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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Students Named to Fall 2013 Dean’s List

TROY, NY – About 3,250 students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute were named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2013 semester.

The Dean’s List recognizes full-time students who maintain grade-point averages of a minimum of 3.0 out of a possible 4.0 and have no grades below C.

Dean’s List recipients include:

Daniel Fancher, of Lacona, NY, who studies Sustainability Studies

Joshua Nodine, of Oswego, NY, who studies Civil Engineering

John Phillips, of Oswego, NY, who studies Biomedical Engineering

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, founded in 1824, is the nation’s oldest technological research university.

The university offers bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in engineering, the sciences, information technology, architecture, management, and the humanities and social sciences. Institute programs serve undergraduates, graduate students, and working professionals around the world.

Rensselaer faculty are known for pre-eminence in research conducted in a wide range of fields, with particular emphasis in biotechnology, nanotechnology, computational science and engineering, and the media arts and technology.

The Institute is well known for its success in the transfer of technology from the laboratory to the marketplace so that new discoveries and inventions benefit human life, protect the environment, and strengthen economic development.