50 Reasons to Attend SUNY
Apr10

50 Reasons to Attend SUNY

As the nation’s largest comprehensive educational system, SUNY offers a wide range of programs, campuses, and locations to choose from. We proudly serve over 460,000 current students, with a never ending goal to ensure that each individual receives an affordable, unparalleled education that prepares them for what lies ahead in the future. SUNY’s commitment to providing students with a diverse curriculum, accessibility, and...

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The White House Welcomes Chancellor Zimpher for Collaboration, Press Briefing
Jan16

The White House Welcomes Chancellor Zimpher for Collaboration, Press Briefing

Chancellor Zimpher was welcomed to The White House for a summit on making college more accessible. In attendance was President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and leaders representing over 100 colleges and universities and 40 organizations. Chancellor Zimpher was chosen to speak for the entire cohort to the White House press corps with White House Spokesman Jay Carney at the midday briefing. “SUNY’s standing as one of...

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The New York Master Teacher Program To Begin This Spring
Nov20

The New York Master Teacher Program To Begin This Spring

New York’s Master Teacher Program seeks to identify, reward, and support outstanding public school teachers throughout New York State. It is inspired by and modeled after Math for America, which is a supplementary education program for teachers that has flourished in New York City and since expanded nationwide. Master Teachers are chosen because they have proven content expertise, effective pedagogical skill and a deep...

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New SUNY Oswego Center Reinforces STEM Commitment
Oct09

New SUNY Oswego Center Reinforces STEM Commitment

STEM education is the study of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. These four general areas of study are extremely important in keeping up with advancement. Across New York State, STEM careers are growing 2.5 times faster than the non-STEM average growth. SUNY has been working to increase STEM education, and furthermore keeping New York and the United States as the technological and economical leader of the global...

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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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SUNY and Energy Smart New York: Spring 2013
Apr22

SUNY and Energy Smart New York: Spring 2013

SUNY as a system maximizes the Energy Smart New York campaign every single day of the year; after all, 97% of the state’s population is within 20 miles of a SUNY campus.  As an economic driver in New York State, SUNY capitalizes on the opportunity to profoundly affect New Yorkers by instating smart, and sometimes bold, environmental goals. Today we focus on a recent national intercampus achievement and groundbreaking systemwide...

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8 SUNY Campuses Named for Top “Green Ratings”
Apr16

8 SUNY Campuses Named for Top “Green Ratings”

As the nation gears up to celebrate Earth Day on April 22, SUNY is once again recognized for its outstanding commitment to environmental conservation.  The Princeton Review, in collaboration with the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), this week salutes eight SUNY campuses among the 230 most environmentally responsible “green colleges” in the United States and Canada. “SUNY’s commitment to an...

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300 Students Honored for Excellence by Chancellor Zimpher
Apr08

300 Students Honored for Excellence by Chancellor Zimpher

SUNY Chancellor Zimpher last week honored more than 300 college students from campuses throughout the state at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center.  243 SUNY students were presented with the 2013 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence, and 70 more SUNY and City University of New York (CUNY) students were recognized for receiving awards from Phi Theta Kappa, a national honor society. The Chancellor’s Award for Student...

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