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Philanthropy,Student News

Fulfilling his Medical Mission

Nursing student travels the world assisting in life-changing surgeries for populations in need.

Academic News,Philanthropy,Student News

Earn Credits, Raise Funds

Class fundraiser supports mental wellness in our community while students gain project management experience.

Alumni Updates,Philanthropy

When Life Hands You Lemons, Make Pound Cake

Alum combines family recipe and Brockport education to launch a sweet business.

Academic News,Philanthropy,Student News

Betsy Balzano Scholars Established from $619K Estate Gift

The Betsy Balzano Scholars fund will assist up to 12 students annually with non-tuitional education expenses, after Dr. Betsy Balzano left an estate gift of $619,000 to the Brockport Foundation.

Alumni Updates,Philanthropy,Student News

A Tale of Two Perspectives

A Healthcare Administration alumna and a student forged a bond over their mutual admiration for Ireland that culminated in a chance encounter in Dublin.

Academic News,Alumni Updates,Philanthropy,Student News

Real Money. Real Investments. Real Experience.

Wade Investment Fund provides students with the opportunity to manage an active investment portfolio.

Alumni Updates,Diversity,Fine Arts,Library,Philanthropy

How One Family Preserved Ukrainian Culture

Longtime emeriti couple spent decades collecting thousands of pieces of Ukrainian literature that were banned by the Soviet Union. Their work is now in jeopardy.

Academic News,Diversity,Philanthropy,Student News

Not Only Funding, But a Family

The first 29 Fannie Barrier Williams Scholars are realizing their full potential through support they’ve found in the program and in one another.

Alumni Updates,Athletics,Facilities Updates,Philanthropy,Student News

Athletic Facilities Transformed

A new turf field and scheduled upgrades to the stadium and ice arena will provide a boost to Brockport’s student-athletes and community.

Academic News,Diversity,Philanthropy,Student News

More Than Just a Room

The Joey Jackson Intercultural Center has provided a much-needed space for BIPOC students, while encouraging the celebration of culture and exploration of history.