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Celebrating a Campus Tradition: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute To Host Family Weekend Oct. 24-26

October 16, 2014 - As signs of autumn like falling leaves and some cool weather days can be found across the Rensselaer campus, the campus will be buzzing with activity as thousands of Rensselaer families are expected to visit Oct. 24-26 to celebrate Family Weekend.

American Institute for Economic Research Ranks Top Small Cities for College Students

October 15, 2014 - According to recent data compiled by the American Institute for Economic Research that ranked the 20 best small cities for college students, the Albany-Schenectady-Troy region came in at number 11 on the list.

Inaugural Carl A. Westerdahl Forum To Highlight Role of Rensselaer Alumni in the Building of Bridges Across the Hudson River

October 13, 2014 - The Friends of the Folsom Library at Rensselaer have announced the inaugural Carl A. Westerdahl Forum, which will take place Thursday, Oct. 16. The two-part program is titled “Making the Connection: Rensselaer Graduates Who Built Bridges over the Hudson.” 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute To Host Day-Long “Investing in Entrepreneurship” Showcase

October 9, 2014 - In celebration of its 50th anniversary, the Lally School of Management at Rensselaer will host a daylong showcase titled “Investing in Entrepreneurship” on Tuesday, October 21. 

How Has Rensselaer Changed Your World? Institute Invites Alumni, Students, Community To Share Photos, Videos of Their Experiences

October 3, 2014 - How has Rensselaer changed your world? Share your photos, short videos, or stories explaining how Rensselaer changed your world by tweeting or posting to Instagram with the hashtag #WNCTW or #RPIFoundersDay.

Astronaut, Rensselaer Alumnus To Join Reunion & Homecoming Weekend Via Video Call

September 26, 2014 - Reid Wiseman ’97, a NASA astronaut currently stationed aboard the International Space Station (ISS), is scheduled to join the Reunion & Homecoming weekend festivities via video call for a special conversation with fellow alumni at 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, in the concert hall of EMPAC.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William C. Dudley To Visit Rensselaer Campus

September 24, 2014 - William C. Dudley, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, will give a talk titled “The National and Regional Economy” to students, faculty, and staff at Rensselaer on October 7. 

Founding Team Members of Mimeo.com Named 2014 William F. Glaser ’53 Rensselaer Entrepreneurs of the Year

September 10, 2014 - Rensselaer alumni and Pi Kappa Alpha brothers, John Delbridge ’91, Jeffrey Stewart ’91, and David Uyttendaele ’91 have been selected as the 2014 William F. Glaser ’53 Rensselaer Entrepreneurs of the Year. 

Navigating Rensselaer and Beyond Recap

September 8, 2014 - Starting classes, meeting peers, and exploring a new geographical area all at once may seem intimidating for many first-year students making the transition to college and campus life. But, it’s not like that for incoming first year students at Rensselaer.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Welcomes the Class of 2018

September 8, 2014 - The fall semester is in full swing and members of the Rensselaer Class of 2018 have already completed their first week of classes. The 1,334 first-year students promise to be an exceptional group. 

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