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Phillip Downes

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Phillip Downes is a student at UAlbany, Class of 2022, and the News Editor for the Albany Student Press.

Residents of Alumni Quad on the University at Albany’s downtown campus were kept awake by two fire alarms for roughly six hours last weekend, leaving many students confused, frustrated, and …

University Police Department arrested student Mohammed Sanogo on Wednesday following a reported rape on Colonial Quad last week, highlighting another of the University at Albany’s controversial decisions to not alert …

Dozens of students have reported to campus voting initiatives that their applications for absentee voting never returned them a ballot — leaving them with no way to vote in the …

A small group of students organized a social protest outside the campus center Friday, covering a wide range of issues and attracting few students. The event was put on by …

The University at Albany will begin work to make the campus more accessible by installing an elevator and ramps from the Podium to the Lecture Centers beginning next summer. Long …

A coalition of various offices, student leaders and organizations across the University at Albany are aiming to bolster voter registration ahead of the Nov. 6 mid-term elections. UAlbany is a …

The University at Albany recently took action to reform its tailgating policies for football games. According to the university, the new regulations are oriented to, ”improve the fan experience while …

University at Albany’s Student Association passed a resolution Wednesday formally denouncing the white nationalist group Identity Evropa after at least 25 unapproved posters and stickers from the group were found …

As many freshmen Great Danes begin their fall semester classes, some first-year students in Indian Quad are feeling extra pressure from their crowded living arrangements. Several students and university representatives …