Behind the Scenes Archive

Autism Awareness Month at Rochester Institute of Technology

April is Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month. Autism affects 1 in 68 children and prevalence figures have continued to grow every year. On average, autism costs a family $60,000 a year, and there is currently no medical

14 Things To Do Before Your Freshman Year Is Over

1. Go to Imagine RIT If there is one event throughout the course of the academic year that gives a true representation of what Rochester Institute of Technology stands for, it would be Imagine RIT. This day-long

Global Village Construction Update

The construction of Global Village 405 has been well underway all winter long, and our team here at Behind the Bricks has been keeping you updated every step of the way! RIT broke ground on the new

What to do around Rochester for spring break

So you are staying in Rochester for spring break. Maybe you need to do homework and stay at school. Maybe you blew all your money on Chipotle instead of saving for that trip to Mexico like you

Destler’s Greatest Moments

It’s safe to say that President Bill Destler will have left quite the impression here at Rochester Institute of Technology as David C. Munson Jr. takes over as our 10th president. From endless hockey game appearances to

Interview with Dave Edborg: Public Safety Patrol Major

Dave Edborg is a competitive deadlifter who competes in the World Association Benchpress and Deadlift Championships. He’s also a father, husband, world traveler, and a stalwart role model to all, a firm believer that everybody can work

Ask Destler Recap

Wednesday, Feb. 22, was the first Ask Destler broadcast of the semester! RIT President Bill Destler visited WITR 89.7’s Studio X in the Student Alumni Union to update listeners on current events in and around the university.

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