This is how many couples met on a SUNY campus, got married [CALCULATOR]
Feb14

This is how many couples met on a SUNY campus, got married [CALCULATOR]

People realize lots of positive results from attending college. Higher paying jobs, refined skills, exposure to a diverse collections of ideas and cultures, the list goes on. But with 3 million alumni across the globe (and growing as we awarded more degrees and certificates last year than ever before), and with Valentine’s Day being tomorrow, we found ourselves curious about one more possible benefit. How many couples tied the...

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SUNY Empire State College’s Erin Hamlin ’11 Wins Bronze at Sochi
Feb12

SUNY Empire State College’s Erin Hamlin ’11 Wins Bronze at Sochi

Erin Hamlin ‘11, a three-time Olympian and an alumna of SUNY Empire State College, has made U.S. Olympic history by winning the bronze medal, luge, women’s singles, at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. The 27-year-old of Remsen N.Y. is the first U.S. singles luger ever to win a medal in Olympic competition. “I came in with no expectations, which was huge,” said Hamlin. “Training started to go really well and I got comfortable on...

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5 Do’s (and Do Not’s) of Interviewing
Feb06

5 Do’s (and Do Not’s) of Interviewing

You walk into an unfamiliar office space as your heart is beating out of your chest. You feel yourself sweating down to your palms as you go to extend your hand for a handshake. Thoughts are going through your mind of how you wish you didn’t drink two cups of coffee that morning but there is no turning back now- the interview is about to begin. We’ve previously offered tips on how to land the interview via the way you...

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Meet Olivia, Our New Student Assistant
Feb05

Meet Olivia, Our New Student Assistant

Hi Everyone! My name is Olivia Santo and I am in the new Social Media Intern at the Office of New Media for the State University of New York! Currently I am a third year student at the Fashion Institute of Technology studying Direct and Interactive Marketing with a minor in economics. I’m very excited to come on-board the New Media Team here at SUNY and help spread the awareness of SUNY through contributing to the blog and social...

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Meet Lesley, Our New Graduate Assistant
Feb04

Meet Lesley, Our New Graduate Assistant

My name is Lesley Adewunmi and I’m the graduate student assistant with the Office of New Media at SUNY System Administration. I’ll be finishing up my Master of Public Administration degree at the University at Albany’s Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy this semester, and graduating with concentrations in Information Strategy and Management, and Nonprofit Management. I’m really looking forward to working with the Office...

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Vice President Joe Biden Visits Monroe Community College
Jan31

Vice President Joe Biden Visits Monroe Community College

Vice President and Dr. Biden visit the Rochester, NY community college to talk workforce retraining less than 24 hours following President Obama’s State of the Union Address. As part of his annual State of the Union address, President Obama called for expanded access to apprenticeships and improved job training programs at community colleges. Since his speech, he and Vice President Joe Biden have taken that message on the road...

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