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Alumni Association Bestows Excellence Awards

Current doctoral student Kamiar Alaei and his brother, Arash Alaei, were recognized with the Citizen of the University Award.

ALBANY, N.Y. (April 24, 2013) – Two doctors and brothers who were imprisoned in Iran for their efforts on behalf of AIDS patients, a pioneer in the area of nanomechanical sensors, and a fifth grade reading teacher in North Colonie who has instilled a love of reading in students from Nigeria to the Middle East, are among 15 honored April 20 with a 2013 University at Albany Alumni Association Excellence Award.

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