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Ericka Stewart (Michael Kelly/Gazette Reporter)

Caution, patience keys to concussion safety

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — When Niskayuna High School senior Ericka Stewart first collided with another soccer player on the field in October 2014, her head snapped backward. Then she fell forward and smacked into the cold dirt….





Kumar MuthukumarPhoto by Rebecca Isenhart

NHS senior up to self-imposed challenges

By REBECCA ISENHART Gazette Reporter NISKAYUNA — When faced with a tough task, like researching advanced wound therapy alongside college professors or explaining the forces that drive the world economy, Kumar Muthukumar has a simple philosophy: break intimidating undertakings into…