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Rensselaer President Named 2016 Citizen Laureate

9/28/16 - The Honorable Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D., president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been named a recipient of the University at Albany Foundation’s Citizen Laureate Award.

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Celebrating the Past, Present, and Future of the African-American Experience

9/22/16 - Rensselaer President Shirley Ann Jackson is one of several notable guests who will speak during the opening dedication for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture.

Research

CASE Coconut Building Panels on Display in Ghana

9/22/16 - Building panels made of upcycled coconut husks and developed at the Center for Architecture, Science, and Ecology (CASE) made a statement at the Chalewote Street Art Festival in Accra, Ghana, this summer. A kiosk constructed of the panels was featured in a report by MeshTV.

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Rensselaer Part of IBM Research Cognitive Horizons Network

9/21/16 - Six universities including Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have joined with IBM Research to launch the Cognitive Horizons Network, a network committed to accelerating the development of core technologies needed to advance the promise of cognitive computing.

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