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RIT/NTID To Conduct Survey on Reproductive Health

Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf (RIT/NTID) announced new research that it says will help determine the level of reproductive health knowledge in women who are deaf or hard of hearing. The research also addresses concerns that deaf and hard-of-hearing women encounter significant barriers to receiving appropriate reproductive healthcare services and health information.

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RIT/NTID Earns National Science Foundation Funding to Explore Augmented Reality Technology

Using augmented reality to make science, technology, engineering, and math content more accessible to deaf and hard-of-hearing learners in live presentation settings is the goal of a $258,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) awarded to Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf (RIT/NTID).

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RIT/NTID to Host NSF Research Program for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students

For eight weeks this summer, Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf (RIT/NTID)will reportedly be home to the “first all-deaf cohort” of the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU), bringing deaf and hard-of-hearing students from across the country together to do research.

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NSF Awards Grant to COS, NTID to Develop Online Learning Tools

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $399,986, three-year grant to the College of Science and National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) for the development of up to 10 supplemental online learning tools that may help deaf and hard-of-hearing students better understand statistics by integrating visual representations of complex concepts with signed explanations, voice and captioning.

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