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May 2020


ASC virtual career fair draws more than 50 employers
Fri, May 29th, 2020

The school year may be over, but Alfred State College (ASC) is still helping students and recent grads to find those all-important job and internship opportunities.

Alfred UUP Chapter member helps nursing students help each other
Wed, May 27th, 2020

Linda PanterLinda Panter, a longtime UUP member, professor emeritus of nursing at Alfred State, and chapter vice president for academics, wanted to help her students support each other. So, she set up a discussion board through her students’ final course, and invited them to exchange ideas, experiences, and concerns.

Students awarded SUNY Chancellor’s Undergraduate Scholarships
Tue, May 26th, 2020

Priyanka Karki Alfred State College’s own Priyanka Karki and Rebecca Stevens are among the 100 State University of New York (SUNY) students who have been recently honored with Chancellor’s Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships.

Alfred State College to hold virtual commencement June 20
Fri, May 22nd, 2020

President Sullivan in graduation attire at Pioneer StadiumAfter collecting feedback from hundreds of seniors about their preferred type of commencement celebration, Alfred State College has decided to honor its Class of 2020 by holding a virtual graduation ceremony at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20.

Students and employees honored virtually
Wed, May 20th, 2020

Award given out during virtual Pioneer Award ShowAlfred State College took to Instagram recently to honor more than three dozen faculty, staff, and students through its virtual Pioneer Award Show.

Alfred State volunteers join others to help with food distribution event
Tue, May 19th, 2020

A guest picks up food at a drive-thru food distribution event.With over 300 pre-packed boxes to hand out at a recent food distribution drive-thru event, more than a dozen Alfred State College (ASC) faculty and staff members stepped up alongside other volunteers to provide food to those in need.

Alfred State recognizes student award winners
Mon, May 18th, 2020

Elijah BlumbergAlfred State College is proud of its students and is delighted to recognize those who have been awarded for their excellence in academics, leadership, civic engagement, and more.

Alfred State Hosts Interactive TV Event on Saturday, May 16
Thu, May 14th, 2020

Alfred State campus photoDuring this unprecedented time when students cannot visit campus, the State University of New York’s Alfred State College is virtually bringing the campus experience into local living rooms through an interactive television event. 

Mother and daughter/Alfred State alums on the front line vs. COVID-19
Tue, May 12th, 2020

Katlyn RichardsonWhile many people continue to help flatten the curve by staying home during the current pandemic, countless nurses such as Cheryl and Katlyn Richardson are also answering the call of duty by serving on the front lines in the ongoing battle against the coronavirus.

Alfred State donates face masks and gowns to healthcare workers
Mon, May 11th, 2020

With so many healthcare workers currently in need of personal protective equipment, Alfred State has stepped up by donating face masks and gowns to local hospitals and nursing homes.

Alfred State launches pilot food pantry program
Thu, May 7th, 2020

Alfred State staff members help a student through the new pilot food pantry programWith some students facing food insecurity as a result of COVID-19, Alfred State College has initiated a pilot food pantry program to help.

Alfred State employees making face masks from home
Tue, May 5th, 2020

Face masks made by Dr. Alex BittermanWhile Alfred State continues to produce face masks on campus from 3D printers, several college employees are also helping out by sewing masks from home during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Alfred State archer Jay Lawrence named to 2020 All-American team
Mon, May 4th, 2020

Alfred State archer Jay LawrenceAlfred State is proud to announce that USA Archery has named Alfred State archer Robert “Jay” Lawrence IV to its 2020 All-American Team. Lawrence is the first Pioneer to achieve this honor in the four-year history of Alfred State’s program.  

Alfred State archers named to Academic All-American team
Fri, May 1st, 2020

Alfred State Archery members named to the Academic All-American TeamAlfred State is proud to announce that USA Archery has named two of its archers to the 2020 Academic All-American Team.