Monthly Archives: December 2011

Student Ambassador finds a good fit at Upstate

Olesea Cojohari, a first-year student in the College of Graduate Studies, has been selected as a President’s Student Ambassador for 2011-2012. The ambassadors represent Upstate at a variety of events and speak about student life, academics, research and clinical experiences. … Continue reading

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Upstate Students Wanted: Must Love Dogs … and Exercise

Upstate students who love dogs — and exercise — can get a dose of both through the Central New York SPCA’s “Paws in Motion” program. The program was started last spring by Steph Figary, a graduate student at SUNY Environmental … Continue reading

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Sisters in Med Tech program part of Upstate’s JCC pipeline

Sisters Megan and Madalynn Zocco are among many SUNY Upstate students who have come to Upstate via Jefferson Community College in Watertown. Megan, 23, and Madalynn, 21, are in the Medical Technology program and on track to graduate in 2012. … Continue reading

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2011 has been a good year for MD/PhD student

MD/PhD student Sam Mackenzie has been busy this year. For starters, he: * Received a three-year pre-doctoral fellowship from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. * Gave a keynote speech at the annual National MD/PhD Student Conference in … Continue reading

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