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Union receives grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to highlight the Adirondacks
This marks the fifth straight year the school has been honored by Insight Into Diversity magazine.

Union recognized for its commitment to diversity and inclusion
This marks the fifth straight year the school has been honored by Insight Into Diversity magazine.

Union recognized for its commitment to the environment and sustainability
For the eighth year in a row, Union included in The Princeton Review’s “Guide to Green Colleges.”

New York Six presidents express concerns about DACA program
Union is a member of the consortium, along with Colgate University, Hamilton College, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, St. Lawrence University and Skidmore College.

Convocation ushers in a new year at Union
President Stephen C. Ainlay presides over 12th and final ceremony.

President Stephen C. Ainlay to step down after current academic year
Ainlay will have completed 12 years of distinguished leadership at Union.

Union to launch $100 million project that will transform Science and Engineering complex
The project is the most ambitious and largest in the school’s history.

Union celebrates Founders Day
The campus celebrates the 222nd anniversary of the College’s charter and the 200th anniversary of Union’s Phi Beta Kappa chapter.

Ainlays honored by Boys and Girls Clubs of Schenectady
Union has participated in a number of projects to benefit the non-profit organization

Union president among college leaders urging Trump to take action against “harassment, hate and acts of violence”
The action follows a number of incidents reported nationwide, including many on college campuses.

Union again among the greenest colleges in the country
Union has again been named one of the country’s most environmentally responsible colleges, according to The Princeton Review’s “Guide to Green Colleges.”

Board of Trustees extend President Stephen C. Ainlay's contract
John E. Kelly III, chair of the Union College Board of Trustees, today announced that the board has extended the contract of President Stephen C. Ainlay.

Union College changes motto after 220 years 
Motto now reads (“Under the laws of Minerva, we all become brothers and sisters."

Union’s age-old motto gets a modern makeover 
the College will modify its centuries-old motto to add the French word for “sisters.

Bees, bottle, bridge: College awards Presidential Green Grants 
Now in its eighth year, the program supports environmentally sustainable projects at Union, and is open to faculty, staff and students

Union honored for diversity efforts, STEM leadership 
Insight Into Diversity magazine highlights programs, faculty

Convocation opens next chapter in Union’s remarkable history 
College celebrates start of its 221st academic year

President Stephen C. Ainlay's 2015 Convocation Address 
College celebrates start of its 221st year

Pride and joy at Union College commencement 
Nearly 500 students receive degrees

eBay executive bids graduates sage advice 
Devin Wenig '88 spoke to nearly 500 members of the Class of 2015 at Union’s 221st Commencement

Union to host annual symposium on liberal arts and engineering 
In 1845, Union became the first liberal arts college to offer engineering

Union again among nation’s top “green” colleges 
College's sustainability efforts cited by the Princeton Review

President Ainlay speaks to class on College history 
Ainlay spoke about several Union figures influential in the Civil War era.

Chapel bells to ring in remembrance of Lincoln and the Civil War 
The College will pay homage to one of the nation’s greatest leaders and the millions of Americans affected by the war by ringing the campus bells.

$11 million gift from Feigenbaum Foundation will have far-reaching impact on Union campus 
The foundation will provide the lead gift that will allow the College to transform the Visual Arts building, completing a vibrant arts corridor

Top play: Head of ESPN’s SportsCenter to speak at Union 
Rob King's talk part of Presidential Forum on Diversity series

President Stephen C. Ainlay's 2015 Founders Day greeting 
College celebrates 220th anniversary of its charter

‘Karp is a coup’: Renovated building draws high praise 
After being closed for a year-long major renovation, the former Humanities building has reopened as Karp Hall

Applications to Union approach 6,000, a new record 
Pool is one of the strongest and most diverse in the College's history

Noted champion of the liberal arts and the humanities to speak at Founders Day 
Event commemorates the 220th anniversary of the College's charter

Union’s economic impact on region nearly $300 million annually 
Downtown businesses cite the Union College effect

Union honored for commitment to community service 
College again named to President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Union College ranked among most beautiful campuses 
Campus honored by Princeton Review