June 2017 NewsCenter Archive

  • Volunteer Ruth Smith at St. Vincent's Food Pantry
    Walking to Fill the Pantry

    The UAlbany chapter of United University Professions (UUP) recently presented St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry with $2,000 raised at its spring 5k Walk to Fight Campus Hunger.

  • MBA Weekend students
    $10K in Three Weeks

    MBA Weekend students recently learned how to make money quickly – for those in need.

  • UAlbany's Kajal Lahiri
    A Wealth of Praise

    Economist Kajal Lahiri receives a most scholarly tribute.

  • Trevor Hoppe, assistant professor of sociology.
    War on Sex

    A new book co-edited by sociology professor Trevor Hoppe focuses on the criminalization of sexuality.

  • Brittni Switser and Gwen Rowland
    Support for Seniors

    An internship helps social work students find their niche.

  • SCCC
    Streamlining Transfer Access

    It will soon be easier for students at Schenectady County Community College (SCCC) to transfer into the University at Albany. 

  • UAlbany - Albany Law venture fund
    Deepening the Affiliation

    A UAlbany – Albany Law venture fund is seeking projects that promote well-being and justice.

  • Former New York State Senator Hugh T. Farley.
    Our Highest Honor

    Former New York State Senator Hugh T. Farley will be awarded with the Medallion of the University for his extraordinary public service and leadership.

  • Igor Lednev, chemistry professor.
    Advancing Forensics

    Igor Lednev’s patented laser technology can now predict the age of bloodstains at crime scenes up to two years.

  • Lance Bosart on Weather Channel
    A Distinguished Career

    Meteorology legend Lance Bosart discusses his career and the future of forecasting on The Weather Channel.

  • Excellence
    Honoring Excellence with the Chancellor's Award

    More than a dozen UAlbany faculty and staff have been named recipients of the 2016-2017 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence for consistently superior professional achievement.

  • Deña M. Agra-Kooijman, Lewis Sharpnack and Satyendra Kumar
    X-ray Specs
    UAlbany part of first team to use high-energy beamline to study molecular vibrations.

  • School of Public Health
    A Degree for Working Pros
    SPH on-line program earns high ranking.

  • Climate pledge
    ‘We’re Still In’
    Interim President Stellar signs on to climate pledge.

  • UAlbany President-Elect Havidán Rodríguez
    SUNY Board Names Havidán Rodríguez 20th President of the University at Albany

    Founding provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley will take over UAlbany leadership in mid-September.

  • Sara Greenberger Rafferty, Dress, 2016
    Summer UAM Exhibits Open June 30

    Two new exhibitions, Sara Greenberger Rafferty: Gloves Off and Cameron Martin: Abstracts, will open at the University Art Museum on Friday, June 30.

  • Erik Schlimmer
    Therapeutic Hiking

    Erik Schlimmer finds peace hiking in uncharted territory in the Adirondack Mountains.

  • UAlbany health disparities interventionist
    A Healthful Intervention

    The state funds a new UAlbany position to end disparities within local communities.

  • Dr. Havidán Rodríguez
    ‘The Future is Bright’
    Havidán Rodríguez looking forward to becoming UAlbany’s 20th president.

  • Ioannis Kareklas, assistant professor of marketing at UAlbany.
    Deciphering Organic Foods

    Marketing professor Ioannis Kareklas offers a guide to understanding the organic food industry in new book.

  • City & State magazine cover
    Six to Watch
    Rockefeller alumni named to City & State’s “40 under 40” list.