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November 2010

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Slow Start Dooms Pioneers
Tue, Nov 30th, 2010

Finger Lakes CC started the game on a 25-6 run as they downed Alfred State 77-62 on Tuesday evening.  The loss drops the Pioneers to 2-7 on the season.

Late Run Leads Lady Pioneer Past FLCC
Tue, Nov 30th, 2010

The Alfred State College women's basketball team went on a 11-0 run late in the second half en route to a 62-57 victory over Finger Lakes CC.  FLCC led 54-50 with just under six minutes when ASC went on their run.

Clark Presents at Appalachian Regional Commission Conference
Tue, Nov 30th, 2010

Craig R. ClarkClark’s presentation, Green Schools, Sustainable Communities, was part of the Green Colleges and Universities: Greening Your Campus Operations discussions at the conference. Clark’s presentation detailed the activities Alfred State College is conducting to become greener and what steps are being taken to address the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment signed by Alfred State Colleg

Ten Pioneers Earn All-NFC Honors
Mon, Nov 29th, 2010

Ten members of the Alfred State College football team have earned All-NFC honors.  Sir Aaron Taylor (West Cheter/Lincoln Hall), Colter Johnson (Warren, PA), and Josh Griffin (Englewood, NJ/Dwight Morrow) were named to the 1st team, Kyle Ricks (Alexandria, VA/Mt. Vernon) was named 2nd team, and Cody Scepanik (Vestal), Devin Simmons (Elmira Free), Wade Hammond (Walton), Nick DePofi (Union Endicott), Justin Smith (Richmond, VA/CD Hylton), and Damion King (Detroit, MI/Madison Heights) were all 3rd team selections.

Mail to the Chief
Wed, Nov 24th, 2010

An article titled "Mail to the Chief" can be found in the November 2010 issue of University Business, Solutions for Higher Education Management. Written by Thomas W. Durso, the article notes how Alfred State College uses a predictive modeling package for admissions mailings.

The Sun Goes to Work at Arbor House
Wed, Nov 24th, 2010

ARBOR FRIENDS, a publication of the Friends of the National Arboretum, fall 2010 issue, includes an article titled “The Sun Goes to Work at Arbor House,” written by Roberta Gutman. The article, on page three, references the solar panels our students installed on the roof of Arbor House. 

AIDS Memorial Quilt to Be Displayed at Alfred State College
Wed, Nov 24th, 2010

Sections of the internationally celebrated AIDS Memorial Quilt – the 54-ton, handmade tapestry that stands as a memorial to more than 92,000 individuals lost to AIDS – will be on view at Alfred State College, from Monday, Nov. 29, 2010 through Friday, Dec. 3, 2010, from 10 a.m. -4 p.m. in the Allied Health Building, Room 225. The display is open to the public free of charge.

ASC Hosts Several Humphrey Fellows
Wed, Nov 24th, 2010

Armstrong, Hobbs, and PascacioAlfred State, in conjunction with Cornell University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, has served as an associate campus for the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program hosted by Cornell University since 2007.

Pioneer Wrestlers Pick up First Win
Mon, Nov 22nd, 2010

The Alfred State College wrestling team earned their first dual match 25-22 over Jamestown CC.  The Pioneers are now 1-3 on the season in 1-1 in WNYAC action.

Culinary Arts Holiday Buffet - Dec. 2
Mon, Nov 22nd, 2010

Students enrolled in the culinary arts programs will prepare a holiday buffet on Thursday, Dec. 2, from 5-7 p.m. in the student dining hall of the Culinary Arts Building on the Wellsville campus. Cost is $16 (all inclusive) per person. Children under 10 can eat for $7. Proceeds will benefit the Top Hat Scholarship Fund.

Pioneers Struggles Continue
Sun, Nov 21st, 2010

The Alfred State College men's team dropped their fifth straight game 73-55 to Rockland CC in the consolation game of the 2010 ASC Tournament.  The Pioneers head into the Thanksgiving break with a 2-6 mark.

Lady Pioneers Win Title
Sun, Nov 21st, 2010

The Alfred State College women's basketball team defeated Fulton Montgomery CC 50-45 in the championship game of the 2010 ASC Tournament.  The Lady Pioneers head into the the Thanksgiving break with a 7-3 mark.

Pioneer Men Win Herkimer Title, Women 4th
Sun, Nov 21st, 2010

The Alfred State College men's swimming team won their second straight invitational at Herkimer CCC on Saturday.  The women's team finished 4th out of six teams.

Turnovers & Missed Opportunities Cost Pioneers
Sat, Nov 20th, 2010

The Alfred State College men's basketball team shot just 30.2% from the field and turned the ball over 25 times as they fell 83-55 to Fulton Montgomery CC in the first round of the 2010 ASC Tournament.  The blue & gold are now 2-5 on the year.

Lady Pioneers Advance to Title Game
Sat, Nov 20th, 2010

The Alfred State College women's basketball team defeated Jefferson CC 70-44 to advance to the title game of the 2010 ASC Tournament.  The Lady Pioneers are now 6-3 on the season and will take on Fulton Montgomery CC tomorrow in the championship game at Noon.

Students Take Second Place in Estimating and Scheduling Competition
Fri, Nov 19th, 2010

Marshall, Richards, Yohe, Heckman, Sokolinski, Thomas, and  WegrzynSix students enrolled in Alfred State College’s construction management engineering technology bachelor of science program recently took second place in the Commercial Building division at the Associated Schools of Construction Region I (Virginia to Maine) estimating and scheduling competition, he

Strong Second Half Lifts Titusville over ASC
Thu, Nov 18th, 2010

Alfred State College on Thursday evening.  ASC led 33-32 at half and led 48-43 before the Panthers tied the game at 56-56 with eight minutes remaining.

Harrington Named Co-Player of the Week
Thu, Nov 18th, 2010

Alfred State College freshman cornerback Brett Harrington (Rochester/Edison) has been named the Northeast Football Conference co-special teams player of the week.

Four Pioneers Run to All-American Honors
Thu, Nov 18th, 2010

Four members of the Alfred State College cross country team ran to NJCAA Division III All-American at the National Championship last weekend at Sunken Meadow State Park.  Joe Seitz (Williamsville North) ran to 2nd team honors while Alex Farrell (N. Tonawanda), Frank Mastraccio (Rome Free), and Abbey Benton (Frewsburg) were honorable mention All-Americans.

Pioneers Busy on the Mat
Thu, Nov 18th, 2010

The Alfred State College wrestling team has been busy in the past couple of days competing in three dual matches and the Muskegon (MI) Open.

Pioneer Men Win, Ladies Fall vs. Erie
Wed, Nov 17th, 2010

The Alfred State College men's swimming team defeated Erie CC 89-79 in a WNYAC dual match on Wednesday night at the Orvis Activities Center pool. The Lady Kats pulled off a 90-52 victory.

Locke Travels to Milan, Italy, to Present at IFHRO Congress
Wed, Nov 17th, 2010

Physical and Health Sciences at Alfred State College, traveled to Milan, Italy, this month to present “So Now You Are a Program Director,” at the 2010 International Federation of Health Records Organizations (IFHRO) Congress.

Students Participate in Community Service Activity at ACUI Conference
Wed, Nov 17th, 2010

Community service project at Association for College Unions International (ACUI) conferenceEight Alfred State College students attended an ACUI (Association for College Unions International) conference where, for a portion Saturday, the students participated in a community service activity.

Motorsports Students Get an Insider’s View of Professional Racing
Wed, Nov 17th, 2010

Students with Jamie McMurry’s Daytona 500 winning car, 2010Students enrolled in Alfred State College’s motorsports technology program recently returned from a seven-day field trip to Mooresville and Concord, NC, to get an insider’s view of professional racing.

Pioneers Can't Rally All the Way Back
Tue, Nov 16th, 2010

The Alfred State College men's basketball team fell behind and couldn't rally all the way back and fell 70-60 to CC of Beaver County.  The Pioneers are now 2-4 on the season.

Bensley Meets with Honors Program Members
Tue, Nov 16th, 2010

Foote, Bensley, Stiller, and SchwarzPhysical and Health Sciences Department, met with Honors Program members and other guests Nov. 10, to discuss legal and illicit drugs from both a policy perspective and a forensic chemist’s perspective.

Veterans’ Day 2010
Tue, Nov 16th, 2010

Pictured here, l-r: Gilman, Flynn, Grillo, and Merrick.Veterans’ Day 2010 saw Alfred State College pay tribute to veterans and current members of the United States armed forces with the release of a special edition of Ergo, the student literary magazine, comprised of pieces written by current and former students who served or are serving in the armed forces and those who love them.

Men's Cross Country Finishes 2nd at Nationals
Sat, Nov 13th, 2010

For the second year in a row the Alfred State College men's cross country team finished as national runner-ups at the NJCAA Division III National Championships.  The Pioneers scored a 90 trailing just SUNY Delhi's 40.

Pioneers Fall in Season Finale
Sat, Nov 13th, 2010

In a wild game that featured seven interceptions and four blocked kicks, Louisburg College (NC) defeated Alfred State 23-12 to wrap up the 2010 season.  The Pioneers end the season with a 4-6 record.

Lady Pioneers Squeeze Orange
Sat, Nov 13th, 2010

The Alfred State College women's basketball team improved to 5-2 with a 66-54 victory at SUNY Orange on Saturday afternoon.