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Do you have items left from your time on the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute campus? Former members of student groups are encouraged to submit documents to the institute Archives in Folsom Library to preserve their club history future generations to enjoy as part of Rensselaer history.

Learn more: http://union.rpi.edu/…/renss…/573-preserve-your-club-history
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Find out where the newest ‪#‎RPIAlumni‬ are going! You never know, they may be working with you!
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The countdown is on! Only 100 Days until #RPIRHC! Will you be joining us at Reunion & Homecoming Weekend, October 1-4?
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Over the weekend, we kicked off our annual summer-long chapter welcome events for incoming students with a garden party in Silicon Valley. Institute Trustee, Nancy Mueller graciously hosted ‪#‎RPI2019‬ and their families as Dr. Jackson, current students, and ‪#‎RPIAlumni‬ of Northern California welcomed them to the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute family.

Be sure to sign up for the Welcome Event closest to you: http://bit.ly/1HNDehx
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RAA President Roger Mike ’70 has a message for the @rpi Class of 2015! #RPI2015 #RPICommencement
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We are ready to welcome #RPI2015 as they continue the transition from student to alumni at Zero Year Reunion! #RPICommencement
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Stephen Harris, Class of 1959, is our next inductee for his pioneering work in the science of light.

Stephen Harris has been recognized for his pioneering and profoundly influential contributions to the science of light. His groundbreaking research in nonlinear optics set the tone for a career of many firsts. A professor emeritus at Stanford University, Harris is known for his work in the fields of lasers, quantum electronics, nonlinear optics, and atomic physics. Examples of his early contributions include the observation of parametric down conversion, the invention of the tunable acousto-optic filter, and the demonstration of laser induced collisions. His technique for making lasers that could operate without requiring a population inversion rewrote the textbooks on lasers, and led to the first observation of electromagnetically induced transparency and its use for nonlinear optics and slow light. With his successful demonstration in 1999 of significantly slowing the speed of light, a new field of optics was born. Among his many honors, he is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

To learn more about Stephen Harris, Class of 1959 and the other inductees be sure to check out the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Alumni Hall of Fame page: http://bit.ly/1ed9vr2
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute enjoys a rich history shaped by the vision and accomplishments of leaders and educators who built the university and alumni who took inspiration in its halls. Since Rensselaer's founding in 1824, these distinguished individuals have forged frontiers in industry, ...
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Want a blast from the past?! You can now read all back issues of the The Polytechnic.

Read more about it: http://archives.rpi.edu/blog/2015/06/23/poly-to-the-people/
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A new student send-off event has been added at the Minneapolis Club in Minnesota on June 25! Join Jeffrey M. Schanz, Ph.D., Assistant Vice President for Alumni Relations, fellow Rensselaer alumni, and current students as they welcome incoming students and their families!

Register now: http://bit.ly/1f6VImk
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Today we welcomed #RPI2015 to Zero Year Reunion as they continue their transition from students to alumni!
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#RPI2015, we have a message for you from Jeffrey M. Schanz, Ph.D., Assistant Vice President for Alumni Relations.
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Our next Rensselaer Hall of Fame Inductee John Schenck, Class of 1961, was a leader on the team that produced the first MRI prototype.

John Schenck was a key member of the research team at GE that developed the first clinically viable high-field MRI scanner in the early 1980s. An emergency room physician as well as a research scientist, Schenck became the first researcher at GE to work full time with magnetic resonance imaging. He served as a principal leader on the team that proposed using a magnet rated at 1.5 tesla, more than five times as high as had previously been used for whole-body human imaging. In 1982 his team produced the first MRI prototype and Schenck, himself, became the subject of the first magnetic resonance scan of the brain. The initial test was a success, and the 1.5 tesla magnet subsequently became the industry standard for MRI. Today MRI is a vital tool used for medical diagnosis in hospitals around the world. Schenck is an authority on MRI safety whose published works have served as a guide to the industry in how it is regulated and managed.

To learn more about John Schenck, Class of 1961 and the other inductees be sure to check out the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Alumni Hall of Fame page: http://bit.ly/1ed9vr2
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute enjoys a rich history shaped by the vision and accomplishments of leaders and educators who built the university and alumni who took inspiration in its halls. Since Rensselaer's founding in 1824, these distinguished individuals have forged frontiers in industry, ...
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The Rensselaer Alumni Association serves and represents alumni and the Institute, by engaging and empowering all alumni as active and effective partners in the Rensselaer community; and by promoting the lifelong, mutually beneficial pursuit of the aspirations shared by Rensselaer and its alumni.