UAlbany Biology Professor
Wins Sloan Foundation Award
in Nation as Educational Hub
Kennedy’s Roscoe Nominated
for a 2003 PEN/Faulkner Award
UAlbany Department of English; The City of Your Final Destination by Peter Cameron (FSG); The Ecstatic by Victor LaValle (Crown); The Caprices by Sabina Murray (Mariner); and Little Casino by Gilbert Sorrentino (Coffee House Press).
The judges, Gail Godwin, Valerie Martin, and Alexs Pate, looked at 357 novels and short story collections published in the U.S. by more than 90 publishing houses, including small and academic presses.
The winner will receive $15,000; the four finalists will receive $5,000 each. The authors will be honored during the 23rd An-nual PEN/Faulkner Award ceremony at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, May 17.
MindGenix Helps Drug Firms
in Alzheimer’s Research
MindGenix, managed by David Pushett, chief operating officer, offers contract research services to firms that develop pharmaceuticals to combat neurological ailments, especially the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. Full Story