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Alumni Roundup: August 27, 2013

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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 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities as a faculty member of Genesee Community College.

SUNY Oswego actor-alumnus Carl Whidden plays Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol” as part of the ‘Artswego Series’ at the college.

Kelsey Moody, a SUNY Plattsburgh graduate who now attends Upstate Medical University, has received a $450,000 research grant to explore cell therapy.

The Lockport High School Foundation is set to recognize outstanding alumni, four of whom also call the University at Albany, University at Buffalo, SUNY Geneseo, and College at Brockport their alma mater.

SUNY Plattsburgh alumna Trisha Francis provided insight into a popular Press Republican story, “Doing up a dorm room right”, on how college students should make the most of their living space.

Mark Your Calendar for SUNY Alumni Day at the Ballpark!

SUNY Alumni Day at the BallparkOn September 26  The SUNY Alumni Affairs team is happy to announce that we will once again be hosting a system-wide Mets game this year on Thursday, September 26th, when the New York Mets battle the Milwaukee Brewers at Citi Field. SUNY will be hosting a pre-game party at McFadden’s Restaurant, attached to the stadium from 5:00-7:00 p.m. and then a night under the lights at Citi Field.

Maxwell Morgan

Written by Maxwell Morgan

Maxwell was a Coordinator of Digital Engagement for The State University of New York.

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