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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 …

It has been several years since Residential Life made changes to the Residential Assistant position. As a student that has only interacted with RAs in the new model, and with …

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 …

The Office of Environmental Sustainability kicks off their 12th annual Energy Campaign this year with a focus on water conservation. The Energy Campaign is a 10-week competition between residential and …

The University at Albany required all Residential Life staff to complete a CPR training course this summer, a shift in policy from last year when several RA’s said they were …

Instructions not to touch students in a medical emergency have some Resident Assistants worried they could be fired for helping a student in need of immediate emergency care. Four RAs, …

Newly minted Student Association State Quad senators believe residents don’t know enough about asbestos despite notices provided in housing documents and dorm signage. Cassandra Jones, a recently elected SA State …
ResLife, University at Albany

Residential Life is hoping to determine the future of resident assistant pay before month’s end to replace the department’s long-standing stipend system. Working with UAS, Residential Life is looking to …

Temporary compensation changes for the University at Albany’s students working for Residential Life has had a mixed reception among resident assistants across campus living areas. For over a month, resident …

By Deyshawn Clarke-Wells 11/28/2015   He was sitting around anxious for days, constantly checking his email inboxes even though he knew there was nothing new. Then University at Albany sophomore Rafeuris …