Category Archives: College of Graduate Studies

Undergraduate research fellows spend summer at Upstate

Ten college students interested in the biomedical sciences are spending the summer at Upstate through the College of Graduate Studies’ Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program. The 10-week SURF program exposes college seniors to biomedical research and gives them the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Graduate students mentor teens in ’1000 Girls, 1000 Futures’

Female students in Upstate’s College of Graduate Studies are mentoring high-school age girls from around the world in the “1000 Girls, 1000 Futures” program. The initiative of the Global STEM Alliance of the New York Academy of Sciences – a … Continue reading

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Third annual student art show on exhibit in Weiskotten library

The SUNY Upstate Art Club kicks off its third annual art show with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in the Health Sciences Library in Weiskotten Hall. Twenty-two artists are represented, with more than 100 pieces in a … Continue reading

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Student-led St. Baldrick’s event raises almost $11,000

An Upstate student-led fundraiser for pediatric cancer research raised close to $11,000 — more than double the event’s original goal of $5,000. Danielle Safaty, a student in the College of Health Professions medical biotechnology program, organized the event and rallied … Continue reading

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Neuroscience student explores link between emotion, appetite

Patrick Sweeney wants to help solve a mystery. “What interests me most is how individuals can lose the ability to want to eat,” he said. “If you can understand how that works, you can help a lot of people.” Patrick … Continue reading

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