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Three Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Student Teams Earn Top Honors for Entrepreneurial Ideas

April 22, 2014 - Student creativity and entrepreneurial thinking have received funding from the Rensselaer Class of 1951 Student Entrepreneurship Award.

Rensselaer Orchestra, The Saint Rose Symphony Orchestra To Unite for Spring Concert

April 21, 2014 - The Rensselaer Orchestra will join forces with The Saint Rose Symphony Orchestra for a special spring concert performance at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at EMPAC. 

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Set to Host Greek Life Fire Safety Day April 23

April 18, 2014 - On Wednesday, April 23, nearly 90 students representing Greek Life sororities and fraternities at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute will participate in a fire safety training program.

EcoLogic To Celebrate EarthFest 2014 on April 22

April 18, 2014 - EcoLogic, the environmental student organization, plans to host its annual EarthFest event on from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, on the Rensselaer Union patio.

Boosting American Competitiveness with Advanced Manufacturing

April 15, 2014 - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and GlobalFoundries will host the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP) 2.0 Regional Meeting on April 24.

Rensselaer To Celebrate Earth Week With Lectures, Films, Discussions, and Festival

April 15, 2014 - The varied events of Rensselaer’s 2014 Earth Week Festival all celebrate interconnections — across generations and geography, between plants, animals, and humans, and across issues as distinct as shale gas, public education, and environmental governance.

IBM Chairman and CEO Ginni Rometty To Address Rensselaer Graduates at 208th Commencement

April 14, 2014 - Rometty receives an honorary degree, along with WWW inventor Sir Timothy Berners-Lee, and pioneering geneticist Mary-Claire King.

NASA Astronaut and Rensselaer Alumnus Rick Mastracchio To Answer Students’ Questions Live From Space

April 14, 2014 - Mastracchio will answer questions from students live from the ISS at 12:30 p.m. Friday, April 18.  

Supporting the Next Generation: How One Upstate New York Business School Is Working To Support High School Entrepreneurs

April 10, 2014 - Seventy students will pitch their budding business ideas to a panel of management scholars, entrepreneurs, and area business leaders.

The Next Great Idea! Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Announces Winners of Spring 2014 and “Best of the Best” Change the World Challenge Student Innovation Competition

April 9, 2014 - A motorcycle jacket with LEDs that creates a third brake light and a retainer that combats dry mouth disease are among the 10 winning ideas.


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