• Lyle Thompson All-Time Scoring Record

    Lyle Thompson Stands Alone as NCAA Men's Lacrosse All-Time Scoring Leader

    Lyle Thompson passed Rob Pannell for the NCAA DI all-time scoring record as the No. 8 UAlbany men’s lacrosse team defeated Bryant, 10-8, under the lights at the Bryant Turf Complex. Thompson has 357 points in his collegiate career.

  • Pacific Oscillation

    UAlbany Study Explains Global Warming 'Hiatus' Since 2000

    A new UAlbany study published in the April 13, 2015, issue of Nature Climate Change, links the Inter-decadal Pacific Oscillation with essentially all the difference between observed and model-simulated global warming rates on decadal time scales since 1920, and in particular the warming hiatus since year 2000.

  • Severe Weather crippled Buffalo in 2014

    UAlbany, RIG Partner on Severe Weather Conference, April 23

    UAlbany and the Rockefeller Institute of Government are partnering to host Facing the Storm: Severe Weather Challenges Confronting New York State in the 21st Century, a forum to discuss the threats posed by severe weather. This year's event, which is geared toward emergency managers, not-for-profit executives, and government officials, will be held Thursday, April 23.

  • Five Quad Ambulance
    Prepare to Make a Difference

    Five Quad Ambulance Service Named EMS Organization of the Year

    UAlbany’s Five Quad Volunteer Ambulance Service has been named the 2015 Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Organization of the Year by the National Collegiate Emergency Foundation (NCEMSF). Additionally, UAlbany was awarded the HEARTSafe Campus designation.

  • Dr. Peter Shea, University at Albany Associate Provost for Online Learning
    Get a Global Perspective

    Are MOOCs Mainstream?

    Some six million U.S. college students have enrolled in credit bearing online courses in the last year, reflecting a growth in online education of 300 percent between 2003 and 2014. Millions of additional students joined the ranks of higher education through a new kind of online offering, Massive Open Online Courses, or MOOCs.

  • RNA Institute research works on FACS
    Life-Enhancing Research

    Developing an Enhanced View of RNA to Treat Disease at Its Origins

    A research agreement with one of the world’s leading medical technology companies funds researchers at The RNA Institute for development of technology that identifies cells containing specific RNAs — a potentially vital new process for combatting disease.