Alumni Profiles

Elizabeth
Liz Luke

“Our mentors are very accommodating,” Liz said. “We get a lot of one-on-one advising.”

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Michael
Michael Miller

“It’s definitely a tight-knit group,” said Michael. “The professors are available, always there for you. It’s a very intimate setting.”

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Sarah
Sarah

"There are so many different directions you can go with a Biotech degree," Sarah said.

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Jamal
Jamal

"Without these two programs, I would not have attended and received the high quality education that is offered in the Upstate Medical University College of Medicine," Jamal said.

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Dena
Dena

Dena said her Med Biotech class was tight-knit, and the students "were very good at helping each other. We balanced each other's strengths and weaknesses. We became a very close group."

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Rakibou
Rakibou

"This profession will enable me to be on the front line in the effort to identify the root causes of diseases and come up with solutions to help relieve society's illnesses," Rakibou said.

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Danielle
Danielle

"I'm used to a small setting and that’s why I chose Upstate," said Danielle, who earned an associate’s degree from Suffolk County Community College. "It's intimate, and our class is close-knit. It’s comforting to have the same group of people with you every day."

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James
James

"Upstate provided me with research experience, laboratory skills, and a breadth of knowledge that has allowed me to hit the ground running and excel at my current position," James said.

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