Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 21 Sunday, September 22 Monday, September 23 Tuesday, September 24 Wednesday, September 25 Thursday, September 26 Friday, September 27 Saturday, September 28
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
7:00pm UAlbany Football vs. Central Connecticut State
Bob Ford Field (Football Stadium)
Hall of Fame game
Fireworks presented by SEFCU following the game
All students receive 1 DZR point for attending.
Open to the public. Tickets start at $10 and students are always free with ID.
Click here to go to the Athletics site to purchase tickets
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
2:00-6:00pm Student Association Block Party
Dutch Commons
Free and open to all UA faculty, staff and students.
Registration not required.
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
6:00pm Fresh Perspective: A Dialogue with the Tutu Sisters
Page Hall, Downtown Campus
Free and open to the public.
More Information
Contact: Mary Hunt (518-442-5264)
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
9:00-11:45am UACCESS - Our Call for Inclusive Excellence
Open to UAlbany Campus Community
Campus Center Ballroom

9 to 10:15am - UACCESS – Our Call for Inclusive Excellence 
Presenters: 
President Jones, President’s Council on Diversity Co-Chairpersons: Dr. Tamra Minor and Dr. Edelgard Wulfert

10:30 to 11:45am - Enacting Diverse Learning Environments: The Benefits and Challenges of Making Excellence Inclusive 
Featuring Dr. Alma Clayton Pedersen, CEO of Emeritus Consulting Group, AAC&U Senior Scholar.
Co-hosted by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the President’s Council on Diversity.
Free and open to UA faculty, staff and students.
Contact: Sharon Majkut (518-956-8110)
RSVP
12:00-4:15pm Excellence We Can Measure
Open to Deans, Senior Staff, Assistant and Associate Vice Presidents, Department Chairs, Directors, Senate Executive Committee, Human Resources Staff, Student Association and Graduate Student Association Leadership
Campus Center Ballroom

Noon to 2pm - Session 1: Diversity as an Imperative for Excellence
Lunch provided

2:15 to 4:15pm - Session 2: How we Know we are Making Progress
Presenter: Dr. Daryl G. Smith, Professor, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
Campus Center Ballroom, 2nd Floor
Contact:
Sharon Majkut (518-956-8110)
RSVP
7:30pm An Evening with three-time Tony-nominated Broadway Star Carolee Carmello ’83
Performing Arts Center, Main Theatre - Performance Tickets still available.
Exclusive dessert reception with Carolee Carmello immediately to follow in the Futterer Lounge. Reception is full.
Open to the public.
Click here to purchase tickets for the show.
More Information about the Performance
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
Morning Celebrating and Advancing the Albany Promise Cradle to Career Partnership
UAlbany joins with the City School District of Albany for school workshops and a performance.
Morning
Invitation Only.
Contact: Miriam Trementozzi
9:00-11:15am Greater Expectations: Essential Elements of Making Excellence Inclusive
Campus Center Ballroom
Presenter: Dr. Alma Clayton Pedersen
Free and open to UA faculty and department chairs.
Contact: Sharon Majkut (518-956-8110)
RSVP
1:00-2:00pm Inclusive Excellence Call to Action
Campus Center Ballroom
Presenters: President Robert J. Jones and Provost Susan D. Phillips
Free and open to all UA faculty, staff and students.
Contact: Sharon Majkut (518-956-8110)
RSVP
4:30-8:00pm A Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity at UAlbany
Lecture Centers and Performing Arts Center
Free and open to the public.
Registration not required.
More Information 
Contact: Deborah Oriola
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
8:30-11:00 Research-Informed Strategies to Maximize College Student Success
Campus Center Assembly Hall
Featuring Amelia M. Arria, Ph.D., University of Maryland School of Public Health.
Hosted by the University Counseling Center and Division for Student Success
Continental Breakfast at 8:30, Presentation at 9:00
Free and open to UA faculty, staff, colleagues from regional institutions of higher education, and community partners.
Contact: M. Dolores Cimini, Ph.D., University Counseling Center
12:00-4:00pm We are UAlbany – A Celebration of Spirit, Pride and Community
Academic Podium, Campus Center Small Fountain
Giveaways, UAlbany Ice Cream Samples, Photo Booth, New Spirit Friday T-Shirt Distribution
Featuring The Great Dane Project
Free and open to faculty, staff, students, alumni, and friends.
Contact: Pamela Malatesta (518-442-5566)
2:00-4:00pm Behind the Scenes: A rare glimpse of work-in-progress on our fall exhibitions
University Art Museum
Featuring artwork by Kate Gilmore and Suzanne McClelland.
Free and open to the public.
Contact: Naomi Lewis (518-442-4035)
4:15pm Seminar - New York State Writers Institute visiting author Gilbert King
Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall
Gilbert King, Niskayuna Native, received the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for “Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America.”
Free and open to the public.
Contact: Mark Koplik (518-442-5626)
8:00pm Reading - New York State Writers Institute visiting author Gilbert King
Performing Arts Center, Recital Hall
Free and open to the public.
Contact: Mark Koplik (518-442-5626)
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
8:00-10:00am Universities and Colleges as Economic Drivers
Campus Center Ballroom
Invitation Only.
More information
12:00-2:30pm School of Business Building Grand Opening Events
Business Building, Standish Living Room
12:00-1:30 luncheon and program, 1:30-2:30 building tours.
Invitation Only.
REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
5:30-9:00pm Inauguration Black Tie Dinner to Benefit Student Scholarships
School of Business Building, Standish Living Room
5:30-6:30 cocktail reception, 6:30 dinner and program.
Invitation Only. Ticket price: $190, in honor of our 19th President
REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
All day Exhibit: Celebrating Students and Faculty of the University at Albany 1844-2014
Science Library Atrium
Open to all during regular Science Library business hours from
September 21 – May 1, 2014.
10:00am Installation Ceremony for President Robert J. Jones
Performing Arts Center, Main Theatre
Reception to follow.
Free and open to the public.
Register
8:00pm World Within Reach Speaker Series
SEFCU Arena
UAlbany Student Association is hosting David Axelrod, David Plouffe and Jon Favreau for a night "Inside the Obama Campaign".
Join for an informative evening as the senior advisor, the campaign manager, and the director of speechwriting from President Barack Obama's presidential team speak on building a presidency and answer audience questions.
Hosted by the Student Association, University Auxiliary Services, and UAlbany Alumni Association.
Free and Open to UA faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends.
More Information
Registration required.
Contact: Student Association