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January 2019

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Several honored with Spirit of Service Awards
Thu, Jan 31st, 2019

Riko Hayano, Amy Miller, and Samantha BowersBianchi and NickersonRecipients receive the award for exemplifying principles that Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. advocated for, including commitment to equality, service, social justice, and community.

Cold weather safety & assistance

Alfred State is offering Pioneers advice and assistance for staying safe when dealing with extremely cold conditions.

Project Prom Dress set for April 14
Wed, Jan 30th, 2019

sketch of dress, Project Prom DressAlfred State College is excited to announce that Project Prom Dress Extravaganza 2019 will be taking place from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 14 in the third-floor park space of the Student Leadership Center on the Alfred campus.

Harlem Wizards to play at Alfred State College March 2
Mon, Jan 28th, 2019

Harlem Wizards playersThe Harlem Wizards are coming to Alfred State College on Saturday, March 2, with the game set to begin at 3 p.m. in the Orvis Activities Center. The afternoon promises to be a fun-filled event that is great for kids and adults, and is guaranteed to put a smile on your face! Best of all, it is free.

Emeritus Professor Morgan Speaks at 10th Annual Burns Supper
Thu, Jan 24th, 2019

Terry MorganTerry Morgan, Alfred State College emeritus professor of English and Humanities, spoke at Andover’s 10th Annual Burns Supper on Saturday, Jan. 19.

Scholars return for start of new semester
Wed, Jan 23rd, 2019

Big blue the ox mascot and an A+For the most recent semester, the dean’s list includes 776 students. In addition, 188 of these students achieved a perfect 4.0 GPA.

Architecture students present at ATP Conference in Washington
Wed, Jan 23rd, 2019

group of students and professors standingThe 2018 ATP symposium was held at the Crystal City Marriott in Arlington, VA, and featured 150 students representing 15 schools from 11 Appalachian states. The team from Alfred State included fourth-year students in Design Studio 5: Urban Studio.

Spring Semester Classes Begin Tuesday, Jan. 22
Thu, Jan 17th, 2019

With forecasts for a winter storm, ASC announced Saturday that classes on all campuses are canceled for Monday, Jan. 21. We encourage students to monitor forecasts and plan travel accordingly during the storm. www.511ny.org

Alfred State provides disaster relief in North Carolina
Wed, Jan 16th, 2019

student wearing a white hard helmet prepares studs for mold sanitationA group of Alfred State College volunteers recently traveled to New Bern, NC, where they teamed up with disaster relief organization All Hands and Hearts to help provide some much-needed help and make a difference in the lives of those affected by the storm.

Events scheduled for MLK Dream Week
Tue, Jan 15th, 2019

As a way to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Alfred State College’s Center for Intercultural Unity will host MLK Dream Week from Jan. 21-25.

Upcoming art exhibit at Alfred State offers a colorful, abstract escape
Mon, Jan 14th, 2019

outdoor art scene of a field lots of yellow, orange, and pink“Off the Beaten Path” will be open for viewing during normal library hours. Additionally, a reception for the exhibit will be held in the Hinkle Gallery from 4-6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25.

Applications now open for Alfred State Police Academy
Fri, Jan 11th, 2019

To access the application and to view a checklist for joining the police academy, visit www.alfredstate.edu/police-academy/application. Applications must be printed, filled out by hand, and submitted by mail to: Scott Richardson; Police Academy Director; Alfred State College; Pioneer Center; 10 Upper College Drive; Alfred, NY 14802.

President Sullivan dares employees to make a difference
Fri, Jan 11th, 2019

employees holding their “Alfred State: Dare to be Great" pinsDuring his spring 2019 Opening Remarks speech, Sullivan dared faculty and staff to make a difference in the lives of students, keeping in mind the acronym he created: DARE, which stands for “Deliver Alfred’s Remarkable Experience.”

Honoring Dr. King’s legacy through Spirit of Service Awards
Wed, Jan 9th, 2019

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 ninth annual Celebration of Service Award Ceremony at 5 p.m. Jan. 29 at Union University Church, 29 N. Main St. in Alfred.

Students team up with Allegany County on Friendship erosion issue
Wed, Jan 2nd, 2019

Alfred State College students in the heavy equipment operations program recently joined forces with the Allegany County Soil & Water Conservation District to find a temporary solution to the erosion of Van Campen Creek in Friendship.