Category Archives: Outside of the Classroom

Our students do more than just sit in classes, they participate in all sorts of activities across the university!

From the Classroom – ASMP leads Assistants Workshop at RIT

Friday May 5, 2017 Lindsay Sisting and Luke Copping visited RIT and shared their expertise leading a regional assistants workshop for the RIT community. Topics covered included self-promotion, invoicing, bookkeeping and taxes. Also discussed included  what gear to always bring … Continue reading

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RITphoto Faculty on Social Media

The RITphoto faculty is a big and diverse group. We love the variety of things they do out of the classroom. On May 7, many will be participating in the Imagine RIT 2016 festival showcasing what they or their students … Continue reading

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Sony Visits RIT Photography

March 2016 Representatives from Sony recently visited #ritphoto to showcase camera gear for still and moving images, and related equipment. Students and faculty from the Photo School and the School of Film and Animation had the opportunity to get their … Continue reading

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Photojournalism major Evan Ortiz participated in the second annual New York Portfolio Review

Photojournalism major Evan Ortiz participated in the second annual New York Portfolio Review, held April 5 and 6 at the City University of New York’s Graduate School of Journalism. More than two thousand applications were received from fine art photographers to … Continue reading

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Intersession Experiences: Reconnecting With Alumni

Intersession experiences reconnecting with Alumni By Associate Professor Dan Larkin I traveled to the west coast during our first ever semester break. I have been at RIT for 25 years so this was a really new experience. Craving warmth and … Continue reading

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Alumni Feature: Captain Jonathan Atkin HEROPROJECT.US

Flying above harbors, creating powerful images of cargo ships, cruise ships, tugboats, cable layers, warships and barges reflects a choreographic and navigational process. By bringing seafaring familiarity; knowing one’s subject and solving aerial image production with navigation and maritime savvy, … Continue reading

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Careers in Motion – '05 MFA Graduate Susana Reisman visits RIT

During the first week of March, I had the pleasure to visit the RIT campus and share with students my experiences since graduation. I talked about my life as both an artist and as co-director of Circuit Gallery. I currently … Continue reading

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SPAS Student Wins Alexia Foundation Award of Excellence

On February 28, The Alexia Foundation announced RIT photojournalism student Sarah Ann Jump has received an Alexia Award of Excellence for her project “New Roots: Refugees Resettling in America.” The project is a photographic documentation of the first year of … Continue reading

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Gallery Renovation and First Exhibition

The William Harris Gallery, formerly known as the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (SPAS) gallery, presents its first exhibition in its newly renovated space on the campus of Rochester Institute of Technology. The State of Things, a collaborative exhibition … Continue reading

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What Happens During Intersession, Part 2

The very first intersession at RIT seemed relatively quiet in Rochester. Very few members of the photography faculty were in the halls of the School because many of them participated in exciting international activities. We hope this will be a … Continue reading

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