Erin Hamlin ‘11 Contender for “Best of U.S.” at 2014 Winter Olympic Games
Feb28

Erin Hamlin ‘11 Contender for “Best of U.S.” at 2014 Winter Olympic Games

Bronze-medal-winning Erin Hamlin ’11, SUNY Empire State College, is in the running for Female Olympian of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Hamlin is the first American ever in to win an Olympic medal in luge singles competition. “I came in with no expectations, which was huge,” said Hamlin. “Training started to go really well and I got comfortable on the track early in the week. I started having pretty solid runs and so I thought this...

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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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30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism To Scale
Dec16

30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism To Scale

The holidays remind us this is the season of giving. All members of SUNY make a concerted effort to volunteer and contribute to their respective campuses and local communities. The 30 Days of Giving campaign highlights students and faculty across all of our 64 campuses who participate in volunteerism and give back to those in need. With over 467,000 students and three million alumni, we want to celebrate the impact the SUNY community...

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30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism to Scale
Dec06

30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism to Scale

The holidays remind us this is the season of giving. All members of SUNY make a concerted effort to volunteer and contribute to their respective campuses and local communities. The 30 Days of Giving campaign highlights students and faculty across all of our 64 campuses who participate in volunteerism and give back to those in need. With over 467,000 students and three million alumni, we want to celebrate the impact the SUNY community...

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8 Alumni Revolutionizing Modern Science
Dec03

8 Alumni Revolutionizing Modern Science

WIthin SUNY’s 3 million alumni, the 64 colleges and universities educate some of the most talented individuals in the world.  SUNY strives to educate its students by providing them with great knowledge that helps to lead them into successful careers. With over 5,000 programs total, SUNY has build a solid platform for our students to grow and excel.  From helping Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak build one of the first Apple...

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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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Demand & Results Spur SUNY’s Expansion of STEM Mentoring Program
May08

Demand & Results Spur SUNY’s Expansion of STEM Mentoring Program

SUNY’s Office of the Education Pipeline is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for SUNY campuses to participate in a collaborative project designed to strengthen the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education pipeline in New York State.   In September 2012, SUNY was awarded a $2.95 million grant from the National Science Foundation, in collaboration with the New York Academy of Sciences and SUNY Empire...

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SUNY Alumni and the Theatre Arts
Apr30

SUNY Alumni and the Theatre Arts

As the largest, most comprehensive university system in the United States, the State University of New York has the unique opportunity to enrich some of the most influential people across all industries.  As the Tony Award nominations are revealed this week, the world is reminded how talented SUNY alumni are in Theatre. It was recently announced that University at Albany alumna Carolee Carmello has been nominated for her role in the...

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