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First-year medical students win Upstate’s top writing honors

Four first-year medical students at Upstate were honored at the 28th Bruce Dearing Writing Awards Wednesday. The annual writing competition is sponsored by Upstate’s Center for Bioethics and Humanities. The students’ work, along with winning submissions in the faculty/employee category, will … Continue reading

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First-year graduate student is first author of research paper

Jacqualyn Schulman has achieved a rare feat for a first-year student in the College of Graduate Studies – she has a first-author credit in a scientific journal for her research into a protein that could play a role in cancer. … Continue reading

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Upstate medical students raise almost $4,300 in ‘Movember’

First- and second-year students in Upstate’s College of Medicine responded to a challenge to raise money for medical research — and to grow mustaches — last month as part of the “Movember” initiative. Upstate’s O.N.C.O. student organization — Opportunities, Networking … Continue reading

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Radiation Therapy students ready for Lung Cancer Vigil Nov. 14

Students in Upstate’s Radiation Therapy program are playing an integral part in the annual Lung Cancer Vigil Nov. 14 at Upstate University Hospital. The event is the third annual “Shine a Light on Lung Cancer” vigil at Upstate, and begins … Continue reading

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Upstate teams raise awareness – and $2,100 – at Relay for Life

Upstate’s Colleges Against Cancer chapter raised more than $2,100 for the American Cancer Society at last month’s Relay for Life in the Carrier Dome at Syracuse University. Students, faculty and friends of Upstate took part in the annual fundraiser, taking … Continue reading

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