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UAlbany Students Donate #Brainpower to Help Area's Underserved

What’s a hashtag for a win-win proposition? While a small, area nonprofit was exploring ways to promote its 6-year-old organization, a University at Albany School of Business social media class sought a real life project where they could make a difference. Enter Grassroot Givers, a not-for-profit organization.

Upstate NY Junior Science and Humanities Symposium

UAlbany Symposium Showcases High School Science Student Research Statewide

More than 600 science research students and teachers from 42 NYS schools convene at the 30th Annual Upstate New York Junior Science and Humanities Symposium on March 12 and 13 at the University. The event is among the most prestigious fora in Upstate New York for students presenting original research in a symposium-style format.

UAlbany MBA Student Shawn Sperbeck

Student Saves Family from Fire, Seeks Help Restoring Their Belongings

A University at Albany MBA student from Schenevus, N.Y., who saved a family of four as their house burned down on January 8, has been called a hero. He would rather refocus the attention from himself to raise money to help replace the family’s belongings.

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo

University at Albany to Host the Nation’s First College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced plans for a College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, and Cybersecurity to be located at the University at Albany. The governor committed $15 million to establish the first-in-the-nation security college

UAlbany Data Breach Research Laboratory

UAlbany to Host First Data Breach Research Laboratory

The School of Business is named host of a new research laboratory to develop digital forensic tools for protecting information after data breaches. Computer forensic leader The ARC Group of N.Y. donates software and services valued at more than $500,000 to support the critical endeavor, led by UAlbany Associate Professor Sanjay Goel.