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March 2010

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SkillsUSA-Region I Leadership Conference & Skills Olympics Award Winners
Wed, Mar 31st, 2010

welderApproximately 900 students from Region I BOCES (Board of Cooperative Education and Services) districts encompassing Western New York and the Southern Tier, competed in the 21st annual SkillsUSA-Region I Leadership Conference and Skills Olympics, (formerly VICA--Vocational Industrial Clubs of America) held in March at Alfred State College.

Regional Science and Technology Fair and Technology Challenge Events
Wed, Mar 31st, 2010

The 11thannual Alfred State College Regional Science and Technology Fair and the 2nd annual ASC Technology Challenge will be held concurrently on Friday, April 9, 2010, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Orvis Activities Center gymnasium on the Alfred campus.

Wilson Earns Another Honor
Tue, Mar 30th, 2010

Alfred State College sophomore Neil Wilson (Ft. Worth, TX) has been named to the second team of the Basketball Coaches Association of New York All-NYS Junior College team.  Earlier in the year, Wilson was named 1st team All-Region and 1st team All-WNYAC.

Open House Program, Sunday, April 18
Mon, Mar 29th, 2010

The Open House program, Sunday, April 18, beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Orvis Activities Center on the Alfred campus.

Pioneers Split with Lackawanna
Sun, Mar 28th, 2010

The Alfred State College baseball team split their first northern doubleheader on Sunday versus Lackawanna College.  The Pioneers, 7-6 on the season, won the opener 12-7 but fell 4-0 in the nightcap.

Pioneers Fall to Herkimer
Sat, Mar 27th, 2010

The Alfred State College lacrosse team came out of the gate slow and was never able to fully recover and fell to #6 Herkimer CCC 21-11 in their 2010 home opener.  ASC falls to 1-3 (1-1 Region III) on the season while HCCC improves to 3-0.

5 Exciting Jobs That Pay $40K And Up!
Thu, Mar 25th, 2010

YAHOO!® has published an online article titled "5 Exciting Jobs That Pay $40K And Up!" by Tony Moton. Alfred State College offers the following programs mentioned in the article. To learn more about our programs, click on the links below.

  • Court and Realtime Reporting
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Culinary Arts
  • Nursing

Track Cancelled Friday
Thu, Mar 25th, 2010

The 2010 outdoor track & field season opener at Erie CC (Orchard Park) scheduled for Friday afternoon has been cancelled due to forecasted low temperatures.  The Pioneers have now have had their first two meets of the season cancelled.

ASC to Host Workshops on Preparing the Ground for Local Fair Trade
Thu, Mar 25th, 2010

ASC will host two half-day workshops on Preparing the Ground for Local Fair Trade Monday, March 29, 2010, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Pioneer Lounge on the Alfred campus.

To register, please contact Robert Hadad, Cornell Vegetable Program Fresh Market Specialist, by Friday, March 26. You may reach Hadad via e-mail at rgh26@cornell.edu or by phone at (585) 739-4065.

Drama Club to Present Shakespeare’s “Taming of the Shrew”
Wed, Mar 24th, 2010

The Alfred State College Drama Club will present Shakespeare’s “Taming of the Shrew,” Thursday through Saturday, April 15-17, 2010, in the Orvis Auditorium on the Alfred campus.  Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, and 2 p.m. on Saturday. Admission is $2.

Car Care Awareness Day
Wed, Mar 24th, 2010

Students enrolled in the Automotive Trades curriculums at Alfred State College will celebrate National Car Care Month in April by hosting their annual Car Care Awareness Day on Saturday, April 17, 2010, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the automotive trades lab on the School of Applied Technology Campus, Wellsville, with a variety of FREE services. Signs will be posted to direct participants.

Penalties Plague Pioneers
Sun, Mar 21st, 2010

The Alfred State College lacrosse team was unable to overcome 14 penalties and fell to Delaware Tech -Terry Campus 18-16 on Sunday afternoon.  ASC is now 1-2 on the young campaign.

Pioneers Split Final Day of Spring Trip
Sun, Mar 21st, 2010

The Alfred State College baseball concluded their 2010 spring trip to Cocoa, FL with a doubleheader split.  ASC fell 10-9 in nine innings to North Iowa Area CC but rebounded with a come from behind 11-7 victory over Dakota College @ Bottineau.  The Pioneers end their trip with a 6-5 mark.

Ward shuts out Iowa Lakes
Sat, Mar 20th, 2010

Tyler Ward (Bishop Kearney) allowed just two hits in a complete game shutout as Alfred State downed Iowa Lakes CC 2-0 in Cocoa, FL.  Ward improves to 2-0 on the season while the Pioneers are now 5-4 on their spring trip.

Slow Start Slows Down Pioneers Lax
Sat, Mar 20th, 2010

The Alfred State College lacrosse team fell behind 6-2 in the 1st quarter and never could recover and fell 15-8 to Harford (MD) CC. ASC is now 1-1 on the season.

Big 4th Inning Dooms ASC
Sat, Mar 20th, 2010

Herkimer CCC erased a 4-2 deficit with a six-run 4th inning en route to a 10-5 victory over Alfred State on Friday.  The Lady Pioneers finish their spring trip in Myrtle Beach, SC with a 2-6 record (1-2 Region III Division III).

Pioneers Down Bottineau, Fall to Riverland
Thu, Mar 18th, 2010

The Alfred State College baseball team downed Dakota College @ Bottineau 10-5 but fell 7-1 to Riverland (MN) CC as they continue their annual trip to Cocoa Expo.  The Pioneers are now 4-4 on the season.

Clark Presents on Energy Efficiency Development and Job Creation
Thu, Mar 18th, 2010

Craig R. ClarkAlfred State College Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs Craig R. Clark recently presented on energy efficiency development and job creation at the annual Development District Association of Appalachia Annual Conference in Washington, DC.

 

Lady Pioneers Shutout Massasoit
Thu, Mar 18th, 2010

The Alfred State College softball team got back on the winning side with a 4-0 victory over Massasoit (MA) CC on Thursday.  The Lady Pioneers are now 2-5 on the season.

ASC Can't Rally vs. Cumberland, Fall to Northampton
Wed, Mar 17th, 2010

The Alfred State College softball left the tying run on base in the 7th inning in a 5-3 loss to Cumberland (NJ) County College and then were shutout 8-0 by Northampton (PA) CC in their second game.  The Lady Pioneers are now 1-5 at Snowbird Softball in Myrtle Beach, SC.

Late Innings Cost Pioneers
Tue, Mar 16th, 2010

The Alfred State College baseball team had leads in both games of a doubleheader heading into the 5th inning but saw their opponents rally for victories. ASC, 3-3 on the young season, fell 10-3 to Massasoit (MA) CC and 10-4 to North Iowa Area CC in Cocoa, FL.

Lady Pioneers Fall Twice In Myrtle
Tue, Mar 16th, 2010

The Alfred State College softball team fell in both halves of their doubleheader in Myrtle Beach, SC on Tuesday.  The Lady Pioneers fell 13-0 to Mercer (NJ) County CC and 6-4 to Sussex (NJ) County CC.  ASC is now 1-3 on the year.

Pioneers Bounce Milwaukee Area
Mon, Mar 15th, 2010

Tyler Ward (Rochester/Bishop Kearney) earned his first collegiate victory as the Alfred State College baseball team defeated Milwaukee (WI) Area Tech 6-1 in Cocoa, FL.  The Pioneers improve to 3-1 on the season.

Pioneers Suffer First Loss
Mon, Mar 15th, 2010

The Alfred State College baseball team fell 6-1 to ASA Institute (Brooklyn, NY) late Sunday evening in Cocoa, FL.  The loss drops the blue & gold to 2-1 on the season.

Lady Pioneers Split Season Opener
Mon, Mar 15th, 2010

The Alfred State College softball team defeated Genesee CC 10-2 and fell 11-1 to Herkimer CCC as they opened up their 2010 season in Myrtle Beach, SC.

Students Bake Cookies For Soldiers In Iraq
Mon, Mar 15th, 2010

The Wellsville Daily Reporter recently published an article titled Area chips in to send cookies to soldiers in Iraq. The article includes a photo of Alfred State College culinary arts: baking, production & management students who helped with the project.

Pioneers Win First Two in Florida
Sun, Mar 14th, 2010

After having the first two days of their spring trip washed out the Alfred State College baseball team opened up their 2010 season with two victories.  ASC downed Montgomery (MD) Rockville) 14-5 on Saturday evening and then downed Massasoit (MA) CC 4-3 on Sunday.

Rain Washes Baseball Openers
Fri, Mar 12th, 2010

The Alfred State College baseball team will have to wait another day for their 2010 season opener as games on Thursday evening and Friday have been rained out.  The Pioneers will look to get on the field on Saturday to open up their spring campaign.

Pioneers Lacrosse Wins Opener
Thu, Mar 11th, 2010

The Alfred State College lacrosse team started the Mark Kanellis era with a convincing 14-4 victory over Cayuga CC in Syracuse on Thursday evening.  ASC jumped out to a 8-1 lead in the first half to cruise to the victory in Kanellis' first game as head coach.

Outdoor Track Opener Cancelled
Thu, Mar 11th, 2010

The Alfred State College outdoor track & field season opener at Howard (MD) CC has been cancelled.  The Pioneers will now open the 2010 outdoor season on Friday March 26 when they travel to Erie CC to take on the Kats and Finger Lakes CC.