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Students celebrate their official degree conferral at the Entry Plaza lawn with purple and gold confetti.
UAlbany Ready to Celebrate Commencement 2024
The University is gearing up to host its 180th commencement from May 9-12 — highlighted by a series of individual stage crossings and the University-wide outdoor undergraduate ceremony.
Students walk to class on the UAlbany academic podium.
UAlbany Diversity Transformation Award Supports New Class of Self-Reliant Scholars
Thanks to a Diversity Transformation Award grant presented by the Office of Diversity & Inclusion, efforts to support the self-reliant scholars initiative are back on track.
A man in a striped tie stands at a podium in front of an elaborate curtain with cloth panels draped in Xes.
Alumni Service, Achievements Honored at Awards Gala
Twelve members of the UAlbany community, including 11 alumni and a long-time staff member, were honored at the Alumni Association’s annual Excellence Awards Gala.
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Student Research, Scholarship and Creativity Shine at 2nd Annual Showcase
UAlbany held its second annual Showcase Day, which celebrates academic excellence, on Tuesday, April 30, 2024. The day-long event featured poster fairs, performances, discussions, demonstrations and exhibitions that reflected new and original exploration of topics in STEM, arts and humanities, social sciences and the professions.
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FBI, UAlbany Challenge Students to ‘Train Like an Agent’
To ensure special agents possess the necessary levels of fitness to fulfill any duty required of them, the FBI requires applicants to pass a physical fitness test. It consists of timed sit-ups and push-ups, a 300-meter sprint and 1.5-mile run.
A man dressed in all black and a bowtie kneels in front of a group of young women wearing black dresses, spider web crowns and holding stuffed animal spiders.
Five Questions With the Director of UAlbany's New Winter Guard
Preston Coppage is director of the University at Albany’s newest ensemble in the marching and musical arts, the Winter Guard.
Jacob Schoff and Alexis Candodo pose for a photo behind a wooden podium in the NYS Capitol building. Both are smiling and wearing blue short sleeved shirts. The wall behind them is made of brown stone and green marble.
School of Social Welfare Students Spearhead Legislative Education Advocacy Day 2024
UAlbany Master of Social Work students Alexis Candido and Jacob Schoff played leading roles in organizing the 2024 Legislative Education Advocacy Day at the NYS Capitol, an annual event for social work students to advocate for legislation important to the populations they serve across the state.