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February 2019


Archery team has strong showing at USA Archery Indoor Nationals
Thu, Feb 28th, 2019

several members of the archery teamNine members of the Alfred State Archery team recently traveled to Lancaster, PA, to compete in the 50th USA Archery Indoor National Championships. The team held its own against colleges from around the country, and ended up with several strong finishes in both regional and national competitions.

Culinary students serve up a lesson in healthy eating
Thu, Feb 28th, 2019

Offering a taste of what they have learned from their hands-on curricula, Alfred State College Culinary Arts students recently taught nearly 200 women how to prepare a delicious and healthy meal for themselves and their families during a Healthy Food and Cooking Preparation Demonstration.

Hockey club wins championship
Thu, Feb 28th, 2019

Hockey club championship photoThe Alfred State club hockey team capped an impressive season this past weekend by winning the Upstate New York Club Hockey League (UNYCHL) Tier 2 Championship.

Business First names President Sullivan to Power 250 list
Thu, Feb 28th, 2019

Alfred State College President Dr. Skip SullivanAlfred State College President Dr. Skip Sullivan has been recognized by Buffalo Business First as being one of the most influential people in western New York.

Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. assisting students through peer tutoring support
Wed, Feb 27th, 2019

Since the 2010-2011 academic year, the Foundation has provided $5,500 annually to the college’s peer tutoring program. As a result, the program has fulfilled more than 925 student requests over the last six years, providing more than 6,428 hours of support.

2018-19 PAL students announced
Wed, Feb 27th, 2019

several students standing on staircase wearing blue coatsThe Presidential Aspiring Leaders (PAL) Program was created for students who possess a strong work ethic, display commitment and dedication to their studies, are engaged in the community and the college, and are looking to strengthen their leadership skills.

ASC students network with employers at nursing, medical career fair
Mon, Feb 25th, 2019

woman standing behind a table speaking with studentsStudents within Alfred State College’s various health-focused programs were able to meet with many employers recently during a nursing and medical-related career fair. 

Looking for love? Alfred is No. 1 in NY, article says
Mon, Feb 25th, 2019

two students sitting at a table in CDHA recent article by ranked the village of Alfred No. 1 overall on its list of 40 towns in upstate New York with the most eligible singles.

Village of Alfred and ASC remember community leader John Ninos, Sr.
Tue, Feb 19th, 2019

John Ninos SrAlfred State College (ASC) is remembering the life of local businessman and pillar of the Alfred community John Ninos Sr., who passed away on Monday, Feb. 18. 

Healthy Food and Cooking Preparation Demo taking place at Alfred State Feb. 26
Mon, Feb 18th, 2019

As part of its Women’s Health Initiative, the Allegany County Department of Health will be hosting a free Healthy Food and Cooking Preparation Demonstration Feb. 26 on Alfred State College’s Wellsville campus.

Spotlight on Print and Mail Services
Wed, Feb 13th, 2019

Print and Mail Services TeamGraphic arts magazine In-plant Impressions recently published an online article highlighting Alfred State College’s Print and Mail Services (PAMS), specifically PAMS’ role in the school’s rebranding efforts, and its new ability to print name badges. 

Alfred State holding drive to benefit rescued animals
Fri, Feb 8th, 2019

Titled “Share the Love,” the drive will take place from Feb. 9-16. Donations of dog/puppy food, blankets, leashes, toys, and more can be made in Room 105 of the Student Leadership Center.

ASC alumnus Elwell named CIO at Level Financial Advisors
Tue, Feb 5th, 2019

Alfred State grad and Level Financial Advisors CIO Steven ElwellSteven Elwell has come a long way since graduating from Alfred State College with a degree in financial planning in 2007. Originally starting as an intern, Elwell has since worked his way up at Level Financial Advisors to become the company’s chief investment officer (CIO). 

Sea and Shore dinner set for Feb. 14
Mon, Feb 4th, 2019

Set for 5-7 p.m. Feb. 14, the dinner is open to the public and will take place at The Rig, which is located inside the Culinary Arts Building on the Wellsville campus. The cost of the meal is $25 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. No reservations will be accepted.

ASC employees graduate from Leadership Allegany
Mon, Feb 4th, 2019

Alfred State College’s Brittany Richards, coordinator of Student Activities, and Christian Vernam, assistant director of Financial Aid, are among the 16 recent graduates of the Leadership Allegany program.