Students raise $8,000 for wounded warriors

SUNYIT’s student psychology and sociology club presented checks recently for $8,000 to representatives of Equine Assisted Therapy Programs at Upstate Cerebral Palsy and Sitrin’s Military Rehabilitation Program. The student group raised the money through its annual benefit dinner. “It’s about … Continued

FIRST Robotics Challenge team gearing up

Members of FIRST Robotics Challenge Team #5030, “The Second Mouse,” received a $5,000 donation from UTC Aerospace Systems in Rome on April 14. A check from UTC’s Wellness Committee was presented in support of UTC’s sponsorship of the student team’s … Continued

Visiting Scholar Seminar Series welcomes Alexander Orlov

The SUNYIT Visiting Scholar Seminar Series welcomes Dr. Alexander Orlov, Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at Stony Brook University on Friday, April 18 when he will present “Nanotechnology for Environmental and Energy Applications: From Nanoscale to Urban Scale” … Continued

April 15 health fair for students, public

SUNYIT will hold a free health and wellness fair for the college community and the general public Tuesday, April 15, from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. in the Campus Center gym. Students and community agencies will feature presentations and exhibits … Continued

Lecturer to address technology education in Cuba

The SUNYIT President’s Lecture Series will feature Jose Martinez-Escanaverino, a scholar with experience in engineering education and research at universities of Cuba, Venezuela, Brazil, Germany, and Mexico, on April 11, at noon, in the Student Center theater. Martinez-Escanaverino will present … Continued

Two SUNYIT students receive Chancellor’s Award

SUNYIT students Rachel Barbato of Westernville and Brittani Howell of Whitney Point have received this year’s Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. The two were among more than 270 students from across the state honored April 2 at a ceremony in … Continued

Psi Chi lecture is April 9

Child psychiatrist and author David Rettew, M.D., will deliver the annual Psi Chi lecture at SUNYIT April 9 starting at 3 p.m. in the Student Center multipurpose room. Rettew is associate professor of psychiatry and pediatrics at the University of … Continued

Student entrepreneurs to compete April 4

Thirty teams of students from eight colleges will compete in the regional semifinal round of the fifth annual New York Business Plan Competition, April 4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., in Kunsela Hall. Students from Colgate University, Fulton-Montgomery Community College, Mohawk Valley … Continued