Category Archives: Student organizations

Students sell pinwheels for Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and medical students in Upstate’s “Docs for Tots” group are selling pinwheels to support the McMahon/Ryan Child Advocacy Center in Syracuse. The pinwheels are $1 each, and are on sale this week and next … Continue reading

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Upstate students on the move again to support ‘Relay for Life’

Next Friday promises to be another late night for college students, but some of them — including those in Upstate’s Radiation Therapy program — won’t be out partying or cramming for an exam. Rather, the evening of April 4 is … Continue reading

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Third-year med student wins Sarah Loguen Fraser Scholarship

Third-year medical student Krista Tookhan has been awarded Upstate’s Sarah Loguen Fraser Scholarship, named in honor of the pioneering physician who was the first African-American woman to graduate — in 1876 — from what later became Upstate’s College of Medicine. … Continue reading

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Bake sale supports Upstate’s annual International Festival

Upstate’s International Student Association held a two-day bake sale this week to raise money for the association’s eighth annual International Festival in April. Student organizers are trying to pick a festival date that doesn’t bump into exams or any other conflicts with … Continue reading

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