The 22 undergrads will serve as mentors for approximately 3,600 students attending one of UAlbany’s 13 orientation sessions this summer.
WE ATTRACT THE BEST MINDS ON THE PLANET
New research by psychology professor Julia Homes explains why giving in to food cravings is a bad idea for those expecting.
Grace Claxton makes Puerto Rican team for Rio 2016 with school record in the 400-meter hurdles, and earns 2nd team All-America. Matthew Campbell makes the first team with 7 feet, 2 1/4 inch high jump.
We Attract the Best Minds on the Planet
Jan Halámek and his team can analyze blood residue at crime scenes to estimate a suspect’s age, along with when the evidence was left behind. These findings add to their ongoing body fluid research to assist investigations.
A HUB FOR NEW IDEAS
UAlbany students welcomed heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali for a lecture in January of 1979. He imparted words of wisdom that surprised and struck a chord with many in the sold-out crowd who knew of him only through his brash public persona.
Fostering Economic Growth
The University has announced that XchangeWorx, a software developer and SparkShoppe, a digital marketing analytics firm, have been approved as UAlbany START-UP NY partnerships.