March 2016


Dr. Kellogg authors story for sports fans
Wed, Mar 30th, 2016

book cover for “All American Sports Stories” Dr. Richard Kellogg, professor emeritus of psychology at Alfred State, is the author of a story appearing in a new book for sports fans titled “All American Sports Stories” (Airship 27, 2016).

Professor, Marine veteran speaks to Honors Program students
Tue, Mar 29th, 2016

Kristen Williams, Brian Kelly, SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor James Grillo, and Matthew PorterfieldSUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor and longtime member of Alfred State’s Business Department Jim Grillo met March 24 with members of the college’s Honors Program to share some of his experiences in the Vietnam War.

AAS in medical sonography now offered
Tue, Mar 29th, 2016

Dr. Skip Sullivan, president of Alfred State, said, “We are excited to add diagnostic medical sonography to our health-care related academic offerings, particularly given the projected job growth of this field in the coming years."

University Police officers take class on fair and impartial policing
Tue, Mar 22nd, 2016

All police officers and campus public safety officers from Alfred State’s University Police Department recently attended an eight-hour class on fair and impartial policing in Geneseo.

Forensic science technology program now fully accredited
Tue, Mar 22nd, 2016

The forensic science technology program has recently obtained full accreditation status from the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC), becoming one of only 20 FEPAC-accredited bachelor-level programs within the field nationwide.

Alfred State names Nikkie Hockenberry chief diversity officer and seeks new coordinator of Intercultural Student Support
Mon, Mar 21st, 2016

Nikkie HockenberryHockenberry’s appointment will begin on April 1 to champion efforts related to diversity, equity, and inclusion on the college campus.

Webcam powered by Alfred State provides view of eagles hatching
Fri, Mar 18th, 2016

female bald eagle and the newly hatched eaglet“I’m thrilled that our students at Alfred State have helped people around the world monitor the birds and to witness as a new eaglet emerges,” stated Jeff Stevens, assistant professor of Electrical Trades.

Health and Wellness Services earns health care award in Innovation
Wed, Mar 16th, 2016

students sitting in chairs in front of The OasisSpecifically, the Health and Wellness Services Department was recognized for an exciting new space in the Student Leadership Center, known as “The Oasis.” This area includes an inviting lounge where weekly events are held, and a MindSpa equipped with massage chairs, aromatherapy, an extensive audio library, an oxygen bar, and more.

Country music performers headline April 23 concert at Alfred State
Tue, Mar 15th, 2016

Jon Pardi, Josh Thompson, and Frank Foster will each take the stage April 23 at Pioneer Stadium. Gates open at 5 p.m., with the show to begin at 7 p.m.

Community Overdose Training program to take place May 11
Tue, Mar 15th, 2016

The event will include a training session for law enforcement from 8:30-10 a.m., and another session for community and human service organizations from 1-2:30 p.m. Attendees must preregister by April 15 by emailing or by calling 607-587-4015.

Sport management students network with professionals at Binghamton career fair
Mon, Mar 14th, 2016

A total of 22 sport management students were able to meet with more than 20 sports teams and organizations earlier this month at the Binghamton Senators Sports Marketing Career Fair.A total of 22 sport management students were able to meet with more than 20 sports teams and organizations earlier this month at the Binghamton Senators Sports Marketing Career Fair.

Alfred State showcases Automotive Trades Department at Motorama
Mon, Mar 14th, 2016

display at the 38th annual Motorama eventThe Alfred State Automotive Trades Department was able to get some terrific exposure recently at the 38th annual Motorama, held Feb. 20-21 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, PA.

High schoolers compete in 27th annual SkillsUSA Regional Conference at Alfred State
Mon, Mar 14th, 2016

high school student competes in the welding contestMore than 900 high school students from Region I Board of Cooperative Education and Services (BOCES) districts, encompassing Western New York and the Southern Tier, competed in the 27th annual SkillsUSA Region I Leadership Conference and Skills Olympics.

Honors Program students learn various methods of growing food
Mon, Mar 7th, 2016

Honors Program membersMembers of the Honors Program met at the college greenhouse to learn about food production and growing practices in Western New York.

High schoolers discover worlds of technology, engineering at Alfred State
Mon, Mar 7th, 2016

Zachary Herrington assists students with a National Engineers Week design challenge.Zachary Herrington, an Alfred State mechanical engineering technology major from Horseheads, assists Hornell High School students Feb. 26 with a National Engineers Week design challenge.

Drama Club to perform ‘Alice in Wonderland’ March 30 to April 2
Wed, Mar 2nd, 2016

Tickets for dinner theater are $20 per person and must be reserved by March 17 through the Alfred State Campus Store at 607-587-4020.

Dr. Kellogg authors article on fictional spy Colonel Peter Trees
Tue, Mar 1st, 2016

Dr. Richard Kellogg, professor emeritus of psychology, is the author of an article appearing in the most recent issue of Paperback Parade, a quarterly journal for readers and book collectors. The article is titled “Colonel Peter Trees: John Quirk's Master Spy.”