Co-Terminal Program Information Session to be Held November 28

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Union 3202 Third Floor-Union
Description: This information session will provide a great opportunity for interested undergraduate students to get detailed information about the admission requirements, policies, and the application process of the Co-Terminal Program.
Contact: Office of Graduate Education 518-276-6488


Students: Going Home for Winter Break? Be an R2R Liaison!

All students who will be going home for Winter Break are encouraged to consider becoming a "Road to Rensselaer" (R2R) student liaison by returning to their high school during the scheduled campus Winter Break to speak with prospective students about Rensselaer.

Cramer Named among AAAS 2017 Fellows

A recognized global leader in chromatographic bioprocessing, Steven Cramer, the William Weightman Walker Professor of Polymer Engineering at Rensselaer, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). This year, 396 newly selected members have been awarded this honor by AAAS because of their scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications.

Shaina Iton Chosen for NCAA Student Immersion Program



Rensselaer student-athlete Shaina Iton has been selected to attend the 2018 NCAA Division III Student Immersion Program this January in conjunction with the NCAA Convention in Indianapolis, Ind. Iton is one of only 40 Division III student-athletes to be accepted.

Fidelity Offering Confidential Retirement Consultation Sessions December 11

Monday, December 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Where: HR, Gurley Bldg, 2nd Floor
Description: Schedule a confidential consultation to help you become better informed and more confident about your workplace retirement savings plan benefits!
Contact: Human Resources 518-276-6302


ECSE Seminar to be Held November 29

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 3:30 PM
Where: DCC 324
Description: In his presentation, "SiC Transistors Coming of Age, and the Challenges Faced by Start-up Companies in Power Semiconductors," Anup Bhalla (PhD '9, MS '91), who is the Vice President of Engineering at United Silicone Carbide, Inc. and who has been involved with two start-ups in power semiconductors, will discuss the ups and downs he faced in each instance, what measure of success was achieved, and the lessons learned along the way. Refreshments will be served at 3:30pm.
Contact: Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering 276-6316


Arts Professors to Give "Liveware" Performance

November 20, 2017 7:30 PM - 9:15 PM
Where: EMPAC STUDIO 1

Liveware is a new performance duo comprised of Michael Century and Shawn Lawson, both Professors in the Rensselaer Arts Department, with the name "Liveware" playing off a slang term that denotes the “human operator” in computer systems. Lawson is an expert practitioner of “live-coding” using graphics languages he developed himself; Century performs on piano and accordion, and uses software he developed allowing live manipulations.



Bonnie Jones to Perform at STS Event

November 20, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: EMPAC BETA

Titled "Opening the Circuit / Switching the Power Paradigm," this event is a discussion and open-circuit music performance by Bonnie Jones, Baltimore-based electronic musician, community organizer, and co-founder of TECHNE, an organization that offers DIY audio technology workshops for young female-identifying women and girls.



Rensselaer Athletics Posts Weekly Review & Preview



Find out what's happening with all of your favorite teams, including cross country and football, as well as men's and women's basketball, hockey, and swimming and diving.

President's Holiday Concert to be Held December 10

Sunday, December 10, 2017 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: EMPAC Concert Hall
Description: An annual event and a Rensselaer tradition, this year's President's Holiday Concert will feature performances by the Rensselaer Orchestra under the direction of Arts Lecturer Nicholas DeMaison.
Contact: Office of the President 518-276-6211