September 2015


Team Alfred departs for Solar Decathlon competition in California
Tue, Sep 29th, 2015

Alfred State and Alfred University teamMore than 25 Alfred State and Alfred University students headed to California Saturday, Sept. 26, to compete in the 2015 US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon.

Fireball Run teams depart from Alfred State’s Wellsville campus
Mon, Sep 28th, 2015

members of the 2015 Alfred State Fireball Run team, along with the 1987 Mercedes 300 SDL they will be driving in the eventThree teams headed from the Alfred State School of Applied Technology campus in Wellsville to Connecticut Thursday for the annual Fireball Run event.

Peace advocate Dr. Nadine Hoover meets with Honors Program members
Mon, Sep 28th, 2015

Dr. Nadine Hoover, along with three members of the Alfred State Honors ProgramDr. Nadine Hoover met with members of the Honors Program at Alfred State Sept. 10 to discuss her 35 years of working for peace in war-torn countries around the world.

First- and second-graders visit Alfred State Farm for Kiddie Ag Day
Mon, Sep 28th, 2015

Area first- and second-graders tour the Alfred State Farm’s calf barn Sept. 17 during Kiddie Ag DayHundreds of first- and second-grade students from area schools toured Alfred State’s 800-acre farm Thursday, Sept. 17, during Kiddie Ag Day.

New STARTUP-NY business linked to Alfred State formed
Fri, Sep 18th, 2015

Sponsored by Alfred State, TDG Wood Products, LTD will manufacture a new line of micro/micron cooking wood chips under the brand name SmokinLicious® Gourmet Wood Products. The cooking wood chips will be new products and trademarked as Minuto and Piccolo Chips, respectively.

New SALUTE Veterans National Honor Society chapter formed
Thu, Sep 17th, 2015

Headquartered out of Colorado State University, the honor society was funded by an ACE/Wal-Mart Foundation Success for Veterans Grant. SALUTE is the first national honor society established for student veterans and military in two-year and four-year institutions of higher education.

Alfred State advances to 19th among top regional colleges in North by U.S. News & World Report
Thu, Sep 10th, 2015

For the ninth consecutive year, Alfred State has made the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges rankings, tying for 19th among the top regional colleges in the North for 2016, up from 22nd a year ago.

Alfred State welcomes new employees
Wed, Sep 2nd, 2015

Alfred State recently welcomed more than 30 new faculty and staff members.

Students depart for Semester in the South to aid struggling communities
Tue, Sep 1st, 2015

Students departing for Semester in the South with their professor Norm Ellis Taking part in the Semester in the South this year are Brock Delgato, of Clarence; Kyle Parish, of Buffalo; James Friedeborn, of Ithaca; Jake Baran, of Clarence; Brian Mitchell, of Derby; Kevin Rogers, of Frewsburg; Kayla Miller, of Bronx; and Cody Marvin, of Bath.