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Strategic Communications and External Relations Launches New Website

June 26, 2015 - To help “tell the story” of Rensselaer and The New Polytechnic, the Office of Strategic Communications and External Relations (SCER) has launched a new website.  

Internet of Things Turning New York's Lake George Into “World’s Smartest Lake”

June 26, 2015 - The Jefferson Project at Lake George  - an ambitious research project using Big Data and analytics technology - is entering a new phase of data capture and analysis. 

Breathing Lights Selected as Recipient of up to $1 Million From Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Art Challenge

June 23, 2015 - Breathing Lights, the joint submission from Albany, Schenectady, and Troy, proposes to illuminate up to 300 vacant homes in the three cities in fall 2016. 

2015 SPAC Pre-Performance Talks Presented by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

June 18, 2015 - Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) will again offer educational preshow conversations with performers and other arts personalities during its Pre-Performance Talks presented by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Aimed at connecting audiences with artists performing at SPAC, Pre-Performance Talks offer the opportunity for guests to interact with stars in the worlds of dance and classical music.

Future Plans for Members of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Class of 2015

June 16, 2015 - As members of the Rensselaer Class of 2015 crossed the stage on May 30, many will continue their studies or pursue jobs in offices and locations within the Capital Region, across the nation, and also overseas.   

National Center for Women & Information Technology Supports Rensselaer Chapter of Association for Computing Machinery’s Women in Computing

June 3, 2015 - Symantec and the National Center for Women & Information Technology have awarded a seed grant to the Rensselaer chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery’s Women in Computing (ACM-W).

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Graduates Urged To “Embrace Your Inner Engineer” at 209th Commencement

May 30, 2015 - Vice Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Michelle Howard Addresses 1,672 Graduates; Rensselaer President Shirley Ann Jackson Encourages Graduates To Be Explorers and Pioneers

Commencement 2015: A Letter From Meghan Olson- Making Connections, Embracing Entrepreneurship, Honoring a Mentor

May 29, 2015 - Rensselaer engineering student Meghan Olson will receive a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering during the Institute’s 209th Commencement Ceremony. Before leaving, Olson shares a letter about how Rensselaer has changed her life.

Commencement 2015: Josue San Emeterio – Making the Most of Opportunity

May 27, 2015 - Josue San Emeterio chose Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) after his first campus visit. “It was exactly the type of environment in which I knew I could succeed.”

Commencement 2015: Service to Their Country

May 25, 2015 - The Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) programs at Rensselaer are elective programs for students who desire commissions in the United States Armed Forces. This year, 28 students will be graduating from the ROTC program. 


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