ALBANY, N.Y. (November 30, 2011) -- Area elementary school children will have the opportunity to connect technology and the real world when the University at Albany's College of Computing and Information hosts a Lego-inspired Expo with a focus on food health and safety at UAlbany's Campus Center Ballroom on Saturday, Dec. 3.
Albany, N.Y. (Nov. 29, 2011) — For 11 summers, UAlbany SSW students, with faculty, scholars and community practitioners, have traveled to African countries to see what social service delivery means in poorer nations. What they find is challenge, but also a tremendous sense of community and hope.
ALBANY, N.Y. (November 28, 2011) -- Award-winning climate journalist and author Elizabeth Kolbert will address graduates and receive an honorary degree at the University at Albany's winter commencement ceremonies at 1 p.m. on Sunday, December 4 at the SEFCU Arena.
UAlbany's International Students Celebrate Thanksgiving
Albany, N.Y. (November 23, 2011) — The University at Albany’s traditional Thanksgiving Dinner for international students draws well over a hundred students each year. The dinner is one way UAlbany takes care of its international students and helps them to feel at home, when their own home may be thousands of miles away.
UAlbany Football, Volleyball Teams Headed to NCAAs
ALBANY, N.Y. (Nov. 21, 2011) -- The Great Danes are headed to the NCAAs. With two postseason bids on the line this weekend, UAlbany student athletes were up to the task, securing bids to the NCAA Women's Volleyball Tournament and the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision Tournament.
UAlbany Student Learning in the Heart of State Government
ALBANY, N.Y. (Nov. 14, 2011) -- When Amaury Muñoz was a boy growing up in the Dominican Republic, he never dreamed he would one day meet a former U.S. president, work for a U.S. senator, or be an intern in the Office of Regional Affairs for the governor of New York state. All of this became possible at the University at Albany.
ALBANY, N.Y. (November 9, 2011) -- During financial hard times, some older adults may turn to alcohol or cigarettes as a way to cope, according to a University at Albany study in the November issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs.
UAlbany Honors Veterans
ALBANY, N.Y. (November 8, 2011) -- As home to more than 200 student veterans and roughly 75 faculty and staff veterans, the University at Albany honors and supports the efforts of its service men and women in a variety of ways through UAlbany's 'Veterans Services.'
ALBANY, N.Y. (November 3, 2011) -- UAlbany professor of journalism Rosemary Armao and journalists at the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) were named winners of the 2011 Daniel Pearl Award.
ALBANY, N.Y. (November 3, 2011) – UAlbany's RNA Institute announced today that nine distinguished scientists, including Nobel Laureate Ada Yonath and members of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, will serve as its Scientific Advisory Board.