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April 2017


Local schools compete in Science and Technology Fair at Alfred State
Thu, Apr 27th, 2017

Winners gather for pictureAmazing scientific projects were recently featured in Alfred State’s 18th annual Science and Technology Fair.

Online healthcare management program now offered
Wed, Apr 26th, 2017

The new healthcare management program allows a student to build on their associate degree to complete a bachelor’s degree 100 percent online. This new degree completion program is designed for professionals who want to enhance their skills for promotions or additional employment opportunities.

New SUNY Chancellor is a proven educator and innovator
Tue, Apr 25th, 2017

Dr. Kristina M. Johnson poses for professional photoThe State University of New York Board of Trustees appointed Dr. Kristina M. Johnson as the 13th chancellor of SUNY.

Auto Trades Dept. to host new driver awareness seminar, child safety seat inspection April 29
Mon, Apr 24th, 2017

Automotive Trades Department will be hosting a new driver awareness seminar and child safety seat inspection.

Forklift donation a boost to Alfred State program
Mon, Apr 24th, 2017

Alfred State's new forklift.Thanks to the support of partners such as SwiftLift, Alfred State is able to offer its students some very valuable educational learning opportunities, the latest of which comes through the donation of a Toyota electric forklift.

Alfred State adds four-year criminal justice major
Fri, Apr 21st, 2017

Students pursuing careers in law enforcement and public safety now have both two- and four-year degree options at Alfred State, with the recent addition of a Bachelor of Science (BS) in criminal justice.

Students present community visualization project at statewide conference
Wed, Apr 19th, 2017

Students present work at statewide conference.Having devised a plan that outlines their vision for the future of Wellsville, four fourth-year Alfred State architecture students recently presented their work as part of a poster session at the 2017 New York Statewide Preservation Conference in Rochester.

Former president Anderson honored with portrait in SLC
Wed, Apr 19th, 2017

President Anderson portrait unveiling.Faculty, staff, students, community members, and friends of the college had all gathered to honor former president Dr. John Anderson through the unveiling of a portrait of him that will permanently hang in the Student Leadership Center.

66th annual Alumni Choral Concert set for April 23
Fri, Apr 14th, 2017

The Alfred State Choir Alumni organization will present its 66th annual spring concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 23 in the Anthony C. Cappadonia Auditorium in the Orvis Activities Center on the Alfred campus.

Construction supervision program now available at Alfred State
Thu, Apr 13th, 2017

Looking to prepare the construction workforce leaders of tomorrow, Alfred State is pleased to announce that it is now offering an upper-division program in construction supervision. Classes for this major will begin in the fall 2017 semester.

Alfred State’s Katherine Holmok named 2017 Newman Civic Fellow
Thu, Apr 13th, 2017

Katherine poses in the middle of Jonathan Hilsher and President Dr. Skip SullivanKatherine Holmok has been nationally recognized for her leadership.

Earth Week recognized at Alfred State April 17-26
Wed, Apr 12th, 2017

 In conjunction with Earth Week 2017, Alfred State has planned a number of related events from April 17-26.

Alfred State students honored with SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Student Excellence
Tue, Apr 11th, 2017

top picture: man poses while looking at blue prints. Bottom picture: Mary poses with SUNY Chancellor and Alfred State Vice PresidentState University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher honored 256 SUNY students from across the state in Albany recently with the 2017 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence, including two recipients from Alfred State.

Professors, Alfred State Honors Program students discuss Trump presidency
Thu, Apr 6th, 2017

Honors students gather with their professorsThe Alfred State Honors Program partnered with the college’s Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences recently to host “President Donald Trump: The First 60 Days.”

Free soil pH clinic at Alfred State set for April 28
Wed, Apr 5th, 2017

Two students work in soil classStudents in the soils class at Alfred State will hold a free pH clinic for the community.

Schools compete at Alfred State for 2017 SkillsUSA Postsecondary Championship
Mon, Apr 3rd, 2017

The gold medalists pose for pictureThe 2017 SkillsUSA New York State Leadership and Skills Conference Postsecondary Championship pitted 50 students from three schools against each other in one of the nation’s most prestigious showcases of career and technical aptitude. 

Alfred State to host Performing Arts Week April 23-29
Mon, Apr 3rd, 2017

In celebration of the rich history and legacy of performing arts at Alfred State, the college’s Department of Performing Arts will be hosting a weeklong series of events from April 23-29.

Dean, Hilsher present at 105th ACSA meeting in Detroit
Mon, Apr 3rd, 2017

The men pose for a professional pictureAlfred State’s William Dean, professor in the Department of Architecture and Design, and Jonathan Hilsher, director of the Center for Civic Engagement, recently presented their jointly authored paper titled “Generating Discipline-Based Community Impact through Academic and Student Affairs Collaboration” as part of the 105th ACSA Annual Meeting in Detroit.