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Dr. Kellogg is Published

Dr. Richard Kellogg, professor of psychology at Alfred State College, is the author of an article appearing in the most recent issue of Newsletter of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, a publication of the American Psychological Association. 

Dr. Richard Kellogg, professor of psychology at Alfred State College, is the author of an article appearing in the most recent issue of Newsletter of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology, a publication of the American Psychological Association.  Titled "Freud's Hiking Holiday," the article focuses on Sigmund Freud's only visit to America in 1909 and the time he spent exploring the Adirondack region in the area of Keene Valley.

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Students Build Ramp for Local Family

building trades ramp donatedStudents enrolled in Alfred State College's Building Trades curriculums have donated their time and talents to help a local family with a wheelchair-bound child by building a ramp at the house where the family lives to make mobility a little easier for the child and his family.

[img_assist|nid=4620|title=building trades ramp donated|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=250|height=188]Students enrolled in Alfred State College's Building Trades curriculums have donated their time and talents to help a local family with a wheelchair-bound child by building a ramp at the house where the family lives to make mobility a little easier for the child and his family. ASC student Rick Cummings, of Olean, spearheaded the project and rounded up several of his classmates who volunteered their time and energy

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Timber Frame Bus Stop in Alfred

Bus Stop in AlfredStudents enrolled in the building trades curriculums at Alfred State College recently went to work to create a timber frame bus stop in the Village of Alfred.

ROTC Ceremony

Three Alfred State College seniors began their service to our country Saturday, May 17, 2008, at the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) commissioning ceremony in the Allegany Room of the Central Dining Hall on the Alfred State campus. The ceremony-the first of its kind held at Alfred State-was as steeped in tradition as the next day's commencement.

Three Alfred State College seniors began their service to our country Saturday, May 17, 2008, at the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) commissioning ceremony in the Allegany Room of the Central Dining Hall on the Alfred State campus. The ceremony-the first of its kind held at Alfred State-was as steeped in tradition as the next day's commencement. The commissioning ceremony featured remarks by College President Dr. John M. Anderson and the administration of the oath by 1 Lt. Monique Barnhart, Maj. Retired Scott Spillane, and Major Jonathon Olson.

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Nurses' Pinning Ceremony

Nurses' Pinning CeremonyAlfred State College nursing students celebrated their accomplishments the Friday before commencement by attending the annual nurses' pinning ceremony.

[img_assist|nid=4617|title=Nurses' Pinning Ceremony|desc=Nursing class members are shown holding their Nightingale candle.|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=175]Alfred State College nursing students celebrated their accomplishments the Friday before commencement by attending the annual nurses' pinning ceremony. During the ceremony, the Florence Nightingale Candle is lighted, honoring the founder of modern nursing. The pinning ceremony is the culmination of the years of study and hard work graduating nursing students have invested in preparation for their chosen career.

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ASC Commencement 2008

Anderson, Houghton and Rosati Some 900 two- and four-year graduates, their families, professors, and friends were on hand Sunday, May 18, as Alfred State College honored its 97th graduating class.

Dr. John M. Anderson, college president, presided over the ceremony.

At this year's ceremony, Alfred State presented an honorary doctorate to Amory Houghton, Jr., former United States congressman.

Some 900 two- and four-year graduates, their families, professors, and friends were on hand Sunday, May 18, as Alfred State College honored its 97th graduating class.

Dr. John M. Anderson, college president, presided over the ceremony.

At this year's ceremony, Alfred State presented an honorary doctorate to Amory Houghton, Jr., former United States congressman.

The citation from SUNY (State University of New York) granting Houghton the doctor of science, read, in part:

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NYS Engineering Technology Association (NYSETA) Scholarship Recipients

Joy Carlson, Heather Rogers & Dr. Edward TezakTwo Alfred State College students were recently named the recipients of $300 scholarships from the New York State Engineering Technology Association (NYSETA).

[img_assist|nid=4587|title=Joy Carlson, Heather Rogers & Dr. Edward Tezak|desc=Rogers, center, receives a certificate and $300 check from ASC faculty members Dr. Edward Tezak, SUNY Distinguished Service Professor and Joy Carlson, professor, Computer Imaging and Architectural Engineering Department.|link=none|align=left|width=250|height=176] Two Alfred State College students were recently named the recipients of $300 scholarships from the New York State Engineering Technology Association (NYSETA). Heather Rogers, Rome, a senior in the

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Microsoft “Digital Dorm Room”

Microsoft Alfred State College recently hosted the Microsoft "digital dorm room" (DDR), a program designed to bring new technology and solutions directly to colleges and universities across the United States.

[img_assist|nid=4585|title=Microsoft "digital dorm room"|desc=Pictured here, ASC students try their hand at the video game “Rock Band” when the DDR hit campus this spring. |link=none|align=right|width=275|height=180]Alfred State College recently hosted the Microsoft "digital dorm room" (DDR), a program designed to bring new technology and solutions directly to colleges and universities across the United States. The Digital Dorm Room is actually a model of a cool technology-enabled dorm room built into a truck. Live product demonstrations

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"Get Your Ad Running" Video Contest Winners

Alfred State College sponsored a "Get Your Ad Running" video contest during the just-completed spring semester. Using Alfred State College's tag line "Hit the Ground Running," contestants created a 30-second video showing why Alfred State College is the best place to get an education.

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ASC 31st Annual Culinary Arts Exposition

Heim, Stewart, Barber & MilamCulinary arts and culinary arts/baking, production and management students at Alfred State College competed in the 31st annual Culinary Arts Exposition, which featured an exhibit of Epicurean delights, earlier this spring.

Five professional chefs adjudicated the competition at Alfred State College's School of Applied Technology, Wellsv

Culinary arts and culinary arts/baking, production and management students at Alfred State College competed in the 31st annual Culinary Arts Exposition, which featured an exhibit of Epicurean delights, earlier this spring.

Five professional chefs adjudicated the competition at Alfred State College's School of Applied Technology, Wellsville. 

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