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  1. Latham engineer tracks devastation far from homeland of NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    Mohan Thapa, president of South Col Engineering, P.C. in Latham, New York, grew up in Nepal and graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1992 The name of Mohan Thapa 's small but growing engineering firm in Latham, New York, pays tribute to the last base camp -- South Col -- that climbers reach on their way up Mount Everest. These days, the world's tallest mountain is in the news not because of the legion of climbers who scale its treacherous peak, but because of the massive earthquake on April 25 that caused a deadly avalanche and devastated Thapa's homeland of Nepal.

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  2. Ex-NHL'ers Juneau and Peca testify in hockey fraud trialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... Tommy Constantine. Kenner was Juneau's teammate and friend during their college days at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Later, they were best man at the other's weddings, and Juneau entrusted millions to Kenner, his financial adviser. Juneau ...

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  3. May 6: #RPI humanitarian logistics expert Jose Holguin-Veras to...Read the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Newswise

    Extreme events pose serious logistical challenges to emergency and aid organizations active in preparation, response, and recovery operations, as the disturbances they bring about turn normal conditions into chaos. On Wednesday, May 6, JosA HolguA n-Veras, the William H. Hart Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and director of the Center for Infrastructure, Transportation, and the Environment at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, will host a webinar titled "Lessons of Large Disasters for Post-Disaster Response," beginning at 12:30 p.m. EST.

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  4. Window Manufacturer Says Good Daylighting Designs have the Greatest Sustainable Impact on SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | OnlinePRNews

    Intus Windows, a leading manufacturer of energy efficient windows says that a recent report touts the benefits of daylighting schools. Online PR News 05-May-2015 New York, NY 'The Lighting Research Center of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute recently prepared a report as part of the Daylight Dividends program offering practical advice and details for daylighting schools,' says Aurimas Sabulis, managing director of Intus Windows , a worldwide leader in the manufacture of energy-efficient triple pane windows .

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  5. Anderson et al. on Punishments for Repeat OffendersRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | CrimProf Blog

    ... of Economics , Government of the United States of America - Federal Trade Commission and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)) have posted Penalty Structures and Deterrence in a Two-Stage Model: Experimental Evidence on SSRN. Here is the abstract: ...

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  6. The Milky Way may be 60% larger than we thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Mashable

    ... now detected for the first time. Roughly 15 years ago, Heidi Newberg, an astronomer at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York, and her colleagues found a group of stars beyond the disk's outermost edge. The so-called Monoceros Ring is ...

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  7. Cava Construction Names Bassam Tarazi Director of Business StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... of Los Angeles class nuclear submarines. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, LEED AP and Carbon Reduction Management Certification and a Green MBA from the San Francisco Institute of Architecture. "I am ...

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  8. Coe-Brown announces top seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... the National Spanish Honor Society and the National Honor Society. He has been accepted to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology and Clarkson University and plans to pursue a future in engineering. Ashley LeBlanc , ...

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  9. Downtown Troy parkland considered for new hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... parcel, bordering Federal Street, has grass and trees. The property is down the hill from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, a private engineering school. The city didn't know the Federal Street parcel was state-designated parkland until about seven ...

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  10. Wiltshire secure Working Families Party support for Troy mayoral runRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    City Council President Rodney Wiltshire and his slate will receive the Working Families Party endorsement at 11 a.m. Monday at The Top of the Approach to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. This is the formal announcement of what had been expected in city political circles.

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  11. Size of the Milky Way Upgraded, Solving Galaxy PuzzleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | Space.com

    ... of Great Galactic Crashes ] Roughly 15 years ago, Heidi Newberg, an astronomer at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York, and her colleagues found a group of stars beyond the disk's outermost edge. The so-called Monoceros Ring is about ...

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  12. Dolphins sign Carmel kicker Andrew FranksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    Monterey >> Minutes after the NFL draft concluded, Andrew Franks got a text from his agent saying the Miami Dolphins have a contract for you. “Literally 30 seconds after I received the text, the special teams coordinator called me,'' said Franks, who set numerous kicking records at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York.

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  13. Scholarship Awards for Continuing Students - May 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... University, and even a $10,000 award for a student continuing in science or engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). Those pursuing their degree on RCC's campus through Purchase College-SUNY are encouraged to explore several new ...

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  14. Siborg Systems Enhances MicroTec Semiconductor Device SimulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... device physics at both undergraduate and graduate levels." says Professor Michael Shur, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY MicroTec is a simplified TCAD tool, however it was used by 30+ semiconductor companies including major semiconductor ...

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  15. Music Biz 2015 Speaker Profile: Jim Lidestri, Border City MediaRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... picture of music consumption. Lidestri holds a bachelor's degree in computer science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MBA in general management from NYU. He was named one of the Top 25 Leaders of the New Millennium by Computer Reseller ...

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  16. Leica Unveils New Monochrom RangefinderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | PC Magazine

    ... analyst for the PCMag consumer electronics reviews team, Jim Fisher is a graduate of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, where he concentrated on documentary video production. Jim's interest in photography really took off when he borrowed his ...

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  17. University of Kentucky Research Foundation sharing in grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... is receiving $450,000, one of nine awards. In the past, a project by Cornell University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute led to development of new nanotechnology that could keep bacteria from sticking to medical equipment and food processing ...

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  18. On this day -- April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    ... of Fort Royal off the coast of Martinique . 1864 A- Theta Xi fraternity is founded at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute , the only fraternity to be founded during the American Civil War . 1910 A- The Parliament of the United Kingdom passes the ...

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  19. How past disasters will aid relief efforts in earthquake-ravaged NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... and couldn't get out," recalled Professor Jose Holguin-Veras, a disaster relief expert at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Tory, New York. He has carried out post-disaster field work in Japan, Haiti and Chile. The Haiti quake had decapitated the ...

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  20. Waterloo Subjects Ranked Amongst World's Top 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... of Math placed fourth behind Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the prestigious 2014 Putnam Competition. The inaugural U.S. News & World Report Best Global Universities Ranking placed ...

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