3 reasons why Shop One is cooler than you think

So if you have spent any time around RIT’s campus or ventured into Global Village, it’s likely that you have heard about or seen Shop One. Let’s be honest though, how many times have you just walked right past it thinking it’s probably not your type of store. Here are our top three reasons why Shop … Continue reading 3 reasons why Shop One is cooler than you think

Prepare for Thanksgiving Break at RIT

Thanksgiving break is quickly approaching and if you’re planning on staying on campus, you might want to plan ahead. The university is closing on Wednesday, November 22 at 2pm and will re-open on Saturday, November 25, which means not everything will be running as usual. Behind the Bricks has asked the essential questions for having … Continue reading Prepare for Thanksgiving Break at RIT

International Students Day at RIT

Did you know that today is International Students Day? With students from over 100 different countries all over the world, Rochester Institute of Technology is proud to be a part of the celebration! Held annually on November 17th, International Students Day was created to commemorate the cultural diversity present in universities across the globe. With … Continue reading International Students Day at RIT

5 Ways to Stay Healthy at RIT

With the holidays coming up, RIT students and faculty returning home for Thanksgiving are ready for some home-cooked meals and relaxing before the few weeks before finals. The last few weeks can be quite hectic! Sometimes students who are surrounded by constant classes, studying, homework, meetings, and maintaining a relative social life, can forget to … Continue reading 5 Ways to Stay Healthy at RIT

The Weekend Playbook: Hockey and Acting

Fall semester is quickly coming to a close as finals week approaches. If you're like me, you're probably  starting to stress out just a little bit. Why don't you take some time this weekend to do something fun and get your mind off the looming end-of-semester deadlines? This weekend, there are hockey games Friday and … Continue reading The Weekend Playbook: Hockey and Acting