February 2015


New Phi Kappa Phi honor society chapter formed at Alfred State
Mon, Feb 23rd, 2015

Associate Professor Christopher Tomasi, left, is installed as president of the Alfred State chapter of the Phi Kappa Phi honor societyby Dr. Rick ShaleThe new Alfred State chapter of the Phi Kappa Phi honor society was installed in a ceremony Thursday evening in the Allegany Room of the Central Dining Hall.

Alfred State taking part in SUNY Financial Aid Day
Fri, Feb 20th, 2015

Students or parents can register by going to www.suny.edu/studentevents or by calling 1-800-342-3811. This workshop is open to all prospective college students and their families, including those who do not plan to attend Alfred State.

Dr. Richard Kellogg publishes article on science fiction writing pioneer Doc Smith
Tue, Feb 17th, 2015

Dr. Kellogg frequently writes about the literary genres of mystery fiction and science fiction. He is the author of a series of illustrated books for children featuring boy detective Barry Baskerville.

Alfred State New Horizons Forum to present ‘Meet the Candidates’ evening
Tue, Feb 17th, 2015

The “Meet the Candidates” forum will be offered to the entire Alfred community on Thursday, Feb. 26, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in room 215 of the School of Engineering Technologies Building. Campus signage and volunteers will direct the public to the nearest parking areas.

Architecture students present community visualization study at ATP conference
Mon, Feb 16th, 2015

Architecture students present community visualization study at ATP conferenceEight architecture students from Alfred State presented at the annual Appalachian Teaching Project (ATP) conference at the end of the fall semester in Washington, DC.

Mardi Gras buffet set for Feb. 17 on Alfred State’s Wellsville campus
Mon, Feb 9th, 2015

The menu will include jambalaya, gumbo, shrimp etouffée, muffuletta and po’boy sandwiches, king cake, pecan pralines, beignets, and much, much more. The cost, including beverages, is $15 per person or $7 for children under 10 years old.

New Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club Barn celebrated with ribbon-cutting ceremony
Thu, Feb 5th, 2015

Alfred State President Dr. Skip Sullivan uses a chainsaw Wednesday to cut the wooden “ribbon” at a ceremony to celebrate the new Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club Barn. Alfred State marked the opening of the Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club Barn Wednesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Alfred State President Dr. Skip Sullivan, Vice President for Student Affairs Greg Sammons, club members, and faculty and staff.

Oil and watercolor art exhibit on display at Hinkle Memorial Library in February
Tue, Feb 3rd, 2015

oil and watercolor painting by Corning artist Bridget Bossart van OtterlooA grouping of oil and watercolor paintings will be on display this month at Alfred State’s Hinkle Memorial Library for an art exhibit titled “Inspired by Nature: Paintings by Bridget Bossart van Otterloo.”

Classes have been canceled for today Feb. 2, 2015.
Mon, Feb 2nd, 2015

Classes have been canceled for today Feb. 2, 2015. Only essential personnel need to report to work.