Chinese New Year: A Global Celebration
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 31, 2011) - February 3rd is Chinese New Year. For more than 1.3 billion people in China and millions more around the world, it is the year's most important holiday. UAlbany Associate Professor of East Asian Studies Anthony DeBlasi explains the significance of celebration and its importance in China today.
Bill Clinton Addresses UAlbany, March 2
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 27, 2011) - Former President William Jefferson Clinton will take the stage at SEFCU Arena on Wednesday, March 2, at 8 p.m., as part of the University at Albany's World Within Reach Speaker Series. Clinton will address UAlbany students, faculty, staff and alumni in the fourth installment of the series.
Spring Semester at UAlbany Showcases Array of Events
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 25, 2011) - From Pulitzer Prize-winning authors to championship-caliber Division I sports, the University at Albany brings a world of exciting events within reach for students, faculty and the community-at large for the 2011 spring semester.
Health Care Reform Under Scrutiny
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 25, 2011) - As the health care reform bill enters its second year, the House of Representatives has taken steps to enact a full repeal of the measure. School of Public Health Associate Professor Timothy Hoff, author of Practice Under Pressure, explains the forthcoming changes and challenges ahead.
UAlbany Librarian: A Listener for the Aging
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 18, 2011) - Elaine Lasda Bergman enjoys volunteering with the aging almost as much as she loves being the librarian in charge of the gerontology collection at the University at Albany's Dewey Library.
UAlbany Names Vice President for Research
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 11, 2011) - Research scientist James A. Dias has been named Vice President for Research at the University at Albany, following a national search.
UAlbany is Ranked by Kiplinger's as One of 100 ‘Best Value’ Schools
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 10, 2011) - Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine has ranked the University at Albany the 43rd best public education value for out-of-state students and the 73rd best value for in-state students for 2011, based on data provided by more than 500 public four-year colleges and universities.
'PostSecret', 'Cabaret' Highlight Spring 2011 Arts Calendar at UAlbany
ALBANY, N.Y. (January 06, 2011) - PostSecret -- the international phenomenon which has spawned five New York Times bestselling books -- and the Oscar and Tony award-winning musical Cabaret highlight the spring 2011 Arts & Culture events at the University at Albany's Performing Arts Center.