Chancellor Zimpher Honors 79 Scholar Athletes
May07

Chancellor Zimpher Honors 79 Scholar Athletes

This week Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher announced 79 recipients of the 2011-12 Scholar Athlete Award, which recognizes outstanding academic excellence and athletic achievement. “SUNY students who earn this award have excelled in our classrooms as well as our athletic programs,” said Chancellor Zimpher. “With an average GPA of 3.6 and a number of championship competitions among them, this year’s scholar athlete awardees are a highly...

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New York Women in Communications announces Matrix scholarship winners
May02

New York Women in Communications announces Matrix scholarship winners

New York Women in Communications, Inc. is the premier organization for communications professionals in the New York metropolitan area. The membership represents all facets of the communications industry, including print, broadcast and online journalism, public relations, marketing, corporate communications, advertising, digital media and book publishing. Membership is made up of students, professionals at entry levels, mid-career...

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FIT’s 4th Annual Pet Apparel & Accessories Fashion Show
Apr25

FIT’s 4th Annual Pet Apparel & Accessories Fashion Show

Fashion designer Dawn Deisler was named the winner of awards for pet apparel and accessories presented at the Fashion Institute of Technology’s fourth annual pet fashion runway show, BARKinistas Unleashed, held April 18 at FIT in New York City. Deisler won the Best of Fashion Show Award for an ensemble of a suede leash and matching suede and boa embossed leather patchwork coat, and the Kmart Salable Style Award for a python black and...

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Behind The Scenes With Chairman H. Carl McCall

Recently, I had the opportunity to sit down with Chairman McCall and find out more about him. He’s accomplishing a great deal for SUNY as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees, and it was fascinating to discover more of his personal passions. We discussed what he sees in SUNY’s future, what he hopes to read about SUNY in the New York Times some day, and his relaxing afternoons fishing in Dutchess County. Chairman McCall is...

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Chancellor Zimpher Recognizes Student Success

Upon arrival to The Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence ceremony, students were offered the opportunity to record a short clip on why they are the “Power of SUNY.” Each students’ accomplishments were categorized under SUNY’s Six Big Ideas. Stay tuned to the blog for upcoming posts highlighting each. Last Wednesday, Chancellor Zimpher honored more than 300 college students from SUNY campuses...

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