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At the Crossroads: Examining the Intersections of Science and Art

October 5, 2015 - To celebrate the launch of art_x @Rensselaer, a series of concerts co-sponsored by the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences and the Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies will take place in Oct. 

An Out-of-This World Experience: Exploring the Role and Impact of Rensselaer in the Space Program

September 25, 2015 - Rensselaer will host Reunion & Homecoming festivities Oct. 1-4. This year, a series of events pay homage to the theme of space, and explore Rensselaer connections to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). 

Planning for the Future: Rensselaer Polytechnic Student Organizations Set to Host Annual Career Fair

September 24, 2015 - Members of the Rensselaer National Society of Black Engineers and Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers will host the 37th NSBE/SHPE Career Fair Sept. 25-26.

CEO of OptumLabs Named 2015 William F. Glaser ’53 Rensselaer Entrepreneur of the Year

September 14, 2015 - Rensselaer alumnus and chief executive officer of OptumLabs Paul A. Bleicher, M.D., Ph.D. (B.S. ’76), has been selected as the 2015 William F. Glaser ’53 Rensselaer Entrepreneur of the Year.

Rensselaer Ranks 8th in the Top Undergraduate Schools To Study Game Design and Animation in the U.S.

August 10, 2015 - When it comes to great places to study game design, the Games and Simulation Arts and Sciences program was recognized on the Animation Career Review list of top game design programs in the United States. 

Business Insider Ranks Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 12th Best Computer Science and Engineering Schools in the United States

July 31, 2015 - Business Insider ranked Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute among the top 50 computer science and engineering schools in the United States.

Rensselaer STEM Education Pipeline Initiative Highlighted in Nature Geoscience

July 30, 2015 - Nature Geoscience today featured news of a climate board game and downloadable teaching module developed by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute students and faculty in collaboration with Troy High School. 

How X-Rays See Through Your Skin

July 27, 2015 - Rensselaer biomedical imaging expert Ge Wang detailed the history and mechanics of the X-ray and computed tomography (CT) scanners in a recent TED-Ed video titled “How X-rays see through your skin.” 

Rensselaer IDEA and College Factual Host Datathon

July 23, 2015 - The Datathon was an early indicator of the potential of an NSF-sponsored initiative to teach basic data analytics to most math majors. 

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.  


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