Campus Update
November 2006

Lynn Videka Earns SUNY's Highest Faculty Rank
The State University of New York officially bestowed its highest academic honor — appointment to the rank of the "Distinguished Professorship" — upon University at Albany professor of social welfare and Vice President for Research Lynn Videka in ceremonies held Nov. 14 at State University Plaza. More>>

Video Available Retired Faculty Drawn to Emeritus Center Opening
It was standing room only at the Nov. 1 opening of the University at Albany's Emeritus Center. The center, located in University Administration Building Room 134, is only the second emeritus center in the entire SUNY system, the first having been created at the University of Buffalo many years ago. More>>

Frank Thompson Named Acting Provost
Officer in Charge Susan Herbst has announced the appointment of Frank J. Thompson as acting provost from January to June of 2007. Thompson is former dean of the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy. More>>

Team Plans for Possibility of Pandemic Flu Outbreak
It's that time of year again: Time for a flu shot, that is.
The University at Albany held a flu vaccination clinic at the Campus Center on Nov. 8; flu shots are also being offered at doctor's offices and a variety of places in the local community.  More>>

UPD Safety Fair Nov. 9
The University Police Department (UPD) is offering a safety fair at Alumni Quad on the downtown campus Nov. 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Waterbury Hall cafeteria. More>>

UAlbany Voter Registration Drive is Tops in SUNY System
More than 2,500 University at Albany students, the largest number at a State University of New York campus, registered to vote during a five-week SUNY-wide voter registration drive. More>>
Faculty/Staff >>
  • Gluck Lectures in New Orleans and China
  • Blanchard Wins Top Honor
  • UAlbany Honored at Drug Abuse Prevention Forum
  • Marschke Delivers Talks
  • Drotar's Press Releases Award-winning Book


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