University at Albany Videos

UAlbany Professor John Molinari and graduate student Diana Thomas in the map room

Video: UAlbany Students Describe their Path to a Hurricane

August, 2010
A team of University at Albany students and faculty travel to Ft. Lauderdale to participate in a hurricane study coordinated by NASA.

Video: Minority HS Students Explore Accounting with 4-Day UAlbany Program

August, 2010
Thirty-four area minority high school students explored career opportunities in accounting at UAlbany.
NY Giants Quarterback Eli Manning takes the field as Giants open up training camp at UAlbany

The N.Y. Giants at UAlbany, Aug. 1-20; Fans Catch the Spirit

August, 2010
The New York Giants travel to UAlbany for the fifteenth consecutive summer, the longest period at one site in the team's training camp history.

RNA Institute

June, 2010
UAlbany's RNA Institute will offer resources for small, medium and large biomedical businesses, to spur the development of start-up companies, new research and development centers, and related business operations in New York State.
Commencement 2010

Video: UAlbany Congratulates Class of 2010

May, 2010
An estimated 3,141 students participated in UAlbany's 166th commencement ceremonies, including 2,260 undergraduate and 881 graduate degree applicants (141 doctoral, 723 masters and 17 advanced and graduate certificates).
Senior Jon Campbell, '10, managing editor, Albany Student Press

Video: UAlbany -- Cultivating Tomorrow's Journalists

May, 2010
The University at Albany is cultivating tomorrow's journalists with its flourishing Journalism program in the College of Arts & Sciences.
UAlbany School of Business Dean Don Siegel

Video: UAlbany Unveils New School of Business Building

May, 2010
The University at Albany is unveiling plans for its new 80,000-foot, $64-million School of Business building, which the university intends as a hub of innovation in commercialization and entrepreneurship.
Fountain Day 2010

Fountain Day 2010: Showcasing School Spirit

April, 2010
The University at Albany's Fountain Day represents the rite of spring and a celebration of school spirit for the campus community before the last day of classes and final examinations.
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy Dean Jeffrey Straussman interviews Howard Dean

Video: One-on-One with Howard Dean

April, 2010
Former Vermont governor and presidential candidate Howard Dean spoke to UAlbany Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy Dean Jeffrey Straussman about politics and other topics.
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy Dean Jeffrey Straussman interviews Karl Rove

Video: One-on-One with Karl Rove

April, 2010
Karl Rove, former senior advisor to President George W. Bush, spoke with UAlbany Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy Dean Jeffrey Straussman about politics, civic engagement among students and other topics.
Reuben Ingber, Student Association

Video: UAlbany Student Association Aims High with The World Within Reach Speaker Series

March, 2010
For UAlbany's Student Association (SA), it was no small task to develop The World Within Reach Speaker Series.
Students' purple and gold hand prints on the Lecture Center windows

Video: UAlbany Students Lend Census 2010 a "Hand"

March, 2010
University at Albany students dipped their hands in purple and gold paint and left their Great Danes "paw prints" on the Lecture Center windows to kick off UAlbany Census Day.
SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher

Video: SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher Speaks to UAlbany Students

March, 2010
SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher was interviewed by a University at Albany journalism class on March 9, 2010 and spoke about the Public Higher Education Empowerment and Innovation Act.
School of Social Welfare students in Africa

Video: School of Social Welfare Students Reach Out to Africa

March, 2010
University at Albany School of Social Welfare students travel to Africa annually to raise awareness about HIV, gender rights and other issues on the continent.
College of Computing and Information Technology

Video: UAlbany Academics In Focus -- Computer Science

March, 2010
UAlbany's Department of Computer Science provides students with a strong foundation in software development and advanced use of technology.
UAlbany professor of theatre Agnes Futterer

Video: 100 Years of Theatre at UAlbany

February, 2010
The University at Albany celebrates its centennial anniversary of theatrical productions with a series of performances, 10 for 2010: Celebrating 100 Years of History.
UAlbany great dane mascot Li'l D

Video: Big Purple Growl 2010

February, 2010
University at Albany basketball fans pack the stands at the Big Purple Growl and Ferocious Feast. Proud students display their school colors, their pride in the University, and their loyalty to the men's and women's basketball teams.
UAlbany's Junior FIRST Lego League Expo

Video: Scenes from UAlbany's Junior FIRST Lego League Expo

February, 2010
The University at Albany's College of Computing and Information hosted its second Junior FIRST Lego League Expo, where teams of 6- to 9-year-old girls and boys from area schools to develop Lego-based projects around the transportation theme Smart Move.
University fountains

Video: UAlbany -- Connecting Students to a World of Possibilities

February, 2010
The University at Albany unveils a new commercial, highlighting its connections to new ideas and the people who make them happen, the broad diversity of its people and programs, and the world of opportunities it puts within reach.
Carroll Dunham print

Video: University at Museum Features Carroll Dunham Prints

January, 2010
The fresh, bold prints of artist Carroll Dunham will come to the University Art Museum, marking the first museum study of this distinguished body of work.
candlelight vigil for Haiti

Video: UAlbany Students Host Haiti Candlelight Vigil

January, 2010
University at Albany students, faculty and staff gathered for a candlelight vigil to remember those in need in Haiti, after an earthquake devastated the country.

Video: From Our World to Yours, Happy Holidays from UAlbany

December, 2009
May your holidays glow with the warmth of family and friends.
former New York Governor Hugh Carey

Video: Hugh Carey Honored as Citizen Laureate

November, 2009
The University at Albany Foundation has named former New York Gov. Hugh Carey the recipient of its Citizen Laureate Award.
UAlbany Community Day

Video: UAlbany Puts the World Within Reach at Community Day

October, 2009
Neighbors, alumni, students and staff were invited for a day of exciting activities at the University at Albany during Community Day.

Video: UAlbany Cancer Center Attracts $7M in Grants

October, 2009
The University at Albany Cancer Research Center has been awarded $7 million in new funding to support its research into the causes, prevention and treatment of cancer, all with the goal of finding a cure for the disease.
Stuart Milk, nephew of UAlbany alumnus Harvey Milk, '51

Video: UAlbany Honors Alumnus Harvey Milk, '51

October, 2009
UAlbany alumnus and activist Harvey Milk, '51, was honored at the annual Reaching Higher, Achieving More Alumni Luncheon, which featured his nephew Stuart Milk, a fellow civil rights advocate.
former Secretary of State Colin Powell

Video: Former Secretary of State Colin Powell Visits UAlbany

September, 2009
University at Albany's Student Association Speaker Series brought former US Secretary of State, General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.), to campus on Oct. 10 to present "Diplomacy: Persuasion, Trust & Values."
George McGovern, former presidential candidate

Video: A Conversation with Former Presidential Candidate George McGovern

September, 2009
Former presidential candidate and liberal icon George S. McGovern visited the University at Albany to discuss his latest book, Abraham Lincoln (New York: Henry Holt & Company, 2008).
Garrison Keilor at the University at Albany

Video: A Look Inside the New York State Writers Institute

September, 2009
To date more than 850 writers and filmmakers have passed through the doors of UAlbany's New York State Writers Institute during its' first 25 years, treating students and the public with readings, workshops, and tales of the creative life.
President George M. Philip and SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher

Video: UAlbany Reduces Carbon Emissions on Nation's Roadways & Campus

September, 2009
Chancellor Nancy J. Zimpher joined University at Albany President George M. Philip to announce two new campus environmental sustainability initiatives that aim to reduce harmful carbon emissions on the nations roadways and across campus.
Students eating in UAlbanys environmentally-friendly dining halls

Video: UAlbany Welcomes Students Back to Campus with New 'Green' Options

September, 2009
The University at Albany welcomed back students with new sustainable lifestyle choices, including the opening of two sustainability-themed residence halls and a renovated Indian Quad Dining Hall featuring locally grown food and other healthy options.
Move-In Day at UAlbany, Fall 2009

Video: UAlbany Move-In Day 2009

August, 2009
Parents and students descend on the UAlbany campus to move in their personal belongings and start a new academic semester.
Quarterback Eli Manning at N.Y. Giants Summer Training camp at UAlbany

Video: New York Giants Summer Training Camp at UAlbany

August, 2009
The New York Giants hold summer training camp for the 14th consecutive season at the University at Albany.
UAlbany Summer Orientation

Video: Summer Orientation 2009

July, 2009
Students get their first taste of university life as UAlbany welcomes the Class of 2013 for Summer Orientation.
The Moon

Video: Celebrating 40 Years on the Moon

July, 2009
UAlbany Distinguished Teaching Professor John W. Delano talks about the 40th anniversary of the first moon landing and his 25 years of research with NASA.
Tennis star Venus Williams poses for photos at UAlbany's SEFCU Arena

Video: Tennis Greats Williams, King Visit UAlbany

July, 2009
Venus Williams takes to the courts against the World TeamTennis (WTT) defending champion New York Buzz at UAlbany's SEFCU Arena, with WTT founder Billie Jean King in attendance.
SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher

Video: UAlbany Welcomes SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher

June, 2009
State legislators, UAlbany faculty and students meet with Chancellor Nancy Zimpher to discuss the University's vision and strengths.
Spring Commencement 2009

Video: Spring Commencement 2009

May, 2009
An estimated 2,991 students participated in UAlbany's 165th commencement ceremonies, including 2,057 undergraduate and 934 graduate degree applicants (131 doctoral, 675 masters and 32 advanced and graduate certificates).
Damaged house in New Orleans

Video: UAlbany Students Help Rebuild New Orleans

April, 2009
Ten School of Public Health graduate students and four University at Albany faculty members traveled to the Big Easy, seeking new ways to help out in New Orleans three years after Hurricane Katrina's devastating impact.
Fountain Day 2009

Video: Fountain Day 2009

April, 2009
A record-breaking crowd, estimated at 10,000, turns out for Fountain Day, UAlbany's annual rite of spring.
Artist Jason Middlebrook's exhibit, Live with Less

Video: Trash Turned to Art

March, 2009
Artist Jason Middlebrook brings the unbridled wastefulness of contemporary living to new heights in a massive 35-foot tower made from several tons of cardboard collected from UAlbany.
Students from the Sichuan Province of China study at UAlbany

Video: Earthquake Survivors Find Hope at UAlbany

February, 2009
Six students from China whose lives were disrupted by the May 2008 earthquake in Sichuan Province have found hope studying at UAlbany in 2009.
National Death Penalty Archives at UAlbany

Video: UAlbany's National Death Penalty Archives Add Papers

November, 2008
UAlbany National Death Penalty Archives Add Papers of "America's Foremost Death Penalty Historian."
UAlbany's Cancer Research Center

Video: UAlbany Cancer Research Center Focuses on Detection

November, 2008
The University at Albany hosted an Open House at its Cancer Research Center to highlight the importance of early breast cancer screening and advances in cancer research.
Rabi Musah, Director, The Center for Achievement, Retention and Student Success

Video: UAlbany Center Confronts Workforce Shortage of Science and Tech Grads

November, 2008
The University at Albany established a National Science Foundation-funded center committed to addressing dramatic nationwide workforce shortfalls in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.
UAlbany Celebrates New Entry Plaza

Video: UAlbany Welcomes Campus with Entry Plaza Dedication

August, 2008
The University at Albany welcomed back students, faculty and staff with the dedication of a new $4 million Grand Entry Plaza, designed as a vibrant, central gathering space for visitors and the campus community.
University at Albany archaeology project at the Pethick Site in Schoharie, New York

Video: Enhanced Learning -- Digging into the Past

July, 2008
Indiana Jones' latest world-traveling adventure might make for box office gold, but for UAlbany's archeology field school, the excitement of field study can be found right in the Capital Region's backyard.
Successful alumni return to UAlbany for annual Reaching Higher, Achieving More luncheon

Video: Successful Alumni Return to UAlbany to Inspire

December, 2007
The remarkable career paths of University at Albany graduates are points of pride for the entire UAlbany community, and we celebrate their success.
Alumnus Gregory Maguire, '76

Video: The Wizard of 'Wicked' Returns to UAlbany

April, 2007
"Wicked" Author Greg Maguire talks about his acclaimed book, the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical based on his novel, and what's up next for this 1976 UAlbany graduate.
Reaching Higher, Achieveing More Alumni Recognition Program alt

Students participate in more than 200 student clubs and honor societies, and enjoy a busy calendar of campus events.