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Effective Access Technology Research at RIT

Effective Access Technology Research at RIT

April 21st, 2014

The following article is from RIT University News:

Published on Apr 11, 2014


Rochester Institute of Technology has long been noted for its work in effective technologies for people with disabilities. As home to the National Technical Institute for the Deaf, RIT is proud of its accomplishments in this area. Researchers university-wide are developi...

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Visit from Rochester STEM High School

Visit from Rochester STEM High School

April 17th, 2014

IST Professor Brian Tomaszewski recently visited the Rochester STEM school (Information Technology Academy) with a Rwandan graduate student. The students were interested in learning more about Professor Tomaszewski's area of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) as a computing discipline. So on April 9th, the students from the STEM school visited RIT. They were able to learn about GIS in the ...

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20th Commemoration and Remembrance of Rwandan Genocide

20th Commemoration and Remembrance of Rwandan Genocide

April 8th, 2014

Rochester Institute of Technology hosted a public ceremony April 7 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide, a state-backed campaign in which more than 800,000 people were killed.

The three-month period of the 1994 Rwandan Genocide was a campaign perpetrated by the military, as well as organized civilian militias and everyday citizens, designed to exterminate the coun...

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Learning in Networking I Lab

Learning in Networking I Lab

April 2nd, 2014

The students in Garret Arcoraci's Networking I Lab are learning about VLAN. According to Wikipedia, VLAN is "in computer networking, a single layer-2 network may be partitioned to create multiple distinct broadcast domains, which are mutually isolated so that packets can only pass between them via one or more routers; such a domain is referred to as a virtual local area network, virtual LAN or...

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