From the Dominican Republic to SUNY: An alumna inspiring others to excel
Feb25

From the Dominican Republic to SUNY: An alumna inspiring others to excel

From the Dominican Republic to SUNY: An alumna inspiring others to excel  University at Albany — The Kingston Times this month profiled University at Albany alumna Ashley Knox, who has earned a master’s degree in humanistic and multicultural education and bachelor’s degrees in Spanish/African American studies and sociology, as she leads a series of inspirational talks titled “Go Beyond Greatness.” Ms. Knox...

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New York Meteorologists Improve How We Predict Snowfall
Feb24

New York Meteorologists Improve How We Predict Snowfall

As a blizzards continue to freeze New York’s infrastructure into 2014, researchers from SUNY Oswego and the University at Albany have taken to the shores of Lake Ontario to peer into the innards of the storm to better predict more precisely where snow will fall, and how fast. The effort lays a solid foundation for Governor Cuomo’s proposal to establish a state-of-the-art weather detection system across New York State. The...

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Meet Lesley, Our New Graduate Assistant
Feb04

Meet Lesley, Our New Graduate Assistant

My name is Lesley Adewunmi and I’m the graduate student assistant with the Office of New Media at SUNY System Administration. I’ll be finishing up my Master of Public Administration degree at the University at Albany’s Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy this semester, and graduating with concentrations in Information Strategy and Management, and Nonprofit Management. I’m really looking forward to working with the Office...

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Alumni Profile: Angelo Maddox
Jan07

Alumni Profile: Angelo Maddox

Angelo Maddox is an entrepreneur, boxer, and and true New Yorker. He attended Hudson Valley Community College for two years and seamlessly transferred to the University at Albany to complete a bachelor’s degree and decided to stay in the Capital City to start a retail company, Fresh and Fly Clothing. As if his entrepreneurial spirit and dedication to education is not enough, Mr. Maddox’s story is empowering; in 2013, Mayor...

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Alumni Profile: Greg Aidala
Dec17

Alumni Profile: Greg Aidala

Greg Aidala is a comedian, entrepreneur, and active community member. An upstate New York native, he attended Hudson Valley Community College and completed his four-year degree at the University at Albany immediately following. Aidala now operates Radial Gage Entertainment in Albany, NY. Aidala has performed from New York City to Los Angeles with comedians such as Colin Quinn, Nick DiPaolo, Kathleen Madigan, Charlie Murphy, Bo...

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What I Learned As An Undergrad
Dec13

What I Learned As An Undergrad

Phillip Leidner, a graduating senior at the University at Albany, reflects on his experiences inside and outside of the classroom–how he has grown both intellectually and as a person and offers advice for students coming into college. Phillip graduates following the completion of the fall 2013 semester with a Bachelor of Arts. Four Years Later I graduated high school and decided I was going to do two years at Nassau Community...

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Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $14.8 Million Awarded to SUNY Campuses Through Round III REDC Competition
Dec11

Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $14.8 Million Awarded to SUNY Campuses Through Round III REDC Competition

Governor Cuomo today announced that $715.9 million has been awarded through Round Three of the Regional Economic Development Council initiative–where more than $14.8 million of that is directly granted to SUNY campuses in order to help advance New York’s economy through research and innovation. A centerpiece of the Governor’s strategy to jumpstart the economy and create jobs, the Regional Councils were put in place...

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8 Alumni Revolutionizing Modern Science
Dec03

8 Alumni Revolutionizing Modern Science

WIthin SUNY’s 3 million alumni, the 64 colleges and universities educate some of the most talented individuals in the world.  SUNY strives to educate its students by providing them with great knowledge that helps to lead them into successful careers. With over 5,000 programs total, SUNY has build a solid platform for our students to grow and excel.  From helping Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak build one of the first Apple...

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