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Graduate Education Announcements

Graduate Student Speaker Series Spring 2014

Brown Bag Luncheon Series

Job Search Strategies and Interview Techniques - November 18, 2014 
Presenter: Joseph Aini, Assistant Director Career Services
Time: 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Room: Humanities 354
Looking for employment? Having a hard time applying for job opportunities? Join us for a free workshop on job search strategies and interview techniques

Putting an End to Putting it Off: Overcoming Procrastination - November 25, 2014
Time:  12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Room: Humanities 354
What's stopping you? Join us for a free workshop and learn strategies to overcome productivity problems.

Holiday Gala

December 5, 2014
Time:4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Room: Campus Center 375
Come and enjoy an afternoon of fun, games, music, and refreshments! Please RSVP by December 3, 2014 with Dr. Betty Shadrick, Director of Graduate Student Diversity (bshadrick@albany.edu; (518)442-3899).

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.

Bridge to the Doctorate Program

The Bridge to the Doctorate program is a graduate fellowship and support program for former LSAMP participants or students graduating from an LSAMP institution, who are planning to matriculate in a graduate program in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).  Obtain details at the program's General Information page.

From the UAlbany News Center

Faculty News

Heart study Bypass vs. Stent

UAlbany Study: Bypass Revascularization Rates Significantly Lower for Patients with PLAD Coronary Artery Disease

A new UAlbany-led study has found that revascularization rates for patients who underwent coronary artery bypass graft surgery for isolated proximal left anterior descending coronary artery disease was significantly lower than patients who underwent percutaneous coronary interventions in the era of drug-eluting stents.

UAlbany School of Social Welfare Students with Professor Eunju Lee

National Fellowship Grants Help UAlbany School of Social Welfare Students Confront Childhood Neglect

Two University at Albany doctoral students have taken on the task of combating childhood maltreatment through their dissertation studies. For their efforts, Tana James of Brooklyn and Mi Jin Choi of South Korea have been awarded nationally competitive fellowships to complete their studies.

James R Stellar

James R. Stellar Appointed University at Albany Provost

The University at Albany has named James R. Stellar as senior vice president for academic affairs and provost. Stellar, who was appointed after a national search, will join UAlbany on February 2, 2015.

Research News

New visual image of The RNA Institute at UAlbany

The RNA Institute Launches a New Brand Identity

The RNA Institute launches a fresh visual brand identity, including a new logo and dynamic web site. Each element of the new brand and visual identity is designed to highlight the Institute’s strategic focus and leadership position in developing RNA tools and technologies to address challenging human health problems.

Heart study Bypass vs. Stent

UAlbany Study: Bypass Revascularization Rates Significantly Lower for Patients with PLAD Coronary Artery Disease

A new UAlbany-led study has found that revascularization rates for patients who underwent coronary artery bypass graft surgery for isolated proximal left anterior descending coronary artery disease was significantly lower than patients who underwent percutaneous coronary interventions in the era of drug-eluting stents.

CTG Microsoft African Academy leader

Center for Technology in Government Collaborates with Microsoft on School of Government Program

UAlbany’s Center for Technology in Government collaborates with Microsoft Corp. to deliver executive level training to African government leaders to build their nations' capacities to formulate and implement information and technology related policies and programs, and ultimately improve Africa’s global competitiveness.

UAlbany School of Social Welfare Students with Professor Eunju Lee

National Fellowship Grants Help UAlbany School of Social Welfare Students Confront Childhood Neglect

Two University at Albany doctoral students have taken on the task of combating childhood maltreatment through their dissertation studies. For their efforts, Tana James of Brooklyn and Mi Jin Choi of South Korea have been awarded nationally competitive fellowships to complete their studies.

News Image from UAlbany

UAlbany Paves the Way for the Next Generation of Digital Forensics Professionals

The University at Albany has formally established transfer articulation agreements with five State University of New York (SUNY) community colleges to provide preparation for and ready access to the new digital forensics bachelor’s degree program at the School of Business.