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Archive 2003 Fall

H&SS Fall Semester Welcome Reception
Heffner Alumni House, Great Room

Please join us for the H&SS Fall Semester Welcome Reception to meet students, faculty, and staff.Event Details
Paul Pfeiffer/Tracey Rose
September 3, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Craig Colloruso and Jason Martin
September 4, 2003 5:00 PM - 5:00 AM
The Rensselaer Jay R. Gould Student Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) will be holding an informational meeting on Tuesday, September 9th.

Agenda:
- Nominate and elect officers
- Form newsletter and workshop committees
- Solicit ideas from the membership for chapter-sponsored activities
- Vote on activities for the semester

Come early, bring your checkbook or $50 cash, and join STC! * Free pizza. *Event Details
Rensselaer Medal Day
Various Campus Locations

For more than 85 years, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, in conjunction with high schools around the world, has awarded the Rensselaer Medal. This is awarded to promising secondary school juniors who have distinguished themselves in mathematics and science.

Rensselaer Medal Day is a special day for our Rensselaer Medal winners. Medal recipients and families are invited to join us on Saturday, September 13, to learn more about the Department of Language, Literature, and Communication, as well as other aspects of academic and campus life at Rensselaer.Event Details
The beginning of the Fall semester is here. The School of Humanities and Social Sciences is planning its Second Annual "Graduate Student Welcome Cruise" on the Captain JP Cruise Line for all of its returning and new graduate students. The cruise will include a dinner buffet, cash bar, and music.

You and a guest are invited to attend this fun-filled evening. You will have an opportunity to make new friends and catch up with old ones.

You must RSVP to Elizabeth Large (518 276-2576) by Monday, September 8, if you would like to attend. Please sign up early since seating will be limited. When signing up, please be sure to include your Fall campus address, telephone number, and e-mail address.Event Details
Arts Dept. Meeting
September 17, 2003 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Michael Snow Screening and Lecture
September 17, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
NCAA President Myles Brand will deliver the first Humanities@Rensselaer lecture for the Fall semester on Friday, September 19. He will speak on "The Ethical and Academic Challenges of College Sports." For further information, please see the attached press release.Event Details
The School of Humanities and Social Sciences is planning its Fifth Annual "Undergraduate Student Welcome Cruise" on the Captain JP Cruise Line for all of its new and returning undergraduates. A dinner buffet will be served and music will be provided.

Students should RSVP to Elizabeth Large (518 276-2576), H&SS Director of Student Services, by Tuesday, September 16. When signing up, please be sure to include your Fall campus address, telephone number, and e-mail address.

Boarding starts at 5:00 pm.Event Details
WEB Tutorial & Workshop
September 24, 2003 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Arts Dept. Meeting
October 1, 2003 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Stephen Vitiello Concert
October 1, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Worlds of Sound
October 8, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Standby Party
October 11, 2003 8:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Arts Dept. Meeting
October 15, 2003 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
GASHOUSE EXTRAVAGANZA
October 17, 2003 8:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Michael Schumacher Concert and Installation
October 22, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Seong Ah Shin
October 27, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Arts Dept. Meeting
October 29, 2003 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Arts Dept. Meeting
November 5, 2003 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Craig Baldwin
November 5, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Weather Underground with Sam Green
November 12, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Learn how to:

- Create buttons, banners and spot graphics for your website
- Understand graphic file formats and optimization
- Use Photoshop as a prototyping tool

Stick around for pizza after the workshop, if attending the Web Interaction Workshop at 12:30.

Please register by Friday, November 14 by emailing your name to stc@rpi.edu

Workshop co-sponsored by the Jay R. Gould Society for Technical Communication Student Chapter, and the Writing Center at RPI.Event Details
Learn how to:

- Use basic CGI concepts
- Send and parse information through your web pages
- Work with existing scripts from online code libraries

Please register by Friday, November 14 by emailing your name to stc@rpi.edu

Come early for pizza, if attending the Photoshop Workshop at 10:00.

Workshop co-sponsored by the Jay R. Gould Society for Technical Communication Student Chapter, and the Writing Center at RPI.Event Details
Arts Dept. Meeting
November 19, 2003 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Granular Synthesis/Kurt Hentschlager – Lux
November 19, 2003 8:00 PM - 10:00 AM
Hiding Places
December 2, 2003 7:00 PM - 9:00 AM
Arts Dept. Meeting
December 3, 2003 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Margin Release
December 7, 2003 4:00 PM - 8:00 AM
MFA Final Critiques
December 8, 2003 10:00 AM - 6:00 AM
MFA Final Critiques
December 9, 2003 10:00 AM - 6:00 AM