Alumni Roundup: August 27, 2013
Aug27

Alumni Roundup: August 27, 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?   All SUNY alumni are encouraged to stop by the SUNY tent at the Great New York State Fair running through September 2 to reconnect with their alma mater and pick up some giveaways! SUNY Cortland graduate Derek Maxfield received the...

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A Bright Future for the Reduction of a Darkening Threat
Aug12

A Bright Future for the Reduction of a Darkening Threat

The degenerative eye disease retinitis pigmentosa (R.P.) affects one in 3,000 people. The disease is caused by a gene mutation that damages rod photoreceptors, or light-sensing cells, in the eye. The symptoms of the disease may first appear in childhood, but the decreased loss of vision that occurs throughout the lives of those afflicted often leads to diminished night vision or tunnel vision. A good analysis to explain the effects of...

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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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77 SUNY Programs Ranked Among Nation’s Top Graduate Tracks
Mar13

77 SUNY Programs Ranked Among Nation’s Top Graduate Tracks

Ten SUNY campuses’ graduate programs are named among the nation’s top graduate programs for 2014, according to U.S. World and News Report. The rankings, released in March, highlight over 75 tracks at the ten campuses in each subject’s top 100; many other SUNY schools are recognized in the full report. According to U.S. News, the rankings are based on two types of data: expert opinions about program excellence and...

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SUNY Leads the Way to 21st Century Innovation
Dec17

SUNY Leads the Way to 21st Century Innovation

Over the past decade, New York’s Upstate, Central, and Western regions have been transformed from retired industry into technical paradises.  From the entrepreneurial and medical hubs in the greater Buffalo region to the biomedical advancements and investments taking place in the Rochester/Syracuse area to the nanotechnology revolution in the Mohawk Valley continuing east to the Capital Region, New York State’s economical...

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30 Days of Giving: Taking Volunteerism to Scale
Nov28

30 Days of Giving: Taking Volunteerism to Scale

Beginning Monday, November 26, SUNY will be pinning stories of giving, service, and kindness originating from each of our 64 campuses and the communities that these schools are a part of. With over 467,000 students, SUNY consistently takes advantage of the opportunity it has to be a significant impact in communities across New York State. The 30 Days of Giving campaign is a great way to recognize students and community partners...

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