Alumni Sightings

EOP Alums gather for a photo

Hundreds of EOP family members attended the 50th-anniversary celebration for UAlbany’s Educational Opportunities Program last October.

Randy Cohen and Marc Guggenheim sit in red chairs with microphones

Randy Cohen ’71, host of the popular podcast Person Place Thing, interviewed writer/producer Marc Guggenheim ’92 before an alumni audience at SUNY Global Center in New York City last November. Listen to the podcast.

UAlbany alumni pose for a photo

In January, at Network NYC and Dinner with NYC Great Danes, alumni offered students advice for living and working in New York.

Stu and Judy Madnick and Aly Raisman pose for a photo after an event

Stu and Judy Madnick ’65 met Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman prior to the University at Albany Speaker Series in December.

Jamal Rasoully poses for photo with recent alumni and current students

GOLD Schmooze: In September, young alumni who graduated between 2008 and 2018 and live in New York City gathered in Times Square for the annual GOLD Schmooze.

UAlbany grads show off UAlbany gear in Denver
Recent grads on lawn cheer on the football team

Go Great Danes! Recent grads gathered on the berm to cheer on UAlbany at the Homecoming football game.

A family sits back and relaxes in a gigantic blow up purple UAlbany chair

A UAlbany family enjoyed the “best seat in the house” at Great Dane Game Day.

Brian Fessler and members of the class of 1948

Alumni Association President Brian Fessler ’06, ’07 greets Class of 1948 members at the Half-Century Club Breakfast. 

A family poses for a photo in UAlbany gear

Great Dane tradition: Several families celebrated their UAlbany bonds at the annual Legacy Reception.

Three members of the class of 1968 pose for a photo on the downtown campus

Members of the Class of 1968 enjoyed a tour of old haunts at the downtown campus as part of their 50th reunion. 

Chi Sigma Theta sorority sisters at 100th anniversary celebration

Chi Sigma Theta sorority sisters pose for a group photo at Homecoming. The sorority celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2014.

EOP alums attend excellence awards gala

President Rodríguez and wife Rosy Lopez greeted Telethon alumni who attended Homecoming to celebrate the program’s 50th anniversary. 

Graduating seniors and recent grads connect over brunch

Graduating seniors had a chance to connect with recent grads and wrap up Homecoming weekend at the GOLD Brunch in downtown Albany.