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Three SUNY Potsdam Students Honored with Chancellor’s Awards

Three outstanding SUNY Potsdam seniors were recently among those honored with the 2021 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. Chancellor Jim Malatras presented the awards in a virtual ceremony. The SUNY Potsdam recipients included Jennifer Darlak ’21, Haven Gotham ’21 and Monica Mack ’21. 

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SUNY Potsdam State Vaccination Site Approaches 45,000 Shots

The New York State vaccination site based in SUNY Potsdam’s Maxcy Hall Fieldhouse is now approaching 45,000 shots administered, in the ongoing fight against COVID-19. As the eligibility criteria continue to expand, more and more New Yorkers are able to be protected against the virus by receiving their free immunization at the clinic. Nurses are now administering approximately 2,000 vaccines a day, with staff available to assist with registration upon arrival, observe patients for any adverse reactions and help those with accessibility needs. Nearly 400,000 shots have been administered at 32 SUNY campuses across the state to date. 

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‘One Community, Working Together to Stop the Spread’ Banners Installed Throughout Downtown Potsdam

Clarkson University & SUNY Potsdam urge the community to join together to ‘Stop the Spread,’ as special banners are raised in downtown Potsdam today, showcasing the community's unity in the fight against COVID-19.

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SUNY Potsdam Announces President’s & Dean’s Lists for Fall 2020

SUNY Potsdam recently honored 1,291 students who excelled academically in the Fall 2020 semester by naming them to the President’s List and Dean’s List.

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New Agreement Creates Streamlined Path for Students to Complete Undergraduate Studies & Law School in Just Six Years

Motivated SUNY Potsdam students interested in a legal career can now jumpstart their studies at the University at Buffalo School of Law while completing their undergraduate degree, under a new accelerated 3+3 Bachelor of Arts (BA)/Juris Doctor (JD) agreement between the two institutions.

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SUNY Potsdam Alumna Pamela Michne Fox ’59 Establishes Scholarship Endowed Funds Topping $1 Million

Two new major scholarship endowed funds established at SUNY Potsdam will provide much-needed financial support for students for years to come. Pamela Michne Fox ’59 has just finalized a historic gift to her alma mater of more than $1 million—the largest gift in the College’s history in support of scholarships.

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SUNY Potsdam Biology Professor Glenn Johnson Creates Habitat For Struggling Blanding’s Turtle Populations

A trajectory toward extinction doesn’t pause for a pandemic. Luckily, neither have SUNY Potsdam Biology Professor Glenn Johnson and his team as they work to bring better nesting and a new day for Blanding’s turtles.

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