30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism to Scale
Dec04

30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism to Scale

The holidays remind us this is the season of giving. All members of SUNY make a concerted effort to volunteer and contribute to their respective campuses and local communities. The 30 Days of Giving campaign highlights students and faculty across all of our 64 campuses who participate in volunteerism and give back to those in need. With over 467,000 students and three million alumni, we want to celebrate the impact the SUNY community...

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5 Facts You May Not Know About SUNY
Nov21

5 Facts You May Not Know About SUNY

SUNY is a national leader of higher education systems.  From pioneering the federal Know Before You Owe financial awareness program through SUNY Smart Track to setting the standard for higher education systemness, the Empire State’s diverse organization of 64 campuses is complex and powerfully interesting while delivering results for thousands of students every year. But our educational experience doesn’t stop at the end...

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The New York Master Teacher Program To Begin This Spring
Nov20

The New York Master Teacher Program To Begin This Spring

New York’s Master Teacher Program seeks to identify, reward, and support outstanding public school teachers throughout New York State. It is inspired by and modeled after Math for America, which is a supplementary education program for teachers that has flourished in New York City and since expanded nationwide. Master Teachers are chosen because they have proven content expertise, effective pedagogical skill and a deep...

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SUNY Shows Support for Military Veterans
Nov07

SUNY Shows Support for Military Veterans

Veteran’s Day is a holiday given to honor people who have served time in the armed services. Thousands of veterans are enrolled as students across the SUNY system and a variety of benefits, including financial assistance, encourage college enrollment for veterans to make it easier to pursue higher education. In September, 36 SUNY Campuses were recognized as “military-friendly” by top-rated national military...

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Ask an Expert: Why do leaves change colors?
Nov01

Ask an Expert: Why do leaves change colors?

Every fall, we get to see normal, everyday green leaves change into extraordinary colors. From the vast array of New York City parks, to the beautiful landscape of the North Country, these beautifully colored leaves sure do “leave” an impression on the everyday traveler. Every year we see these beautiful leaves change colors, and every year we ask ourselves the same question, why? Expert Response Name: Dylan Horvath...

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