Arts and Letters
Leading short story author, called “one of the quiet giants . . . of American fiction,” awarded the Man Booker International Prize, among the most prestigious prizes in the world of literature.
A Hub for New Ideas
UAlbany atmospheric scientists Lance Bosart and Ryan Torn are part of an elite team of researchers working with the National Center for Atmospheric Research in Boulder, Colorado, to improve the models that forecast thunderstorms.
Prepare to make a differencce
UAlbany senior Luis “Gabe” Sanchez has been drawn to daunting tasks his entire life. Only 20, he conducts research to develop alternative ways of tackling the world’s biggest problems, including poverty and environmental disasters.
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When Lissette Acosta-Corniel and her mother were struggling to make a new life in the United States, she made a promise to her 10-year-old sister who remained behind in the Dominican Republic, vowing to finish college and finish well. She kept that promise, graduating May 18 with a doctorate from the University at Albany.