Category Archives: sustainability

Upstate’s Zipcars are frequently zipping

If you want to see Upstate’s Zipcars, you’ll have to come to the Think Green Fair Thursday, May 22. The two Zipcars are often missing from their designated parking spaces at Geneva Tower because they’re being driven by Upstate students, medical … Continue reading

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Syracuse Free Dispensary, Then and Now

In the days before Medicare and Medicaid, sick and injured Syracusans who had no money for doctors’ bills could be seen at the Syracuse Free Dispensary, located at 610 East Fayette Street in Syracuse. Howard Weinberger MD was a medical … Continue reading

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‘Sustainable Upstate’ Best in Category in Video Competition

Upstate Medical University’s a winner in the video competition for Second Nature’s Climate Leadership Awards. Upstate came in first place in the “Special Focus Institution” category. A total of 18 colleges and universities created and submitted short videos highlighting their … Continue reading

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Vote for Upstate as a Climate Leader

Upstate Medical University has been selected as a finalist for a 2012 Second Nature Climate Leadership Award. This honor comes with the opportunity to participate in a secondary competition: fan-voted video contest! To support Upstate in the video portion, please click … Continue reading

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