April 2021


Senator Borrello and Assemblyman Giglio commend Alfred State students whose quick actions were key to river rescue
Fri, Apr 30th, 2021

The quick thinking and decisive actions by five Alfred State College students that helped save a Wellsville man and his dog from the Genesee River were recognized today by Senator George Borrello (57th District) and Assemblyman Joseph Giglio (148th District) who visited the campus to meet the young men and thank them for their efforts.  

Alfred State dedicates new Wilder and Linneball Hall of Excellence
Fri, Apr 30th, 2021

President Sullivan, Jay Wilder, and Laura Linneball at Hall of Excellence ribbon-cutting Celebrating a brand-new facility that honors the achievements and contributions of Alfred State alumni and friends, the college recently dedicated The Wilder and Linneball Hall of Excellence during a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Alan Hunt to receive honorary degree from Alfred State College
Wed, Apr 28th, 2021

Alan HuntAlfred State is pleased to announce that alumnus Alan R. Hunt will be presented with the Doctor of Humane Letters honorary degree during the college’s 110th commencement ceremonies taking place virtually on Saturday, May 8.

Alfred State Archery Team brings home seven medals
Tue, Apr 27th, 2021

Alfred State Archery Team at East Region Outdoor ChampionshipsThe Alfred State Archery Team competed in the USA Archery East Region Outdoor Championships in Mt. Crawford, VA, this past weekend, netting an impressive seven medals.

Several honored with Spirit of Service Awards
Mon, Apr 26th, 2021

Members of the Alfred State College, Alfred University, and Alfred village community came together virtually for the 10th annual Celebration of Service Ceremony to honor recipients of the Spirit of Service Award.  

Alfred State College and Alfred University resume Spring Into Action Day of Service
Mon, Apr 26th, 2021

Spring Into Action Day of Service, an annual community service event co-sponsored by Alfred University’s Gary Horowitz Service Learning Program and Alfred State College’s Center for Civic Engagement, returned this year after a hiatus in 2020 due to the global pandemic.

Lambda Tau Phi members assist Almond Community Church
Wed, Apr 21st, 2021

members of Lambda Tau Phi “They were a great bunch of guys,” Valerie DuMond said. “Thank you, Lambda Tau Phi! We love you!”

Student award winners recognized during virtual Honors Convocation
Mon, Apr 19th, 2021

Alfred State College recently celebrated the achievements of hundreds of students virtually during the 37th annual Honors Convocation, with Dr. Kristin Poppo, provost, presiding over the event, and SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor of English and Humanities Dr. Aniko Constantine serving as grand marshal.

Alfred State Major Gift Donor Spotlight: Walter Sass
Fri, Apr 16th, 2021

Walter Sass with play button to youtube video“I have always looked at Alfred as being the major foundation for my education and my confidence to succeed in the business world,” Walter said.

ASC alum’s business plans $12.6M expansion
Thu, Apr 15th, 2021

According to an article by Buffalo Business First, Alfred State College alumnus Kyle Brent and his brother, Tyler, are embarking on a $12.6 million expansion of their business, Brent Industries.

Startup Allegany Announces Winners of Collegiate Business Plan Competition
Thu, Apr 15th, 2021

Startup Allegany is proud to recognize the entrepreneurial-minded undergraduates from Houghton College, Alfred State College, and Alfred University who spent weeks preparing pitches that demonstrated their commitment to sustainability - finding solutions to today’s problems without compromising tomorrow’s resources. 

Alfred State hosting Red Cross Blood Drive April 22
Thu, Apr 15th, 2021

Alfred State College is hosting an upcoming blood drive as the American Red Cross urges healthy individuals to give blood to ensure hospitals can meet patient needs.

Alfred State students honored with SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence
Thu, Apr 15th, 2021

Alfred State College is proud to announce that two of its students, Katherine Frascella and Hunter DeJonge, have each been named a recipient of the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence (CASE). 

ASC engineering students developing innovative energy harvesting devices
Tue, Apr 13th, 2021

Engineering students with their energy harvesting projectsFrom face masks that can monitor the wearer’s temperature, to light-up vests that make it safe to run at night, Alfred State College (ASC) engineering students have been working on some incredible energy harvesting devices that have real-world applications. 

Alfred State College holds virtual poetry reading
Mon, Apr 12th, 2021

Alfred State student photograph of flowers.Dozens of Alfred State College (ASC) Pioneers came together recently to share, listen, and reflect during a virtual poetry reading held on Microsoft Teams.

Alfred State hosting pulled pork dinner April 15 in Wellsville
Thu, Apr 8th, 2021

Tool box being raffled off at April 15 pulled pork dinnerAlfred State College’s Culinary Arts Department will hold a pulled pork dinner from 3-6 p.m. (or until gone) Thursday, April 15.

ASC alum makes history in role with Hornell DPW
Tue, Apr 6th, 2021

Ashley Weakland, a 2017 graduate of Alfred State’s surveying engineering technology program, recently made history when she became the first woman ever appointed as assistant Hornell Department of Public Works (DPW) superintendent.

Alfred State College, Syracuse University Partner for Graduate School Opportunities
Mon, Apr 5th, 2021

Alfred State College (ASC) and Syracuse University recently finalized several articulation agreements providing ASC graduates a smooth path into one of six Syracuse graduate programs in the Martin J. Whitman School of Management.

Alfred State Major Gift Donor Spotlight: Reuben Zielinski
Thu, Apr 1st, 2021

From the very first class he ever took at Alfred State College (ASC) – circuit analysis 1 – Major Gift Donor Reuben Zielinski felt like he was on the path to something special.