ROCHESTER, NY - The following local residents graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology:
Timothy Southerton of Honesdale received a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from RIT's Kate Gleason College of Engineering.
Timothy Southerton of Honesdale received a Master of Engineering degree in mechanical engineering from RIT's Kate Gleason College of Engineering.
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 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 three decades, U.S. News & World Report has ranked RIT among the nation's leading comprehensive universities.
RIT is featured in The Princeton Review's 2014 edition of The Best 378 Colleges, its Guide to 322 Green Colleges and The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2014.
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