Alfred State College - Campus News
Alfred State College is honored to be included as one of the colleges participating in US Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's "New York Farm Day" to be held in Washington, DC, in late September.
Alfred State College is ranked in the Top 50 of Baccalaureate Colleges in the North in the 2009 edition of "America's Best Colleges" by U.S. News & World Report, the nation's leading source of service journalism and news. This is the second consecutive year that Alfred State has appeared in the America's Best Colleges rankings.
Gary Moore, Alfred State College class of 1976, is head coach of the full spectrum of running sports on campus: men's and women's cross country, men's and women's indoor track, and men's and women's outdoor track.
Alfred State College's Office of Admissions is hosting its annual High School Visitation Program this fall. The program has been scheduled for each Thursday starting Sept. 25, and running through Nov. 13, 2008.
The Culinary Arts Department, School of Applied Technology, Alfred State College, will hold a "Viva Italia" spaghetti dinner in the Culinary Arts Building on the Wellsville campus, Thursday, Oct. 9, from 5-7 p.m.
John Garippa, associate professor, Automotive Trades Department, Alfred State College, was recently named the 2008 Educator of the Year at the North American Council of Automotive Teachers (NACAT) conference held recently at the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport.
The Automotive Trades Department of Alfred State College (Wellsville Campus), in conjunction with Tenneco, is sponsoring a "Drive and Ride" event on Monday, Sept. 29, 2008, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Wellsville Campus. This event is open to the public free of charge.
Alfred State College's first Homecoming/ Family weekend in a number of years was declared a success, despite the almost constant rain and a couple of unfortunate losses on the playing field.
Without even knowing it, Alfred State College students are becoming locavores. In early September, Alfred State's Dining Services team took its first delivery of freshly grown produce from the Angelica Farmers' Market.
Local eateries will once again participate in Alfred State College's "Taste of Wellsville," this year, Saturday, Oct. 11, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Restaurants and other food purveyors will showcase their tasty signature dishes in "miniature form" at stations around the Applied Technology Campus.