September 12, 2014
Volume 8, Number 13



Robert Carney Named Pillar of Rensselaer

Award is highest honor given to a staff member

Robert Carney, project manager and designer in Campus Planning and Facilities Design, says that he was surprised and truly honored to be recognized as a Pillar of Rensselaer. A Rensselaer employee for more than 25 years, Carney is the recipient of the 2014 Pillar of Rensselaer Award, the highest ... Read More


Navigating Rensselaer and Beyond

Navigating Rensselaer and Beyond 2014

Week of activities introduces students to campus, each other, and the area

Last month, Rensselaer officially welcomed members of the Class of 2018, and introduced them to the local community through a weeklong series of events ... Read More




Rensselaer Anniversaries

Bridge to the Bicentennial 1824-2024

As Rensselaer approaches its 200th year, the Institute is highlighting important milestones of how the world has been transformed by the achievements of ... Read More


Student Life


Celebrating Service

Employee Service Recognition and Retirement Dinner

Human Resources recently hosted the 42nd annual Employee Service Recognition and Retirement Dinner at the Hilton Garden Inn. Employees who have completed ... Read More


Constitution Day

U.S. Constitution Day

Ten things you might not know about the U.S. Constitution

Former President George W. Bush signed into law on December 8, 2004, Public Law 108-447, which establishes September 17 as Constitution Day, and requests ... Read More

More News

Public Forum on Clean Energy Manufacturing

Event part of continuing conversation on the area’s ongoing efforts in the advanced manufacturing sector

On Tuesday, Sept. 2, Rensselaer hosted a public forum featuring U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) Assistant Secretary David Danielson, U.S. Congressman Paul Tonko, and Rensselaer Vice President for ... Read More

Mark Gilbride To Lead Men’s Basketball

Former Clarkson head coach joins Rensselaer

Director of Athletics Jim Knowlton has announced the appointment of Mark Gilbride to the position of head men’s basketball coach. Gilbride joins the Rensselaer staff from Clarkson University, where he ... Read More