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The beginning of the next journey
Good morning and welcome to the academic year 2004-2005. This year, approximately 3,143 faculty and staff will carry our university forward. New faculty and staff number approximately 194. Will all the new faculty and ...
RIT: A Unique institution within the family of universities
Good morning and, for most of you, welcome back. For new faculty and staff, for the first time welcome to what I know you will find to be an exciting, challenging, and fulfilling next step on your career paths. I believe ...
Is affirmative action in university admissions legal, effective, and just?
Since 1978, the “Law of the land” has been the decision handed down by Justice Lewis F. Powell, Jr., in Regents of the University of California vs. Bakke. In a 5 to 4 vote, Justice Powell ruled that while quotas are illegal, ...
(Chief Diversity Officer in conjunction with the President’s Commission on Pluralism and Inclusion, 2008-04)
(Council on Diversity, 2008-09)
Finishing one book and starting another
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006-08-31)
Good morning and welcome to the academic year 2006-7. This year 2,803 faculty and staff will be working the magic that is RIT. There are 261 new faculty and staff. Will all the new faculty and staff rise so we can give ...
Teaching, scholarship, and practice: A Provocative balance
(Rochester Institute of Technology, 2005-09-01)
Good morning and welcome to the academic year 2005-2006. There are 2,749 faculty and staff at RIT, including 137 who are new this year. Will all of the new faculty and staff rise so we can give you an RIT welcome? Thank ...