SUNY Oneonta Senior Sets Off on 4,200-Mile Cross-Country Bike Adventure
May28

SUNY Oneonta Senior Sets Off on 4,200-Mile Cross-Country Bike Adventure

SUNY Oneonta senior Jami Haynes set off on a 4,200-mile, cross-country bike adventure today with the goal of raising awareness about the Harvest of Hope Foundation, an organization that provides emergency assistance to migrant workers and their families. Haynes, 21, accompanied by her boyfriend and sister, left early Tuesday morning from her home in Central Bridge, N.Y. An avid runner and hiker, Haynes got the idea for the “Miles for...

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Bobby Hurley Named University at Buffalo Men’s Basketball Head Coach
Apr08

Bobby Hurley Named University at Buffalo Men’s Basketball Head Coach

Bobby Hurley, one of the most iconic figures in college basketball history, has been named the 12th head men’s basketball coach at the University at Buffalo. He joins UB from the University of Rhode Island, where he has been serving as associate head coach. He was hired as an assistant coach at Wagner College in 2010, and spent two seasons with the Seahawks, playing a critical role in rebuilding the men’s basketball team....

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Mascot Madness Champion, Hugo the Hawk, Speaks on His Victory and Getting Back to Work
Apr05

Mascot Madness Champion, Hugo the Hawk, Speaks on His Victory and Getting Back to Work

The first ever SUNY Mascot Madness came to a close yesterday with over 300,000 votes cast over the entire competition.  In a race that was too close to call initially, Hugo the Hawk from New Paltz was declared the winner of the first SUNY Mascot Madness over Wolfie the Seawolf from Stony Brook.  In a race to the finish, he met the library dean, cleaned the campus, and hung out with many students on campus. We were able to catch up...

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And the Winner of the 2013 SUNY Mascot Madness Competition Is…
Apr05

And the Winner of the 2013 SUNY Mascot Madness Competition Is…

The first ever SUNY Mascot Madness tournament was truly a hard-fought battle. By all measures, the championship match could have been ruled a tie. The matchup had been close throughout the week, often with less than 200 votes separating the two teams. The campaigning by both finalists was intense! All through the final week, we caught glimpses of Hugo around campus, hanging out with the students at New Paltz and doing some spring...

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ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses
Apr03

ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses

SUNY Mascot Madness is all about SUNY engagement; students, fans, alumni, and community members rally together to boost their favorite SUNY mascot up.  But what’s the reasoning behind two hundred thousand votes cast in 2013? As we approach the end of this year’s competition (which you still have some time to vote in if you haven’t already), we compiled the best mascot quotes from their profiles to explore the differences...

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Mascot Madness Finalists Show Grit and Humility During Final Round of Competition
Apr02

Mascot Madness Finalists Show Grit and Humility During Final Round of Competition

As Mascot Madness winds down, we wanted to take the opportunity to check in with our mascots and see how they feel during this last round of competition. Hugo the Hawk from New Paltz and Wolfie the Seawolf from Stony Brook took some time out of their busy schedules and answered a few questions for our dedicated Mascot Madness followers. This is a nerve-racking time for these seasoned professionals. Hugo and Wolfie have been keeping...

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