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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Alumni Profile: Cara Friedman
Mar18

Alumni Profile: Cara Friedman

Cara Friedman is a driven student, professional, and social entrepreneur. Friedman is the former Senior Director of Marketing at Likeable Media and is now studying full-time toward earning a Juris Doctorate. Friedman graduated from the University at Albany in upstate New York with a BA in Communications and an MA in Organizational Communication. She soon joined the team at a then-young company called Likeable Media in New York City....

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Two SUNY Teams Headed to March Madness
Mar15

Two SUNY Teams Headed to March Madness

The University at Albany Men and Women will be represented in the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament. The State University of New York is once again sending two basketball teams to the NCAA Tournament, or March Madness. For the second year in a row, the University at Albany Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams are both slated to compete in the fierce bracket-style contest that takes place across the United States in March and...

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4 SUNY Campuses Named Top 10 “Best College Values” by Kiplinger’s
Mar11

4 SUNY Campuses Named Top 10 “Best College Values” by Kiplinger’s

Four SUNY campuses have been named among the Mid-Atlantic’s 10 Best Public College Values for 2014 by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. Kiplinger’s also ranked four SUNY campuses among the United States’ 25 Best College Values Under $30,000 a Year for 2014 and one in the nation’s 30 Best Values in Small Colleges for 2014 in March 2014. In producing these rankings, Kiplinger’s looked in to schools’ academic quality,...

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