Interview with Professor Robert Eller

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Professor Robert Eller has taught at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) since 2011. Currently he teaches classes in gravure and flexography and digital print processes; however, before coming to RIT he was an executive at ExxonMobil for 30 years. He was responsible for the partnership between ExxonMobil and Esko, a software company specializing in reprographics. This software would become the …

Thank You Professor Chung

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After 41 years of service to the School of Media Sciences, Professor Bob Chung will be retiring from teaching this spring. He was an incredible asset to the school and will be greatly missed by the students and faculty at RIT. Professor Chung taught technical courses in printing process control and color management. He has received numerous awards both within the printing industry …

MS Print Media Program Advisor: Dr. Shu Chang

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Dr. Chang is a professor in the graduate program, MS Print Media, in the College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Chang earned her Ph. D. in Material Science at the University of Minnesota. She found a degree in Material Science very interesting because it applied to real scenarios in the print industry. After school, she first worked at Xerox in …

Christine Heusner’s New Position

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Christine Heusner undertook a big task this past semester when she took the position of Graduate Director; however, anyone who knows her knows that she is up for the challenge. I recently sat down with Professor Heusner to learn more about her new position and her goals for the graduate program. Her position as Graduate Director allows Prof. Heusner to …

Recognizing Stephen Whittaker: Recipient of the Edline M. Chun Award

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I had the great honor of corresponding with Mr. Stephen Whittaker, an adjunct professor here in the College of Imaging Arts and Sciences (CIAS) within the School of Media Sciences (SMS). He is “humbled” by the recent recognition of the first Edline M. Chun Award last month, in honor of the late RIT professor Ms. Edline Chun. This award will …

Introducing Distinguished Professor Elena Fedorovskaya

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This year, the School of Media Sciences (SMS) welcomed a handful of new faculty members, our Editor-in-Chief Katie Cooper wrote this story about Su Chang in December if you missed it. Recently, I sat down with Elena Fedorovskaya, one of the newest faculty members. Elena comes to us from Kodak where she was a scientist in their research labs for …