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Rochester Institute of Technology Gets Grant To Track Gun Violence In Rochester

There was an article I thought was interesting and wanted to share about the shootings in the Rochester, NY area by 13WHAM.

The Rochester Institute of Technology and the Rochester Police Department has been tracking all of the shootings for the past five years in the City of Rochester.

RIT acquired a grant for $194,000 from the New York State Health Foundations to track and study shootings and emergency room interventions.  Continue reading Rochester Institute of Technology Gets Grant To Track Gun Violence In Rochester

RIT Gospel Ensemble 35th Anniversary

When: Saturday, April 30th at 6PM

Where: the Allen Chapel at the RIT Interfaith Center – 40 Memorial Drive 14623

Admission is free and all are welcome.

This year along with the RIT Gospel Ensemble Alumni coming back, they are partnering with Worship at his footstool ministries. Worship at his footstool offers a blend of Praise and Worship with an African Twist. Continue reading RIT Gospel Ensemble 35th Anniversary

R.I. T. Expressions of King’s Legacy 2016 – Free events: Andrew Young speaker

All events take place Thursday, January 28th

12:00 pm-2:00 pm, “EXPRESSION’S OF KING’S LEGACY KEYNOTE ADDRESS”-Gordon Field House

Andrew Young (keynote address) brings a unique perspective formed by his wealth of experience in national and global leadership to his focus on the challenges of this era. He confronted segregation with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and galvanized a movement that transformed a nation through non-violence. Young was a key strategist and negotiator during the Civil Rights Campaigns in Birmingham and Selma that resulted in the passage Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Get your FREE tickets at www.rittickets.com

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