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November 2019

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Alfred State alumna promoted to director of Allegany County United Way
Wed, Nov 27th, 2019

Amanda Joyce-PhelpsAmanda Joyce-Phelps, a 2004 graduate of Alfred State’s marketing program, was recently promoted to director of Allegany County United Way (ACUW). 

Alfred State celebrates International Education Week
Tue, Nov 26th, 2019

man standing at front of room speakingDuring the panel, participants discussed global compassion and care and cross-cultural exchange, and explored ways in which one could be a “global citizen.”

Alfred State announces 2019-20 Presidential Aspiring Leaders
Mon, Nov 25th, 2019

Presidential Aspiring Leaders (PAL) membersNow in its third year, the 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.

Culinary students learn about live-fire cooking from SmokinLicious staff
Thu, Nov 21st, 2019

Alfred State Culinary Arts Department students recently had the opportunity to learn the science behind live-fire cooking from experts at SmokinLicious Culinary Wood Products.

ASC ranked top five in US for students seeking several in-demand majors
Thu, Nov 21st, 2019

student building a fire place, toolsWith an emphasis on hands-on, real-world learning, Alfred State College students in the School of Applied Technology are well prepared for the jobs they want after only two years of study.

Colleges Serve Communities in Allegany County and Beyond
Mon, Nov 18th, 2019

Alfred State Celebrate Service Celebrate Allegany volunteers in 2019Celebrate Service, Celebrate Allegany is Allegany County’s fall day of service tradition, and since 2012 has been observed by Alfred State College, Alfred University, and Houghton College. 

‘All Shook Up’ musical comedy taking place at Alfred State Nov. 21-23
Fri, Nov 15th, 2019

Performances are scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21; 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22; and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23. All performances will take place in the Cappadonia Auditorium in the Orvis Activities Center.

SUNY’s Got Your Back event at Alfred State fills 2,500 comfort bags
Thu, Nov 14th, 2019

ox mascot and male“The SGYB staff said that they had yet to do 2,500 bags anywhere this semester,” Herman said. “It is remarkable for a school our size that we filled so many and so quickly, proving again that Alfred State College cares deeply about serving the community in which we live."

Seafood buffet dinner set for Nov. 21 at Alfred State
Wed, Nov 13th, 2019

Alfred State College will host a seafood buffet dinner from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21 in the Culinary Arts Building on the Wellsville campus.

Dr. Kellogg authors article on fictional sleuth Uncle Abner
Tue, Nov 12th, 2019

Dr. Kellogg is a frequent reviewer of books in the mystery genre. He is also the creator of the Barry Baskerville series of mysteries for children. His most recent title, “Barry Baskerville and the Buried Treasure” (Airship 27, 2019), is available at the Amazon website.

ASC top five in US for schools with selected STEM majors
Thu, Nov 7th, 2019

male student in a computer labDr. John Williams, dean of Alfred State’s School of Architecture, Management and Engineering Technology, said, “We support students through robust programs leading to in-demand careers. Everyone works hard to provide a quality education and advance the next generation of technical professionals."

Day of Giving set for Nov. 19
Wed, Nov 6th, 2019

This year’s event, which will take place Nov. 19, is looking to raise $200,000. Each donation, no matter the size, makes an impact on current and future students, with gifts benefiting scholarships, programming, athletics, new technology, and so much more.

Career fairs ‘maxed out’ with employers
Tue, Nov 5th, 2019

student speaking with an employer at the career fair“We received great feedback from employers,” Morsman said. “A representative from D.P. Tool who attended the Wellsville career fair said, ‘We met some very impressive students at the job fair. This is one of the best recruiting events I’ve been to.’" 

Students attend ‘Careers in Construction’ event
Tue, Nov 5th, 2019

man speaking to several students pointingJack Jones, chair of Alfred State’s Building Trades Department, said the Careers in Construction event provided students with great insight into careers in the residential arm of construction. 

Alfred State named to national listing of LGBTQ-friendly colleges
Fri, Nov 1st, 2019

“To receive such a high rating for a school our size is a real testament to the work that everyone at the college does to help foster a safe and welcoming environment,” Nikkie Herman said.