STEM Mentoring Expands, Doubles Amount of SUNY Campuses Active
Aug01

STEM Mentoring Expands, Doubles Amount of SUNY Campuses Active

The Office of the Education Pipeline is happy to announce the expansion of the SUNY and New York Academy of Sciences’ STEM Afterschool Mentoring Program. Three additional SUNY campuses- Stony Brook University, SUNY Oswego, and SUNY ESF- will bring STEM graduate and post graduate students to students in community middle schools, where they will share their passion and expertise to high-need middle school students. In September 2012,...

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Congratulations to Smart Scholars Class of 2013 Graduates
Jul03

Congratulations to Smart Scholars Class of 2013 Graduates

The Office of Early College Initiatives is proud to report that 98% of our Smart Scholars students are on track to graduate from high school this year. A staple function of the Smart Scholars program is that hard-working students can earn up to 60 transferrable college credits before they graduate high school. To celebrate our graduating Smart Scholars, we highlight an inaugural graduation class, a Gates Millennium Scholar and an ECHS...

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The Education Pipeline Presents: The S-TEN Initiative
Jun19

The Education Pipeline Presents: The S-TEN Initiative

Last November, SUNY hosted higher education faculty and their education partners from across the state for the launch of the SUNY Statewide Teacher Education Network (S-TEN). Supported by a $3.5 million Race to the Top grant, S-TEN engages higher education faculty and their educational partners in the renewal of teacher and school leader preparation to meet the needs of today’s children. The S-TEN initiative involves the work of 17...

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Smart Scholars Early College High School Students to Live, Study, and Tour SUNY Campuses This Summer
Jun12

Smart Scholars Early College High School Students to Live, Study, and Tour SUNY Campuses This Summer

In news that will encourage bright, hardworking students to attend SUNY colleges in the future, the Smart Scholars Early College High School program at Farmingdale State College has received a grant from the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC). The Smart Scholars program will receive a HESC College Tour Initiative grant that will allow 100 students to visit SUNY colleges this summer for an immersive college...

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Catching Up With Winners of the Ying TRSEF at OCC
May29

Catching Up With Winners of the Ying TRSEF at OCC

A little while back, we brought you the story of the Ying TRSEF at Onondaga Community College, a regional science fair that brought the spirit of learning and scientific inquiry to the previously fair-less Central New York region. Since then, the winners of the science fair have gone on to have exciting and prestigious awards and experiences. First place winners received the Ying TRSEF Grand Award, allowing them to advance to the...

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SUNY Works Summit Brings Together SUNY Campuses & Business Partners to Receive WACE Training
May24

SUNY Works Summit Brings Together SUNY Campuses & Business Partners to Receive WACE Training

The SUNY Works summit, a three-day professional development event taking place at Hudson Valley Community College, wrapped up on Wednesday. The summit was kicked off with opening remarks from SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher and brought together members of private industry, professional organizations, SUNY faculty and staff, and other higher education leaders. The partners engaged in talks around advancing and expanding cooperative...

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