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Spotlight: Freshman Representatives

(Left to right: Samara Gallagher (Mechanical Engineering ’20), Mackenzie Laird (Industrial & Management Engineering ’20), Isabella Arroyo (Mathematics ’20),)   Why did you apply to be a freshman representative for our program?  M: I believe the Mentor Program is a great way for women to make personal connections early on in their college career. Being able to help build these… Read more »

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February Mentor of the Month: Cassie Megna

Our mentor of the month is Cassie Megna! She is a coterminal Biomedical Engineering student graduating on December 2017. Her involvement on campus includes undergraduate research, Society of Women Engineers, Greek life, and Residence Life. She has previously completed a co-op with Regeneron, interned at Amgen, and will soon be interning at Merck. She loves the… Read more »

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Historic Female Numbers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

The class of 2020 has brought historic numbers of female students to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  For the first time in the history of the Institute, more than 1000 female students are enrolled.   According to the book Feminist Technology, the first female engineers entered Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the 1940s in order to replace males… Read more »

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Register for our Valentine’s Day Event!

Join us on our Valentine’s Day Event on February 16th from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Russell Sage Banquet Room to decorate cookies and cards! The cards written by attendees can be exchanged between members or sent to troops overseas! This is a great chance to unwind after the first few weeks of classes as well… Read more »

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2016 Thanksgiving Dinner & Panel

Thank you to everyone who attended and to our fabulous panelists for providing such insightful answers!

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  • freshmanreps

    Spotlight: Freshman Representatives

    (Left to right: Samara Gallagher (Mechanical Engineering ’20), Mackenzie Laird (Industrial & Management Engineering ’20), Isabella Arroyo (Mathematics ’20),)   Why did you apply to be a freshman representative for our program?  M: I believe the Mentor Program is a great way for women to make personal connections early on in their college career. Being able to help build these… Read more »

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    February Mentor of the Month: Cassie Megna

    Our mentor of the month is Cassie Megna! She is a coterminal Biomedical Engineering student graduating on December 2017. Her involvement on campus includes undergraduate research, Society of Women Engineers, Greek life, and Residence Life. She has previously completed a co-op with Regeneron, interned at Amgen, and will soon be interning at Merck. She loves the… Read more »

  • new

    Historic Female Numbers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    The class of 2020 has brought historic numbers of female students to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  For the first time in the history of the Institute, more than 1000 female students are enrolled.   According to the book Feminist Technology, the first female engineers entered Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the 1940s in order to replace males… Read more »

  • WMP Valentine's Day Event-25

    Register for our Valentine’s Day Event!

    Join us on our Valentine’s Day Event on February 16th from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Russell Sage Banquet Room to decorate cookies and cards! The cards written by attendees can be exchanged between members or sent to troops overseas! This is a great chance to unwind after the first few weeks of classes as well… Read more »

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    2016 Thanksgiving Dinner & Panel

    Thank you to everyone who attended and to our fabulous panelists for providing such insightful answers!

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    2016 Oktoberfest

    We had so much fun looking at all the creative pumpkins our members made! We hope you enjoyed the event and thank you for attending!

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    Spotlight on Mentor Mallory Gaspard & Mentee Ananya Murali

      When mentee Ananya Murali applied to Rensselaer, she dedicated a portion of her college essay to the Women’s Mentoring Program.  When choosing a college, the Women’s Mentoring Program served as a pivotal point in her decision to join RPI.  Ananya dedicated a good portion of her high school years working as an advocate for gender… Read more »

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    Ice Cream Social & Resource Fair Fall 2016

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    Navigating the Career Fair

    As the career fair rapidly approaches and the season for recruitment begins, representatives from various companies travel the country searching for qualified students to hire for internships, co-ops, or full time employment. Meanwhile, students hurriedly update their resumes and stressfully prepare for interviews in hopes that they can land a job and gain both experience… Read more »

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    WMP NR&B Reception 2016

    On August 26th and 27th, The Women at Rensselaer Mentor Program (WMP) kicked off its first event of the year over the course of two days, welcoming both new and old members into the fold.  Prior to the event, contact between mentors and mentees began over email. “When she emailed me, she told me a… Read more »

  • Professional Development

    02/07/2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    DCC 324

    The Inside Scoop on Undergraduate Research; Hosted by SWE

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  • WMP Valentine's Day

    02/16/2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Russel Sage Dining Hall Second Floor

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  • Exploring Engineering Day

    02/18/2017 @ 6:30 am - 5:00 pm
    DCC

    Sign up for volunteering here: http://bit.ly/2ja35fv

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