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July 2017


A new recipe for learning
Thu, Jul 27th, 2017

two students and an instructor preparing something in the kitchenAlfred State will expand lunch fine dining to five days a week and will be open one night per month for unique themed events including both buffet and fine dining options.

National award for Journey to Wellness
Wed, Jul 26th, 2017

Two students relaxing in massage chairs Efforts to help college students cope with stress, have a better focus in class, and be more productive, have earned Alfred State a bronze award in a national competition.

Alfred State hosts NYSSSA School of Media Arts
Mon, Jul 24th, 2017

students in the photography class of the NYSSSA School of Media Arts, holding cameras and a light shining on studentsThe students’ final work will be featured on campus Friday, July 28 in the Bret Llewellyn Art Gallery (third floor of the Engineering Technology Building) at 11 a.m., and during a screening in the Orvis Activities Center at 1 p.m. The public is invited to attend both the gallery and the screening. 

National leadership chapter formed at Alfred State
Thu, Jul 20th, 2017

The college has added a chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success to its more than 100 clubs and organizations. The chapter will launch during the beginning of the 2017-2018 academic year.

New motorcycle facility races toward fall opening
Tue, Jul 18th, 2017

rendering of the motorcycle and power sports technology facilityTo provide a new facility that enables students to learn about motorcycle and power sports diagnosis and repair, Alfred State has construction crews in high gear to meet a fall deadline.

Manufacturing fuel cells and more jobs
Mon, Jul 17th, 2017

Dr. Jon OwejanAlfred State has earned a $75,000 manufacturing innovation grant for the further development of fuel cells, and to assist a western New York company add a projected 15 jobs in the next four years.

Alfred State top 10 in nation for a dozen majors
Fri, Jul 14th, 2017

three male students at Commencement taking a selfieWhen calculating the value of individual majors from different schools, Alfred State is highly ranked for students searching for several majors, including one first-place award:

Bethesda Foundation continues strong support of Alfred State nursing
Thu, Jul 13th, 2017

For over 30 years, the Bethesda Foundation has been a major supporter of Alfred State’s nursing and health-related programs, having generously donated funds for grants, scholarships, and major projects.

Andrea Koston earns silver medal in SkillsUSA Nationals
Wed, Jul 12th, 2017

Andrea KostonFinishing in the top 10 in a national competition category is nothing new for Alfred State’s Andrea Koston. 

Alfred State Great Race team overcomes obstacles, crosses finish line
Wed, Jul 12th, 2017

students and truck at the finish line of the 2017 Great Race, along with the college’s president, Dr. Skip SullivanFacing 120 other teams, the Alfred State squad competed in the event for the third straight year in its 1953 Dodge Power Wagon tow truck.

Golf tournament raises more than $29,000
Tue, Jul 11th, 2017

Brent Rohrbacker tees offFollowing expenses, proceeds of more than $29,000 were raised that will benefit the Alfred State College Development Fund Inc., to provide for student scholarships, athletics, and other needs of the college.

Dragone joins University Police at Alfred State
Wed, Jul 5th, 2017

Officer Mario J. DragoneUniversity Police recently added Officer Mario J. Dragone as the newest member of the police department.