Alfred State’s Information Security Team Puts Their Cyber Defense Skills to the Test
Feb20

Alfred State’s Information Security Team Puts Their Cyber Defense Skills to the Test

This January, Alfred State’s Information Security Team competed in the prestigious Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NECCDC) qualifying round and, after a highly successful showing, were selected as one of nine teams to compete in the NECCDC competition at the University of New Hampshire March 14-16, 2014. “When it comes down to it, a lot of hard work and late nights go into making sure we are ready to put our best foot...

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A Smartphone by #SUNY
Nov07

A Smartphone by #SUNY

The State University of New York is the most comprehensive higher education system in the nation. Technical, community, and state-operated colleges, and with help from the system’s four university centers, help power New York’s economy forward and empower millions of New Yorkers to have global impact every single day. What would happen if we utilized resources from many of our 64 campuses across New York State to produce a...

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SUNY Oneonta’s Brian Lowe Talks about “Big Data” on WAMC’s Academic Minute
Aug05

SUNY Oneonta’s Brian Lowe Talks about “Big Data” on WAMC’s Academic Minute

As our world becomes increasingly digitized, the data that is created is beginning to play a powerful role in society. From candidates using it to win elections to saving taxpayer dollars, big data is transforming the way decisions are made. SUNY’s push to most efficiently allocate resources is among the key players using big data and one of the most influential education institutions to do so. Dr. Brian Lowe, associate...

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Alumni Profile: Eric Limer
Jun04

Alumni Profile: Eric Limer

  Eric Limer is a tech enthusiast and a professional writer for popular technology blog Gizmodo, part of the Gawker Media network. Mr. Limer is a University at Albany alumnus of the Class of 2011 with a B.A. in English Literature. Following graduation, Mr. Limer turned an internship into a job with technology blog Geekosystem.  He then began to contribute to technology blog, Gizmodo, until he joined the team as a Staff Writer this...

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President Obama Presents Medal of Technology to UB Alumnus
Feb11

President Obama Presents Medal of Technology to UB Alumnus

SUNY attracts the best and brightest scholars and our 3 million alumni are helping shape life in the 21st century. Take, for example University at Buffalo alum Norman R. McCombs, who developed an oxygen production system that spawned a billion dollar industry and helped ease the pain of millions suffering from lung diseases. Recently, President Barack Obama presented the National Medal of Technology and Innovation to McCombs at a...

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Experiential Learning “Accelerates” Morrisville State College Automotive Students
Jan16

Experiential Learning “Accelerates” Morrisville State College Automotive Students

Anchoring a career in today’s automotive industry means students have to know about a lot more than just what’s under the hood. To keep up with the accelerating pace of vehicles today, students have to be tech-savvy and familiar with the latest electronics and sophisticated devices coming on to the auto scene and colleges have to offer this experiential learning—both of which happen at Morrisville State College. “We are noted for our...

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