Category Archives: Student Ambassador program

Upstate President’s 2012-13 Student Ambassadors named

Twenty-three Upstate students have been selected for the 2012-13 President’s Student Ambassador Program, and will be inducted Nov. 8. Six of the ambassadors are returnees from last year. The program is designed to support President David R. Smith in the … Continue reading

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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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Striving to ‘do the most good’ in Ghana … and elsewhere

Ryan LaFollette, president of the College of Medicine Class of 2012, wanted a taste of international medicine before he graduated. He spent nine days of January in Ghana with a group from Eastern Hills Bible Church in Manlius. Ryan is … Continue reading

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‘It clicked at 30′ and now he’s in medical school at Upstate

Carlos Brown breaks into a big smile when he describes himself as “the most seasoned” member of the College of Medicine Class of 2014. Carlos graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1997 with a degree in kinesiology. … Continue reading

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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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