August 2020


Alfred State recognizes retirees
Fri, Aug 28th, 2020

Alfred State College would like to recognize its faculty and staff members who have recently retired.

Dr. Chambliss honored to become chief diversity officer of Alfred State Police Academy
Wed, Aug 26th, 2020

Dr. Melvin ChamblissAfter years of leading Alfred State’s veterinary technology program, Dr. Melvin Chambliss is excited to begin a new role with the college as the chief diversity officer of its police academy.

Alfred State applauds faculty as in-person classes resume
Tue, Aug 25th, 2020

HovercamAlfred State College (ASC) faculty members are back on campus and teaching in person for the first time since early March.

Alfred State College honors 10-year employees
Mon, Aug 24th, 2020

Congratulations to Thressa Cody, Jennifer Chiaino, Jaime Dennis-Howe, Jack Jones, Laura Kernan, Louis O’Dell, Philip Schroeder, Danielle White, Mary Ellen Wood, and Louis Zver for their years of service at the college.

Alfred State College honors 20-year employees
Fri, Aug 21st, 2020

Congratulations to Dale Burns, William Dean, Wendy Dresser-Recktenwald, Nancy Driscoll, Constance Ehmann, Jerry Jusianiec, Andrew Nelson, Steven Reynolds, and Randall Woodworth.

Testing capabilities and other COVID-19 updates at ASC
Fri, Aug 21st, 2020

two students in front of building with face masks“With the addition of pool testing happening as soon as next week, multiple analyzers, and imminent rapid testing capacity on campus, we have even more resources at our disposal,” said Alfred State President Dr. Skip Sullivan.

Alfred State presents Sarah Haskins with Student Advocate Award
Thu, Aug 20th, 2020

Sarah Haskins braid and glassesHaskins has been an integral part of the Student Success team at Alfred State College for a number of years and her advocacy for the populations she serves has had a positive impact on countless students’ lives.

Karpinski-Led Team Takes Home 2020 Golf Tournament Title
Wed, Aug 19th, 2020

2020 Golf Tournament WinnersThe KOS Inc. team led by Joe Karpinksi took home the title in Alfred State College's 2020 Pioneers Drive for the Development Fund Golf Tournament played recently at the Wellsville Country Club. 

Alfred State Police Academy employees working hard to properly train recruits
Wed, Aug 19th, 2020

recruits standing in front of a vehicle, all wearing tan pants and a black shirtSo far, this year’s police academy has gone very well and has received a lot of positive feedback, according to Session Director and Chief of the University Police Department at Alfred State Scott Richardson.

College Council meeting dates for 2020-2021
Tue, Aug 18th, 2020

The Alfred State College Council has announced its meeting dates for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Fun activities planned for Week of Welcome
Tue, Aug 18th, 2020

two sorority sisters wearing red t-shirtsWeek of Welcome is the lead-up week dedicated to orienting new students to the campus events, clubs and organizations, and culture. This year’s Week of Welcome is taking place Aug. 15-23.

Alfred State honors 25-year employee
Mon, Aug 17th, 2020

John Garippa received a college chair and a certificate to commemorate the occasion.

Title IX Updates Strengthen Support for ASC Students
Fri, Aug 14th, 2020

thumbnail image of a SUNY web pageAt Alfred State College (ASC), these minimum standards set by the US Department of Education are met and exceeded, as ASC staff remain committed to ensuring justice, equality, and fairness on campus.

Alfred State College honors 30-year employees
Thu, Aug 13th, 2020

Alfred State would like to recognize the following employees for their 30 years of service at the college:

Dr. Craig Clark, Rebecca Comer, Gordon Cook, William Laubert, and Kathryn Markel.

Alfred State awarded $20,000 Garman Family Foundation grant for HVAC program
Thu, Aug 13th, 2020

This grant will be used to support the expansion of ASC’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) program.

Maureen Sibble earns Certified Master of Career Services credential
Wed, Aug 12th, 2020

Maureen SibbleMaureen Sibble, a senior career planning and development associate at Alfred State College, has recently fulfilled the requirements necessary to become a Certified Master of Career Services (CMCS).

President Sullivan urges employees to be ‘Pioneer Strong’ in Opening Remarks
Tue, Aug 11th, 2020

President SullivanShedding some light on the meaning of Pioneer Strong, Sullivan said, “It may mean many different things. I turn to the mission and vision of this college and the legacy of over 100 years of graduating successful students.” 

Alfred State College honors 35-year employees
Mon, Aug 10th, 2020

Alfred State would like to recognize Automotive Trades Professor Michael Ronan and Technology Services Information Technology Assistant Paula Nichols for their 35 years of service to the college.

Alfred State recognizes Pioneer Award recipients
Fri, Aug 7th, 2020

Alfred State recently honored three employees with the college’s Pioneer Award.

Welcome back: ASC students begin arriving on campus
Wed, Aug 5th, 2020

Alfred State employees administer a screening process as students begin returning to campus.With in-person instruction set to resume for all students in just a few weeks, Alfred State College (ASC) has recently begun welcoming some Pioneers back to campus. 

AMCC postpones conference competition
Tue, Aug 4th, 2020

The Presidents' Council of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) recently met and postponed conference competition during the fall 2020 semester. Alfred State is working to provide opportunities including practices and limited competitions for Pioneer student-athletes this fall.

Employees receive Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence
Mon, Aug 3rd, 2020

Business Department Assistant Professor Danielle Green received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Service, while Chief Diversity Officer and Title IX Coordinator Nikkie Herman was honored with the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service. Nursing Department Co-Chair and Assistant Professor Jessica Lippa was named the recipient of the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, while Business Affairs Accountant Aide Mary Monroe received the Chancellor’s Award for Classified Service.