EHS to Offer Portable Power Tool Safety Seminar

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Human Resources-Gurley Building
Description: This informational session is one in a series of Environmental Health and Safety sessions designed to convey Rensselaer policy and program information. This session satisfies the course requirement associated with Faculty and Staff EHS course curriculums, provided in Traincaster and on associated Performance Management Tools. For more information regarding this session or associated EHS course content, please contact Will Fahey at extension 2318 or at faheyw@rpi.edu.
Contact: Will Fahey 518-276-2318


Machine Guarding to be Topic of March 6 EHS Safety Seminar

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: HR, Gurley Bldg, 2nd Floor
Cost: Free
Description: This informational session is one in a series of Environmental Health and Safety sessions designed to convey Rensselaer policy and program information. This session satisfies the course requirement associated with Faculty and Staff EHS course curriculums, provided in Traincaster and on associated Performance Management Tools. For more information regarding this session or associated EHS course content, please contact Will Fahey at extension 2318 or at faheyw@rpi.edu.
Contact: Human Resources Environmental Health & Safety 518-276-6427



Second Mathematical Sciences Colloquium/Class of '27 Lecture to be Held March 6

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: AE-214
Description: This Mathematical Sciences Colloquium-Class of '27 Lecture will feature a presentation by Russel Caflisch of NYU Courant Institute.
Contact: Mathematical Sciences 518-276-6345


Foundry-RPI Meetings Continue March 6

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: J Building
Description: Foundry-RPI is a working group where entrepreneurs, designers, builders and developers can meet weekly, get peer feedback, and execute ideas in an environment in which it is both expected that you are trying to do awesome things, and it is also okay to fail! Dinner is provided at 6 and the meeting starts at 6:30.
Contact: Kelly Reardon 518.276.2650


From RPI History Revealed: Lacrosse Redux

With the 2018 Winter Olympic Games underway, this is a good time to highlight a recent acquisition in the Institute Archives and Special Collections: a lacrosse uniform worn in the XIV Olympiad in the summer of 1948!

CBE Seminar Series Continues February 21

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Ricketts 211
Description: Richard Willson, the Huffington-Woestemeyer Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Houston, will be giving a talk entitled "New Approaches to Lateral-Flow Immuno-Chromatographic Assays." Refreshments will be provided beginning at 9 a.m. in the Coonley Lounge, located in Ricketts room 120). All are welcome!
Contact: Lisa Martin 518-276-6378


Dean to Hold "Office Hours" with Engineering Students

Thursday, February 22, 2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: JEC 3117
Description: Please join Dean Shekhar Garde so he can meet and get to know individual students, hear how you are doing, how WE are doing, and anything else that is on your minds! Refreshments
Contact: School of Engineering


Lally School, Archer Center for Student Leadership Development to Present "Leadership and Change" Workshop

Friday, February 23, 2018 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies - Howard P. Isermann Auditorium
Description: Leadership involves moving people from "here" to "there," and requires a broad range of skills and perspectives that are seemingly contradictory. As leaders, we typically have strengths in some of these areas, but lack a focus in others. In this workshop, titled "Leadership and Change: They Go Hand in Hand," attendees will learn what is required to lead people through change, explore their skills through self-assessment, and hear how these challenges have played out in the varied roles of Dr. Kate Beatty, an engineer who became an organizational change expert.
Contact: Maura Sarat 518-276-2812


Lally to Hold Concurrent Co-Terminal Program, Eng+MBA, Sci+MBA Info Sessions

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Rensselaer Union Room 3511
Description: This information session will provide a great opportunity for interested undergraduate students to get information about the admission requirements, policies, and the application process of the Lally School of Management's Co-terminal Program, as well as the Eng+MBA and Sci+MBA programs, allowing students to earn their MBA or specialized Master's in their fifth year at RPI. Please register to attend.
Contact: Shari W. Quinn 518-276-6947


Lally Schedules Second Concurrent Co-Terminal Program, Eng+MBA, Sci+MBA Info Session

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Rensselaer Union Room 3511
Description: This information session will provide a great opportunity for interested undergraduate students to get information about the admission requirements, policies, and the application process of the Lally School of Management's Co-terminal Program, as well as the Eng+MBA and Sci+MBA programs, allowing students to earn their MBA or specialized Master's in their fifth year at RPI. Please register to attend.
Contact: Shari W. Quinn 518-276-6947