January 2016


Governor’s Cabinet member: state to invest $6.9 billion in SUNY and CUNY
Thu, Jan 28th, 2016

Sam Hoyt delivering presentation in SLCWestern Region President of Empire State Development Sam Hoyt delivered a presentation on Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s annual State of the State Address and Executive Budget Thursday, Jan. 21 in the Alfred State Student Leadership Center.

College website receives ‘A-minus’ rating
Thu, Jan 28th, 2016

www.alfredstate.edu home pageThe National Research Center for College and University Admissions’ (NRCCUA) 2015 Enrollment Power Index Report has awarded Alfred State an “A-minus” overall grade on its newly implemented responsive design website, www.alfredstate.edu, which launched in November 2014.

Officer Wilcox attends training on new fair and impartial policing model
Mon, Jan 25th, 2016

Jeff WilcoxJeff Wilcox, an officer with the New York State University Police at Alfred State, was among numerous SUNY police instructors of all ranks across the state to receive training on the new “Fair & Impartial Policing Perspective” model Jan. 12-14 in Syracuse.

Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. helping students through peer tutoring funds
Mon, Jan 25th, 2016

Since the 2010-2011 academic year, the Foundation has provided $5,000 annually to the college’s peer tutoring program. As a result, the program has fulfilled more than 400 student requests over the last three years, providing more than 2,200 hours of support.

Students assist NASA with SMAP project
Fri, Jan 22nd, 2016

Two students take a sample of soil to analyzeA group of students in Lecturer Jessica Hutchison’s botany class last semester were able to help NASA with a project that was truly out of this world.

More than 70 attend Accessibility Conference at Alfred State
Wed, Jan 20th, 2016

Accessibility Conference attendees and speakerFaculty and staff from public and private institutions alike gathered at Alfred State Jan. 13 for an Accessibility Conference on the Alfred campus.

Painted Post photographer’s work to be featured at Hinkle Memorial Library in February
Thu, Jan 14th, 2016

photo of a Bengal tigerThe Hinkle Memorial Library will display a series of photographs by Matthew Burroughs, of Painted Post, from Feb. 1-29.

Ana McClanahan named new dean of School of Applied Technology
Thu, Jan 14th, 2016

Ana McClanahanAlfred State is pleased to announce that Ana McClanahan, of Newport, NC, is the new dean of the School of Applied Technology.

President Sullivan urges faculty and staff to ‘get around to it’
Thu, Jan 14th, 2016

Each faculty and staff member was also given a “round TUIT,” a small, circular wooden disk with the word “TUIT” stamped on one side and the Alfred State logo on the other.

Patricia Haggerty named director of Annual Giving
Tue, Jan 5th, 2016

Patricia HaggertyAs director of Annual Giving, Haggerty will report to the executive director of Institutional Advancement and will work closely with the director of Alumni Relations in leading the advancement initiative for the college.