March 2022


Woodsmen team opens up 2022 season at ESF
Thu, Mar 31st, 2022

Woodsmen team competes in their season opener.The Alfred State College (ASC) woodsmen team opened up the 2022 season with a strong showing at SUNY ESF. Alfred State fielded a team in both the men’s and Jack and Jill divisions.

Alfred State to host Project Prom Dress
Wed, Mar 30th, 2022

Dresses ready for Project Prom Dress at a past event.Alfred State College (ASC) is excited to announce that Project Prom Dress Extravaganza 2022 will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 9 in the Pioneer Center.

Alfred State hosts Students of Color Leadership conference
Tue, Mar 29th, 2022

Students sitting at the Students of Color Leadership conference.The office of diversity, equity, and inclusion hosted a Students of Color Leadership conference earlier this semester. The conference featured a panel of diverse leaders that shared their experiences on student involvement and community engagement.

ASC students spend spring break helping Habitat for Humanity
Mon, Mar 28th, 2022

Alfred State Habitat for Humanity team.Seven Alfred State College (ASC) students and two staff members spent spring break working with Habitat for Humanity in Myrtle Beach, SC.

Forensic Science Technology program granted continued accreditation
Mon, Mar 28th, 2022

Forensic science student making observations through a microscope.The Forensic Science Education Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) has granted the Alfred State College (ASC) forensic science technology program a second 5-year full accreditation. 

Engaging the Alfred State community a priority to Dr. Mauro
Fri, Mar 25th, 2022

Dr. Mauro with Alfred State alumni at the college career fairNew Alfred State College (ASC) President Dr. Steven Mauro looks forward to interacting with current and past Pioneers and all those who have helped shape their experience.

Big Blue competing in SUNY Mascot Madness competition
Wed, Mar 23rd, 2022

Big Blue poses by the covered wagon. Alfred State College (ASC) mascot Big Blue is competing in the 2022 SUNY Mascot Madness competition. Big Blue is one of 32 mascots battling for the crown.

Western equestrian rider qualifies for nationals
Tue, Mar 22nd, 2022

Madeline Keyes and western equestrian head coach Rose Stayer-RuffnerMadeline Keyes (Middleport), a member of the Alfred State College western equestrian team, has qualified for a spot at the IHSA National Championships with a strong showing at the semifinals last weekend.

SUNY grant between Alfred State and University of Buffalo targets improved nursing services for rural areas
Wed, Mar 16th, 2022

Alfred State nursing students work in a simulation lab.Alfred State College (ASC) will receive a two-year multi-campus grant with UB’S School of Nursing to increase enrollment and address emerging trends in nursing education, eventually increasing medical services in underserved populations.

Pair of Alfred State students win Vanguard Award
Mon, Mar 14th, 2022

Alfred State Vanguard Award winners Emma Bower and Halimat AkanbiAlfred State College (ASC) students Emma Bower (Fillmore) and Halimat Akanbi (Ozone Park) have won the 2022 Vanguard Award. The NET (Nontraditional Employment & Training) program presents the Vanguard Award annually.

Automotive Department collaborates with Carquest to remodel parts room
Wed, Mar 9th, 2022

Grand opening of new parts roomThe Alfred State College automotive department has collaborated with Carquest to remodel the parts room. The remodeled space will add first-hand and real-world applications for all automotive programs.

Dr. Mauro is ready to lead Alfred State
Mon, Mar 7th, 2022

Dr. Mauro speaks with a studentDr. Steven Mauro does not officially begin at Alfred State College (ASC) for another month but he is already preparing for his new role as the 13th President.

Toepfer article featured in Rochester Business Journal
Fri, Mar 4th, 2022

Bryan Toepfer at his officeAlfred State architecture assistant professor Bryan Toepfer recently had his piece “Architects Need to be Viewed as Value, NOT Expense” featured in the Rochester Business Journal.

Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. continues to supply scholarship assistance
Thu, Mar 3rd, 2022

An Alfred State student working on homework.The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. continues to contribute to student success at Alfred State College (ASC). The Educational Foundation supports ASC with many different forms of support, including providing much-need scholarship assistance.