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January 2018


ASC program awarded Polaris dealer number
Wed, Jan 31st, 2018

two people, one standing, one sitting in a buggy using equipmentMotorcycle and power sports technology students now have access to the same training and certification programs offered to Polaris dealers.

Hinkle Library to exhibit work of local fiber arts organization
Wed, Jan 31st, 2018

fiber on displayThe Southern Tier Fiberarts Guild will have about 30 items on display during the “Fibers Are Us” exhibit at Alfred State’s Hinkle Memorial Library Gallery from Feb. 4-28.

Masonry students building outdoor kitchen area on Wellsville campus
Mon, Jan 29th, 2018

student standing outside next to brick ovensMasonry students have been hard at work cooking up something special for the School of Applied Technology, particularly the Culinary Arts Department.

Auto program earns 5-year NATEF reaccreditation
Wed, Jan 24th, 2018

Eric Wilmot holding certificate.Alfred State is pleased to announce that the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) has granted its automotive service technician program a five-year reaccreditation at the highest level NATEF offers – Master  Automobile Service Technology.

Scholars return to Alfred State for start of new semester
Wed, Jan 24th, 2018

Group of students with mascot holding certificate.Hundreds of scholars made the dean’s list fall 2017 semester. To be listed, students must have completed at least 12 credit hours for the semester and earned a 3.5 grade point average (GPA) out of a possible 4.0. 

Alfred State assists with Hurricane Harvey relief
Mon, Jan 22nd, 2018

group of students and volunteersTwelve Alfred State students, two retired faculty members, one current faculty member, and a community volunteer made the trip to Texas last month to partner with disaster relief organization All Hands and Hearts – Smart Response in making a difference in the community.

Alumna Jackie Dresser hired as viticulture extension specialist at CCE
Fri, Jan 19th, 2018

Alumna Jackie DresserDresser is the newest member of a four-person extension team, which assists area grape growers with the implementation of research-based information.

Dr. Waddy authors textbook on Western civilization
Wed, Jan 17th, 2018

Dr. Nicholas WaddyDr. Nicholas Waddy, associate professor in Alfred State’s Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, is the author of a newly published textbook titled, “The Essential Guide to Western Civilization.”

Honoring Dr. King’s legacy through Spirit of Service Awards
Wed, Jan 10th, 2018

One way in which Alfred State pays tribute to Dr. King is by honoring those who represent his spirit of service. This year, the college will host its eighth annual Spirit of Service Award Ceremony at 5 p.m. Jan. 30 in the community room at the Union University Church, 29 N. Main St., Alfred.

Alfred State grad wins top award at SUNYWide Film Festival
Tue, Jan 9th, 2018

two males holding a certificate and a posterMurphy, an East Branch native who earned his digital media and animation bachelor’s degree from Alfred State in May 2017, received the Grand Jury Award for his animated film, “Other Real.” 

President Sullivan to Alfred State employees: 'We Are Family'
Mon, Jan 8th, 2018

“Yes we may have our disagreements, like brothers and sisters do,” he said, “but we stick up for Alfred State and we stick up for one another at the end of the day.”

Project Prom Dress Extravaganza to be held April 15
Thu, Jan 4th, 2018

Kaitlyn Cook wearing a prom dress and holding a sign that says 'i said yes to the dress'Project Prom Dress Extravaganza 2018 will be taking place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, April 15 in the Pioneer Center on the Alfred campus.

Over 100 ASC students inducted into National Society of Leadership and Success
Tue, Jan 2nd, 2018

new members of Alfred State’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success holding their certificatesDuring the ceremony, the auditorium roared with the clapping and cheering of supportive friends and family as the inductees crossed the stage to receive their certificates. In addition to the students, two advisers were inducted, as well.