Union in the Media

Union’s faculty, staff and students are often mentioned in local, national and international media outlets. Among the outlets that have highlighted Union include the Chronicle of Higher Education, Inside Higher Ed, New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, National Public Radio, U.S. News and World Report, MONEY and the Associated Press.

Content on Union’s news site has been honored by the Council for the Advancement of Secondary Education (CASE).

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National media outlets feature President David R. Harris's thoughts on Supreme Court's ruling on affirmative action

The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down race-conscious admissions policies for most colleges and universities across the country in a pair of cases challenging affirmative action at Harvard and the University of North Carolina.

President David R. Harris shared his thoughts about the decision with a number of national media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, the Associated Press and Inside Higher Ed.

He was also quoted in a story by The Daily Gazette.

A subscription may be required to access any of the articles.

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Marcus Hotaling quoted by Inside Higher Ed

Marcus Hotaling, director of the Eppler-Wolff Counseling Center and president of the Association of University and College Counseling Center Directors, shared his expertise about student mental health with Inside Higher Ed. A subscription may be required to access the article.

Hotaling joined Union in 2007.

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Professor Chad Orzel quoted in Popular Mechanics

Chad Orzel, associate professor of physics and astronomy, was recently quoted in Popular Mechanics in an article headlined, "Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle." A subscription may be required to access the article.

Orzel joined Union in 2001.

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Professor Shena McAuliffe discusses latest short story collection with the Daily Gazette

Shena McAuliffe, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Assistant Professor of English, discussed her latest collection of short stories, "We Are A Teeming Wilderness," with the Daily Gazette.

A subscription may be required to access the article.

She is the author of “The Good Echo: A Novel” (Black Lawrence Press 2018) and “Glass, Light, Electricity” (University of Alaska Press, 2020). One of the essays in “Glass, Light, Electricity,” titled “Marceline Wanted a Bigger Adventure," was awarded a prestigious Pushcart Prize.

She joined Union in 2018.

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Times Union previews Union College Chamber Singers performances of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony

The Union College Chamber Singers joined the acclaimed Albany Pro Musica and Albany Symphony Orchestra in performances of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at Troy Music Hall, a National Historic Landmark known for its impeccable acoustics.

The Times Union previewed the concerts. A subscription may be required to access the article.

A story also appeared on the College's news site.