Department News

oseph Laraiso along with Erin Vitale, chair of the civil engineering technology department, cut the ribbon for the new lab. ASC President Steven Mauro, Executive Director of Institutional Advancement Danielle White, and Dean of the School of Architecture, Management, and Engineering Technology watch on.

Laraiso Construction & Geomatics Lab officially opens

Mon, Dec 5th, 2022

The Joseph S. Laraiso Construction & Geomatics Lab was officially opened with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The new lab will give Alfred State students the ability to work in teams in a hands-on facility that fosters learning.

Tim Piotrowski was recently granted professor emeritus status.

Piotrowski granted emeritus status

Wed, Nov 23rd, 2022

Civil engineering professor Tim Piotrowski has been granted emeritus status for his service to Alfred State.

Eric Spence represents Balfour Beatty at a recent career fair at Alfred State

Alumni Profile - Eric Spence

Wed, Oct 12th, 2022

Eric Spence and his family stepped on to Alfred State’s campus and knew that it was the right spot for him to pursue his dreams. His education and his experiences at ASC have led him to a Senior Project Engineer role with Balfour Beatty.

Group of individuals standing in front of building behind Spot the robot dog

Partnership with BuildingPoint Northeast and Keystone Precision celebrated at Alfred State

Tue, Oct 4th, 2022

BuildingPoint Northeast, Keystone Precision, and Alfred State College celebrated a new partnership recently. The partnership provides high-tech equipment and training for students in the School of Architecture, Management, and Engineering Technology (SAMET).

Steven Montgomery with the Trimble Robotic Total Station at the Drive for Development Fund Golf Tournament

Drive to Give Back • Steven Montgomery • Alumni Profile

Wed, Aug 10th, 2022

Alfred State College and the Southern Tier hold a special spot in Steven Montgomery's heart.

Melissa Vandermark in front of one of her themed environments.

Alumni Profile: Melissa Vandermark

Thu, Jul 21st, 2022

Using her education and experiences, Alfred State Construction Management graduate Melissa Vandermark is now working on multi-million-dollar projects across the country.

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Construction Supervision program highlighted in Building the Southern Tier publication

Thu, Jun 2nd, 2022

Alfred State College’s (ASC) construction supervision program is highlighted in the latest edition of the Building the Southern Tier, the official publication of the Builders Exchange of the Southern Tier.

Alumni Honors - Small

Laraiso and Szpaicher honored with Alfred State alumni awards

Mon, May 2nd, 2022

Alfred State alum Joseph Laraiso, ’67, and Madison Szpaicher, ’17, have been honored for bringing distinction to their alma mater and to themselves through their outstanding personal and professional achievements.

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Five Alfred State students inducted into Sigma Lambda Chi Construction Management honor society

Tue, Apr 5th, 2022


Five Alfred State College (ASC) construction management students were inducted into the Sigma Lambda Chi honor society recently.

Vanguard Winners

Pair of Alfred State students win Vanguard Award

Mon, Mar 14th, 2022

Alfred 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.