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Rochester Institute of Technology

A League of Extraordinary Volunteers

Peter A. Georgescu | Posted 06.03.2016 | Impact
Peter A. Georgescu

Recently, we came across a story that at first sounded unique, as many seemingly random acts of goodness often do. Jeff Powell, a student in North Carolina, had used a 3D printer to make a functional prosthetic hand for a little boy.

Police Recover Body Of ESPN Writer's Missing Son

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 04.21.2015 | Crime

The Rochester Police Department has confirmed that a body found Friday in Lake Ontario is Max Maisel, the son of ESPN writer Ivan Maisel. Max Maisel d...

David Lohr

ESPN Writer Anxious For Answers In Son's Mysterious Disappearance | David Lohr | Posted 02.28.2015 | Crime

Ivan Maisel, a senior writer for, is clinging to the hope that his missing 21-year-old son Max will be found safe. "We're scared and we're...

Higher Education -- What's the Point?

Julian L. Alssid | Posted 12.07.2014 | Education
Julian L. Alssid

What is the point of education? It can no longer be an either/or question--learning versus experience. The reality is we need both to ensure we have the workforce we need for the next century and the citizens ready to make the most of it.

Are Nonprofit Board Chair Roles Evolving?

Eugene Fram | Posted 03.24.2014 | Impact
Eugene Fram

Good news, is always easy to digest. However, a truly professional board of directors can handle bad news as long as management has been totally transparent with the board. No surprises!

The Uncommon Schools/RIT Charter High School Project

Bill Destler | Posted 11.11.2013 | College
Bill Destler

The partnership will allow the university -- its faculty, students, staff, and facilities, to serve as a kind of extension in support of the new charter high school and its students. These students will have access to the universities classrooms, laboratories and facilities.

13 Colleges That Will Get You A Job

Posted 10.19.2011 | College

All colleges want their alumni to have jobs, but some schools provide more support for this than others. The Princeton Review recently named the co...

Police Search For Missing Rochester Institute Of Technology Student

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The search is on for a missing Rochester Institute of Technology student. George Delany, 21, was last seen Saturday, the Associated Press reports. H...