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Reception for the Class of 2014. Houston, Texas. The Houston alumni chapter sponsors a reception to welcome incoming Rensselaer students from the Houston area to the Rensselaer family. Alumni are invited to mix and mingle, and to help answer questions from incoming students. For more information, contact Susan Haight at firstname.lastname@example.org or (518) 276-6042.
Welcome Barbecue for Incoming Class of 2014 Students. The Commons, Troy campus. 4 p.m. Local alumni volunteers are needed to help welcome new students to Rensselaer at this annual picnic. For more information, contact Geoff Seber at email@example.com or (518) 276-2324. “Traditions” Program. Troy campus. Alumni are invited to volunteer for a daylong program welcoming the Class of 2014 to Rensselaer. “Traditions” introduces incoming students to Rensselaer legends, history, and traditions. For information, contact Geoff Seber at firstname.lastname@example.org or (518) 276-2324. RAA Worldwide Travel Program: Oberammergau’s Passion Play. A once-in-a-lifetime travel opportunity. The famous Passion Play is performed in Oberammergau, in Bavaria, Germany, only once every 10 years. It is a monumental effort, with more than 2,000 local citizens participating, on the world’s largest open-air stage. In addition to the play, travelers will visit the white-towered Neuschwanstein Castle, cruise on Lake Constance, spend time in the Bavarian capital of Munich, and more. Contact Michael Wellner ’64 at email@example.com or (212) 486-3064.
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Budapest. Contact Michael Wellner ’64 at firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 486-3064.
New Jersey Chapter Picnic for Rensselaer’s Class of 2014. Join New Jersey area alumni to welcome incoming students to the Rensselaer family. Turtle Back Rock Park, Newark. For more information, contact Suzanne Turcotte at email@example.com or (518) 276-4132.
RAA Worldwide Travel Program: Best of the Aegean & Greek Isles Luxury Cruise. Spend 12 nights aboard Oceania Cruise’s 684-passenger ship Nautica, as it sails from Istanbul, to Kusadasi, Turkey, and on to the island of Delos, before disembarking in Piraeus, the port of Athens. Contact Michael Wellner ’64 at captmike46@ alum.rpi.edu or (212) 486-3064.
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Live Media + Performance Lab. The Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center announces its first summer lab for interactive media in performance. The workshop offers intensive training and possibilities for experimentation with mixed reality and real-time architectures, programmable environments, interactive design, and the integration of time-based media into live performance and installation. For more information, contact EMPAC at (518) 276-3921 or go to www.empac.rpi.edu.
Reunion & Homecoming. Troy campus. Classes ending in 0 or 5, Greeks, and other special interest groups will be returning to campus to celebrate, and to mingle with current students and faculty. The event will include a celebration of the 175th anniversary of civil engineering at Rensselaer, and a minority alumni reunion. Mark your calendar now and plan to join us! Contact Kathy Kinsey at firstname.lastname@example.org or (518) 276-2832 if you would like to help plan your class Reunion.
Summer Send-Off Reception for the Incoming Class of 2014. Hartford, Conn. Help area alumni welcome incoming Rensselaer students at a dessert reception. For more information, contact Susan Haight at email@example.com or (518) 276-6042.
RAA Worldwide Travel Program: A Cruise on the Blue Danube. Trip will include the cities of Prague, Budapest, Vienna, and Bratislava. This adventure will feature three nights in Prague, three nights aboard the Amadeus Royal cruise ship from Passau to Vienna, and three nights in
Graduate Alumni Reception. Troy campus. As part of the Reunion & Homecoming program, alumni graduate degree holders will hold a reception to network with each other and with faculty. For more information on graduate alumni programs, contact Susan Haight at firstname.lastname@example.org. Legacy Reception. Heffner Alumni House. Join other Legacy families for a special afternoon on the Troy campus. Contact Michael O’Neill at email@example.com or (518) 276-8719.
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Creating a Lasting Impression
Preserving Our Past
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