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Power of SUNY News

Below are news stories from across New York State that demonstrate the impact of the Power of SUNY across industries, communities, and campuses.

2015:  January  February  March | 2014:  December - November - OctoberSeptemberAugustJulyJuneMay - April



March 2015

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$500k federal grant promotes entrepreneurs in the Southern Tier
WBNG, 3/30/15

Veteran researcher leads UB's efforts to boost local economy
Buffalo News, 3/29/15

Tens of thousands take first 'massive open online course' offered in Western NY
Buffalo News, 3/28/15


February 2015

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Start-Up NY tax breaks likely to top $100 million in 2015
Capital New York, 2/10/15


January 2015

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SUNY Plattsburgh lands first Start-Up NY firm
Press Republican, 1/29/15

Start-Up NY efforts by UB draw 11 firms with 164 jobs
The Buffalo News, 1/28/15

Online enrollment grows again, GCC trustees learn
The Daily News Online, 1/27/15

UB Competition rewards entrepreneurs
Buffalo Business First, 1/26/15

State University of New York looks to boost number of grads
The Wall Street Journal, 1/23/15

Hudson Valley Community College lines up Start-Up NY companies
Albany Business Review, 1/15/15

Purchase College Awarded $765,000 for Green Infrastructure Project
Mamaroneck Daily Voice, 1/9/15



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More Start-Up New York companies approved in western New York
Albany Business Review, 12/30/14

Lowey Says $765,000 Goes To SUNY Purchase For Green Infrastructure Project
Harrison Daily Voice, 12/30/14

Albany-area college receives nearly $100k to partner with businesses
Albany Business Review, 12/22/14

More than half of statewide Start-Up NY jobs are in Western New York
The Buffalo News, 12/16/14



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International student enrollment up at most Albany colleges
Albany Business Review, 11/19/14

Hudson Valley receives $2M grant to extend nanotech and semiconductor program
Albany Business Review, 11/14/14



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Start-Up NY: PC tablet manufacturer set to roll in Buffalo
Buffalo Business First, 10/30/14

SUNY support 25 percent increase in study abroad
The Wall Street Journal, 10/29/14

SUNY Expands Open SUNY+ Online Programs
Campus Technology, 10/28/14

New Operations Center To Help New York State Save 5 Percent On Energy
Switchboard, 10/24/14

Five Additional Companies Enjoy START-UP NY Benefits
Buffalo Rising, 10/23/14

SUNY adds 56 degree and certificate programs to online offerings
Daily Journal, 10/15/14

Fredonia campus approved for Start-Up NY
Buffalo Business First, 10/7/14

SUNY Oswego gets $2.88 million federal grant
The Wall Street Journal, 10/1/14



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Stony Brook University Receives $25 Million From Simons Foundation
Philanthropy News Digest, 9/12/14

Energy Conservation Program to Save More Than $13 Million During Next 10 Years
Long Island Exchange, 9/9/14

Funding secured for college's Great Lakes research center
WBFO, 9/4/14

SUNY Canton's online nursing program gets five-year accreditation for first time
North Country NOW, 9/4/14

College offering entrepreneurship program
Post Star, 9/4/14

NCCC gets workforce development grant
Tonawanda News, 9/3/14



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New Potsdam President Aims to Increase Enrollment, Diversity
Watertown Daily Times, 8/30/14

BU breaks ground on $70M Smart Energy facility
Press and Sun Bulletin, 8/29/14

Buffalo Startup Weekend is slated for late October
Buffalo News, 8/27/14

Cuomo announces nearly $7M in awards for SUNY workforce-development programs
Business Journal, 8/27/14

Brockport students help clean up cemetery
Democrat and Chronicle, 8/25/14

EPA awards college students in national water quality challenge
Water World, 8/25/14

Albany area colleges partner on startup series
Business Review, 8/25/14

SUNY Oswego prepares for Tobacco Free 2015
WRVO, 8/18/14

Student Volunteerism Can Have a Positive Impact…and Help Pay for College
CovNews, 8/18/14

HVCC inspires, motivates incoming students during Women’s Empowerment Day
Troy Record, 8/18/14

Five SUNY Campuses to Advance Innovations for Treatment of Heart Disease, Breast Cancer, and Spinal Cord Disorders
Hispanic Business, 8/15/14

Report outlines SCCC’s impact on business
Daily Gazette, 8/13/14

P-TECH program preparing 34 Troy freshman for high school and beyond
Troy Record, 8/13/14

SUNY Oswego receives state approval for Start-Up NY program
WRVO, 8/12/14

Stony Brook Professors Earn Induction as AAN Fellows, 8/11/14

Economic development council picks $25M in projects
Star Gazette, 8/8/14

$800,000 Awarded for Neuroscience Research by SUNY Students and Faculty
Times Union, 8/7/14

Funding for development of electronics and biometric sensor platforms
Printed Electronics World, 8/6/14

Strong voice for STEM
Times Union, 8/6/14

UAlbany researcher awarded $1.43 million grant on stem cells and cancer
Times Union, 8/5/14

Morrisville State helps train students for renewable-energy trade
Central New York Business Journal, 8/5/14

State approves SUNY Oswego campus plan for START-UP NY
CNYBJ, 8/5/14

Advantage Program grows between BU, SUNY Broome
Press & Sun Bulletin, 8/4/14

Health foundation awards top $500,000 in six months
Business First of Buffalo, 8/1/14

Chemists develop MRI technique for peeking inside battery-like devices
New York Daily News, 8/1/14



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Roundup: Oyster Bay board adds $2.5M to Laser Industries deal
Newsday, 7/31/14

$100K federal grant to CNSE/SUNYIT researcher
Times Union, 7/31/14

High school students get hands-on learning at nano camp
WKTV-TV, 7/31/14

$394K in grant funds approved for innovative green tech at Suffolk’s Ammerman and Grant Campuses
Long Island, 7/31/14

SCCC culinary team finishes 2nd at national competition
Riverhead News, 7/30/14

SUNY Broome to Host Companies Under Tax-Free Program
WICZ-TV, 7/30/14

This newcomer fits the mold under Start-Up NY
Business First, 7/29/14

Two SUNY Old Westbury professors receieve state funding
The Island Now, 7/28/14

Three-Way Financing Agreement for Zero Energy Nanotechnology Building
Azo Cleantech, 7/28/14

Five Businesses Come to Binghamton Thanks To START-UP NY
WICZ, 7/28/14

Clean energy projects point the way to renewable energy economy for WNY
Buffalo News, 7/28/14

ESF, OCC plan water research center at Syracuse's Inner Harbor
The Post-Standard, 7/24/14

Effort to build computer chip plants in Marcy moves ahead with approval of wetlands permit
The Post-Standard, 7/24/14

Sick call at home helps lead to UB's High-Tech CEL degree
Business First, 7/24/14

Clarkson and Potsdam to get $381,000 to help develop smarter, more reliable electricity delivery underground
North Country Now, 7/24/14

SUNY New Paltz Opens Country's First MakerBot 3-D Printing Innovation Center
Hudson Valley News, 7/24/14

College campus could serve as test site for General Electric's new fuel cells
Business Review, 7/24/14

Magnolia Solar Is Using Nanotechnology to Develop High-Efficiency Thin Film Solar Cells
CNN, 7/23/14

Farmingdale State gets grant to promote STEM careers
Newsday, 7/23/14

New college data give fuller picture of graduation rates — and show challenges
The Daily Freeman, 7/22/14

NanoCollege withdrawing $186M financing request from city
Times Union, 7/21/14

Biotechnology startups recieve $100,000 each in grants
The Statesman, 7/21/14

Funding for Buffalo Billion’s genomics medicine center in Buffalo approved by ESD
Buffalo News, 7/18/14

Supercomputers Reveal Strange, Stress-induced Transformations in the World’s Thinnest Materials
Thermal Plant, 7/17/14

Energy Department Invests $14 Million in Innovative Building Efficiency Technologies
Southeast Green, 7/16/14

Microsoft's Artificial Intelligence Engine Can Tell a Beagle From a Bro
Mashable, 7/16/14

Local biotech company may benefit from federal lab mishaps
The Buffalo News, 7/15/14

Students learn what it takes to be entrepreneurs
Buffalo News, 7/14/14

UB professor attracts world's engineers to Buffalo for conference, tech expo in August
Buffalo News, 7/14/14

Phase-changing Material Could Allow Low-cost Robots to Switch between Hard and Soft States, 7/14/14

Huilin Li’s Discovery a ‘Game Changer’ in DNA World
Times Beacon Record, 7/14/14

‘Steel Sun’ project would add solar panels near wind turbines at former Bethlehem Steel site in Lackawanna
The Buffalo News, 7/14/14

University at Albany looks to add two private office buildings to START-UP NY tax-incentive program
Albany Business Review, 7/11/14

Region gets a $3B vote of confidence
Times Union, 7/11/14

College At Brockport Gets Approval For Start-Up NY Program
WXXI News, 7/10/14

Governor Cuomo Announces $900,000 to Fund Biomedical Research Projects at Nine SUNY Campuses, 7/9/14

CNSE And SUNYIT Launch Innovative Planarization Center
WIBX-Radio, 7/9/14

NanoCollege unveils first patterned 450mm wafer
Times Union, 7/9/14

Simonses give $50 million to Cold Spring Harbor lab
Newsday, 7/8/14

Ulster creates “guaranteed jobs” training initiative
Mid-Hudson News, 7/8/14

In Our Schools: Camps gives STEM education an infusion of the arts
Press & Sun Bulletin, 7/8/14

50 NFA students get high-tech head start in Newburgh
Times Herald-Record, 7/8/14

SUNY CNSE/ SUNY IT to Present on sub 10nm Chip Design at SEMICON West 2014
AzoNano, 7/7/14

Learn medicine at UB Mini Medical School
Buffalo News, 7/7/14

START-UP NY board approves plans at four campuses
Times Union, 7/2/14

Binghamton High School recruits more girls for engineering field
Gannett News, 7/2/14

GM Lockport’s UB connection
Buffalo News, 7/2/14

UB to create materials-design department add 12 faculty members
Business First, 7/1/14

Albany nanocollege to be featured at SEMICON West 2014 conference
Business Review, 7/1/14



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LIVESTRONG Grant to Help Stony Brook Provide Trauma Resiliency for Healthcare Workers, 6/30/14

Camp helps STEM come alive for middle school students
Saratogian, 6/30/14

Physicists' findings improve advanced material, 6/30/14

Lawmakers pitch new funding for high-tech startups
The Suffolk Times, 6/30/14

Development boom good for business
Buffalo Business First, 6/30/14

Solar Firm Finds Capital in Australian Quartz Mine
Times Union, 6/27/14

Onondaga Community College to offer high-tech manufacturing certificate program, 6/26/14

The New Prize That Wants to Turn Science and Math Whizzes Into Rock Stars
Green Car Congress, 6/25/14

Five Winners Receive Inaugural Breakthrough Prize In Mathematics
Jewish Business News, 6/24/14

$10 million partnership brings new tools to Albany Nanotech campus
Albany Business Review, 6/23/14

20140423 Green tech powers up NYC company
Times Union, 6/23/14

Brookhaven Lab, Stony Brook University receive $24M in federal research grants
Newsday, 6/20/14

Binghamton U receives $12.8 million energy grant
The Wall Street Journal, 6/20/14

Stony Brook University Researcher Receives $300+K Grant
Brookhaven News Herald, 6/19/14

Start-Up NY roster in Buffalo may be growing
Buffalo Business First, 6/18/14

Start-Up NY a Win For Business, School, Town in Canton
TWC News Central NY, 6/17/14

Solar idea sunny for SUNY
Times Union, 6/17/14

Schenectady County Community College will offer more paths to four-year degrees
Albany Business Review, 6/16/14

Binghamton Univ. sees surge in international grad-student applications
Central New York Business Journal, 6/13/14

Farmer's Market at SUNY Plaza to Stay Open Year-Round
TWC News Albany, 6/12/14

SUNY Geneseo student entrepreneurs to take up summer residency at the High Tech Rochester Business Incubator
High Tech Rochester, 6/12/14

Americord Joins Governor Cuomo's Start-UP NY Initiative
Digital Journal, 6/11/14

SUNY gets an energy boost
Real Estate Weekly, 6/11/14

Year-round farmers' market coming to Albany
Business Review, 6/11/14

SUNY Canton gets okay to begin reviewing Start-Up NY tax-free business applications
North Country Now, 6/10/14

New round of master teacher applicants sought
Gannett News, 6/10/14

SUNY Canton begins application review process for Start-Up NY program
The Journal, 6/10/14

SUNY Accepting Third Round of Master Teacher Applications
WIBX, 6/9/14

WICZ, 6/9/14

A Big Week in the Zone
Times Union, 6/6/14

Cuomo announces first 12 companies for tax-free zones
University Business, 6/5/14

NY governor: 12 businesses part of no-tax program
NBC News, 6/5/14

Schenectady County Community College approved for two Startup-NY sites
Albany Business Review, 6/5/14

A dozen companies take advantage of tax-free program
WPTZ, 6/5/14

SCCC wins START-UP NY approval
The Daily Gazette, 6/5/14

Leaders challenge business owners to help attract entrepreneurs
Press Connects, 6/5/14

Economic development officials want Binghamton to be better-known under the START-UP NY program
Press Connects, 6/5/14

State names first wave of companies for Start-Up NY tax incentive program
Albany Business Review, 6/5/14

Capital Region Gives: Cultivating passion to excel in the arts
Times Union, 6/4/14

Cuomo announces 8 firms as part of Start-Up effort near UB campuses
The Buffalo News, 6/4/14

Eight companies coming to Buffalo's START-UP NY zones
WBFO-FM, 6/4/14

State names 8 companies for Start-Up NY in Buffalo
Business First, 6/4/14

Businesses to expand or locate to NYS under Start-Up NY
WBNG, 6/414

START-UP NY brings eight businesses to WNY
WIVB-TV, 6/4/14

Start-up New York Brings 8 Companies, 204 jobs to Buffalo
WKBW-TV, 6/4/14

Governor Cuomo Says START-UP NY Has Brought Eight Businesses to Buffalo
Time Warner Cable News, 6/4/14

Capital Region Gives: Cultivating passion to excel in the arts
Albany Times Union, 6/4/14

Project awarded for SUNY Small Grant Sustainability Funds, 6/3/14

For Startups, Early Success is Key to Survival
Business News Daily, 6/2/14



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Research funding grows at UAlbany, College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering
Albany Business Review, 5/30/14

Grid storage solutions could soon become multibillion-dollar industry
Mining Weekly, 5/29/14

ECC applies for federal grant to expand into new generation of machining
Buffalo News, 5/29/14

Conference will look at diversity
Post Star, 5/29/14

SUNY-ESF Expands Radiation Curing Program
PFFC, 5/29/14

Massachusetts governor candidate to speak at health care forum in Albany, New York
Albany Business Review, 5/28/14

Upstate Medical University researcher awarded $50K grant for medical device: CNY Science, 5/28/14

Entrepreneurship in New York: A Digital Divide
Democrat and Chronicle, 5/24/14

Stony Brook graduates highlight rise of women in medicine
Newsday, 5/24/14

UAlbany RNA Institute pioneers technology for biomedical and pharmaceutical companies
Business Review, 5/23/14

Business Council president, SUNY chancellor focus on transforming New York education
Albany Business Review, 5/22/14

Indian American couple donate $3.5 million to New York university
The American Bazaar, 5/21/14

UB center is host to workshop for would-be entrepreneurs
Buffalo News, 5/21/14

Mushrooms help control blood glucose levels, researchers say
Nature World News, 5/20/14

Class of 2014 entrepreneurs creating their own jobs
Gannett, 5/19/14

Businesses may apply for Start-Up NY tax benefits under JCC program
Watertown Daily Times, 5/16/14

Class of 2014 entrepreneurs creating their own jobs
Staten Island Live, 5/15/14

Ghana to partner US in vocational and technical training
Citi FM, 5/15/14

First 7 companies in UB's tax-free zones identified
Buffalo News, 5/14/14

SUNY Cortland campus takes a major step toward sustainability
TWC News, 5/12/14

Horace Mann's generous donations to Buffalo State exceed $7 million
Buffalo News, 5/12/14

JCC approved for StartUp NY participation
Olean Times Herald, 5/12/14

FLCC embraces online education with Open SUNY
Daily Messenger, 5/12/14

SUNY Broome receives $20k to develop open online course
Gannet News, 5/12/14

SYSTEM RESEARCH: Researchers at SUNY Target Neuroscience
4-Traders, 5/8/14

FLCC embraces online education with Open SUNY
Daily Messenger, 5/7/14

SUNY campuses getting started with their Start-Up NY plans
WRVO, 5/7/14

Grads urged to seek STEM scholarships
Times Herald Record, 5/7/14

SUNY Oswego students win diversity awards
Valley News Online, 5/6/14

MUSHROOM FARMING: Brothers expanding sustainable food forest venture
Finger Lake Times, 5/6/14

Buffalo nanotech firm ready to grow
Buffalo Business First, 5/1/14

Area schools honored for efforts to promote sustainability
Rochester Business Journal, 5/1/14



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Decker Foundation's $334,000 gift to help establish Binghamton University lab
Business Journal News Network, 4/30/14

New Master's Designation Combines STEM and Professional Skills, 4/29/14

Binghamton University students, volunteers give Rec Park field a facelift
Press & Sun, 4/29/14

Gaining momentum as a clean energy center
The Buffalo News, 4/28/14

Preparing middle-class workers for middle-skill jobs
Marketplace, 4/28/14

Students Compete for Start-Up Money
WAMC, 4/28/14

Land designated for Start-Up NY Projects
Buffalo Business First, 4/28/14

$250,000 in SUNY awards to support medical research and innovation
Empire State News, 4/25/14

SUNY Oswego kicking habit with tobacco-free campus in 2015
Local SYR, 4/25/14

Dutchess embraced Start-Up NY to attract business
Mid-Hudson News, 4/25/14

Bi-Cultural Grad Honored as Young Entrepreneur
Jewish Ledger, 4/24/14

UB to offer MBA program for new physicians
Buffalo Business First, 4/24/14

SUNY college may partner with Solar Frontier on thin-film R&D
R&D Magazine, 4/24/14

Two Million Dollar S TREDC Telemedicine Grant for Rural Health Care
WICZ, 4/23/14

$700 million investment between nanocollege and Solar Frontier
Albany Business Review, 4/23/14

Green tech powers up NYC company
Crain's New York, 4/23/14

SUNY Oswego: Campus to be smoke-free
Time Warner Cable News, 4/23/14

SUNY technology fund awards funding for Upstate Medical project, four others
Central New York Business Journal, 4/21/14

University at Buf alo Research Institute on Addictions awarded $2.7 million to help improve alcohol treatment strategies
Niagara Frontier Publications, 4/21/14

Oswego saluted as green college
Oswego County Today, 4/21/14

Buff State and UB approved to be tax-free areas
Buffalo Rising, 4/21/14

Binghamton students compete for startup money at business competition
Central New York Business Journal, 4/21/14

Cuomo announces 250k in awards to support medical research and innovation
Long, 4/21/14


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