Civic Engagement

WINS Donates Presents to Family

WINS Club membersAlfred State College's  (Women in Non-traditional Studies--though membership is open to all students) recently raised $250  through bottle and can returns and coin banks to buy presents for an area family sponsored by Steuben Rural Ministry of Canisteo. 

[img_assist|nid=7232|title=WINS Club members|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=195]Alfred State College's WINS Club (Women in Non-traditional Studies--though membership is open to all students) recently raised $250  through bottle and can returns and coin banks to buy presents for an area family sponsored by Steuben Rural Ministry of Canisteo.  More students than shown in the photograph participated in the fund raising activities.  Santa's helpers include, left to right:  Jenny Green, Whitney Point, ASC senior in technology management; Rochelle Densmore, Leroy, AU jun

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SkillsUSA Helps Soldiers

SkillsUSA Helps SoldiersStudents enrolled in the School of Applied Technology of Alfred State College, and members of the SkillsUSA Club, joined forces to collect items for soldiers in Iraq.

[img_assist|nid=7226|title=SkillsUSA Helps Soldiers|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=225]Students enrolled in the School of Applied Technology of Alfred State College, and members of the SkillsUSA Club, joined forces to collect items for soldiers in Iraq.  Building Trades faculty member and former Marine Dave Chilson, standing fourth from left, gathered the gifts and took them to the Blue Star Mothers, parents of soldiers who meet and send needed items to their sons and daughters who serve.  Money was also donated to cover the shipping charges.  Pictured with Chilson

Students Participate in “Give Up A Meal” Program

Give Up A Meal donationAlfred State College students once again participated in the Student Senate and ACES (Auxiliary Campus Enterprises and Services, the campus dining and vending organization) sponsored "Give Up A Meal" (GUAM) program whereby students who donate a "meal punch" help raise money for charity. 

Give Up A Meal donationAlfred State College students once again participated in the Student Senate and ACES (Auxiliary Campus Enterprises and Services, the campus dining and vending organization) sponsored "Give Up A Meal" (GUAM) program whereby students who donate a "meal punch" help raise money for charity.   This semester's event, coordinated by Will Fritzinger, WETD-FM radio station, raised $1,512 which was donated to the

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Alfred State College Donates to Wellsville Salvation Army

Dr. John M. Anderson, Karen Canne and Captain Keith MaynorAlfred State College faculty and staff enhanced their own holiday spirit by contributing toys, hats, gloves, and scarves as their "admission" to the college's annual holiday party.

Dr. John M. Anderson, Karen Canne and Captain Keith MaynorAlfred State College faculty and staff enhanced their own holiday spirit by contributing toys, hats, gloves, and scarves as their "admission" to the college's annual holiday party.  Donations were made to the Salvation Army, Wellsville. Captain Keith Maynor (right) gladly accepted the gifts from Dr.

WINS Club Donates to Anthony Carino Memorial Scholarship

Andrea Paul, Lisa Carino and Jamie CookThe Alfred State College WINS Club (Women In Non-traditional Studies-though the club is open to all students) donated a check for $177.58 to the Anthony Carino Memorial Scholarship.

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Locks of Love

Fong, Wood, Putnam, and AmmanIt took two years, but three members of the Alfred State College faculty and a friend capped the last 24 months spent growing their hair by cutting it to donate the tumbling tresses to Locks of Love, an organization that provides hairpieces to children under age 18 suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.

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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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Students Give Up A Meal

Benedict, Jacobs, GuinnipAlfred State College students once again participated in the Student Senate and ACES (Auxiliary Campus Enterprises and Services, the campus dining and vending organization) sponsored "Give Up A Meal" (GUAM) program whereby students who donate a "meal punch" help raise money for charity.  

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Pay it Forward Scholarships

The Alfred State College Nursing Department is continuing its "Pay It Forward" philosophy through the awarding of its second annual "Pay It Forward" scholarship.

The Alfred State College Nursing Department is continuing its "Pay It Forward" philosophy through the awarding of its second annual "Pay It Forward" scholarship, established during the fall 2005 semester and presented to this year's recipients, senior nursing students Katrina Tracy-Folts, Whitesville, and Megan Williams, Houghton, at semester's end. 

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WINS Gives Christmas Gifts

Alfred State College's WINS Club recently raised $354 in bottle and can returns and monetary donations from the campus community and from Immaculate Conception School (ICS) in Wellsville to buy presents for an area family.

Alfred State College's WINS Club (Women in Non-traditional Studies--though membership is open to all students) recently raised $354 in bottle and can returns and monetary donations from the campus community and from Immaculate Conception School (ICS) in Wellsville to buy presents for an area family.

ASC staff also donated used clothing and toys for the family. The fourth-, fifth-, and eighth-grade classes at ICS donated food, blankets, and money as well. Additionally, newly formed ASC fraternity, Alpha Rho Kappa, donated children's clothing and money.

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