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volume 25, Number 2, September 13, 2001

Library News

Faculty & Staff

Paul C. Lemon Award Ceremony

Donor Supports Bulgarian Program

Workers and Globalizatioon Conference

IFW Awards

Hannan's Hip Fracture Research

New Ad Campaign

New Student Housing

UAlbany in the News

Student News

Master Plan

Danish Books

A United Campus Responds
With an outpouring of compassion and unity in countless ways, UAlbany students, faculty, and staff quickly responded to Tuesday’s horrific events.

By the hundreds, UAlbany community members lined up to donate blood at the Campus Center in the hours after the terrorist attacks. UAlbany members of National Guard units, six Five Quad EMTs, and others prepared to join rescue efforts in New York City. And in small and large groups, in organized and informal gatherings, UAlbany community members offered support to one another. Full Story

UAlbany Symposium Draws Semiconductor Industry Giants
New York Governor George Pataki told more than 175 representatives of the semiconductor industry and investment world on Monday that “a large part” of the future of the semiconductor industry will take place in New York State. Full Story

Grant Will Expand CLD Initiative in Lebanon
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded the Center for Legislative Development at the University at Albany a $17.26 million grant to continue CLD’s efforts to strengthen municipal institutions in Lebanon and increase their effectiveness in support of democracy. Full Story

TRIO Grant to Aid Disadvantaged Students
The University at Albany has a new program that will help 250 disadvantaged students realize their full academic and professional potential. The program will offer services designed to increase retention and graduation rates for students disadvantaged by low income, disabilities or because they are first-generation college students who lack support. Full Story

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