January 2021

Class Council

Class of 2023 and Class of 2024 Councils share details, logistics on return to campus

By Harshil Patel, Ria Massoni, Kailey Swanson, Ketu Patel, Sid Shah, Rylie Maready, Jacqueline Koziol, and Faizah Rabbye January 19, 2021

In preparation for the upcoming Spring semester, the Class of 2023 and Class of 2024 Class Councils share academic resources, what to expect during move-in, and an overview of residential life and remote learning in the Spring.


Students share their concerns about returning to campus

By Maya Johnson January 18, 2021

Students returning to campus for the Spring semester face increased risk of COVID-19 by rejoining the Rensselaer community. Five students share their views on remote learning, the return to campus, and the COVID-19 vaccine, among other topics, with The Polytechnic.


Class of 2023 and Class of 2024 Councils announce joint town hall

By Ria Massoni, Harshil Patel, Kamilia Nicolas, Kailey Swanson January 8, 2021

Class of 2023 President Harshil Patel, Class of 2023 Vice President Kailey Swanson, Class of 2024 President Kamilia Nicolas, and Class of 2024 Vice President Ria Massoni provide details on the upcoming student-led town halls on January 17 and January 18.


Academic Calendar updates: Less than two weeks break before Summer semester

By Sarah Shiang January 5, 2021

After an announcement moving the start of the semester to January 25, the new Academic Calendar has updated Spring finals dates, with no change to the start of the Summer semester or Commencement.