Rensselaer will officially welcome members of the Class of 2020, and introduce them to the local community through a weeklong series of events known as “Navigating Rensselaer & Beyond” (NRB), the official continuation of the orientation program.
More than 1,700 students—representing the largest incoming Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute class in the Institute’s history—will make their way to Troy. The first-year students hail from 47 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and from countries all around the world.
Research projects under development within the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center (EMPAC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute were on stage for the institute’s third annual research showcase held Thursday.
The department celebrated the Class of 2016 graduation at a dinner event on May 27, 2016 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY.
Graduate students, Garth Scannell and Yanhui Huang, are the winners of the 2016 Norman S. Stoloff Research Excellence Award.
Many of our brightest Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) students were inducted into the ASM Alpha Sigma Mu Society, during the 2016 Eastern NY ASM chapter awards ceremony.
A team of researchers has found a new path to large improvements in the efficiency of materials for solid-state heating and cooling and waste energy recapture.
Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme Ertharin Cousin urged graduates to think first of others and be the first generation that embraces technology for all the right reasons at the 210th Commencement.