Monthly Archives: February 2009

Mystery Image #14

I feel a little embarrassed when I post an image of a professor that I can’t identify — especially when the prof is still active on campus. The photos in my mystery file tend to be 15-25 years old and … Continue reading

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Winter Carnival

Mid-winter fesitivities with various names have come and gone over the years at Rensselaer. In 1949, the Junior class planned a Snowflake Saturnalia dance in lieu of the Junior Prom. The Rensselaer Outing Club (ROC) organized outdoor activities during the … Continue reading

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Mystery Image #13

Here we have another professor at the blackboard pose to ponder.  Please identify this prof and leave a comment.  If you happen to recognize the formula(s), feel free to share that information as well.

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Big Red Freakout #1

The 32nd Annual Big Red Freakout is being held this weekend.  Thirty-two consecutive years of the same tradition with the same purpose is relatively rare at the ‘Tute, so I had to find out how the event got started and … Continue reading

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