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Explore Your Future videotapes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITDSA-0058

Scope and Contents

Explore Your Future videotapes footage includes activities, such as sports, visits to the petting zoo, cider mill, and park. There are also interviews with business students and footage of classes. Footage is captured on Beta tapes and DVD-Cams. Also in 2011, six more VHS tapes of Explore Your Future tapes were added from 1994, 1996-1997, 2000-2001.


  • Creation: 1994-2006

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

Explore Your Future is a week long summer program organized by the National Technical Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology. Deaf and hard of hearing high school sophomores and juniors can attend the program, designed to prepare them to continue their education in college. Students engage in various career areas, such as information technology, engineering, business, science, and art. They also learn about college life, gain support in the transition from high school to college, and participate in a variety of activities such as swimming, bowling, and other sports, going to movies, and visiting sites of interest in the Rochester community.


1.5 Linear Feet (2 Document box (one legal size))




Footage from events regarding Explore Your Future, a week long program at National Institute for the Deaf for deaf and hard of hearing college-bound sophomore and junior high school students.


Videotapes are arranged numerically.

Physical Location

C.S. North, Shelf 233

Other Finding Aids

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

Explore Your Future videotapes

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in October 2011.

Explore Your Future videotapes
RIT/NTID Deaf Studies Archive
Amy Vilz
26 October 2011
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Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Rochester NY 14623 USA