The University at Albany welcomed more than 2,700 freshmen and about 1,400 transfer students at the Opening Convocation.
Fall 2016: Features
In 2015, University at Albany Track-&-Field Coach Roberto Vives urged student-athlete Grace Claxton to begin training in the 400-meter hurdles. This summer, she competed in that event at the Olympics in Rio.
Justin Pegueros, an M.P.H. student at the School of Public Health, and Cidny Ramirez, who majors in atmospheric science and Chinese studies, plan to use the skills they acquire at the University at Albany to save lives.