2017 Commencement Colloquy


Please join The Honorable Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D., and the 2017 Honorary Degree Recipients as they come together to discuss “Criticality, Incisiveness, Creativity.”

Ernest J. Moniz served as the 13th United States Secretary of Energy. He is the MIT Cecil and Ida Green Professor of Physics and Engineering Systems emeritus.
The Honorable Roger W. Ferguson Jr.
President and CEO of TIAA and former vice chairman of the Board of Governors of the U.S. Federal Reserve System.
Andrew Liveris
Andrew Liveris is chairman and CEO of Dow, a materials, polymers, chemicals, and biological sciences enterprise.
The Honorable Shirley Ann Jackson
18th president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

The panel discussion will take place Friday, May 19, at 3:30 p.m. in the Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center Concert Hall. Please register below.

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