Alfred State College holds 34th annual Honors Convocation
Fri, May 4th, 2018

student Grant Tinker shakes hands with Dr. John WilliamsAlfred State College celebrated the achievements of hundreds of students recently during the 34th annual Honors Convocation, with Dr. Kristin Poppo, provost, presiding over the event, and SUNY Distinguished Professor of Mathematics and Physics Lawrence E. Burns serving as grand marshal. 

Nursing students awarded scholarships from veteran organization
Thu, May 3rd, 2018

several students and veterans with a certificateDuring the scholarship award presentation at Alfred State, the students were presented with Forty & Eight emblem training pins.

ASC competes in Green Grand Prix
Wed, May 2nd, 2018

2016 Mazda 3 According to Eric Wilmot, chair of the Automotive Trades Department, the college entered six vehicles in the competition, four of which belong to the school, and two others that are student-owned. Students drove or co-drove the cars, while everyone had volunteer duties that involved assisting the Green Grand Prix organizers with fueling, tech inspections, and set-up.

Alfred State breaks ground on House 56
Tue, May 1st, 2018

several students standing in front of heavy equipmentOnce completed, the 2,010-square-foot open concept house will feature three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large master suite, a two-car garage, a full basement, and a wrap-around porch. The house will be located at 3889 Foundation Drive. 

Alfred State surpasses Relay for Life fundraising goal
Tue, May 1st, 2018

several people walking in the gymnasiumStudents from both Alfred State and Alfred University, as well as local community members came ready to relay for 12 hours with a fundraising goal of $20,000. Altogether, 23 teams were able to surpass that goal. 

Hot Dog Day a ‘doggone’ good time
Mon, Apr 30th, 2018

three students standing and smilingWith the beautiful weather, thousands of attendees came out to eat hot dogs, shop the stands of local vendors, and simply enjoy the community festival. In addition to the fun, the annual event also usually raises upwards of $10,000 for local charities, and this year was no exception.

Archery team earns 2nd-place finish in championship event
Mon, Apr 30th, 2018

Jacob Pollock, Austin Zauner, and Joshua Harp holding a plaqueThe three-member Alfred State men’s bowhunter team consisted of Austin Zauner (construction management, Darien Center), Joshua Harp (surveying and geomatics engineering technology, Farmington), and Jacob Pollock (mechanical engineering technology, Franklinville).  

Student leads initiative to discourage use of plastic bags on campus
Fri, Apr 27th, 2018

Peter York is pictured with one of the reusable bags Looking to the future, York said, “My end vision is to completely eliminate single-use plastic bags on Alfred State’s campus and create a sustainably minded culture while doing so.”

Binghamton Devils Career Fair a valuable networking opportunity for ASC students
Thu, Apr 26th, 2018

several students sitting in front of the ice rinkJohn Lisec, an assistant professor in the Business Department, said the event provided a wonderful opportunity for Alfred State sport management students to interact with sport industry professionals and develop tangible opportunities for success and job placement.