Rensselaer Forward as One Community
Martin A. Schmidt '81, Ph.D.
19th President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
On a beautiful fall day, thousands of students, faculty, and staff attended a festive campus block party celebrating the inauguration of President Marty Schmidt ’81. Performances by student musical groups, 14 food trucks, photo booths, giveaways, and a visit from Puckman were highlights of the day.