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Moody's: Outlook dims for Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Moody's has downgrade its outlook on debt at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, a private research and engineering school in Troy, NY.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Why did the chicken cross the road? To grow a business
Antonio Civitella, CEO of Transfinder, a Schenectady, NY company that develops software to improve bus route efficiency for school districts.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
DesignIntelligence names UO's Godfrey, Bronet among 'most-admired' educators
The architectural journal DesignIntelligence has named University of Oregon landscape architecture instructor Anne Godfrey as a new member of its 30 Most Admired Educators of the year, and Frances Bronet - dean of the UO's School of Architecture and Allied Arts - as a repeat recipient of the honor.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Partners with Icahn School of...
See the full announcement at: http://bit.ly/189ZQNF MSIT is supported by . "This research and technology hub will enable innovation and discovery in biomedical technologies, health-care analytics, and education , and will drive economic development and improved health care.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Sawitzke Had Significant Impact on Simsbury During 33 Years as Town Engineer
During 33 years as Simsbury Town Engineer, Rich Sawitzke had a hand in countless projects including The Hartford Campus, converting an old school into town offices, school renovations, open space purchases and much more.
Data on Peptides and Proteins Reported by Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Here, we test rationally designed 2-pyridone compounds for their ability to alter amyloid formation of the major curli subunit CsgA."
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Albany Times Union
Five minutes on how to be a
It's a 12-hour event, delivered in 82 easily digested five-minute chunks, that's intended to let entrepreneurs learn from the experiences and mistakes of some of the Capital Region's most seasoned executives.
MBL scientist Anne Giblin named 2013 AAAS Fellow
Anne E. Giblin, a senior scientist at the Marine Biological Laboratory has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science , the world's largest general scientific society, and publisher of the journal, Science .
Rensselaer researchers to map step-by-step mechanism of photosynthesis
With support from the Photosynthetic Systems Division at the U.S. Department of Energy , researchers in the School of Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are expanding a successful research program to uncover the minute workings of the photosynthetic protein, Photosystem II.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Say hello to the entrepreneur-scientist behind Yahoo's newest artificial intelligence acquisition
The UpTake: This former high-schooler of the year just earned the chance to teach Yahoo a thing or two about the future of artificial intelligence.
Chemical Engineers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Collaborate To ...
Troy, N.Y. - Two chemical engineering professors at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are contributing to a collaboration among academia, industry, and the federal government to develop a method for rapidly manufacturing biologic drugs.
Ex-university official in NY faces theft sentence
A former Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute employee faces up to nine years in prison for stealing more than $350,000 from the university.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Institute of Optics Director Named AAAS Fellow
University of Rochester Institute of Optics director Xi-Cheng Zhang has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his contributions to the generation and detection of broadband terahertz waves.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
A-Infos Radio Project
Latin Waves : Interviews author/professor Michael Mascarenhas, Segment 1
The interview examines how neoliberal reforms are woven through and shape contemporary racial inequality in Canadian society.
Studies from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Have Provided New Information about Bone Research
'Smart implants' instrumented with sensors have been used as research tools for decades, but only recently have implantable sensors become small enough and robust enough to be used in daily clinical practice.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
What's new in the mid-Hudson Valley business scene for Nov. 26
John Stanforth, Wappingers Falls, joins the firm as an estimator. He brings 12 years of construction management experience in the private sector and also in the military for academic, commercial and residential projects.
Rensselaer Professor Deborah L. McGuinness Named Fellow of the AAAS
Troy, N.Y. - Web scientist and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Tetherless World Research Constellation Professor Deborah L. McGuinness has been selected as a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science .
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Huffington Post
Brandeis University Community Outraged At Ex-President's Large Pay
FEBRUARY 4: Jehuda Reinharz, president of Brandeis University, announced that he will take a 10 percent paycut, during an interview with Boston Globe reporter Tracy Jan, in Reinharz's office on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Students Speak On Economy, College & Careers
At the height of the recession, the Class of 2011 was taking PSATs and perusing college brochures.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The College Life Series From Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute:...
The college semester is at the halfway point for many students enrolled at colleges and universities across the country.