On January 19th, 2017, dr. Irena Guszak Cerovečki was a guest at the Research Seminar at the University of Rijeka Faculty of Economics. Irena was invited to present her paper'Food Deserts' in Urban Districts: Evidence from a Transitional Market and Implications for Macromarketing, that was published in the Journal of Macromarketing in the Fall of 2016. Supported by the co-author, dr. Marko Grünhagen, Irena told the story of how the idea developed, what was needed to reach thepointof the publication and the major challenges on that path, and presented the paper itself. The audience that was dominated by students of various levels of undergraduate, graduate, postgraduate and even potential students, liked the presentation. According to one colleague, it was "really amazing, deeply inspiring and future oriented lecture.
RIT Croatia began a collaborative partnership with the Red Hat Academy (https://www.redhat.com/en/services/training/red-hat-academy), an open-source, web-deployed and web-managed education program designed to provide academic institutions, faculty, and students with courseware, training and learning materials, and other resources, related mostly to cloud computing, enterprise software development technologies, and Linux operating system.
Dr. Patekar’s life started out interesting from the very first moment; he was born in New Delhi, India, an exotic place of birth that often surprises his fellow Croatians. Coincidentally, his last name, which comes from the north of Croatia, is also a popular Indian last name (you might want to google Nana Patekar, for example).
Dr. Domagoj Tolić, who is currently teaching WMC/IT courses at RIT Croatia, was granted an ERASMUS+ KA107 project aimed at modeling and analysis of three-dimensional movements of fluid flows, in collaboration with Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, USA.
Luxury experiences is one of the hottest segments of the tourism industry today, and experts predict that the luxury tourism shows the greatest potential for growth of any segment in the travel industry. RIT Croatia recognized this opportunity by enabling students to prepare themselves for careers in this niche specialty by choosing our program concentration called Designing Luxury Experiences.