In the last few weeks of the Spring Semester, The Polytechnic met with professors across three schools to learn what the transition looked like department to department. What we found, broadly speaking, was that the Computer Science and ITWS departments seemed to have transitioned most easily, while studio and lab-type courses faced the brunt of the switch to online classes.
Professor Jim Hendler has been honored with an inaugural Strata Data Innovation Award, given to individuals who have made significant innovations in the data field. ...read more
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is looking to its brilliant students, world-class faculty, and peerless staff to help name its new supercomputing system. ...read more
Professor Jim Hendler has been named the new head of the Department of Computer Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. ...read more
Rensselaer Research Leader Francine Berman Will Transition to New Effort To Aid Global Efforts on Data-Driven Innovation
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Vice President for Research Francine Berman will transition from her current position to expand her efforts within the research data community. ...read more
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