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UAlbany Awarded $2.8 Million for FEMA Project Aimed at Improving Disaster Messaging

Through the project, researchers will help emergency managers develop a Message Design Dashboard (MDD) for FEMA to help write effective messages for public alert and warning.
2-Dec-2021 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UAlbany Unveils $180M ETEC Research and Entrepreneurship Complex

The facility is the epicenter of many of the University’s signature research strengths, including climate science, emergency preparedness and cybersecurity.
17-Nov-2021 2:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

NYS Mesonet, NOAA Partner to Enhance Winter Weather Observations

Researchers at the New York State Mesonet are partnering with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on a new project that aims to enhance winter storm observations using the network’s real-time data.
2-Nov-2021 12:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Chemicals found in everyday products found to be harmful to fertility

Three studies found that a group of chemicals found in many plastic products are harmful to women who are pregnant and to couples planning a pregnancy – yet the products are often not on the list of things to be avoided.
1-Nov-2021 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UAlbany Receives $1M for Program to Prevent HIV and Substance Abuse

The University at Albany has been awarded $1 million for the creation of a five-year, comprehensive program aimed at preventing HIV infections and substance use disorders among students.
25-Oct-2021 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UAlbany Researchers Partner to Improve Forecasting, Communication of Extreme Heatwaves in NYC

The project aims to equip New York City with a new set of tools that can be incorporated into decision-making around preparedness and response to extreme heat events.
30-Sep-2021 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: West Nile Virus Cases Predicted to Increase in New York, Connecticut Due to Climate Change

The findings predict that the total number of West Nile Virus cases will increase, and be more geographically widespread, across New York and Connecticut in future years due to warming trends.
30-Sep-2021 11:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

20 Years After 9/11: A Roundtable Discussion

9-Sep-2021 3:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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