What is your RPI first?

Let’s work together to remember the transformational people, moments, and achievements that make RPI such a special place.

As we celebrate 200 years, share your RPI Firsts with everyone in the RPI community. What are you most proud of? How did you change at RPI? Is there a moment you’ll never forget? Tell your story and preserve the RPI experience for generations to come.

Tell your story
First Football Game at RPI Jennifer Canfield and Lauren Maher First Ballroom Dance Bram van Heuveln Inspiring RPI Professor Mark Little The First Time I Joined an RPI Club Edwin Israel RPI: A Place of Transformation & Discovery MD TARIFUL ISLAM Two firsts, one for my wife, one for me Steve Platt First Winter Carnival Cameron McLean Two Firsts...Thirty Years Apart Kevin Fletcher My first ice hockey game. Bob Bedard When I First Knew I Was Coming to RPI Victory Abraham The Persistent First Memories of RPI David Stuart Halwig Tell my story First friend at RPI! Pragati Pant Daughter and father practice together Ron Moy First Time Eating Quantum Freeze Ice Cream Rachel Hetzler Choosing RPI Herbert K Schneider First Official Recognition as a Writer Vixey Foxwish Douglas First Graduate Degree Omar Elshafee Amazing American Adventure Willem Gijsels First Time Watching Men's Lacrosse at ECAV Graham Knowles RPI: More Than a School, a Lifelong Family Trishala Chaudhary