University Events:

Virtual Career and Graduate School Fair - March 30, 2017

  • Featuring New York's 4 SUNY University Centers
  • Meet Employers offering full-time jobs, co-ops, and internships
  • Meet Graduate Schools offering advanced degrees

iLearn Workshops
The University Libraries offers free 1 - 2 hour workshops on video editing, research strategies, and more.  This semester there are many workshops of interest to Graduate students. The schedule and registration can be found here as well as the University's Events Calendar. Walk-ins are welcomed. For more information contact: Regina Conboy, (518)442-3608 or rconboy@albany.edu. Highlighted topics include:

  • Maximizing Your Research Impact for Graduate Students and Faculty
  • An Introduction to Zotero
  • Speaking Digitally 
  • Social Science Data and Statistical Resources
  • Editing with Final Cut Pro

Graduate Education Announcements

Dissertation Research Fellowship Awards Program

The Dean of Graduate Education has announced a limited restoration of the Dissertation Research Fellowship Awards Program, effective November 2012, to assist doctoral candidates who are incurring doctoral research expenses. Obtain details at the program's General Information page.

Academic Writing Listserv through Cornell Graduate School

Do you have writing goals for your thesis or dissertation in the new year? Have you resolved to be a more productive writer? Sponsored by the Cornell Graduate School, the Productive Writer listserv is designed for graduate students who are writing their proposal, thesis, dissertation, fellowship applications, or other manuscripts. Subscribers receive email messages every other week with writing tips, strategies and encouragement to help you start, persist (and endure), and complete your academic writing projects. Writing tips focus on managing your time for greater writing productivity, reducing distractions, staying motivated, revising and editing, binge writing, communicating with your advisor, dealing with writer's block, and managing procrastination and perfectionistic tendencies. Subscribe to the Productive Writer here.

From the UAlbany News Center

Faculty News

Kelly Wissman

Five Questions with Faculty: Kelly Wissman

Picture books and social justice

Class at Rockefeller College

Sharing to Learn

Conversations on diversity designed to bring students, faculty and staff together

The KNL Workstation from Intel at UAlbany

Working with the Best

The RNA Institute boasts a top young U.S. scientist using one the most advanced new bimolecular tools.

Research News