‘SUNY EduTram’ to Revolutionize Inter-Campus Transportation (UPDATE)
Apr01

‘SUNY EduTram’ to Revolutionize Inter-Campus Transportation (UPDATE)

SUNY EduTram Cockpit SUNY EduTram Interior SUNY EduTram Exterior SUNY EduTram Rollout Plan   SUNY today announced that it will begin development of the ‘SUNY EduTram’, an innovative system-wide, supersonic transportation system that will connect all 64 SUNY campuses across New York State. The system will have the capacity to move students, faculty, and resources between SUNY campuses in a matter of minutes. The...

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Future Cities Lit by Beautiful Bioluminescent Trees
Mar31

Future Cities Lit by Beautiful Bioluminescent Trees

A laboratory at Stony Brook University, working with designer Dann Roosegaarde, has developed a glowing plant by merging luciferin–which is the chemical that enables fireflies to glow–with a simple plant. The result is a plant, in dirt, that glows. Naturally. And it is awesome. Roosegaarde, a self-described designer/artist/architect from the Netherlands, pronounced his vision for the future of technology incorporation at...

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SUNY Mascot Madness 2014 – Final Four
Mar28

SUNY Mascot Madness 2014 – Final Four

Welcome to Round 4 in the Second Annual SUNY Mascot Madness! This is a competition where YOU can decide who is New York’s favorite campus mascot! This year’s contest includes a record 44 SUNY campuses representing more than 637 athletic teams and 350,000 students! Round 1 saw 44 mascots compete. In Round 4, the remaining 4 mascots will compete to see who makes it into the final round of the competition! SUNY has more than 85...

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Expert: 80% Likelihood That 2015 May Be Warmest on Record
Mar26

Expert: 80% Likelihood That 2015 May Be Warmest on Record

It is very likely that an unusually intense El Niño will headline the summer 2014 season–and because of that, make 2015 the warmest year on Earth in recorded history, according to experts. El Niño is a temporary increase in the surface temperature of the Pacific Ocean near the Equator, which causes fluctuations in weather patterns across the globe. It provokes deadly drought in some regions of the world, while flooding others...

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Med Student Shocked by Marriage Proposal on Match Day
Mar25

Med Student Shocked by Marriage Proposal on Match Day

Every medical school student dreams about ‘Match Day’. After four years of study in the classroom, students are paired with a prospective residency program, usually at another hospital anywhere in the country, where they intern side-by-side with doctors in the real medical setting for three more years before becoming a fully-licensed doctor (of course, after passing exams). At Stony Brook University in Long Island, New...

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SUNY Mascot Madness 2014 – Round 3
Mar24

SUNY Mascot Madness 2014 – Round 3

Welcome to Round 3 in the Second Annual SUNY Mascot Madness! This is a competition where YOU can decide who is New York’s favorite campus mascot! This year’s contest includes a record 44 SUNY campuses representing more than 637 athletic teams and 350,000 students! Round 1 saw 44 mascots compete. In Round 3, the remaining 8 mascots will compete to see who makes it into the final 4 before reaching the finals. SUNY has more than 85...

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U.S. News Names 85 SUNY Programs “Best Graduate” Tracks for 2015
Mar20

U.S. News Names 85 SUNY Programs “Best Graduate” Tracks for 2015

Multiple SUNY campuses’ graduate schools have been honored for their superior graduate programs by being named to U.S. News and World Reports’ 2015 Best Graduate Schools Rankings. The rankings, released in March, highlight over 1,300 programs across the nation, with many SUNY schools recognized in the top 100 of 11 disciplines and many others in the full list. According to U.S. News,  rankings in the main disciplines for...

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SUNY Mascot Madness 2014 – Round 2
Mar19

SUNY Mascot Madness 2014 – Round 2

Welcome to Round 2 in the Second Annual SUNY Mascot Madness! This is a competition where YOU can decide who is New York’s favorite campus mascot! This year’s contest includes a record 44 SUNY campuses representing more than 637 athletic teams and 350,000 students! Round 1 saw 44 mascots compete. In Round 2, the remaining 16 mascots will compete to see who makes it into the final 8 before reaching the semifinals and finals. SUNY...

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