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 is keeping that promise, graduating May 18 with a doctorate from the University at Albany.
A Hub for New Ideas
The University honors nine exemplary partnerships with community groups that address important public needs and make an impact in the Capital Region and beyond.
PREPARE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE
UAlbany students and staff have put together a 'Cinderella Project' event for area high schoolers. The event provides underprivileged young women with free dresses and accessories for their prom or graduation night. The goal is to encourage the young women to pursue their dreams and give back to their communities.