Alumni Profile: Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier
May14

Alumni Profile: Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier

Alumni Profiles is an ongoing series highlighting successful graduates who, with a SUNY education, achieved interesting and influential careers. Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier is a musician, serviceman, and family man. He earned his Bachelor of Music degree from SUNY Potsdam in 1975, and went on to earn his Master of Fine Arts degree in music from Truman State University. He also later completed a Master of Strategic Studies degree from...

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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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Alumni Roundup: April 16, 2013
Apr16

Alumni Roundup: April 16, 2013

See What SUNY Alumni are Accomplishing This Week! In addition to our regular Alumni Profile series, we hear about great things our graduates are doing around the country. Why not share them?   An endowment by SUNY Geneseo alumni Jack and Carol Kramer, both 1976 Geneseo graduates, made a keynote speech by a former New York Times science reporter at the school’s annual GREAT Day possible. SUNY Oneonta alumnus and ESPN...

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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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Alumni Roundup: April 9, 2013
Apr09

Alumni Roundup: April 9, 2013

See What SUNY Alumni are Accomplishing This Week! In addition to our regular Alumni Profile series, we hear about great things our graduates are doing around the country. Why not share them?   SUNY Oswego graduate Rosemary Cardamone Crane will speak to over 100 SUNY Oswego students being honored for academic excellence next week. SUNY Fredonia alumna Caitlyn Herzlinger, directed the play ‘The AristoCats Kids’ in a local...

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ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses
Apr03

ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses

SUNY Mascot Madness is all about SUNY engagement; students, fans, alumni, and community members rally together to boost their favorite SUNY mascot up.  But what’s the reasoning behind two hundred thousand votes cast in 2013? As we approach the end of this year’s competition (which you still have some time to vote in if you haven’t already), we compiled the best mascot quotes from their profiles to explore the differences...

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Alumni Roundup: April 2, 2013
Apr02

Alumni Roundup: April 2, 2013

See What SUNY Alumni are Accomplishing This Week! In addition to our regular Alumni Profile series, we hear about great things our graduates are doing around the country. Why not share them? SUNY Potsdam graduate Joseph Leroux curated “Unconventional Narrative: The Triumph of the Witch”, a contemporary art exhibit open though April 6. Upstate Medical University has received a $1.54 million gift from the estate of alumnus Dr. Stanley...

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SUNY Potsdam student wins Oscar Experience contest at 2013 Academy Awards
Feb25

SUNY Potsdam student wins Oscar Experience contest at 2013 Academy Awards

SUNY Potsdam student ChaRon Brabham has been named the first place winner in the national “Oscar Experience Talent Search,” sponsored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and mtvU.  Subsequently, she was among five winners to hand Oscar trophies to winners in Sunday night’s ceremony along with being featured on stage during the live broadcast to an estimated one billion viewers. The aspiring SUNY Potsdam filmmaker...

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