Department News

Reuben Zielinski ’82 talks to current Alfred State students following his presentation on campus about the entrepreneurship spirit.

Zielinski shares Entrepreneurship Spirit with Current Students

Mon, Nov 7th, 2022

Alfred State alum Reuben Zielinski ’82 returned to campus and shared his story of entrepreneurship to current students from the School of Architecture, Management & Engineering Technology (SAMET).

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Team Eco Guys, Inc. wins Startup Allegany Collegiate Competition

Tue, Apr 12th, 2022

The Alfred State College team of Zackary Martin and David Benson teamed up to win the 2nd annual Allegany County Startup Collegiate Competition. 

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Dr. Rashidi making a big difference with small technology

Fri, Jul 2nd, 2021

Dr. Reza Rashidi, an associate professor and chair of the Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Technology Department, has made a career out of making big differences with little devices.

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Alfred State grad promoted to engineering manager at Cutco

Thu, May 6th, 2021

Mike Meyers Jr., a 2000 graduate of Alfred State’s mechanical engineering technology program, was recently promoted to engineering manager at Cutco Cutlery Corporation.

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Students participate in Firefighting Robot Competition

Wed, May 5th, 2021

Over a dozen Alfred State students recently put their engineering skills and knowledge to the test during the college’s annual Firefighting Robot Competition.

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ASC engineering students developing innovative energy harvesting devices

Tue, Apr 13th, 2021

From 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. 

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UB, Alfred State strike electrical engineering program agreement

Wed, Sep 16th, 2020

Alfred State College (ASC) graduates may seamlessly continue their education at the University at Buffalo and pursue a master’s degree in electrical engineering, courtesy of a new agreement signed by the two State University of New York (SUNY) entities.

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ASC grad to virtually present engineering project at national conference

Mon, Jun 1st, 2020

Recent Alfred State graduate Alex Bailey, engineering science, Bath, will present the results of an applied learning project that he and two others worked on at the upcoming American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Virtual Conference in June.

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ABET reaccredits 10 Alfred State programs

Tue, Oct 1st, 2019

Dr. John Williams, dean of the School of Architecture, Management and Engineering Technology at Alfred State, said, “Having the majority of our technology programs recognized by ABET highlights the strength of our faculty and programs and the great experience provided to our students.”

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Alfred State introduces new mechatronics technology programs

Wed, Nov 14th, 2018

The college has recently expanded its academic offerings to now include associate and bachelor’s degree programs in mechatronics technology. Classes for these programs will begin in the fall 2019 semester.