SUNY Poly Announces $750,000 in Funding from the NSF to Support Degree Completion

SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) announced that Associate Professor of Engineering Dr. Carolyn Rodak, with co-investigators Associate Professor of Mathematics Dr. Edmond Rusjan, Assistant Professor of Engineering Dr. Jiayue Shen, and Andrew Cotronea, SUNY Poly Coordinator of the Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP), has received $750,000 in funding from the National Science Foundation…

Whalen Joins Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy

Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy Inc. (GKG) of New Hartford, New York has announced an expansion of its professional team with Elizabeth Whalen joining as a Client Manager within the firm’s Employee Benefits division. In the role, Whalen will work with employers across the northeast to establish and maintain benefits programs that help to reward &…

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Awards Grants to Address Maternal Health Disparities

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield today announced the first round of recipients of Member and Community Health Improvement (MACHI) grants to improve maternal health and health equity in upstate New York. Eight nonprofit organizations in the health plan’s 39 county service area will share $1 million in grant funding over the next three years.   Among the recipients are Mohawk…

SUNY Poly Partnered to Host More than 2,500 ninth grade students for ‘Overcoming Obstacles’ program

The Utica National Insurance Group, Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN), Oneida-Herkimer-Madison (OHM) BOCES and Westmoreland Central School District partnered to present a special, one-day educational program for area ninth grade students called, “Overcoming Obstacles: A Message of Connection, Resilience and Hope.” The program took place on Tuesday, October 11, at SUNY Polytechnic Institute, in Utica. More than 2,500…

AmeriCU Continues to Help Fight Against Breast Cancer

AmeriCU supports The Baldwin Fund in their fight against breast cancer. The credit union recently presented a $120,000 check to Beth Baldwin, the Fund’s Executive Director, to support the nonprofit’s commitment to provide critical funding for cancer research in Central New York.   “AmeriCU’s continued support of The Baldwin Fund helps us reach our research…

First Source Wins Multiple Awards

First Source Federal Credit Union is proud to announce several recent awards. We are extremely humbled to have won a National Designation as a Crystal Performance Award Winner, from Raddon, a Fiserv Company. The Crystal Performance Award compares First Source to our peer Financial Institutions across the country. This honor recognizes only the highest overall…