The Admissions Office at Alfred State College recently hosted scores of regional school counselors, directors of guidance, and college advisers during "SUNY Operation Inform 2008." This professional development opportunity features SUNY workshops and the chance to explore current topics in higher education. Pictured here, Alfred State College President Dr. John M. Anderson, greets the counselors and presents "Honoring Tradition, Embracing Innovation" for a Green Future. Participants also enjoyed refreshments created by ASC's Culinary Arts Department consisting of finger foods and hors d'oeuvres during the professional exchange. This exchange is a chance for school counselors to mingle with other SUNY Admissions representatives.