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Rensselaer biomedical imaging expert Ge Wang detailed the history and mechanics of the X-ray and computed tomography (CT) scanners in a recent TED-Ed video titled “How X-rays see through your skin.” 
Fixed-term Lecturer and Professor of Practice Opportunities The School of Engineering is pleased to invite applications for Lecturer and Professor of Practice openings in several areas including Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, and Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering.
As members of the Rensselaer Class of 2015 crossed the stage on May 30, many will continue their studies or pursue jobs in offices and locations within the Capital Region, across the nation, and also overseas.   
Rensselaer engineering student Meghan Olson will receive a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering during the Institute’s 209th Commencement Ceremony. Before leaving, Olson shares a letter about how Rensselaer has changed her life.
A team including researchers at Rensselaer have discovered an innovative approach to the optofludic fabrication process, which can be regarded as a rapid 3-D prototyping method. 
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute President Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D. today named former Vice President for Student Affairs at Northeastern Illinois University, Frank E. Ross III, Ph.D., Vice President for Student Life.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute President Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D. today named Vice President for Enrollment Management at Fairleigh Dickinson University, Jonathan D. Wexler, Vice President for Enrollment Management, effective July 15, 2015.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) professor Nikhil Koratkar has been honored by the American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME) and Pi Tau Sigma for his pioneering work on nanomaterials.
The Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program has named Rensselaer on its recent classification of colleges based on “value-added” measures. 
Rensselaer will host a webinar on May 6 titled “Lessons of Large Disasters for Post-Disaster Response,” beginning at 12:30 p.m. EST.