Local Residents Graduate from RIT

ROCHESTER, NY – The following local residents graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in the summer 2012 quarter:

Kathryn Harter of Phoenix, earned a Master of Science degree in school psychology from RIT’s College of Liberal Arts.

Michael Lewis of Phoenix, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering technology from RIT’s College of Applied Science and Technology.

Jena Lunkenheimer of Sterling, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in new media marketing from RIT’s E. Philip Saunders College of Business.

Rochester Institute of Technology is internationally recognized for academic leadership in business, computing, engineering, imaging science, liberal arts, sustainability, and fine and applied arts.

In addition, the university offers unparalleled support services for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.

RIT enrolls nearly 18,000 full- and part-time students in more than 200 career-oriented and professional programs, and its cooperative education program is one of the oldest and largest in the nation.

For more than two decades, U.S. News & World Report has ranked RIT among the nation’s leading comprehensive universities.

RIT is featured in The Princeton Review’s 2013 edition of The Best 377 Colleges as well as its Guide to 322 Green Colleges. The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2013 names RIT as a “Best Buy,” and The Chronicle of Higher Education recognizes RIT among the “Great Colleges to Work For 2012.”