Department News

Johnathon Helms with his prize check

ASC alum Johnathon Helms finishes second in Elite Trades Championships

Fri, Jan 5th, 2024

"Alfred State is very proud of Johnathon and pleased that Hilliard Heating and Cooling is supportive of continuing to strengthen and challenge Johnathon's skills and abilities in the HVAC trade.” 

Jeffrey Stevens

Dean of the School of Applied Technology

Building trades students stand on a bridge they constructed

Building Trades and Heavy Equipment students assist local trail

Mon, Nov 6th, 2023

“Getting to participate in projects like this is satisfying in multiple ways. Being able to apply skills we learn in the classroom while helping the local community is a double victory. Our students enjoyed being part of the project and are proud of the final product.”

Building Trades Instructor Don Tinder. 

Thad Grierson stands in front of a saw in a building trades lab.

Meet the Students - Thad Grierson

Mon, Sep 18th, 2023

"The experiences you will get here, the work you will do, and the reputation our school has of graduation will put you in a better spot when you are looking for a job.”

Thad Grierson

Alfred State recognized faculty members Daniel Aftuck, Aric Bryant, and David Ray with the Advising Excellence award

Aftuck, Bryant and Ray honored with Advising Excellence Award

Fri, Jun 2nd, 2023

Daniel Aftuck, Aric Bryant, and David Ray were named the recipients of the Advising Excellence award at Alfred State’s annual recognition ceremony.

Alfred State College President, Dr. Steven Mauro, is among Southern Tier leaders at the Alstom event with US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer. Alfred State’s partnerships with Alstom are multi-faceted.

Alfred State partner Alstom leads US rail car manufacturing

Mon, Apr 10th, 2023

“Alfred State College is so proud of our long-standing relationship with Alstom. Not only does our college provide a pipeline of new highly skilled professionals ready for hire, but the innovation and cutting-edge technology at Alstom is also a real-world working lab for us."

Dr. Steven Mauro

David Gagnon stands next to his pledge class paddle

TG Brotherhood – David Gagnon

Thu, Aug 4th, 2022

Lifelong friendships are built yearly at Alfred State. Friendships built in the classroom, the dorms, the athletic fields, or in one of the various groups or organizations on campus.

The Alfred State group poses at the 2022 SkillsUSA National Championships.

Canfield earns silver medal at SkillsUSA National Championships – Four Pioneers place in top ten

Fri, Jul 1st, 2022

Alfred State College (ASC) sent a group of eleven (seven students and four faculty/administrators) to the 2022 SkillsUSA National Championships in Atlanta, GA. Devon Canfield (Buffalo) led the way by earning a silver medal in the automotive service technology competition.

Zenoski Masonry Award

Masonry alum Brennon Zenoski named Craftsman of the Year

Wed, May 18th, 2022

Alfred State College masonry alum Brennon Zenoski ’13 has been named a Rochester Builders Exchange Craftsman of the Year.


Alfred State hosts 2022 SkillsUSA Postsecondary Championship

Thu, Apr 7th, 2022

The 2021 SkillsUSA New York State Leadership and Skills Conference Postsecondary Championship was held on the Wellsville campus.

ASC Landscape

Alfred State College Students Help Knoxville Man’s Home Impacted by Flooding

Mon, Oct 18th, 2021

Masonry students at Alfred State College are helping rebuild the foundation of one Knoxville man’s home impacted by the historic flooding in the Twin Tiers.