New York - Capital Region

Regional Coordinator: Diane Bertok & Greg Skiba

Essay Tutorial at the Rensselaer Train Station is a success!

The Essay Topic Tutorial at the Rensselaer Rail Station on Saturday, October 26th was a great success! Students participated in special talks from representatives of the Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA), Albany County Airport Authority, Clough Harbour and Associates, and Alta Planning and Design.


Steve Iachetta presents

Above: Steve Iachetta from the Albany County Airport Authority presents about the future of flight and airports.

Students play a transportation-theme board game

Above: Students play a transportation-theme board game

Christina Doughney

Above: Christina Doughneyfrom Clough Harbour and Associates presents about advances in the personal vehicle, including intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and safety.

Lindsay Zefting Vera

Above: Lindsay Zefting Vera from Alta Planning & Design presents about increasing pedestrian and bicycle accommodations and bike sharing.

Ross Farrell

Above: Ross Farrell from CDTA presents about advances in the Capital District's bus system, bus plus, and car sharing.