Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $14.8 Million Awarded to SUNY Campuses Through Round III REDC Competition
Dec11

Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $14.8 Million Awarded to SUNY Campuses Through Round III REDC Competition

Governor Cuomo today announced that $715.9 million has been awarded through Round Three of the Regional Economic Development Council initiative–where more than $14.8 million of that is directly granted to SUNY campuses in order to help advance New York’s economy through research and innovation. A centerpiece of the Governor’s strategy to jumpstart the economy and create jobs, the Regional Councils were put in place...

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Governor Cuomo Announces New York State to Build High-Tech Manufacturing Complex in Buffalo
Nov25

Governor Cuomo Announces New York State to Build High-Tech Manufacturing Complex in Buffalo

$225 million State investment leverages $1.5 billion in private investments Single greatest investment of Governor’s Buffalo Billion and one of the State’s most significant investments ever in Buffalo to create 850 permanent jobs and at least 500 construction jobs Governor Cuomo last week announced that as part of his Buffalo Billion initiative, New York State will build a state-of-the-art anchor hub facility for high tech...

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President Barack Obama Visits Binghamton University and The University at Buffalo
Aug20

President Barack Obama Visits Binghamton University and The University at Buffalo

President Obama is this week embarking on a bus tour to spread his message of “A Better Bargain for the Middle Class.” SUNY’s own University at Buffalo and Binghamton University will be among several stops he makes across New York and Pennsylvania. His decision to bring a message of economic revitalization and academic excellence to New York is a perfect fit given the recent achievements and ongoing commitments that SUNY has made in...

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10 Ways SUNY Impacts America
Jul04

10 Ways SUNY Impacts America

Throughout its 65-year history, SUNY has awarded tens of thousands of degrees and certificates across New York State and in conjunction with partners across the global landscape. SUNY has grown from a collection of colleges separated and scattered through villages, towns, and cities to a diverse system of institutions that impact New Yorkers (and Americans) at an immeasurable level. Because of this massive presence, the colleges and...

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Governor Cuomo, Chancellor Zimpher, SUNY Leaders Meet for Tax Free NY (UPDATE w/ video)
Jun05

Governor Cuomo, Chancellor Zimpher, SUNY Leaders Meet for Tax Free NY (UPDATE w/ video)

This week, dozens of SUNY presidents joined Governor Cuomo, Lieutenant Governor Duffy, and Chancellor Zimpher at a forum on the Governor’s Tax Free New York proposal. The plan, introduced in May by Governor Cuomo on a flash tour across New York, utilizes SUNY campuses to provide a tax-free zone for new businesses, which will spur investment while taking advantage of SUNY’s higher education for human capital and business development....

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