Coming Up

Campus and Community Events Calendar

Academic

  • May 18-22
    Final Exams

    For more information, contact the Registrar at 276-6231.

  • May 18
    Registration Add/Drop reopens for Fall 2015

    For more information, contact the Registrar at 276-6231.

  • May 22
    All Resident Dining Halls close after dinner

    For more information, contact Residence Life at 276-6284.

  • May 22
    Deadline for completion of “NE” grade requirements for Fall 2014 courses

    For more information, contact the Registrar at 276-6231.

  • May 23
    Residence Halls and Apartments close at noon

    For all students not participating in Commencement. For more information, contact Residence Life at 276-6284.

  • May 25
    Memorial Day

    No classes; staff holiday. For more information, contact the Registrar at 276-6231.





Special Events

  • May 15
    Lunch & Learn

    “The Hudson-Mohawk Region: Silicon Valley of the Nineteenth Century,” presented by Michael Barrett, executive director of Hudson Mohawk Industrial Gateway. Folsom Library, Fischbach Room. 12 p.m. For more information, contact Adrienne Birchler at 276-8329 or go to http://www.lib.rpi.edu/documents/friends/barrett-may-2015.pdf.

  • May 19
    Retirement Reception for Lester Gerhardt

    After decades of service to the Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering department, the university, and our students, Professor Lester Gerhardt will retire effective this summer. The campus community is invited to attend a retirement reception in his honor. 2-4 p.m. Russell Sage Dining Hall. RSVPs are appreciated but not required to gina@ecse.rpi.edu.

  • May 21
    WorkForce Team Challenge Race

    A 3.5-mile footrace for runners and walkers. Registration is in advance through http://www.cdphpwtc.com/ and fees are covered by the Office of Human Resources. Teams must be registered prior to the event. For more information, contact the Rensselaer Union at 276-6505 or go to http://www.cdphpwtc.com/.

  • May 29
    ROTC Commissioning Ceremonies

    For more information, contact the Registrar at 276-6231.

  • May 29
    President’s Commencement Colloquy: “Resilient Leadership for a Resilient World.”

    Led by President Jackson, the Commencement honorary degree recipients will participate in a discussion titled “Resilient Leadership for a Resilient World.” Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center Concert Hall. 3:30 p.m. Reception to follow. For more information and to RSVP, go to http://www.rpi.edu/about/colloquy/. For more information, contact University Events at 276-2144.

  • May 30
    Commencement 2015

    Rensselaer’s 209th Commencement Ceremony will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the East Campus Stadium. For more information, go to www.commencement.rpi.edu.

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  • May 30
    President’s Picnic for the Graduates

    The picnic, hosted by President Shirley Ann Jackson and co-hosted by the academic deans, will take place immediately following the Commencement ceremony at the Science Quad and Hassan Quad on the main campus.

     







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