The Rensselaer Alumni Chapter of Hudson Mohawk HUDSON MOHAWK CHAPTER EVENTS Hudson Mohawk – Rensselaer REVEAL Accelerator Tour November 10, 2016 at 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM Join local alumni for a visit to Rensselaer’s REVEAL Accelerator for early-stage startups. Rensselaer’s Emerging Ventures Ecosystem (EVE) offers a number of programs and resources for entrepreneurs. REVEAL is one of the most exciting of these programs. Touring the newly-redesigned REVEAL space in the J Building is a great way to learn about new companies and to network with fellow alumni. This promises to be a great event for professionals, investors, entrepreneurs, and everyone with an interest in entrepreneurship. Register by November 8, 2016. Hudson Mohawk – Annual Fall Beer Tasting November 10, 2016 at 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Join local alumni for a tasting of world-class beers with connoisseur Bill Woodring. Chapter dues-paying alumni members are $10, all others $40. Membership has its benefits! Space is limited so register by November 7. Rensselaer Scholarship Gala November 17, 2016 at 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM This inaugural black tie dinner gathers members of the Rensselaer community to celebrate our commitment to student scholarship. Join us for this elegant evening as we honor three of our most distinguished leaders and encourage visionary philanthropy. We will gather in celebration of our rich academic history and our commitment to “Bridging the Gap” for future generations. Inaugural presentations of the Presidential Lifetime Achievement Award will be made to the following honorees, in recognition of extraordinary service, philanthropy, and long-standing partnerships with Rensselaer: Howard N. Blitman ’50; Curtis R. Priem ’82; and Ginni Rometty, IBM Chairman, President, and CEO. Maintaining Rensselaer’s world-class academic experience requires world-class scholarship support. Please join us in this transformational endeavor. Read more and register. Click here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally. CAMPUS EVENTSClick here to view the complete Rensselaer Campus Calendar. ATHLETIC EVENTS Come out and support our student-athletes as they compete in the Hudson Mohawk area. For more details, visit the athletics website at www.rpiathletics.com. Women’s Soccer vs. Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY October 27, 2016 at 7:00 PM Men’s Hockey vs. Union College in Schenectady, NY October 29, 2016 at 7:00 PM NATIONAL EVENTS Alumni Reception at the AIPLA Conference – Washington, D.C. October 27, 2016 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Join us for a networking reception with alumni from across the country in the patent law, intellectual property, and licensing fields. Our special guests for the evening will be Vikrum Aiyer, Chief of Staff for the USPTO in the Department of Commerce, and Craig Cook, Secretary of the Institute and General Counsel at Rensselaer. Register online by October 23. Alumnae Reception at SWE16 – Philadelphia October 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Join Rensselaer alumnae for a networking reception at the SWE16 Conference in Philadelphia. Please join us as we welcome special guest, Paula Loring Simon ’68, Rensselaer Board of Trustees member and the 16th President (1978-79) of the Society of Women Engineers. There is no cost for alumnae to attend, but pre-registration is required online by October 23. Click here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally.