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SUNY Plattsburgh Research and Course Profiles

Got an App for That? Using an iPhone for Flying Squirrel Research

Photo of Vaclav 'Alex' Sotola '12That’s what two SUNY Plattsburgh students did this spring. The two — Vaclav "Alex" Sotola ’12 and Jason Leewe — wanted to see if man-made nesting boxes would help squirrels rebuild their population in an area that had been disturbed, say, by logging. Read more.

Study Finds Insects Previously Unknown to Science

Photo of newly discovered insectAquatic insects. They are the energy that drives the food web in our lakes and streams. They power our fisheries. Yet, very little is known about the creatures. Read more.

Game Offers Experience Balancing Economy and Ecology

Photo of Curt GervichA simulation game in Professor Curt Gervich’s sustainability and environmental management courses is allowing students to manage their own fishing companies. Read more.

Undergrad's 3-D Map Compares Data Variables for Maya Skeletons

Photo of SUNY Plattsburgh anthropology grad Justin SabinoUsing variables such as age, gender, stature, illness and trauma, Sabino set up a 3-D map that can be scanned, looking at one variable or a number of variables, helping scientists to analyze the data. Read more.

Feinberg Librarians Embed to Deliver Customized Services

Some SUNY Plattsburgh librarians are emerging from the Feinberg stacks and entering the classroom. Read more.

New Hudson Hall Expansion Offers Science Students Cutting-edge Classrooms, Labs and More

SUNY Plattsburgh’s new Hudson Hall expansion provides a modern, spacious learning environment for students in the college’s chemistry, physics and environmental science programs. Read more.

Botany Program, Professor and Student Take Home Multiple National Honors

Photo of SUNY Plattsburgh environmental science major Alex ScharfWhen it comes to botany, Dr. Chris Martine and his students from SUNY Plattsburgh are racking up the honors. Read more.

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