News Archive

UAlbany’s State Weather Risk Communication Center Featured on NBC’s ‘TODAY’ Show

Al Roker joined Gov. Hochul last month at ETEC to learn more about the new center.

Journalism Prof’s Article Shows Kissinger Knew Vietnam War Was Lost Years Before it Ended

Professor Thomas Bass received access to Henry Kissinger's personal diary from his visits to Vietnam in the mid-1960s.

UAlbany Partners with New York State on Weather Risk Communication Center

The first-of-its-kind center will strengthen New York’s decision-making before, during and after severe weather through an annual $1.5 million investment.

UAlbany Becomes First School in the Nation to Adopt NVIDIA’s DGX Cloud

The University at Albany is launching the DGX Cloud environment, a cutting-edge cloud-computing platform offered by NVIDIA, the leading technology company known for its GPU cards and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions.

Gattuso Honored as UAlbany Heads to Idaho for Quarterfinals

As the UAlbany football team prepares to take on Idaho in the NCAA FCS Quarterfinals on Saturday, head coach Greg Gattuso has been named the American Football Coaches Association Region 1 coach of the Year.

Massry School of Business Launches Master’s Degree in Business Analytics

Following approval by the New York State Education Department (NYSED), UAlbany has launched a master’s of science degree in Business Analytics (MSBA), with enrollment now open.

NextGenPop Works To Expand the Fields of Demography and Population Science

Undergraduate students from across the country meet for an intensive two-week program on population composition and changes, focusing on issues including race and income inequalities, health disparities and immigration.

Collection of Handmade Books from Latin America, the Caribbean Provides Tactile Learning Experience

Over 200 handmade books from Latin America and the Caribbean are now permanently on display in the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives. The books, known as libros-arte, utilize innovative papermaking processes and found objects such as fabric, flowers, sand and other materials to tell a story.

Noteworthy: Research grants, awards and publications

The latest developments on University at Albany faculty and staff who are receiving research grants, awards and other noteworthy attention.

UAlbany Chemist Partners on $300K Project to Improve Lithium-Ion Battery Recycling Methods

The demand for battery power is surging as we buy more devices, gas prices climb higher and countries transition to alternative energy sources.

UAlbany Researchers Receive $3 Million to Support Emergency Preparedness and Response to Weather Extremes

The pilot project will serve as a regional testbed to explore the potential of using big data to improve emergency management outcomes. 

Study: Climate Change Has Increased Atmospheric Instability Over Past 40 Years

The finding further validates the connection between climate change and severe weather events.