News & Events

Please join Dean Shekhar Garde so he can meet/get to know individual students hear how you are doing, how WE are doing, and anything else that is on your minds!
On February 28, 2017, Dean Shekar Garde held a conversation followed by Q&A with Douglas Mercer ’77, ADI Fellow, Developer of the Analog Devices AD558 (“Product of the Decade” award winner), AD 1671, and the TxDAC family of high speed digital to analog converters for the telecommunications industry.
Troy, N.Y. — For more than a quarter of a century, the Albany Business Review has been recognizing and celebrating the achievements of the Capital Region business community. The first Achievement Awards event was held in the 1980s.
Troy, N.Y. — Joe Chow, power grid control expert and professor of electrical, computer, and systems engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). Chow was elected for his technical contributions to modeling, analysis, and control of large-scale power grids.
Troy, N.Y. — Last September, the Smithsonian Institution opened its newest museum, the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture (NMAAHC). The celebration will now reach beyond Washington, D.C., to the City of Troy, New York as Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute campus presents: A Place for All People: Introducing the National Museum of African American History and Culture. On Saturday, Feb.