On Monday, April 30, 2018, the University at Albany community will honor the following individuals and programs for exemplary public engagement through research, teaching, learning, service and creative activity.

A Lifetime Achievement Award Will Be Presented to
Hal A. Lawson
Professor of Educational Policy and Leadership and Professor of Social Welfare

Congratulations to the 2018 Awardees:

  • Living-Learning Community Program, Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education

  • Justin Minder, Assistant Professor, Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences and the UAlbany Weather & Climate Camp
  • Blanca Ramos, Associate Professor, School of Social Welfare and the Amsterdam Minority Health Task Force
  • Luke A. Rumsey, Assistant Director of Neighborhood Life, Division of Student Affairs, Community Standards-Neighborhood Life
  • Tomoku Udo, Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy, Management and Behavior, School of Public Health and the Chatham Cares 4 U Program
  • Youth Movements Festival, Department of Music and Theatre, College of Arts and Sciences

RSVP to attend the awards

For more information, please contact Mary Hunt in the Office for Public Engagement at 518.442.3470 or