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Upstate physical therapy students kick off holiday food drive

Students in Upstate’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program are holding a food drive Monday through Dec. 13 to support the Food Bank of Central New York and Francis House. Donation boxes will be in 10 locations around the Upstate campus, … Continue reading

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Two Upstate students earn SUNY Award for Excellence

Upstate students Sean Bardenett and Sam Schueler are among 243 recipients of the prestigious SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence for 2013. Sean is a third-year student in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program, and Sam is a fourth-year student … Continue reading

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DPT student shifts from the football field to the sidelines

Upstate Physical Therapy student Joe Micca loves participating in sports, but he’s excited by the prospect of a future on the sidelines — as a physical therapist treating athletes so they can get back onto the field. “I was an … Continue reading

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Move 5K a success for Upstate Physical Therapy students

The second annual Move 5K organized by Upstate Physical Therapy students drew more than 220 participants to Green Lakes State Park in Fayetteville Sept. 23. Dozens of Upstate students, faculty, alumni and friends were among the runners, walkers and wheelchair … Continue reading

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Upstate Students Wanted: Must Love Dogs … and Exercise

Upstate students who love dogs — and exercise — can get a dose of both through the Central New York SPCA’s “Paws in Motion” program. The program was started last spring by Steph Figary, a graduate student at SUNY Environmental … Continue reading

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