UAlbany and Albany Law School Join Forces on $1.6 Million International Health Law Project in the Middle East

ALBANY, N.Y. (October 19, 2015) — The University at Albany’s Global Institute for Health and Human Rights (GIHHR), with distinguished faculty from UAlbany’s School of Criminal Justice and Albany Law School, has been awarded a $1.6 million federal grant to improve international health laws through human rights considerations. The two-year project, funded by the U.S.…

UAlbany’s New Home for its School of Business Named ‘Fourth Most Beautiful in the World’

ALBANY, N.Y. (November 21, 2013) — The University at Albany School of Business building, which opened in August 2013, has been ranked as the “fourth most beautiful business school in the world,” according to an online survey from TopManagementDegrees.com. The survey ranks UAlbany’s new School of Business building higher than business school facilities at most…

UAlbany Chosen by Blackstone LaunchPad to Help its Students Transform Innovation into Commercialization

ALBANY, N.Y. (October 23, 2015) — University at Albany President Robert J. Jones joined Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Blackstone Charitable Foundation President and Chief Operating Officer Tony James in New York City today to announce the expansion of the Blackstone LaunchPad entrepreneurship program to the University and four New York State universities. Blackstone LaunchPad…

UAlbany Unveils Massry Center for Business

ALBANY, N.Y. (September 17, 2015) — The University at Albany today unveiled the signage for its Massry Center for Business, named in honor of the Capital Region’s Massry Family. UAlbany President Robert J. Jones declared that its School of Business building will be named in honor of the family and their longstanding support of the…

Exploding National Demand in Compliance Field Finds Prime Candidates among UAlbany Students Studying Financial Market Regulation

ALBANY, N.Y. (September 15, 2014) – Students and alumni of the Interdisciplinary Studies concentration in Financial Market Regulation (FMR) at the University at Albany are well poised to reap the benefits from the growing, intense competition for qualified compliance officers. The nature of UAlbany’s unique interdisciplinary program educates and trains students, while the program’s connections…