Washington, D.C. (July 28, 2011) -- UAlbany English professor, avant-garde poet and leading translator Pierre Joris has been awarded a $12,500 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Literature Translation Fellowship. He is among 16 winners of the award.
Gloria Irazema Santamaria Pang arrived in the U.S. from Mexico with the goal of obtaining a master's degree in computer science from the University at Albany. But first, she determined, she needed to improve her English. UAlbany's Intensive English Language Program (IELP) provided her answer.
Hurricane Season: Predicting Storm Threats for 2011
ALBANY, N.Y. (July 19, 2011) -- Each year, the Climate Prediction Center of the National Weather Service provides an outlook of the upcoming Atlantic Hurricane season. UAlbany Atmospheric Sciences Professor Chris Thorncroft discusses the process by which weather experts predict the upcoming season.
UAlbany a 'Place' for Summer Events in the Capital Region
ALBANY, N.Y. (July 1, 2011) -- With the return of World Team Tennis, new art exhibits and a host of academic and social offerings, UAlbany is home to a multitude of events this summer geared for students, faculty, staff, alumni and the greater community.