Department News

Daniele Cherniak, a senior research scientist in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been honored with the highest national award bestowed by the National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals. more
Professor Wes Turner was nominated by the Class of 2020 to be part of the Last Lecture Series .  He gives an overview of how tech has changed in the last 30 years and proved encouraging words for RPI graduates.  To view his lecture, please see the following more
The Computer Science Department wishes a heartfelt congratulations to the 2020 Computer Science graduates!  Since we cannot celebrate with you in person this year, we compiled our well-wishes in the folloqing video: Enjoy, & good luck as you change the world! more
If you would like to view our Computer Science virtual graduation celebration that was held on Friday, May 22, 2020, please see the link below.  We wish all of our Computer Science 2020 graduates the best of luck! more
As part of the inaugural class participating in The Arch at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Alex Christoforides ’21, a computer science major, completed his fall semester away internship opportunity at MathWorks in the Natick, Massachusetts, Lakeside Campus. more
Deborah McGuinness, the Tetherless World Senior Constellation Chair at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, will provide insights into Artificial Intelligence alongside other leading experts during an upcoming public panel discussion titled “A.I. The Future of Climate, Clean Energy and Cybersecurity in the Capital Region.” more
The Department of Computer Science is pleased to have welcomed Alex Gittens as a new Assistant Professor in the Department.  Professor Gittens earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering as well as in Mathematics at the University of Houston and his more


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