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Employees receive Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence
Wed, May 23rd, 2018

Dr. Mel ChamblissDr. Melvin Chambliss received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, while Dr. Douglas Pierson was honored with the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Service. Dr. Jon Owejan was the recipient of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities, and Deborah Pratt received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service.


Students tour Penn State athletic facilities
Mon, May 21st, 2018

several students at Penn State’s Beaver Stadium Alfred State College students were able to tour the athletic facilities at Penn State University recently, gaining some valuable advice and insight into sport facility management along the way.


Buffalo native wins car at ASC graduation
Fri, May 18th, 2018

2018 grad mom hugImagine having a new college degree, a new job, along with a new car, and one very happy mom. Buffalo native Joe Geegba exited commencement at Alfred State College (ASC) with a diploma for a building trades: building construction associate degree in one hand, and keys to a 2012 Chevy Cruze in the other.


CCET to host companion animals workshop, opioid epidemic seminar in June
Thu, May 17th, 2018

The Center for Community Education and Training at Alfred State College will host two informative events that are open to the public in June: “Taking Action for Companion Animals with Libby Post,” and “A Morning with Dr. Bertha Madras: An Opioid Epidemic Seminar.” 


ASC Expecting Increase of Students this Fall
Thu, May 17th, 2018

Deb GoodrichDespite a decline in the number of high school graduates in New York State, the ASC orientation class is growing by 15 percent. Alfred State also has a 15 percent increase for incoming students who made their deposit to secure their future as a Pioneer.


Registration open for STEM Summer Institute at Alfred State
Wed, May 16th, 2018

Taking place July 29-31, the institute is hosted by the New York State STEM Education Collaborative, and provides a way for kindergarten-through-college-level educators to learn new techniques for engaging students of all ages in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers.


New energy-efficient boilers replace heating plant
Tue, May 15th, 2018

employees standing in the boiler roomSince 2013, Alfred State has been involved in a boiler decentralization project to remove the buildings’ dependency on the heating plant in favor of new energy-efficient boilers.


Alfred State College earns 2018-2019 Military Friendly® School Designation
Mon, May 14th, 2018

2018-2019 Military Friendly® School logoThe 2018-2019 Military Friendly® Schools list will be published in the May issue of G.I. Jobs magazine and can be found at www.militaryfriendly.com.


Alfred State holds 107th Commencement
Sun, May 13th, 2018

Pioneer Stadium filled with peopleAlfred State recognized approximately 750 May 2018 graduates during commencement ceremonies on Sunday, May 13. Dr. Skip Sullivan, president, presided over the event, held on the Alfred campus.


Students display amazing work at annual showcase event
Thu, May 10th, 2018

females at an exhibit with glasses and strawsThis year’s displays highlighted a turbojet engine, building construction projects, a portable snowmaker, an automatic tailgate, civic engagement projects, an emergency housing unit, an innovative motorcycle transporter, and more.


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