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The university’s 2018 draft strategic plan identified increasing faculty and staff diversity as one of its core goals, a concern voiced for years by student and faculty groups. Seventy-four percent …

Long-awaited sports-themed restaurant Damien’s opened in the Campus Center on Feb. 13 to long lines of students ready to try the grill’s cuisine. The sit-down restaurant, run by the national …

Student Health Services has seen 150 influenza-like student illnesses since the first of January, more than double those the health center saw over the same period last year. “The flu …

University at Albany students filled Campus Center room 375 to hear transgender Jewish activist Abby Stein share her story and insight into transgender issues. Stein left the Hasidic Jewish community …

Two men reportedly robbed the Western Ave. Mobil station Wednesday morning, then fled towards University Drive behind the station. The suspects have not yet been apprehended, and the Albany Police …

UAlbany has received an increased influx of new applicants for the fall 2018 semester. As of the beginning of February, the university has received 27,637 applicants for next semester. That …

Unlike last semester, Phi Alpha Delta members aren’t bearing their Greek letters at the University at Albany. UAlbany’s PAD chapter — a co-ed pre-law fraternity with a historically heavy presence …

The race to be the next University at Albany Student Association president is officially underway. On the ballot this year are four tickets hoping to serve as SA’s president and …

Jewish student groups held their third annual Shabbat 360 dinner on Friday, Feb. 23 in the Campus Center Ballroom. The event was sponsored by Student Association, non-profit Jewish student center …

The 39 televisions in the newly-opened campus center restaurant Damien’s cannot currently display UAlbany sports events, despite the university’s hope for the space to garner support for their athletic teams. …