Graduate Student Achievements

Jude Abu Zaineh Wins Prestigious Canadian Arts Prize for Emerging Artists

Jude Abu Zaineh, an electronic arts doctoral candidate at Rensselaer, has been awarded the William and Meredith Saunderson Prize for Emerging Artists from the Hnatyshyn Foundation. The Saunderson Prize supports young emerging visual artists whose practice shows potential and is deemed to have the determination and talent to contribute to the legacy of art in Canada.

Steele Recognized for Research on Gender and Artificial Intelligence

Jamie Steele, a third-year Science and Technology Studies (STS) doctoral student at Rensselaer, has been awarded two distinct honors that reflect the growing importance of STS approaches to the field of artificial intelligence.