April 21, 2005
Contact: Ron Lesko
Albany College of Pharmacy
University Heights Association hires Public Safety staff
ALBANY, N.Y. – University Heights Association Inc. has hired Anthony Pirrone, of Malta, as an officer in the Office of Public Safety, which provides security services on the campuses of Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School and Sage College of Albany, Executive Director June McQuide announced. Also in the Office of Public Safety, Marie Abraham has been promoted from officer to shift supervisor.
Jennifer Walden, of Ravena, has been hired as a Public Safety dispatcher.
The UHA Office of Public Safety currently has 35 full- and part-time employees patrolling the campuses of three of its four member institutions. The fourth, Albany Medical Center, has its own security force.
University Heights Association was established in 1995 to create an academic/medical consortium of international stature in the Capital Region. The four member institutions – Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, Albany Medical Center and The Sage Colleges – are a unique collaboration promoting quality education, premium health care, public discourse of important issues, cutting-edge research and technology, vibrant neighborhoods, and progressive private and public partnerships. UHA, in partnership with the four member institutions, continues to build upon a network of shared resources to enrich academic connections for the benefit of students, faculty, staff and the surrounding neighborhoods.