Rubin Fellows

1990-1991

“Lift Every Voice & Sing: The King Cantata”

  • Institution Name: Council for Citizenship Education
  • Cooperating Agency: County Executives Office, Rensselaer County

“Domestic Violence Research: A Collaborative Effort”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College, Human Services Dept.
  • Cooperating Agency: Families in Crisis (Unity House)

“Troy Public Library Building Study”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy Public Library

“Status of Chemical Nutrients in the Tomhannock Watershed”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges and RPI
  • Cooperating Agency: Rensselaer County Soil and Water Conservation District

1991-1992

“Management Needs Assessment Vanderheyden Hall”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges, MBA Program
  • Cooperating Agency: Vanderheyden Hall

“Commission on Economic Opportunity Southern Rensselaer County Community Facility”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: Commission on Economic Opportunity

“Special Animals, Special Places: Animal Homes and Habitats”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: School #12 – Enlarged City School District, Troy

“Domestic Violence Research: A Collaborative Effort Continued”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College, Human Services Dept.
  • Cooperating Agency: Families in Crisis (Unity House)

1992-1993

“Living in the City: Community Development through Housing and Neighborhood Center Action”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: Commission on Economic Opportunity

“Community and Homes Project”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: School #12, Enlarged City School District, Troy

“Junior Museum of Troy”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: Junior Museum of Troy

1993-1994

“Accessibility in Troy: American Disability Act Compliance through Community and Agency Action”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy Resource Center for Independent Living

“The City of Troy Housing and Community Economic Development Study”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy Rehabilitation and Improvement Program (TRIP)

“Fiscal Assessment and Management of YWCA”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy-Cohoes YWCA

1994-1995

“Orientation Conference and Seminar for Elected Local Officials in Rensselaer County”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College
  • Cooperating Agency: League of Women Voters of Rensselaer County

1995-1996

“Evaluating the Cost Savings of the Eddy VNAs Care Partner Program”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Eddy Visiting Nurse Association

“Family Literacy and Technology Project at Taylor”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: The ARK

“Reengineering the Alternate Learning Center”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy High School Alternate Learning Center

“Community Policing in Troy”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy Police Bureau

1996-1997

“Creative Venture Program: Training for Artists”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Rensselaer County Council for the Arts (RCCA) and the Eddy

“Reward, Recognition, and Incentive System”

  • Institution Name: Lally School of Management and Technology, RPI
  • Cooperating Agency: New York State Association for Retarded Citizens, Inc. (ARC)

“Biology: On Line, on Tape, and in Hand”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College
  • Cooperating Agency: Local Elementary Schools

1997-1998

“Design of Staff Rewards, Recognition and Incentive System”

  • Institution Name: Lally School of Management and Technology, RPI
  • Cooperating Agency: New York State Association for Retarded Citizens, Inc. (ARC)

1998-1999

“Partners in Work: Providing Supportive Employment for the Homeless in Downtown Troy”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy Homeless Services Collaborative

“Rensselaer Gateway Communities Sage Economic Indications”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, School of Architecture
  • Cooperating Agency: Capital District Community Gardens

1999-2000

“The Village Elder Care Program: Socialization for Elders and Caregiver Relief for Residents of the Town of Sand Lake”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Town of Sand Lake

“Troy Gateway Initiative Charrette, a Community-Based Workshop for the Bridge Entrances to the City of Troy”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, School of Architecture
  • Cooperating Agency: Capital District Community Gardens

“History in Our Own Back Yard”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Hudson Mohawk Industrial Gateway

“Genealogical Record Preservation/ Maximizing Library Space/ Grant Writing Mentoring”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College
  • Cooperating Agency: Nassau Free Library & Castleton Public Library

“Applying the Child Advocacy Center Model in Rensselaer County: an Evaluation of Current Processes”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: START Childrens Center

2000-2001

“Developing a Program Evaluation System”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: The Rensselaer County ARC

“Home Ownership in Troy and Rensselaer County”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: The City of Troy

“Character Education Program”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College
  • Cooperating Agency: Lansingburgh Central School District

“Watts Up!”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: The City of Troy

“Three Ways to Care”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Early Childhood Education Center, Nassau Nursery Association, Inc., St. Patricks Elementary School

2001-2002

“The Firefighters Future”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: DeFreestville Fire Department, Inc.

“Planning to Meet the Needs of Low Income Seniors”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: The Troy Housing Authority

“Connected Kids Database Testing & Training Program”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: The City of Troy

“Troy Waterfront Farmers Market Initiative”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, School of Architecture
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy Waterfront Farmers Market

2002-2005

 “Pioneers and Immigrants”

  • Cooperating Agency: Carroll Hill School

2005-2006

“Leveraging Institutional Resources for Community Benefit”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Cooperating Agency: The Sage Colleges, RPI, Hudson Valley Community College, Emma Willard, and community groups

“Evaluation of Underaging Drinking Program” 

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Rensselaer County

“Troy Alley Improvement Project”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Dept. of Architecture
  • Cooperating Agency: Osgood Neighborhood Association

“Management Plan for the Sand Lake Center for the Arts”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Sand Lake Center for the Arts

“Community Based Character Education”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges
  • Cooperating Agency: Troy Housing Authority

2006-2007

“Click on Seniors”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College (Carol McCarthy, Dept. of Business Administration)
  • Cooperating Agency: Sand Lake Public Library

“Tomhannock Reservoir”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges (John Heimke, Dept. of Biology)
  • Cooperating Agency: Rensselaer-Taconic Land Conservancy

2010-2011

“Cooking $marts Program: Combating Childhood Obesity”

  • Institution Name: The Sage Colleges (Sonya Irish Hauser, Ph.D., Dept. of Nutrition)
  • Community Partners: Italian Community Center Charitable Foundation of Troy, NY, Inc., Rensselaer County Department, Cornell Cooperative Extension

“Awareness Campaign: Making local search-and-rescue resource a must call”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College (Fred Alm, Dept. of Marketing)
  • Community Partners: Rensselaer County Search and Rescue

“Ready to Learn Program: Tackling obstacles to student success in inner-city schools”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College
  • Community Partners: Troy Public Schools, Commission on Economic Opportunity for the Greater Capital Region Inc.

“Youth Media Sanctuary: Giving youth in a tough neighborhood a voice and vision”

  • Institution Name: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Branda Miller, Dept. of Media Arts)
  • Community Partners: Media Alliance/The Sanctuary for Independent Media, Missing Link Street Ministry

2011-2012

“Nourishing Our Community”

  • Institution Name: Hudson Valley Community College
  • Community Partners: Italian Community Center Charitable Foundation of Troy, NY, Inc.