August 2007


Moving In Day 2007
Thu, Aug 30th, 2007

Moving In Day 2007This was a familiar sight on the
Alfred State College campus recently as parents helped students move all the
comforts of home (and then some) to residence halls for the new school year.

New Student Convocation 2007
Thu, Aug 30th, 2007

Alfred State College faculty and
staff welcomed this year's incoming freshmen during the 14th annual
New Student Convocation.

SET Grand Re-Opening Ribbon Cutting
Thu, Aug 30th, 2007

Members of the Alfred State College
community were all smiles recently as they celebrated the "grand re-opening" of
the Engineering Technology Building
following a seven-year, $17 million rehab project.

Townhouse Open House
Thu, Aug 30th, 2007

Alfred State College hosted an open
house for the local community at the new townhouse-style residence halls before
students moved in to begin the new academic year.

Pioneers and Panthers battle to a tie
Wed, Aug 29th, 2007

Alfred State and Tompkins Cortland CC battled to a 1-1 tie at the Mullen Hill Field in Alfred in the season opener for both teams.

Friendly 5K Helps Restock Local Food Pantry
Wed, Aug 29th, 2007

The Alfred State College cross country team helped restock the Alfred-Almond food pantry by hosting the 3rd annual Friendly 5K.  Six local high school teams took on the newly redesigned course at Alfred State

U.S. News & World Report ranks Alfred State College in top 45 best baccalaureate colleges in the North
Fri, Aug 24th, 2007

US-News Rosati attributes this ranking to a number of positive initiatives taking place on campus, including the establishment of a Center for Organic and Sustainable Agriculture, the development of specialized baccalaureate degree programs such as digital media and animation, financial planning, and information technology/network administration, as well as new townhouse-style residence halls, to name just a few.

Opening Remarks 2007
Fri, Aug 24th, 2007

Alfred State College Officer in Charge Dr.
Ronald R. Rosati kicked off the new academic year at the college by noting the
accomplishments of the previous term and summer.

COSA Progressing on Many Fronts
Fri, Aug 24th, 2007

Alfred State College's Center for Organic and Sustainable Agriculture (COSA) has achieved several milestones thus far in building its capacity to help farmers in New York and beyond.

Cross Country raises $1,000 for Cancer Society
Thu, Aug 23rd, 2007

The Alfred State College cross country team started preseason practice in an unusual way to celebrate the college's Centennial.  The 17 members of the 2007 squad along with Head Coach Gary Moore and Assistant Coach Jeremiah Bailey participated in a 130 mile relay run that took them from Lockport to Alfred and raised $1,000 for the American Cancer Society.

Rees & Grillo Honored by SUNY
Wed, Aug 22nd, 2007

Alfred State College Professors Jim Grillo, Hammondsport, and
Robert E. Rees, Alfred, both members of the School of Management
and Engineering Technology, were among 28 SUNY-wide faculty members recognized
by the State University of New York as Distinguished Teaching Professor and
Distinguished Service Professor, respectively. 
The designation constitutes a promotion above that of full professor.

Townhouse Open House
Fri, Aug 10th, 2007

The public
is invited to attend an "open house" and reception at the townhouses on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2007,
from 4:30-5:30 p.m

First Scholarship Recipient for Auto Parts Tech
Wed, Aug 8th, 2007

School of Applied Technology at Alfred State
College is pleased to announce the first recipient of the automotive parts
technology scholarship provided by UNI-SELECT, the leading network of
independently owned auto parts dealer in Canada and a rapidly growing parts
provider in the United