November 2021


Alfred State’s Day of Giving raises over $230,000
Mon, Nov 22nd, 2021

group of students holding a thank you signThanks to another amazing show of support from alumni, faculty, staff, and friends, Alfred State College (ASC) was able to raise $231,525 this year during its sixth annual Day of Giving. Funds donated from this yearly event benefit scholarships, new programs, updated technology, athletics, and so much more.

New Multipurpose Courts Opened at Alfred State
Thu, Nov 18th, 2021

New multipurpose courts at Alfred State

Alfred State College (ASC) students have enjoyed a new place to get exercise and gather with friends this semester. New multipurpose athletic courts have opened right outside the Orvis Activities Center.

Graduate Success for Alfred State Surveying Makes Headlines in National Magazine
Thu, Nov 18th, 2021

ASC students working on a surveying project

The leading national publication for surveying professionals, Point of Beginning magazine, is focusing attention on the value of an education through the Alfred State College (ASC) Surveying and Geomatics program. The article highlights Alfred State’s hands-on approach to prepare students and connections to the industry. 

Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. Adds Four to Board
Fri, Nov 19th, 2021

Headshots of Ruthanne Ashworth, Ryan Miller, Bradley Smith, and Jennie Thwing

The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc., a private foundation representing faculty, staff, and friends of Alfred State College (ASC), recently welcomed Ruthanne Ashworth, Ryan Miller, Bradley Smith, and Jennie Thwing as new board members.

Alfred State Drama Club Presents “Grease”
Tue, Nov 16th, 2021

Two lead characters of Grease
Sandy and Danny sing together

The Cappadonia Auditorium stage will feature your favorite students from Rydell High as the Alfred State College (ASC) drama club presents “Grease: The Musical.” Four shows will be performed between Nov. 18-20.

ASC’s Farrell Named SUNY EOP Student Ambassador
Tue, Nov 9th, 2021

Janel Farrell named as one of the first SUNY EOP Student Ambassadors.

Janel Farrell, an Alfred State human services management major, is one of the inaugural class of EOP Student Ambassadors. Farrell is one of 21 students from 20 different SUNY campuses to be part of the program.

Architect and Author Duo Dickinson to speak at Alfred State
Fri, Nov 5th, 2021

Duo Dickinson

Award-winning architect and author Duo Dickinson is coming to Alfred State College (ASC) on Wednesday, November 17 to speak on Motivation and Outcome, “Why? Architecture is Human.”

Alfred State Gains $9.2 Million from Major Gifts Campaign
Tue, Nov 2nd, 2021

Alan Hunt with his wife Mary Ellen

At the 27th annual President’s Society Dinner, Alfred State College (ASC) celebrated the amazing generosity of alumni and friends who exceeded the Major Gifts Campaign goal. The campaign has raised $9.2 million to benefit future generations of Pioneers.