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UAlbany Researchers Awarded $5 Million by U.S. Department of Agriculture to Improve Local Urban Forestry

The new project aims to improve the health of Albany’s urban forest and educate the next generation of local climate leaders. It is part of a $1 billion investment from the USDA’s Forest Service to expand access to trees and green spaces in...
19-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: Is Teledentistry Here to Stay?

A new UAlbany School of Public Health study examines the rise of teledentistry — including ways that it has proven effective, barriers to service access and comparisons across states
7-Sep-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Paleoclimate Lab Researchers Use National Science Foundation Support to Study Climate Change Past

Through nearly $800,000 in new support from the National Science Foundation this summer, lab researchers are focused on South Asia and the Middle East.
31-Aug-2023 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Team Up to Build Open Geoscience Community through $1.6 Million National Science Foundation Project

The funding supports phase two of “Project Pythia,” a collaborative effort to collect high-quality interactive learning tools for Python-based data analysis and visualization in the geosciences.
10-Aug-2023 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Climate Scientists Use Data from Hurricane Maria to Test New Social Vulnerability Assessment Tool

Researchers are using data from Hurricane Maria to assess the critical infrastructure vulnerabilities that still exist in Puerto Rico around extreme weather events, specifically for socially vulnerable populations.
31-Jul-2023 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Faculty Vacancies in New York State Nursing Programs Could Reduce Capacity to Train New Nurses

UAlbany's Center for Health Workforce studies shares results from its annual survey of nursing programs in New York State.
27-Jul-2023 3:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

University at Albany, Rand Study Links Legal Representation to Reduced Reliance on Bail

Having a defense attorney present at an initial bail hearing lowered the use of cash bail and pretrial detention without increasing the odds that a defendant won’t show up at a preliminary hearing, according to a new study co-authored by UAlbany...
27-Jun-2023 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UAlbany Professor Receives Funding to Advance ALS Research

University at Albany’s Professor Li Niu has received new funding to support his research investigating new treatments for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). The proposed work will build on his lab’s existing research in this area, with a focus...
27-Jun-2023 10:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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