Monthly Archives: May 2012

Excellent! Two Upstate students win SUNY Chancellor Awards

Recent Upstate graduates Kasandra Scales and Chigozie Onyinanya were honored before Commencement with 2012 SUNY Chancellor Awards for Student Excellence. Kasandra and Chigozie are among 257 students from the 64 State University of New York campuses to receive this prestigious … Continue reading

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Upstate College of Medicine Class of 2012: A couple here, a couple there … another couple over there . . .

Recognizing the importance of work-life balance, hospitals and academic medical centers around the country accept “couples’ matches” among the medical school graduates they bring on as first-year residents. Upstate’s College of Medicine boasted five couples’ matches among its 2012 graduates … Continue reading

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Upstate professor receives highest SUNY faculty honor

Upstate Professor Ruth Weinstock, MD, PhD, founder and medical director of the Upstate Joslin Diabetes Center, has received the prestigious rank of Distinguished Service Professor from the State University of New York Board of Trustees. Dr. Weinstock is professor of … Continue reading

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Biotechnology student lands research exchange post in Paris

  Sarah Goodman won’t have much free time after she graduates from Upstate’s Medical Biotechnology program this month. She’ll spend June and July in France, putting her research and laboratory skills to use at a Paris hospital through an exchange … Continue reading

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Cuddly ‘dogtors’ visit Upstate to treat student stress

Upstate students could take advantage of a furry, stress-free zone outside the Campus Activities Building Wednesday, thanks to Wanderers’ Rest Humane Association in Canastota, N.Y. DeeAnn Schaefer, operations coordinator and humane educator at Wanderers’ Rest, brought Jasmine, Pebbles, Stuart Little … Continue reading

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