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Category: Alumni Profiles


From Classroom to the Big Game, This Alum is Living Her Dream

From Cortland classrooms to NFL sidelines, Katie Keenan ’05, M ’10, has come a long way since her years as a SUNY student. Graduating with a degre...

Best-Selling Novel Turns Musical in New Opera Commissioned By SUNY Alum

Today is the Lyric Opera of Chicago‘s world premiere of “Bel Canto,” a new opera commissioned by famed opera soprano and SUNY Potsdam al...

From School to Career, This Alum is Teaching Students How to Speak Up

For so many Americans, public speaking is a fate worse than death, at least according to the surveys. And it’s not hard to imagine why. It’...

Living and Working in Havana, This Alum Is Living Her Dream!

Michelle Ranieri says that she is living her dream. A recent graduate of college, she is now living and working in the warm Caribbean air as the Cuba ...

An Inspiring Journey Leads to Becoming A Doctor of All Trades

You’ve no doubt heard about a jack-of-all-trades, but for Dr. Daryll Dykes ’83, he is a doctor, literally, of all trades. The Onondaga Community C...