Governor Cuomo Names UA Computing & Information Dean to Lead NYS Cyber Security Advisory Board
Peter Bloniarz will be the Executive Director and Senior Policy Advisor to the Governor’s Cyber Advisory Board.
See press release.
In a press release dated September 20, 2013, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that Andrew Nicklin, Dr. James Hendler, and Dr. Theresa Pardo, three experts in improving government transparency through technology, will join the Open NY team to assist to improve government performance and enhance citizen engagement. Dr. Theresa Pardo will serve as the State’s Open NY Policy Advisor.
Dr. Jennifer Goodall, Ph.D. '01, Receives UAlbany’s 2013 Bread and Roses Award
Dr. Jennifer Goodall, Assistant Dean and Director of the College’s Women in Technology Program, is the 2013 recipient of the University at Albany's Bread and Roses Award.
This award is given by the Women’s Community at UAlbany to individuals who have made extraordinary contributions on behalf of gender equity that enhance the quality of life for women at the University.
Photo by Mark Schmidt
Presented by The Bunshaft Endowment in the College of Computing and Information, Jonathan Rochelle '85, Director of Product Management for Google Apps, spoke on Friday, April 5, 2013 at the Campus Center Assembly Hall. He shared his advice on becoming and staying innovative.
You can view the lecture here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e4MfIXxSqQc
Andrew R. Haas
1955 – 2013
Father, Husband, Son, Brother, Friend, Colleague, and Teacher
We held a gathering of Remembrance and Memorial for Andy Haas on Tuesday, January 29th at 4:15 PM in Humanities 354 on the UAlbany Uptown campus.
Steven Levy, technology journalist and author of the inside story of Google, visited UAlbany on November 16 for two reading sessions. The free event was co-sponsored by the New York State Writer's Institute, and The College of Computing and Information.
Dr. Iyer was recently elected to the Executive Board of the International Society for Knowledge Organization. ISKO is a leading international society whose mission is to advance conceptual work in knowledge organization in all forms, for all kinds of purposes.
Joette Stefl-Mabry has been approved for candidacy on the Fulbright Specialist Roster.The Roster is a list of all approved candidates who are eligible to be matched with incoming program requests from overseas academic institutions for Fulbright Specialists.
From the UAlbany News Center
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announces the appointment of Peter Bloniarz, dean of the College of Computing and Information, to serve as Executive Director and Senior Policy Advisor to the Governor’s Cyber Security Advisory Board. As a result of the appointment, Bloniarz will take a leave from his dean position at UAlbany.
The University at Albany inaugurated its 19th President, Robert J. Jones, Ph.D., on Sept. 28. Dr. Jones was formally installed at a ceremony in the University's Performing Arts Center. He outlined his vision for UAlbany in an inaugural address before a packed theater of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community and business leaders.
The College of Computing & Information is chosen as the convening organization for the New York branch of the National Girls Collaborative Project, whose vision is to bring together organizations throughout the U.S. committed to informing and encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).