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Phyllis Galembo of Department of Art and Art History honored for nearly 30 years of vividly capturing cultural and religious traditions.
Underscoring his commitment to advance UAlbany as a publicly-engaged research university, President Robert J. Jones will honor university-community partnerships improving public well-being in the region and beyond at the 2014 President's Awards for Exemplary Community Engagement on April 25.
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The University at Albany is culminating a weeklong series of activities in celebration of the Earth, the environment and sustainability by hosting the 2nd annual Family Earth Day on Sunday, April 27 from 1-4 p.m. on the University's uptown campus.
Hamdi Ulukaya, founder of Chobani, America's #1-selling yogurt, and Thomas D’Ambra, co-founder of drug-discovery leader Albany Molecular Research, Inc., will receive honorary degrees, May 17 and 18.
Justin Minder, assistant professor in UAlbany’s Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, will bring students from several area urban high schools to campus starting in 2015 for a new summer weather and climate change day camp.
UAlbany hydrologist Craig R. Ferguson receives a prestigious honor for a pioneering approach to satellite remote sensing that addresses a vexing issue in the the use of weather and climate models – how to correctly represent how land and atmosphere interact.