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Category: Healthier New York


Stony Brook University Rooftop Garden A Win-Win

A group of volunteers and interns, with a little help from Mother Nature, have turned a rooftop of Stony Brook University’s Medical Center into a bo...

Start Smart! How to Get a Healthy Start to the School Year

On New Year’s Day, millions of people make resolutions to start the year off right. People want to face challenges, look good and feel good, and liv...

Freshman 15 – Fact or Fake?

  Before I went off to college, I had many fears about the next four years of my life. I wondered about the workload, homesickness and making new...

Smoke Free SUNY, causing some smoke!

Earlier this month, the Board of Trustees passed a pledge to support a “Tobacco-Free SUNY” policy banning the use of tobacco on grounds and facili...

Saranac Brewery Taps SUNY ESF to Go Green

The F.X. Matt Brewing Company in Utica is working with SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry to go green.  Cleaner wastewater, less energy usage an...