August 8, 2014
Volume 8, Number 11


Gillbrand visit

Senator Gillibrand Tours MILL and CATS, Announces TRANSFER Act

Joined by Rensselaer President Shirley Ann Jackson and other campus leaders, U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand toured the Rensselaer Manufacturing Innovation Learning Laboratory (MILL) and parts of the Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS) on July 21 to see an example of the data-driven ... Read More


Shekhar Garde

Shekhar Garde Named Dean of Engineering

Garde is the Elaine S. and Jack S. Parker Chaired Professor in Engineering

Shekhar Garde has been named dean of the School of Engineering. Garde, the Elaine S. and Jack S. Parker Chaired Professor in Engineering, has served since ... Read More




FedEx truck

Jose Holguín-Veras Elected Fellow of ASCE

Global leader in areas of freight demand modeling, transportation economics, and humanitarian logistics

Jose Holguín-Veras, the William Howard Hart Professor, was recently named a fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). A professor in the ... Read More

More News

Dean of Science Search Underway

Committee members named

President Shirley Ann Jackson has initiated a national search for the position of Dean of the School of Science. The dean is responsible for leading the School of Science into national and ... Read More

Accolades and Honors

Recent publications and awards for faculty, staff, and students

FEATURED ARTICLE “It’s Personal: The Importance of a Credible Messenger” is featured in the Spring 2014 issue of Public Purpose, the magazine of the American Association of State Colleges and ... Read More

3-D Printed Tissues Advance Stem Cell Research

Guohao Dai Receives NSF CAREER Award to support research

Tissue engineering and vascular biology expert Guohao Dai, assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, recently won a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) ... Read More