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NTID Media Relations videotapes

 Collection — Carton: 1997-2007
Identifier: RITDSA-0059

Scope and Contents

NTID Media Relations videotapes consist of broadcast media news clips regarding NTID, staff, and students. Stories include international students, 1997 State of the Institute address by Robert Davila, National Association of the Deaf 2002 College Bowl, and guest lecturer Katie Hunt of the American Chemical Society. The collection contains 27 VHS tapes. Length of clips is unknown on most, but it is estimated that there is a total 7 hours of footage in the collection.


  • Creation: 1997-2007

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

NTID Media Relations serves as the liaison between NTID and the media. Staff are responsible for "pitching and writing stories of interest about our students, faculty, staff or NTID in general." They also coordinate the interaction of campus employees in assisting print and/or broadcast reporters with expert information on stories related to NTID.


1.5 Linear Feet (1 carton)




NTID Media Relations videotapes consist of news clippings regarding the National Institute for the Deaf at Rochester Institute of Technology.


Videotapes are in numerical order.

Other Finding Aids

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

NTID Media Relations Videotapes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number(s): 11:72

NTID Media Relations videotapes were donated to the Deaf Studies Archive by NTID Media Relations in August 2011.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in October 2011.

NTID Media Relations 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