Center of Excellence construction begins

Interim President C. Peter Magrath, left, Interim Vice President for Research Bahgat Sammakia, Gov. David Paterson and state Sen. Thomas Libous, right, applaud after renderings of the New York State Center of Excellence in Small Scale Systems Integration and Packaging (S3IP) building are unveiled at a groundbreaking ceremony Oct. 13 at the Innovative Technologies Complex.
Photo by Jonathan Cohen