For UAlbany alumnus William Thomas, being named Maryland's 2009 Teacher of the Year has its perks. But the biggest reward will be meeting President Barack Obama, when he's honored at the White House.Read More
College president, champion of health care literacy to be honored Sept. 29
September 24, 2010 -- The University at Albany honors two of its outstanding Latino alumni, Dr. Tomas D. Morales, '78, '98, president of the College of Staten Island, and Dr. José Luis Calderón '77, a champion of healthcare literacy, Sept. 29 in the campus's SEFCU Arena, as part of National Hispanic Heritage Month.
September 17, 2010 -- Famed character actor Harold Gould '47, who passed away Sept. 11, 2010 at 86, acknowledged he probably caught the acting bug in an unconventional way at the New York State College for Teachers in the early 1940s.
September 7, 2010 -- Three University at Albany freshmen have won $500 gift certificates from the UAlbany bookstore as part of the campus's academic orientation program, "Explore UAlbany." These students will get off to a strong academic start by having their first semester's text books paid for, thanks to a generous donation from SEFCU.