Faculty Research Masterclasses
Throughout the Fall 2022 semester, Rockefeller College will be hosting a Lunch and Learn Series, featuring interesting and impactful faculty research. Each session will include a faculty presentation on their research topic of choice followed by a Q&A with the virtual audience. All are welcome to attend. Registration is required to receive the Zoom links.
As Midterms Near, Faculty, Students Weigh in on Issues
In advance of the 2022 midterms, UAlbany is hosting viewing parties and panel discussions, while students, faculty and staff are contributing to the discussion through contributed research, commentary and policy briefs on election-related issues.
Landmark study explores toll of violence on street outreach workers
A comprehensive study of working conditions for community violence intervention workers in Chicago, co-led by Assistant Professor David Hureau of the School of Criminal Justice, found that more than 60 percent have witnessed a shooting attempt and 20 percent have been shot at themselves while at work.
Albany AI: Transforming the Academic Landscape
With the goal of becoming the first university-based computer to reach a quintillion computations per second, Albany AI will empower university and industry researchers to harness massive data sets to better understand how to automate complex operations, and create teaching and research collaborations with faculty in all disciplines.
UAlbany Engineering Building to Anchor New Artificial Intelligence Supercomputing Initiative
The University at Albany today began a new era of teaching and research with the launch of Albany AI, a $200 million public-private supercomputing initiative based out of UAlbany’s soon-to-be-renovated College of Engineering and Applied Sciences building. Buoyed by $75 million in state funding to complete the transformation of the former Albany High School into a state-of-the-art engineering college and fund the construction of a supercomputer, the Albany Artificial Intelligence Supercomputing Initiative (Albany AI) will significantly expand New York’s capacity in this major emerging field.