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The New Polytechnic: Collaboration and Leadership Across Disciplines and Sectors
to Address Urgent Global Challenges
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By Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D.
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Although the New Polytechnic is “new,” it has ancient roots.
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“I define the New Polytechnic as an entirely fresh collaborative endeavor merging across a multiplicity of disciplines, sectors, and global regions.”
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Also read the U.S News & World Report Op-ed
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Speeches by Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D.

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For additional information or transcripts, please contact Allison Newman.

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2015

Intellectual Agility, Multicultural Sophistication, and a Global View
Freshman Convocation
(8/30/15)

Excellence, Leadership, and Community
43nd Annual Employee Service Recognition & Retirement Dinner
(8/28/15)

Talents and Strengths
Reception for Parents of First-Year Students
(8/25/15)

Leadership, Training Leaders, and Reinvention
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP Employee Event
(6/4/15)

Seeking Terra Incognita
2015 Commencement Exercises
(5/30/15)

Your Turn to Make Your Mark
Zero Year Reunion Remarks
(5/28/15)

A Moment to Revel in a Sense of Accomplishment
Senior Banquet
(5/26/15)

Grace, Speed, Inventiveness, and Generosity
Annual Senior Athletes Banquet
(5/13/15)

A Symbol of Connection
Class of 2016 Junior Ring Ceremony
(5/6/15)

Aim High, and Become Your Own Best Qualities
Fisk University Commencement
(5/4/15)

Securing Our Nation, Strengthening Global Security, and Improving Lives
ROTC Presidential Joint Service Awards Ceremony
(5/2/15)

The New Polytechnic: Reshaping Rensselaer for the Future
RAA Board of Trustees Meeting
(5/1/15)

A Pathway to Changing the World
Accepted Student Celebration
(4/11/15)

Rensselaer and Icahn: A Window on the Future of Health Care in America
“Rensselaer and Icahn” Panel
(4/9/15)

Remembering Those Who Lighted the Way Forward
Annual Faculty and Staff Memorial Service
(4/8/15)

The New Polytechnic: Addressing Global Challenges, Transforming the World
The Honorable Pauline Newman ’47 Lecture
(4/2/15)

The Power of a Phalanx United to Change the World
Phalanx Honor Society Tapping Ceremony
(3/14/15)

The New Polytechnic: Bringing Together a Multiplicity of Perspectives
Spring Town Meeting
(3/12/15)

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