SUNY Plattsburgh has topped the charts for a second year in a row when it comes to international students’ overall satisfaction, according to the Fall 2011 International Student Barometer.
The survey of international students ranks the college No. 1 out of the 18 participating universities in the United States and No. 2 out of 208 in the world for overall satisfaction. This is up from last year’s results, when SUNY Plattsburgh ranked No. 1 out of 13 for overall satisfaction in the United States and No. 3 out of 203 in the world. Read more.
To his friends and family, Aaron Shoemaker ’03 had a huge impact in the 23 short years he was on this earth.
Shoemaker, who died in 2004 at age 23 in a professional snowboarding accident, was what Dave Smith ’03 called a connector — someone who brought others together. Read more.
If there are ice rinks in Chad, Niger or Burkina Faso, these young people had never visited them.
With a little encouragement, however, many of the 24 youth and six adults visiting Plattsburgh from those countries laced up skates, strapped on red helmets and slid out onto the ice at Stafford Arena. Read more.
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