The Stories They Tell 4

RIT during World War I

This section shows the images of students and soldiers on campus during World War I. The soldiers learned technical skills that they would use to repair the equipment they would use in the trenches. The school would help the with the war effort on the home front by training nurses from the Rec Cross to save the causulties of war. The efforts of The Mechanics Institute would go on to save many lives during America's efforts in the war.