Rooftop Vineyard Coming To Brooklyn This Summer
Apr11

Rooftop Vineyard Coming To Brooklyn This Summer

Wine. No restaurant menu is complete without it. It pairs well with nearly any entree and its roots date back thousands of years. Today, Americans drink more than 850 million gallons of wine annually–that’s about two 10-foot-deep football fields filled to the brim with wine every single day. France, Italy, and Spain have traditionally dominated global wine production because of the near-perfect conversion of weather, soil,...

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New York Meteorologists Improve How We Predict Snowfall
Feb24

New York Meteorologists Improve How We Predict Snowfall

As a blizzards continue to freeze New York’s infrastructure into 2014, researchers from SUNY Oswego and the University at Albany have taken to the shores of Lake Ontario to peer into the innards of the storm to better predict more precisely where snow will fall, and how fast. The effort lays a solid foundation for Governor Cuomo’s proposal to establish a state-of-the-art weather detection system across New York State. The...

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$778,000 Awarded to 14 Campuses to Study Energy, Environment, Economics, Education
Feb19

$778,000 Awarded to 14 Campuses to Study Energy, Environment, Economics, Education

Water Purification, Homeland Security, Biofuels Research Among Projects Funded by SUNY Networks of Excellence SUNY and the Research Foundation for SUNY today announced the first round of funding for projects supported by the SUNY Networks of Excellence. The RF awarded $778,000 to 19 projects involving 14 campuses as part of the “SUNY 4E” Network, which fosters collaborative research in the areas of energy, the environment, economics,...

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Energy Efficiency Projects at SUNY to Save $3.5M/Year, Build Cleaner Communities
Jan23

Energy Efficiency Projects at SUNY to Save $3.5M/Year, Build Cleaner Communities

Governor Cuomo Announces Energy Efficiency Projects at 10 SUNY Campuses to Save $3.5 Million Per Yer and Build Cleaner Communities Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a partnership between the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and the State University of New York (SUNY) to undertake energy efficiency measures at 10 SUNY campuses that will save the university system $3.5 million each year and contribute to cleaner communities. The...

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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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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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Governor Cuomo Congratulates SUNY on National Innovation & Economic Prosperity Award
Nov12

Governor Cuomo Congratulates SUNY on National Innovation & Economic Prosperity Award

Association of Public & Land-Grant Universities Names New York a Leader in Economic Engagement Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the State University of New York was recognized by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) with a prestigious national award for its economic engagement efforts, including START-UP NY. SUNY was one of four institutions of higher education presented with APLU’s inaugural...

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