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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

April 20, 2017

Volume 11, No. 7

Welcome to Inside Rensselaer, for the community of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

This publication communicates the many and varied things happening with Rensselaer people and programs, from research highlights to professional milestones, from faculty accomplishments to events and everyday news you can use.

Inside Rensselaer

Chief Justice of the United States Visits Rensselaer

Just one day after he confirmed Neil Gorsuch as the Supreme Court’s newest jurist, Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts Jr. visited the Rensselaer campus and held a lively discussion with President Shirley Ann Jackson in front ... Read More

A Moldable Scaffold for Bone

A Moldable Scaffold for BoneA team including researchers at Rensselaer is developing a new material that can be used to replace skull bone lost to injury, surgery, or birth defect. The bioactive foam is malleable when exposed to warm ... Read More

Rensselaer Names New Men’s Hockey Head Coach

Rensselaer Names New Men’s Hockey Head Coach  In a press conference at the East Campus Athletic Village April 6, former Canisius College men’s hockey head coach Dave Smith was named head coach of the Division 1 Engineers men’s ice hockey program. ... Read More

Graduate Student Wins Fulbright Award

Graduate Student Wins Fulbright AwardEmily Kosmaczewski, a graduate student in astronomy, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program grant for the 2017-2018 academic year from the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board. ... Read More

Rensselaer Inducts New Members Into Phalanx Honor Society

Rensselaer Inducts New Members Into Phalanx Honor SocietyOn April 8, Rensselaer hosted the induction ceremony for the Phalanx Honor Society for 2017. Phalanx honors student leadership, service, and devotion to the university, and celebrates those who have “worked to better the standing ... Read More

Rensselaer Professor Examines Mastering Market Intelligence in Emerging Economies

Rensselaer Professor Examines Mastering Market Intelligence in Emerging EconomiesIn using market intelligence in business, one size does not fit all. This is particularly relevant when considering sourcing and utilization of market intelligence by multinational corporations in fast-changing and competitive economies such as those ... Read More

Intersecting Orbits

Intersecting OrbitsGameFest, an annual tradition at Rensselaer, celebrates the creativity and innovation in digital games, with a student showcase and competition, music performances, and presentations from veteran game designers, critics, scholars, and indie developers. The event ... Read More