December 2015


Alfred State president asks Gov. Cuomo to sign bill to improve university police retention
Wed, Dec 16th, 2015

The bill, S.3221(Robach)/A.4519(Abbate), would give university police officers across the system the option to transfer from their current retirement plan to the New York State and Local Police and Fire Retirement System (P&F), which offers a 25-year, half-pay retirement benefit.

Dr. Clark named VP of Economic Development
Tue, Dec 15th, 2015

Craig R. ClarkCraig Clark, PE, PhD, has been promoted to vice president of Economic Development at Alfred State, effective Jan. 1.

Alfred State hosts Capture the Flag cyber security competition
Tue, Dec 15th, 2015

male students in a computer labStudents from four colleges put their cyber security skills to the test Dec. 6 at Alfred State during the ASIST Cyber Security Capture the Flag Competition.

WINS Club holds 23rd annual Women in the Field Dinner
Wed, Dec 9th, 2015

Adelaide Matteson; Stacy Duink, of Hamburg, a senior Bachelor of Architecture major and WINS Club president; Shanley Keenan MacCrea; Elizabeth Parker, of Campbell, a senior Bachelor of Architecture major and WINS Club treasurer; and Heather Rogers Landis.The Alfred State Women In Non-traditional Studies (WINS) Club hosted its 23rd annual Women in the Field Dinner.

Students earn two third-place finishes in construction competition
Wed, Dec 9th, 2015

Commercial building team members - 2015 competitionCompeting against 15 other schools, Alfred State placed in two divisions in this year’s Associated Schools of Construction Region 1 Student Competition held Nov. 13-14 in Morristown, NJ.

Bethesda Foundation donates $50,000 to radiologic technology program
Mon, Dec 7th, 2015

Phil Loree, back row, second from left, President Dr. Skip Sullivan, Fred Marks, sitting; Danielle White, back row, first from left; and Bridgett MayorgaContinuing to support Alfred State and its health care-related academic offerings, the Bethesda Foundation recently contributed $50,000 to the college’s new radiologic technology program.

Dr. Poppo named provost
Wed, Dec 2nd, 2015

Dr. Kristin PoppoPoppo has served as the college’s vice president for Academic Affairs since July 2014. She will continue to provide academic leadership for Alfred State in her new position.