Local Residents to Attend RIT

ROCHESTER, NY – The following local residents have enrolled at Rochester Institute of Technology:

• Joseph Diment, son of Deborah Diment and James V. Diment of Oswego, N.Y., enrolled for Fall Semester, 2013 admission. Joseph is in the Software Engineering – BS program in RIT’s B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences and is a 2013 graduate of Oswego High School in Oswego, N.Y.

• Bruce Jones, son of Bruce Jones II and Irene Jones of Pennellville, N.Y., enrolled for Fall Semester, 2013 admission. Bruce is in the Electrical Engineering – BS program in RIT’s Kate Gleason College of Engineering and is a 2013 graduate of John C. Birdlebough High School in Phoenix, N.Y.

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