The Rensselaer Alumni Chapter of Hudson Mohawk HUDSON MOHAWK CHAPTER EVENTS Hudson Mohawk – Happy Hour & Networking at The Ruck April 10, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Join the Hudson Mohawk Chapter for a happy hour and networking event while enjoying a wing burger, fries, and a complementary drink. The cost to attend is $5 for dues-paid chapter members and $15 for all others. Please register online by April 9, 2015. Hudson Mohawk – “An Evening with Jeffrey Tambor” Alumni Reception & Tickets April 16, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Join us for a reception with local alumni and friends, including refreshments, before a presentation in the EMPAC Concert Hall with reserved seating, “Performing your Life: An Evening with Jeffrey Tambor,” an award-winning actor known for his performances in such works as Arrested Development, The Hangover, and Transparent. Hudson Mohawk Retirees – GE Energy "Renewable Energy" Presentation & Tour April 7, 2015 at 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM Please join the Hudson Mohawk Retirees for a presentation and building tour at GE Energy in Schenectady. Daniel Jordy a wind electrical systems engineer at GE Power and Water will provide an overview of the wind industry. A building tour and dutch treat lunch at Pinhead Susan’s will follow. President Shirley Ann Jackson to speak at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie April 2, 2015 at 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM Join us as Rensselaer President Shirley Ann Jackson discusses “The New Polytechnic: Addressing Global Challenges, Transforming the World.” Rensselaer Faculty and Staff Memorial Service, Troy Campus April 8, 2015 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM The Pillars of Rensselaer invite the members of the Rensselaer Community, including alumni and friends, to attend the 2015 Faculty and Staff Memorial Service, in remembrance of the individuals we lost this past year. RCNJ – Learn About the New Tappan Zee Bridge May 5, 2015 at 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM Join us to learn about the new Tappan Zee Bridge being built on the Hudson. The main presenter will be Brian Conybeare, Special Advisor to the Governor for the New NY Bridge Project. Engineering experts will be available to answer detailed questions. Attendance is limited so please sign up today! Click here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally. CAMPUS EVENTSClick here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally. 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. Baseball vs. Vassar College (DH) in Poughkeepsie, NY April 3, 2015 at 1:00 PM Women’s Tennis vs. Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY April 3, 2015 at 2:30 PM Men’s and Women’s Track & Field vs. Williams College in Williamstown, MA April 11, 2015 Men’s Tennis vs. Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY April 18, 2015 Softball vs. Utica College (DH) in Utica, NY April 22, 2015 at 3:30 PM Women’s Lacrosse vs. Union College in Schenectady, NY April 24, 2015 at 4:00 PM Softball vs. Union College (DH) in Schenectady, NY April 25, 2015 at 1:00 PM Baseball vs. Williams College in Williamstown, MA April 28, 2015 at 4:00 PM Men’s & Women’s Track & Field vs. University of Albany in Albany, NY May 9, 2015 Click here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally. NATIONAL EVENTS Tapping into RAN – Pure Networking Phone Conference April 7, 2015 at 8:30 PM Join us as RAN founder David Gertler ’83, ’84G conducts a master networking phone conference. Our topic-focused events have been blowouts (thanks for the response!), but due to the nature of those events, the networking portion has been limited to 20-30 alumni. This event will be 100% dedicated to professional networking. Biotechnology: Feeding & Healing the World – RAN Webinar April 13, 2015 at 8:30 PM Join Martha Harber '00 for a discussion about two of biotechnology's major goals - feeding and healing the world. In addition to the technical presentation and discussion, our tech talk meetings feature an alumni networking segment where participants introduce themselves and begin to connect with other alumni. Register now and join us online or by phone. Reception at American Institute of Architects 2015 Convention – Atlanta May 15, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Join Rensselaer’s Dean of Architecture, Evan Douglis, the Office of Alumni Relations, and Rensselaer alumni in architecture-related fields as we honor Steven Ehrlich ’68, whose firm Ehrlich Architects has been awarded the 2015 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Architecture Firm Award, at an alumni reception in conjunction with the 2015 AIA Convention. Please register online by May 10. Click here to view a listing of Rensselaer alumni events across the country and internationally.