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therensselaerPlan202411andconnectiontoRensselaeragreateremphasisoncommunityandleadershipandamoreholis-ticdevelopmentofmindbodyandspirit.PlatformsThephysicaltransformationoftheTroycampusoverthepastdecadehasbeenthemostexter-nallyvisiblesignofinstitutionalmetamorphosis.Wehaveinvestedover725milliontoprovideenhanceenableanimateandsecuretheplat-formsfacilitiesandInstitutephysicalinfrastruc-tureforthebenefitofstudentsfacultyandstaff.WehavebuiltfourtransformativeplatformstoanchorandanimateRensselaereducationresearchandthestudentlivinglearningenviron-ment.TheEastCampusAthleticVillageECAVthemostextensiveathleticfacilitiesprojectinInstitutehistorytogetherwiththeMuellerCenterbroadensandelevatestheRensselaerexperienceforourscholar-athletesforallofourstudentsandforthegreaterRensselaercommunity.Threeplatformsspecificallyinvigo-rateresearchandscholarshiptheCenterforBiotechnologyandInterdisciplinaryStudiestheComputationalCenterforNanotechnologyInnovationsCCNIandtheCurtisR.PriemExperimentalMediaandPerformingArtsCenterEMPAC.BothECAVandEMPACareLEED-certifiedcomplexes.PartnershpsEngaginginproductivepartnershipswithaca-demicinstitutionsindustrygovernmentandotherentitiesenhancesRensselaerandreinforcesitsimpact.Wehaveincreasedsignificantlyourcollaborationsacrossallindustryandacademicsectorsparticularlywithmajorenterprisesinourcoreresearchandacademicfocalareas.OnesuchexampleistheComputationalCenterforNanotechnologyInnovationsoursupercom-putingcenter.2.3unqeStrengthsRensselaerwasfoundedin1824forthepurposeofinstructingpersons...intheapplicationofsci-encetothecommonpurposesoflife.ThepeopleofRensselaerhaveperformedtheresearchdevelopedthetechnologiesproducedtheinnova-tionsandformedtheenterprisesthatdefinedandaccomplishedtheagendasofthe19thand20thcenturies.Theycontinuetodosointhe21stcentury.AsRensselaermovestowarditsbicentennialwewillcontinuetobuilduponouruniquestrengthsInterdisciplinaryinquiryInteractivelearningInnovationandentrepreneurshipCLASSLeading-edgeplatformsIntegratedefforthascreatedTheRensselaerPlan.IntegratedefforthasmovedusforwardandwillcontinuetorealizethevisionarticulatedinThePlan.Weareadiversecommunitycomprisingabroadarrayoftalentsandperspectives.Aswecelebratethisdiversityweareunitedinpursuitofacom-mongoalgreaterprominenceasatop-tierworld-classtechnologicalresearchuniversitywithglobalreachandglobalimpact.2.4OpportntyandGlobalChallengesOurabilitytoeducatetheleadersoftomorrowandtocontinuetohaveimpactrequiresattract-ingandretainingthebestfacultystudentsandstaff.Whilewehaverealizedextraordinarygainswithlimitedresourcesthegapbetweenourasp-irationsandourmeansremains.TomaintainaccesstoaRensselaereducationfortalentedstu-dentstocontinuetheprogresswehaveachievedinresearchandpedagogyandtoexpandournat-ionalandinternationalprominenceourendow-mentandfinancialsupportmustgrowtobecom-parablewithothermajorresearchuniversities.TostrengthentheeconomicfoundationoftheInstituteandtoenableRensselaertocontinuetoattractandretainthebestfacultystudentsandstaffwemustgiveevengreaterfocustophilan-thropy.WhiletheRenaissanceatRensselaerCapitalCampaignraised1.4billiontoimplementTheRensselaerPlanwemustembarkuponanewcampaigntosecurethefinancialunderpinningoftheInstituteforthe21stcentury.TheComptatonalCenterforNanotechnologyinnovatonsCCNiapahpaogrlaibmadnwyokacadoofhopow-fuluv-adupcopuhwold.thCCniuppoachfldag-gfohlfccohphcalccadgghavolvavaouofdaaadoqucopuaoallvoluo.thcapalofhCCniuppoov800u200pojcad20affladco-pawhchhaldogacollaoaowhaduppofo-pallolag.AexaplofsogCollaoao