By MADELINE ST. AMOUR Reliance on contingent faculty and staff has become a trend not only at the University at Albany, but in higher education at large in the United States.    In the fall 2013 semester, UAlbany appointed 535 new faculty members. The majority, 87 percent, were given part-time positions, …

By JANIE FRANK Some changes are being made to the original campus center reconstruction plan. In an area near the 518 Market, around where Cusato’s Pizzeria and the H2O Zone used to be before construction began, a Starbucks will be added. Stephen Pearse, director of Auxiliary Services at the University …
Behavioral Science, Biology, Sexuality Month, Relationships, National Geographic, BBC, Psychology Today

By LINDSEY RIBACK Just in time for Sexuality Month, University at Albany seniors gathered in their honors journalism class on Thursday for an exclusive opportunity to not only hear about, but also discuss the most recent work of Jennifer Verdolin, a behavioral scientist. Verdolin is the author of “Wild Connection,” …
ResLife, University at Albany

By JANIE FRANK The Department of Residential Life at the University at Albany recently made some changes to the on-campus housing policy. Freshman will still be expected to live on campus for the first year on either State Quad or Indian Quad. Now, students who were admitted as freshmen to …

By Janie Frank 2/9/16 Some changes are being made to the original campus center reconstruction plan. In an area near the 518 Market, around where Cusato’s Pizzeria and the H2O Zone used to be before construction began, a Starbucks will be added. Stephen Pearse, director of Auxiliary Services at the …
Masaya Yahata

“On that snow day, I brought my camera to school to take my friend’s photo since he needed a photo of him for his job. And after school, me and my girlfriend happened to go to the pond by Liberty because we thought it would be nice with snow. It …
Brittany Gregory / Albany Student Press: John Maloney carries the ball to the offensive side during their first scrimmage.

By Lamya Zikry 2/10/16   Two seniors of the University at Albany men’s lacrosse team, co-captains John Maloney and Blaze Riorden, were selected in the Major League Lacrosse (MLL) Collegiate Draft that took place in Baltimore on Jan. 22. Maloney was selected with the 22nd pick by the Chesapeake Bayhawks. …
Milo Votava / Albany Student Press: Visitor studying one of Keltie Ferris's paintings

Three galleries are being shown at UAlbany’s art museum including photos, videos and artists books that are part of the Race, Love, and Labor collection, and paintings by Nancy Hyatt Liddle and Kelties Ferris.
Milo Votaca / Albany Student Press

Organizations and clubs around UAlbany set up tables in the Lecture Center Jan. 27, to attract new student members for the spring semester.