CAS Public Engagement News
Eureka! Program Powers Girls to Succeed in STEM Fields
A nationally recognized endeavor by Girls Inc. that provides hands-on opportunities in STEM, the Capital Region Girls Inc. Eureka! program has 57 girls from a number of different schools attending UAlbany this summer to learn about atmospheric and environmental sciences, mathematics and statistics, physics, psychology, women’s studies, geography and planning, chemistry, ChoreoPhysics and biology.
CAS Public Engagement Community Healing: Yoga and Meditation, April 28
Join CAS Public Engagement for community healing with Yoga and Meditation with Root3D on Thursday, April 28, 1-2:30 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom. Bring a towel or yoga mat. Healthy, healing refreshments will be provided. Contact Deb Privott at [email protected]
College of Arts and Sciences 2022 Speaker Series, Friday, April 22
Join the College of Arts and Sciences for the second event of the 2022 Speaker Series, Friday, April 22 at 9:30 a.m. via Zoom. The speakers will be Dr. Zhilin Liu, School of Public Policy and Management, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, and Dr. Xun Wu, Division of Social Sciences, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Their topics will be on governmental responses to COVID-19.
Two Named as Fellows at UAlbany’s Emeritus Center
Retired professors Randall Craig of English and George Robinson of Biology have been honored as William L. Reese Fellows for 2022 for their continued teaching and professional work.
PAC Presents a Festival of New Plays Showcasing Student Talent
A rich experience in theatre for student playwrights, actors and directors, FRESH ACTS: A Festival of New Plays will present six new works April 20-23 in the PAC.
Faculty Members Honored for Exemplary Public Engagement
The award honors UAlbany people and programs that have made outstanding contributions to addressing a significant societal need and enhancing public well-being through publicly engaged research, teaching, creative activity and/or public service, and in collaboration with community partners.
College of Arts and Sciences 2022 Speaker Series, Friday March 25
Join the College of Arts and Sciences and the UAlbany Department of Political Science for the 2022 Speaker Series, Friday, March 25 at 9:30 a.m. via Zoom. The speakers will be Dr. Jospeh Torigian of the School of International Service, American University, and Dr. Xi Zhang of the School of Politics and International Relations, Center for Russian Studies, East China Normal University. Their topics are on Russian relations.
Deb Privott to be Rewarded for Her Long Testimony of Service to Community
The Assistant Dean for Public Engagement will be honored by Girls Inc. with its 2022 Fuel Her Fire Lifetime of Inspiration Award on Tuesday, March 8, at The Edison Downtown in Schenectady.