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.
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
Engineers and scientists are working to develop powerful new decision-making and data visualization tools for emergency management. ...read more
Two years ago, Class of 2003 graduate Lt. Miroslav “Steven” Zilberman, who was serving as a Naval pilot aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, made a decision that saved the lives of three of his crewmates. ...read more