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ESF Alum Honored with ASLA Design Medal

Thomas Balsley, (LA, '68) will be honored with the ASLA Design Medal for his exceptional design. The honor is given by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA).

ESF Researcher, Colleagues Focus on Medical Nanomachines

Team develops method for delivering drugs directly to diseased tissue

Mighty Oaks Summer Sports Update

Classes are over for the summer but action continues in the world of ESF athletics.

A Month after Space Flight, Balloon Returns to ESF

A month after they tethered a payload of information-gathering electronics to a high-altitude balloon and launched it into space, a class of ESF students has recovered the equipment—and the data it collected.

ESF Athletes Honored by SUNY Chancellor

Ziemer, Miller honored for achievements on and off the field

Sustainable Energy Management Major at ESF First of Its Kind

SEM combines the technical understanding of energy and making energy resources more sustainable and, at the same time, trains students as professional managers of those resources, according to Michael Kelleher, senior research associate.

ESF Top 10 New Species for 2015

A cartwheeling spider, a bird-like dinosaur and a fish that wriggles around on the sea floor to create a circular nesting site are among the species identified by ESF as the Top 10 New Species for 2015.

Forestry College Alumnus to Receive Medal of Honor

U.S. Army Sergeant William Shemin, an alumnus of the then-New York State College of Forestry and the Ranger School, will be awarded the Medal of Honor by President Barack Obama June 2.

All That Jazz

At ESF, Stillman is a senior environmental biology major. At Syracuse University, he is the principal saxophonist in the Morton B. Schiff Jazz Ensemble. Stillman has been a member of the by-audition ensemble, the top jazz band at the university, since his freshman year.

Dr. Kathleen Dean Moore's Commencement Address

Dr. Kathleen Dean Moore received an Honorary Degree during ESF's Commencement ceremony May 9.