Category Archives: Student organizations

Upstate students honor sickle cell patients, raise $4,250

Upstate’s Student National Medical Association raised more than $4,200 last month for pediatric sickle cell patients, and honored four of our patients’ families at a dinner in the Campus Activities Building. Sickle cell disease is an inherited blood disorder that … Continue reading

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Drag show at Upstate raises funds for LGBT youth

Last month’s inaugural “drag show” hosted by Upstate’s Campus Activities Governing Board and the LGBT student organization was such a success, it likely will return next year. The show in the CAB featured about a dozen Upstate students performing musical … Continue reading

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International graduate students voice praise for Upstate

Seven international students in Upstate’s College of Graduate Studies sat down recently with Educational Communications producer-director Steve Garlock to talk about their experiences at Upstate. The students in “International Voices” come from Bangladesh, India, Moldova, Nigeria, the Philippines and the … Continue reading

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Campus raffle raises $1,344 for Community Giving Campaign

Upstate Student Government and the Campus Activities Governing Board joined forces to raise $1,344 for Upstate’s Community Giving campaign. The money will be divided between Upstate’s employee-student emergency fund and Vera House, a Syracuse agency dedicated to stopping domestic violence. … Continue reading

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Twenty-six Upstate medical students elected to honor society

Twenty-six members of Upstate’s College of Medicine Class of 2015 have been elected as members of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. AOA, a professional medical organization founded in 1902, advocates for excellence in scholarship and the highest ideals … Continue reading

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