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September Campus News

Indian Pond Restoration Project
This fall marks the start of a multi-year, multi-phased project to restore and enhance Indian Pond.

Expanding UAlbany's International Profile One Student at a Time
Sept. 29, 2008 - Carol Whittaker of the University at Albany's School of Public Health has logged many miles around the globe to find just the right graduate students. She travels so often, her passport is thick with added pages.

New Group on Campus: UAlbany Students for Sustainability
Sept. 29, 2008 - This September marks the start of UAlbany Students for Sustainability’s first full school year as a student organization at the University at Albany.

Constitution Day: Freedom Leads to the Polling Booth
Sept. 29, 2008 - On Sept. 17, Heather Hart, a UAlbany sophomore from Marcellus, N.Y., was handing out pocket-sized copies of the United States Constitution in the Campus Center lobby to each student who passed by.

University at Albany MBA Faculty Build G3: Going Green Globally
Sept. 29, 2008 - A fledgling program to have teams of UAlbany's first-year MBA students evaluate global strategies for companies in the renewable energy sector has taken off and become a success with students and business executives alike.

UAlbany Student Receives ODK Leadership Award and Scholarship
Omicron Delta Kappa (ODK), the National Leadership Honor Society, has awarded UAlbany graduate student Nick Fahrenkopf a $1,000 scholarship. 

Join UAlbany's Emeritus Center for Fall Activities
UAlbany's Emeritus Center will celebrate its third anniversary on November 7 at 4 p.m. in UAB 433. The center is only the second emeritus center in the entire SUNY system 

Warhol Collection to Debut Oct. 23 at University Art Museum
An important yet rarely seen collection of Andy Warhol photographs will be on display at the University Art Museum beginning on Oct. 23. The exhibit is one of three that will be featured through Dec. 21.

Empire Commons Road Project Improves Safety
New safety features were completed this summer for the Empire Commons pedestrian crosswalk area.

UAlbany to Test NY Alert on Sept. 29
The University will administer a test of the SUNY NY Alert system on Monday, Sept. 29. Participants will receive a phone call, text message (if their phone is set up for text messaging) and e-mail if they signed up for these services.

UAlbany Students Take a Sneak Peek at New CBS Comedies
UAlbany's Student Association is presenting, for the first time ever, pre-screenings of two new CBS television shows.

Counseling and Health Center Hosts Open House for University Community
The University Counseling Center and University Health Center will host an open house at their new state-of-the-art location.

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