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We frequently find stories about RIT/NTID students, faculty, staff, programs and initiatives published in prominent media from across the country and around the world. Below, you'll find links to some of the recent stories we've found. For media inquiries, please contact NTIDnews@rit.edu.

Technology helps deaf join ranks of entrepreneurs

Scot Atkins, NTID support faculty in Saunders College of Business, quoted
July 13, 2014

World Cup Advertisers Evenly Split on Subtitles for Deaf Viewers

Gerry Buckley, president, NTID, quoted
July 11, 2014

Breakthroughs in technology build pathways to inclusion

Guest essay by Ryne Raffaelle, vice president for research and associate provost
June 18, 2014

MotionSavvy Is A Tablet App That Understands Sign Language

Ryan Hait-Campbell, new media design major; Alex Opalka, computer engineering technology major; Wade Kellard, mechanical engineering technology major; and Jordan Stemper, industrial design major, featured
June 6, 2014

Leap Motion Hand Tracking Gets More Realistic To Solve Real World Problems

MotionSavvy, developed by NTID students, mentioned
May 29, 2014

New techies with disabilities transcend workplace barriers

Steven Forney '12 (elecrical/mechanical engineering technology), Bradley Frank '13 (information technology), Alexandra Johnson '11 (mechanical engineering), Robin Alummoottil '13 (packaging science), Adriana Gaylord '10 (computer integrated machining) and John Macko, director, NTID Center on Employment, featured
May 29, 2014

Deaf-owned business MotionSavvy a new way of communicating for the deaf

Ryan Hait-Campbell, new media design major; Alex Opalka, computer engineering technology major; Wade Kellard, mechanical engineering technology major; and Jordan Stemper, industrial design major, featured
May 17, 2014