Author Archives: Jim McKeever

Upstate Dean of Graduate Studies has colorful office mates

As the Dean of Upstate’s College of Graduate Studies and a professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Mark Schmitt, PhD, divides his time among two offices and a research lab in Weiskotten Hall. The most relaxing of those spaces is the fourth-floor … Continue reading

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Upstate students show their mettle in Iron Girl triathlon

Upstate graduate student Heather Nelson finished tied for fourth place out of almost 1,100 competitors in the Syracuse Iron Girl sprint triathlon Aug. 3 at Oneida Shores Park. Heather, entering her third year in the Cell & Developmental Biology program, … Continue reading

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Upstate welcomes medical students to a new ‘community’

Members of Upstate’s College of Medicine Class of 2018 formally began their medical school careers Thursday with the traditional White Coat Ceremony in Syracuse’s OnCenter. The 150-plus students and their families heard encouraging words, jokes and congratulatory remarks from several … Continue reading

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Undergrads spend summer at Upstate through SURF program

Fourteen college students interested in the biomedical sciences are spending the summer at Upstate through the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program. The 10-week SURF program exposes college juniors to biomedical research and gives them the opportunity to formulate a proposal, carry out … Continue reading

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Three Upstate students prepare for Iron Girl Triathlon

Three students are among six Upstate women competing in the Iron Girl sprint triathlon Sunday. They’ll represent the Upstate Women’s Health Network in the sixth annual event at Oneida Shores Park in Brewerton. The three students are: Heather Nelson, entering her … Continue reading

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