Alfred State College - Alumni News

A sweet history of success Mon, Dec 3rd, 2018

Brian PerryBrian Perry, the executive vice president, chairman, and an owner of Perry’s, is both a fourth-generation member of the 100-year-old business, as well as a second-generation Alfred State Pioneer.

Alumni reminisce and renovate during community service trip Fri, Jul 6th, 2018

man operating piece of heavy equipmentUnited by their Alfred State College roots and a desire to make a difference, a group of ASC alumni came together recently to upgrade the infrastructure at Lions Camp Badger. 

Alfred State’s Day of Giving raises more than $150,000 Fri, Dec 8th, 2017

staff and students at the check presentation receptionAs of the time this article was written, 954 donors had contributed a total of $152,788 in cash and pledges, with donations still coming in online and through the mail. The funds that were not restricted to a certain area will be used to support the greatest needs of the college, primarily scholarships, new programming, updated technology, and athletic programs.

Pioneer pride makes Day of Giving a major success Mon, Dec 12th, 2016

Students, faculty, and staff presenting a check and holding up Thank You signsThanks to 680 donors, Alfred State greatly surpassed its goals for its inaugural Day of Giving on Nov. 29.

Late alum’s passion, generosity live on through scholarship Tue, Dec 6th, 2016

Frank OppedisanoFor more than 40 years, Alfred State alum Frank Oppedisano worked at Postler & Jaeckle Corp., which made a $50,000 donation to the college to create a scholarship in Oppedisano’s memory.

Alfred State’s own Santa Claus to appear on national TV Tue, Dec 6th, 2016

Melissa Nickerson, “The Great Christmas Light Fight” co-host Carter Oosterhouse, and Jon NickersonThis yuletide, Nickerson, a project manager/architectural engineering designer at Alfred State, is making a rather special appearance as Kris Kringle, one that will be seen by millions of people all across the US on Dec. 12 when they tune into ABC’s “The Great Christmas Light Fight” from 8-10 p.m.

Kaitlyn Brown named associate director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations Wed, Nov 23rd, 2016

Kaitlyn BrownAs the associate director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations, Brown reports to the director of Alumni Relations and works closely with the director of Annual Giving, assisting both with the advancement initiatives and projects for the college.

Creating leaders of today and tomorrow at Alfred State Tue, Aug 23rd, 2016

globe and numbers 73%A recent survey of Alfred State graduates revealed 1,585 are leaders of their companies, located across the U.S.

Homecoming and Family Weekend set for Oct. 14-15 Wed, Aug 17th, 2016

homecoming/family weekend '16 invitation, bonfire, 5k racers, students dancingColleen Argentieri, director of Alumni Relations and co-chair of the Homecoming/Family Weekend Committee, said, “Alfred State is excited to once again bring together Pioneers of all ages and their families for Homecoming and Family Weekend. We have a number of exciting events planned, and look forward to another terrific year of fun and fellowship as we celebrate our college.” 

Plans for ‘MacKenzie Makeover’ unveiled Thu, May 12th, 2016

Mach Architecture Executive VP Douglas Schaefer, near the sign, and Associate Robert Brunner, at the podium, speak during the unveiling of “MacKenzie Makeover”Mach Architecture Executive Vice President Douglas Schaefer along with Associate Robert Brunner, a 2008 architectural technology graduate, recently unveiled plans dubbed the “MacKenzie Makeover” to a crowd of students, faculty, and staff.