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October 16, 2014
College leaders discuss strategic plan implementation
The College’s Strategic Plan is working thanks to involvement by the entire campus community, President Stephen C. Ainlay said Tuesday to open a campus-wide discussion on implementation of the 2013 plan.

October 7, 2014
Union teams with state in campaign against sexual assault and domestic violence
Men's hockey team and student leaders will head effort

September 11, 2014
College awarded Presidential Leadership Grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
The $150,000 grant will support an interdisciplinary program within the College's Common Curriculum

June 16, 2014
Fine art bronze works dedicated at Henle Dance Pavilion
Leslie and David Steiner donated “The Shade” and “Age of Bronze” sculptures in honor of their daughters, Courtney '12 and Rachel ’14.

February 16, 2013
College dedicates Kelly Adirondack Center
Center is named in honor of longtime Union benefactor John E. Kelly III '76 and his wife, Helen-Jo.

November 9, 2012
10 minutes with Stephen Ainlay
President profiled as part of The Business Review's popular feature

October 20, 2012
Union to build new wellness center
Lead gift comes from longtime College benefactor William M. Wicker '71 and his wife, Pamela.

October 19, 2012
Trustees create scholarship to honor the Ainlays
The Stephen C. Ainlay and Judith Gardner Ainlay scholarship will be used to provide financial aid

October 15, 2012
Green grants fuel innovative campus projects
Now in its fifth year, the grants are administered by the College's U Sustain Committee

August 17, 2012
Union's Adirondack Center kicks off inaugural lecture and concert series September 6
Folk favorite Dan Berggren will perform at 5:45 p.m.

June 14, 2012
Tonko announces legislation at Mighty Waters conference
The Congressman spoke to the group in Memorial Chapel.

June 11, 2012
Union president: Why not U?
Stephen Ainlay asked the graduates: "Why Not U?"

April 5, 2012
Will hockey be tail that wags Union brand?
Team's success may mean more applicants for school

March 17, 2012
ECAC win draws VIP
President Ainlay and his wife, Judith, are hockey team's biggest boosters

February 23, 2012
Founders Day interview with author Richard Russo and President Stephen Ainlay
College celebrates 217th anniversary of its charter

May 21, 2011
Dedication of Peter Irving Wold Center highlights ReUnion
Events ranged from the fun – the 100th Alumni parade and a family picnic – to the serious – a presentation on the 40th anniversary of co-education at Union - when thousands of alumni and their families returned to campus this weekend for ReUnion.

April 25, 2011
College to acquire home of noted Adirondack conservationist
Deal includes the Paul Schaefer home and the Adirondack Research Library

January 28, 2011
State of the Union: Up close and personal with Obama
President Ainlay is invited to attend President Obama's address at the General Electric plant in Schenectady

January 10, 2011
Green Grants shine spotlight on sustainability at Union
Sixteen projects will support sustainability across campus