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Department News

ASC nursing students assist at vaccination clinics
Tue, Mar 30th, 2021

Nursing students who helped at COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Wellsville.Dozens of Alfred State College (ASC) nursing students recently rolled up some sleeves and got to work helping out at several Allegany County Department of Health COVID-19 vaccination clinics.


Alfred State Nursing Dept. grateful for Bethesda Foundation support
Wed, Mar 10th, 2021

Nursing student Valerie DavisEven in the midst of the pandemic, the Bethesda Foundation of Hornell is continuing to provide support that is critical to the ongoing success of Alfred State College (ASC) nursing students.


Nursing alum/Noyes nurse recognized by DAISY Foundation
Tue, Jan 19th, 2021

Nursing grad Jessica LongwellJessica Longwell, a 2015 Alfred State nursing graduate, was recently recognized as an extraordinary nurse by The DAISY Foundation. 


ASC nursing grad receives 2020 DAISY Award
Mon, Jan 11th, 2021

Deb Cone, Kurt Zeltwanger, and Melissa RackmilKurt Zeltwanger, a 2017 Alfred State nursing graduate, was recently honored with the 2020 DAISY Award.


Spotlight on nursing alum Amy Campbell
Mon, Dec 21st, 2020

The University of Rochester School of Nursing recently shone the spotlight on Alfred State nursing alumna Amy Campbell in an online profile article.


Alfred State professor changing lives inside and outside of the classroom
Mon, Dec 7th, 2020

Jess LippaIn addition to being an Alfred State faculty member, Jess is also a family nurse practitioner, a member of her local fire and emergency services department, an adviser to the Hope for Health Club, and so much more. She eagerly gives of her time, talents, and knowledge to so many others, touching lives and making a positive change wherever she goes.


Alfred UUP Chapter member helps nursing students help each other
Wed, May 27th, 2020

Linda PanterLinda Panter, a longtime UUP member, professor emeritus of nursing at Alfred State, and chapter vice president for academics, wanted to help her students support each other. So, she set up a discussion board through her students’ final course, and invited them to exchange ideas, experiences, and concerns.


Alfred State nurses aid communities through volunteer work
Wed, Apr 29th, 2020

Lynda MerringAt a time when the world has people spinning their wheels, full of uncertainty, and wondering what’s next, two Alfred State College (ASC) employees are setting an example by volunteering for the good of their communities. 


Alfred State nursing faculty filling the need for healthcare workers
Tue, Apr 14th, 2020

Jessica LippaAs the need for more medical workers in New York State continues to grow due to the coronavirus, Alfred State College (ASC) Nursing Department faculty members are stepping up to answer the call of duty locally at area hospitals and other healthcare facilities.


ASC students network with employers at nursing, medical career fair
Mon, Feb 25th, 2019

woman standing behind a table speaking with studentsStudents within Alfred State College’s various health-focused programs were able to meet with many employers recently during a nursing and medical-related career fair.