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November 2014

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Marketing and Communications Office wins Gold MarCom Award
Mon, Nov 24th, 2014

These mailings featured humorous memes of Alfred State’s mascot, Orvis the Pioneer, and Spencer Peavey, senior director of student engagement, urging students to register for orientation. They also included helpful information about campus life, staying informed on potential emergencies, and financial aid.

Girls Empowerment Workshop scheduled for Feb. 17-18
Mon, Nov 24th, 2014

For more information or to learn how to register, call the Center for Community Education and Training at 607-587-4015 or email ccet@alfredstate.edu.

Architectural technology students awarded for study abroad sketches
Fri, Nov 21st, 2014

winners of this year’s Bob Pahl AwardThe honor began in 2012 and is named for Bob Pahl, a Boston-area architect, who graduated from Alfred State in 1981 with a degree in architectural engineering technology. Pahl donated the first- and second-place prizes, which were presented this year to Taquon Middleton, of Brooklyn, who received $800, and Kara Anderson, of Ontario, who received $200.

Holiday buffet to be held Dec. 3 on Wellsville campus
Fri, Nov 21st, 2014

The menu will feature classic French cuisine, such as crown roast of pork, coq au van, crème brulee, French onion soup, cream puffs, cassoulet with duck, broccoli mornay, and much, much more.

Students enhancing local built environment through STAR Center projects
Thu, Nov 20th, 2014

students at STAR center with clientsThe STAR Center is a collaboration of two organizations in the department: the Architecture Club and the Interior Design Club, which, through the promotion of sound design and planning principles, seek to enhance the local built environment.

Sant’Anna Institute presents Leadership Awards to two Alfred State students
Wed, Nov 19th, 2014

Dr. Kristin Poppo; Jake Kohler, a technology management major from Babylon; Elizabeth Parker, an architecture major from Campbell; and Dr. Cristiana Panicco, president of Sant’Anna Institute in Sorrento, ItalyJake Kohler, a technology management major from Babylon, and Elizabeth Parker, an architecture major from Campbell, received the awards from Dr. Cristiana Panicco, president of Sant’Anna, and Alfred State Vice President of Academic Affairs Dr. Kristin Poppo.

Alfred State instructor contributes to new court reporting book
Fri, Nov 14th, 2014

Danielle GreenDanielle Green, a court reporting and captioning instructor in the Alfred State Business Department and a freelance court reporter, contributed to the National Court Reporters Association’s (NCRA) recently released book “Court Reporter Survival Guide: School Success Stories.”

Hinkle Library hosting ‘Joie De Vivre’ watercolor painting exhibit through Dec. 12
Mon, Nov 10th, 2014

“Practice Compassion,” a watercolor painting by artist Barbara FoxThe exhibit contains about 20 paintings, nearly all of them watercolor, that Fox has completed within the last three years. Its title is French for “exuberant enjoyment of life.”

WINS group holds 22nd annual Women in the Field Dinner
Mon, Nov 10th, 2014

2014 WINS club membersThe Women In Non-traditional Studies (WINS) Club hosted the 22nd annual Women in the Field Dinner Oct. 29 in the Allegany Room of the Alfred State Central Dining Hall, with 38 attendees.

Architecture students outline possible future look of Savona
Fri, Nov 7th, 2014

Two female architecture students presenting in Savona"The goal was to create a vision from the work that the community had already done as far as further developing what they wanted in the comprehensive plan,” said Dean, chair of the Department of Architecture and Design.

Nov. 4 is Election Day
Mon, Nov 3rd, 2014

If registered to vote in the village of Alfred, students can cast their ballots between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m. at A.E. Crandall Hook & Ladder Company at 6 Main St., Alfred.

New Horizons Forum to Present Two Events this November
Mon, Nov 3rd, 2014

The Alfred State New Horizons Forum continues its 2014 season with two November events. “A Conversation with Alfred State Student Veterans” will be offered on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at 5 p.m. in the Student Leadership Center, room 310 (Small Events Space). “The Solar Link Project: An Adventure in Interdisciplinary” will be offered on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. in the School of Engineering Technology, room 215. Both events will start with light refreshments at 5 p.m. and are open, free of charge, to the Alfred State community, Alfred University, and the area public.