Every student in the Rensselaer Class of 2018 has a unique story to tell about the journey that brought them to graduation day. Strategic Communications and External Relations caught up with a few of them to capture their stories of how they learned, grew, and made lifelong friends at Rensselaer. We celebrate the success of all our graduates and encourage you to read their stories.

Amber and Alwaleed Zia: Dynamic siblings took full advantage of their time at Rensselaer

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/11/commencement-2018-profile-amber-and-alwaleed-zia

Viktor Liljegren: From Sweden to Troy and beyond

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/11/commencement-2018-profile-viktor-liljegren

Alejandra Jaime-Rodriguez: Lessons from riding translate into lessons for life

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/09/commencement-2018-profile-alejandra-jaime-rodriguez

Melissa Mann: Tapping her business education on and off campus

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/09/commencement-2018-profile-melissa-mann

Laura Antoniello: Keeping options open

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/09/commencement-2018-profile-laura-antoniello

Catherine Mann: Blending biology and computer science

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/08/commencement-2018-profile-catherine-mann

Nwaram-Billi Ugbode: Using the past to inform the future

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/08/commencement-2018-profile-nwaram-billi-ugbode

Joseph Vengen: Utilizing inventive solutions

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/08/commencement-2018-profile-joseph-vengen

Zachary Pearson: Exploring the art and science of lighting and architecture

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/07/commencement-2018-profile-zachary-pearson

Jazmyn Borman: Following the beat of a different drummer

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/07/commencement-2018-profile-jazmyn-borman

Cole Funk: A passion for teaching

https://news.rpi.edu/content/2018/05/07/commencement-2018-profile-cole-funk