Matthew Russo Achieves Excellence

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    Former Sayville Class of 2009 Alumnus Matthew Russo

    Graduates in Three Years  While Receiving

    2012 Chancellor's Awards for Student Excellence


    The State University of New York Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence, a prestigious award that recognizes those students in the graduating class who have demonstrated the highest levels of academic excellence and who have made significant contributions to campus life at the University at Albany, has been awarded to ten students, one of whom is Sayville Class of 2009 graduate Matthew Russo. Matthew not only completed is degree in three years, he has been recognized for being top in his class.

     This award is a tribute to the hard work and commitment to excellence during the student’s undergraduate experience.  The award recipients, listed below, will be honored at a SUNY-wide ceremony on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 2:30 pm at the Empire State Plaza. Congratulations to these exceptional students, but especially our own Matthew Russo.


    Achumboro Ataande

    Michael Blaustein

    Catherine Cooley

    Donald DeRosa

    Sam Frumkin

    Joel Livingston

    Minhal Makshood

    Daina Migdel

    Nishtha Modi

    Matthew Russo