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Science may prove God is fictional, but does religious faith serve a purpose?
One evolutionary biologist says yes.
David Sloan Wilson, an evolutionary biologist, author, and professor at Binghamton University said belief in God is a necessary evolu...October 9, 2008 by Carly Laniado
Residents of Colonial Quad were welcomed back to UAlbany this past move-in weekend with warm weather, a perky ResLife staff, a bright shining sun, and, unfortunately, no dining hall.
That is because the Colonial Quad cafeteria is still in the proces...October 9, 2008 by Carly Laniado
Nearly 35 percent of college students say they are "very dissatisfied" with their school's current e-mail system, according to a Google survey.
The reason: a little less than 21 percent claim there isn't enough storage space and so they have their '....October 9, 2008 by Carly Laniado
Bianca can tackle a 95-pound German Sheppard in less than a second.
University at Albany Police Officer Edward Myers said that Bianca, UPD's single-purpose, explosives detection dog, tackled his personal dog, Ducas, after he somehow violated her territ...April 22, 2009 by Carly Laniado
The University at Albany East Campus will be the new home for Tech Valley High School, administrators and state officials announced last Thursday.
Tech Valley High School prepares students to participate in the region's growing high-tech economy by eng...March 25, 2009 by Carly Laniado
Only three University at Albany professors have signed a "Paperless Pledge" as part of a campus-wide "Go Green" initiative.
The "Paperless Pledge" was first mentioned in the March Sustainability Bulletin, a newsletter sent out every month to student...March 25, 2009 by Carly Laniado
At a memorial service for Richard Bailey last Thursday, the University at Albany community celebrated what would have been his 23rd birthday by presenting his family with an honorary University Police Department badge.
Bailey, a UAlbany senior, was ...March 30, 2009 by Carly Laniado
The University at Albany's party school ranking by Playboy U has little to no effect on students, according to administrators and students themselves.
Incoming freshmen said the No. 25 ranking doesn't effect their decision to attend this university, an...May 8, 2009 by Carly Laniado
Construction on the new Indian Quad Dining hall is nearing completion, University at Albany officials said.
"I walked through it yesterday and it's coming along just great," said John Giarrusso, UAlbany's associate vice president of facilities manage...June 18, 2009 by Carly Laniado
As graduation looms nearer and nearer, I have had this overwhelming sense of emptiness. I keep on going to these "last" things, special ceremonies for "seniors" and other opportunities for public tears.
This next week, weekend and summer are go...June 18, 2009 by Carly Laniado
We've all seen it. During that both magical and endlessly stressful time of class registration, those two words that could either bring joy or sorrow to prospective students: Seats Remaining.
There are categories for Freshmen, Transfer Freshmen, Hon...October 9, 2008 by Carly Laniado
On Tuesday, April 16 at 3:30 p.m., there will be an open forum in the Campus Center Terrace Lounge where students can discuss the University Health Center relocation with UAlbany administrators. The University Heath Center and Counseling Center Servic...October 9, 2008 by Carly Laniado
The UAlbany University Council met last Friday, March 7, in their first of at least four meetings this semester. The University Council "serves as an oversight and advisory body to the campus and to UAlbany's president and senior administration," a...October 9, 2008 by Carly Laniado
"Reduce, Reuse and Recycle," have been drilled into students heads since elementary school, but it doesn't end there.
UAlbany is competing, for the second year, with about 400 other higher education institutions in 46 states -- 29 of which are in Ne...October 9, 2008 by Carly Laniado
OK, not only is grad school itself obscenely expensive, but before I even get there I've spent a small fortune just on applying.
Let me just say that I am absolutely terrified of the real world, and while some of my peers may be "so done with school...December 4, 2008 by Carly Laniado
I've never seen so many people sitting at a rock show.
The Smashing Pumpkins, my favorite band in the whole wide world, ever, played the Mohegan Sun Arena in C.T. last Sunday evening.
They started promptly at 7:30 p.m. There was no opening act...December 4, 2008 by Carly Laniado