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Poly Concrete Canoe Team Glides to Second Place

The Polytechnic Concrete Canoe team took second place at the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 20th Annual Regional Concrete Canoe Competition held at Rowan University in New Jersey. The...

Poly Holds Candlelight Vigil in Remembrance of Virginia Tech Tragedy

  Over 100 members of the Poly community, including President Jerry Hultin, attended a candlelight vigil at the steps of Wunsch Hall on Monday, April 23, to remember the lives lost at Virginia...

Poly Professor Tackles Congestion Pricing in New York Sun Op-Ed

In a recent opinion piece published in The New York Sun, Professor John Falcocchio questions whether the proposed congestion pricing policy for Manhattan is the optimal strategy to improve traffic....

President Hultin and art contest winners celebrate Starbucks opening at Poly campus

The winners of Polytechnic’s “Innovation Meets Art” contest joined President Jerry Hultin Wednesday, April 25 to celebrate the grand opening of the new Starbucks at Polytechnic...

International Forum Organized by Poly Professors Focuses on Rebuilding Urban Infrastructure

The forum was organized in cooperation with the French National School of Transportation and Infrastructure and the School of Engineering of the City of Paris and with the local leadership of the...

President Emeritus Re-elected NAE Foreign Secretary

George Bugliarello, President Emeritus and University Professor, has been re-elected Foreign Secretary of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) for a second four-year term. The NAE is a private,...

Mechanical Engineering Professors Collaborative Work Receives Grant from the Office of Naval Research

Assistant Professors Maurizio Porfiri and Nikhil Gupta of the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineering received a $236,256 grant from the Office of Naval Research. The grant...

Poly's Commemorative Video Wins 13 Telly Awards

Polytechnic's sesquicentennial video, INSPIRATION & INNOVATION: 150 Years of Discovery & Invention at Polytechnic University, won 13 awards at the 28th Annual Telly Awards, a leading media...

Summer Research Scholar Wins Young Engineer Award

  Benjamin Mueller Benjamin Mueller, a junior at Great Neck North High School who worked in Professor Nikhil Gupta’s mechanical engineering laboratory last summer, recently won the...

Poly Students' Aircraft Soars to Third Place in International Competition

A team of engineering students from Polytechnic University designed and flew a scale airplane in the annual Aero Design West Competition, taking home third place in the micro class division and $500...