Alfred State welcomes new students for 2015-2016 academic year
Fri, Aug 28th, 2015

Pat Fogarty, College Council chair, told students, “There is more that you can do here than I could ever think of mentioning, but please, please get involved. My message is very simple: Join. Be doers. Go outside of yourself. Push the envelope. And then, you will be what Alfred State is all about: Pioneers.”

Watch the time-lapse video.

Hinkle Memorial Library to celebrate 50th anniversary
Thu, Aug 27th, 2015

students in 1965 moved the library’s 22,000-volume collectionFrom 9-11 a.m. Sept. 12, as part of Homecoming/Family Weekend, the library will host an informal reception, during which time staff will be present to answer questions about the Hinkle Memorial Library Historical Exhibit in the gallery and to reminisce about the library and campus over the past 50 years. A complimentary continental breakfast will also be provided during this time.

Homecoming/Family Weekend to take place Sept. 10-13
Thu, Aug 27th, 2015

“The weekend is all about bringing friends together to share stories and reminisce, as well as creating new memories, remembering the past, and celebrating the future,” said Colleen Argentieri, director of Alumni Relations and co-chair of the Homecoming/Family Weekend Committee. “It’s going to be a terrific weekend and we are expecting another record attendance.”

Dr. Kellogg authors new book, 'Barry Baskerville Traps a Thief'
Tue, Aug 25th, 2015

Dr. Richard Kellogg, professor emeritus of psychology at Alfred State, is the author of a new book titled “Barry Baskerville Traps a Thief.” The book, intended for young readers between the ages of six and 10, features color illustrations by noted Hawaiian artist Gary Kato.

President Sullivan to Alfred State employees: 'You are the heroes of this college'
Mon, Aug 24th, 2015

Alfred State employees view the 3-D videoThe president began by talking to faculty and staff about superheroes they may have admired as a child, such as Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman. He then showed a 3-D video featuring several Alfred State employees talking about who their favorite superhero was, and who their heroes are now.

Alfred State ROTC members join in on opening ceremony of Cheez-It 355 at The Glen
Thu, Aug 20th, 2015

Alfred State students and ROTC members at Cheez-It 355 at The GlenMembers of the US Army ROTC program at Alfred State took part in the opening ceremony of the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen NASCAR Sprint Cup race on Sunday, Aug. 9.

Admissions Counselor Burroughs serves as mentor for NYSACAC Camp College program
Thu, Aug 20th, 2015

Channon Burroughs, second row, first on the left, with 11 camp participantsAs a program mentor, Burroughs said her main role was to work with a small group of 11 high school students, facilitating discussion and activities relating to their interests, goals, and plans for the future, and providing college admissions advisement.

Applied Technology students working on house 54 for Wellsville community
Wed, Aug 19th, 2015

students building house 54 in WellsvilleThe one-story, 2,972-square-foot, French country-style house will feature three bedrooms, a dining area, a spacious kitchen, an entertainment alcove, a laundry room, a small home office, two bathrooms, a covered rear porch with a fireplace, and a full basement.

Two-year criminal justice program now available
Tue, Aug 18th, 2015

The major was developed in response to inquiries about the availability of such a program at Alfred State, the popularity and success of similar programs at regional community colleges and peer colleges of technology, and opportunities for graduates to continue their education or to find employment across a broad job market. The demand and employment opportunities for graduates in criminal justice should remain steady well into the future.

Print and Mail Services awarded twice at print competition
Wed, Aug 12th, 2015

“We feel especially honored to win these awards, notably the one for a recruitment piece,” Chambers said, referring to the viewbook, “as the recruitment and retention of students is one of the most important functions on campus.”

Appalachian Regional Commission awards Alfred State grant to bring renewable energy to Advanced Manufacturing Center
Tue, Aug 4th, 2015

Dr. Skip Sullivan, president of Alfred State, said, “Our students will benefit from this project by gaining hands-on experience and developing skills and knowledge related to renewable energy components of sustainable advance manufacturing. We are grateful to the Appalachian Regional Commission for providing us this grant.”

‘Reactive Rover’ workshop set for Sept. 23 at Alfred State Lake Lodge
Mon, Aug 3rd, 2015

The information-packed seminar will also include training plans, class design examples, and demonstration of techniques with live dogs. Registration is $50 and includes breakfast and lunch. For registration information, contact the CCET at 607-587-4015 or at