On August 21st, a solar eclipse will cross the North American continent from ocean to ocean for the first time since 1918. From Rochester, a partial eclipse will be seen where 70 percent of the sun will be covered starting at a around 1:14pm and ending at 3:52pm according to the Rochester Museum Science Center … Continue reading Viewing the Solar Eclipse in Rochester
SITO, the Student IT Office, is based out of a small office tucked away in a back corner of the Carey Building. There, a group of RIT students are working on a project far more important than their cramped office would let on. These are the people who are building and improving Tiger Center, RIT’s … Continue reading Meet the Tigers behind Tiger Center
Among other things, July is National Grilling month. You can see why - long days, amazing weather, and of course the Fourth of July. If you ask me, grilling is nothing short of an art form. You need practice, patience and most importantly having the right tools for the job. You can make due, but … Continue reading Grilling essentials
After much anticipation, Uber and Lyft will be available in Rochester starting 12:01 am on Thursday, June 29th, 2017. With limited transportation options available to RIT students, this service is one that should be highly taken advantage of. To become familiar with the two ride hailing companies, here’s what you need to know: How does … Continue reading Get ready Tigers, Uber/Lyft is here!
The First Day of Summer is here! June 21, the first official day of summer. With the first day of summer upon us, the Behind the Bricks team created the ultimate Summer bucket list for you to try and complete before the first day of the fall semester. We challenge you to try every single … Continue reading RIT Summer Bucket List
June is Men’s Health Month, and this week (6/12 - 6/18) is International Men’s Health Week! According to Menshealthmonth.org, one of the main goals of Men’s Health Week is, “to increase the physical and mental health of men so that they can live fuller and happier lives.” In the spirit of that, here are some … Continue reading Men’s Health Week
An inevitable part of student life, stress can easily get in the way of a successful semester. However, RIT has a number of resources in place to help combat that stress. Whether you need to voice your opinion or are struggling with your co-op search, there’s someone ready to help you. FoodShare Center According to … Continue reading Stay stress-free at RIT