout your career to be successful in your field." more
Siebert used her experience in the Information Technology program at RIT to prepare her for her career at IBM. more
Jerry Nelson, SVP ’69, ’74, believes in taking on challenges and pushing limits, a talent he developed during his years at RIT/NTID. more
At RIT, Smith learned the necessary skills to be successful in a computer-related work environment and developed an understanding of how her studies would be critical to her career choice. more
Sun Kim is currently a freelance educator at the Whitney Museum in New York and a digital archivist at a publishing company. more
This alumna is enjoying a successful acting career, appearing on television’s CSI:NY, a national commercial and on stage in numerous Deaf West Theatre productions. more
Trumble might well be defined as "The Renaissance Man." more
“I learned how to be approachable and to be fearless, and I learned how to keep my deaf identity in a hearing world.” more