October 2015


Alfred State Named as a 2016 STEM Jobs Approved College
Fri, Oct 30th, 2015

STEM Jobs logo“As a college of technology, STEM fields are an important part of our academic focus, having hosted the New York State STEM Education Collaborative Summer Institute for the second straight year this past July,” said Dr. Skip Sullivan, president of Alfred State.

Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club completes solid season; men’s team goes undefeated
Fri, Oct 30th, 2015

members of the Alfred State Pioneer Woodsmen’s ClubLooking back on this semester, Bingham said, “It was a fast-paced season, but the team’s desire and dedication prevailed.”

Team Alfred earns two awards in Solar Decathlon competition
Wed, Oct 28th, 2015

Ryan Kozlowski surrounded by solar panels on top of Team Alfred’s entry in the 2015 US Dept of Energy Solar Decathlon“This was an excellent opportunity for Alfred State and Alfred University students to display their talents and abilities on a national scale,” Richardson said. “They were also able to receive a valuable hands-on learning experience unlike any other, which will undoubtedly benefit them in their careers once they graduate.”

Week of Action held in support of victims of sexual violence
Wed, Oct 28th, 2015

Tyler Ribble, business administration, Elmira, left, and Adam Johnson, architecture, Williamson, pose with an “It’s On Us” cut-out sign On Tuesday, students and faculty could take their picture in an “It’s On Us” cut-out and sign a pledge to help keep women and men safe from sexual assault. On Wednesday, participants had the opportunity to create posters, signs, and items to wear for the “Take Back the Night” event on Thursday.

Three Upstate NY Colleges Come Together To Serve The Local Communities
Wed, Oct 28th, 2015

5 student volunteers at Make a Difference Day: Celebrate Service, Celebrate AlleganyApproximately 500 local college students and volunteers from Alfred University, Alfred State, and Houghton College came together to perform a day of community service projects throughout Allegany County.

Fogarty reappointed, Benedict appointed to Alfred State College Council
Fri, Oct 23rd, 2015

Patricia K. FogartyEva BenedictThe New York State Governor’s Office recently reappointed Patricia K. Fogarty, of Belmont, and appointed Eva Benedict, of Wellsville, to the Alfred State College Council.

Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club rolls to back-to-back wins in two divisions
Fri, Oct 23rd, 2015

Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club members 2015For the second time this month, the Alfred State Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club sawed, rolled, chopped, and climbed its way to the top in two divisions at a timber sports competition.

Dr. Kellogg authors article appearing in Paperback Parade
Wed, Oct 21st, 2015

Dr. Richard Kellogg, professor emeritus of psychology at Alfred State, is the author of an article appearing in the most recent issue of Paperback Parade, a quarterly journal for paperback readers and collectors. Titled “Dagmar in the World of Espionage,” the article reviews two spy novels written by Dagmar and released by Lancer Books in 1967.

Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club wins two divisions at timber sports competition
Wed, Oct 7th, 2015

Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club member Gavin Maloney, a masonry major from Rome, NY, takes part in the chainsaw eventThe Alfred State Pioneer Woodsmen’s Club on Oct. 3 won two divisions of the Finger Lakes Logging Sports Competition held at Finger Lakes Community College in Canandaigua.

Hinkle Memorial Library hosting 3-D sculpture exhibit through Oct. 30
Wed, Oct 7th, 2015

3-D printed sculpture by Alfred State alumnus Jason BurnsThe Hinkle Memorial Library at Alfred State is featuring the work of alumnus and 3-D artist and sculptor Jason Thomas Burns now through Friday, Oct. 30.

CCET to host ‘Community Overdose Training’ Nov. 16
Wed, Oct 7th, 2015

The Center for Community Education and Training at Alfred State will host a “Community Overdose Training” event from 8:30-10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 16 at the Lake Lodge, 6107 Terbury Road, Alfred Station.

Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. welcomes new board member
Fri, Oct 2nd, 2015

Jim KnappThe Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc., a private foundation representing faculty, staff, and friends of Alfred State, has welcomed a new board member, Jim Knapp, of Wellsville.

Hinkle Memorial Library hosting fundraising campaign to renovate gallery space
Fri, Oct 2nd, 2015

Hinkle Memorial Library gallerySpecifically, funds raised through the 50-50-50 campaign will be used for new wall coverings in the exhibit space, additional display furniture, and a new gallery hanging system. The campaign’s goal is $2,500.