Samhita Mukhopadhyay
Fall 2018 Cover Story

Making Waves at Teen Vogue

In "The Power of the Pen," UAlbany highlights Teen Vogue Executive Editor Samhita Mukhopadhyay, B.A.'00, and three other prominent alumni writers.

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Mark Nepo speaks to a large crowd on stage

Spiritual Visionary

There are two distinct phases of the writing and teaching career of Mark Nepo: Before Oprah and After Oprah.

Jessica Valenti

Fourth-Wave Feminist

Feminist writer Jessica Valenti, whose sixth book was a New York Times bestseller, has rather surprising advice for college students: Don’t be afraid to fail!

Dean Chang poses for a photo in front of the New York Times building

A Journalist's Journalist

From an early age, Dean Chang thought he might want to work as a journalist. While serving as editor of the University at Albany’s student-run newspaper, the Albany Student Press (ASP), he decided that a career in the news business was “what I want to do.”

Students cheer and hold signs for This Is Our Time The Campaign for the University at Albany

The Campaign for the University at Albany

Proud members of the UAlbany family – including these students – eagerly await the launch of This Is Our Time: The Campaign for the University at Albany. The $150-million campaign, which kicks off this October, will continue to propel UAlbany forward, transforming the Capital Region, New York State, and the nation while ensuring bright futures for students, alumni, faculty, and researchers.

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Climate Change Explained

Climate Change Explained

For decades, the existence of climate change has been discussed, debated, debunked, and documented. But what is climate change? What evidence do we have that it exists? How and why does it occur? Do human actions contribute to climate change? If so, what can human beings do to reverse or halt it? And what are the consequences for Earth – and for us – if it isn’t stopped?

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Ronald Frasch
Where Are They Now?

Career Reinvention

In the “competitive, complex” field of fashion merchandising, Ron Frasch enjoyed handling the challenges that came his way.

Nora Lum and co-stars Nico Santos and Constance Wu on set of "Crazy Rich Asians"
Where Are They Now?

Red-Carpet Days, Red-Letter Year

What a year it’s been for former UAlbany communications and women’s-studies major Nora Lum, B.A.’11!

Madeeha Kahn
The Last Word

Classmate to Classmate

Madeeha “Mady” Khan talks about her experience at UAlbany.

UAlbany class of 2022 pose for a photo on the field of Casey Stadium

Around Campus

Catch up on the latest news about UAlbany students, faculty, staff and programs.

Dan Hart poses for a photo with his parents in front of the main fountain after speaking at the spring 2018 Undergraduate Commencement

Alumni Sightings

Browse photos of UAlbany alumni at various events on and off campus.