May 15, 2015
Volume 9, Number 9



Holguín-Veras Discusses Implications for the Response to Nepal Earthquake

Presentation discussed important lessons that ought to be learned from other large disasters

Extreme events pose serious logistical challenges to emergency and aid organizations active in preparation, response, and recovery operations, as the disturbances they bring about turn normal conditions into chaos. On May 6, José Holguín-Veras, the William H. Hart Professor of Civil and ... Read More



Student Life





Baseball Team Captures Liberty League Title

Engineers compete in NCAA Tournament for 18th time

The Rensselaer baseball team recorded 27 hits in two games to win the 2015 Liberty League Championship over Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) May 10 ... Read More

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Rensselaer Wins NAEP Award of Excellence in Procurement

Paul Martin also honored with the David H. Lord Cooperative Purchasing Award

SciQuest, a leading provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, has announced that Rensselaer has been honored by the National Association of Educational Procurement ... Read More

Nikhil Koratkar Receives Gustus L. Larson Memorial Award

Honored for pioneering work in synthesis, characterization, and applications of one-dimensional and two-dimensional nanomaterials

Nikhil Koratkar, the John A. Clark and Edward T. Crossan Professor of Engineering, has been honored by the American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) and Pi Tau Sigma for his pioneering work in ... Read More