Department News

Students pose with Dr. Baltimore

Dr. Baltimore speaks with virology class

Tue, Oct 31st, 2023

"The rare opportunity for my virology students to interact with Dr. David Baltimore, a scientist whose work has provided an understanding of and subsequently shaped so many aspects of modern science, including pharmaceuticals, is one which I hope will inspire my students to know that they each can achieve anything they want to in life if they work hard and follow their true passion."

Professor Stephen Bauer

Student standing in between hurdles on the track.

Meet the Students - Sarah Rivet

Mon, Sep 4th, 2023

“The professors really care about their students. They get to know you. The same thing happens with coaches. Everyone is here to build each other up help you move forward in your life.”

Sarah Rivet

Amanda Brady stands in belltower plaza

Meet the Students - Amanda Brady

Mon, Aug 14th, 2023

“I found a club sport team in my area in high school and fell in love with the entire sport. When I came to Alfred, I met another friend interested in fencing and we started a new club together. It has grown ever since."

Amanda Brady

Dr. Steve Bauer’s Biotechniques class to visit BioSpherix in Parish, NY to learn hands-on from Dr. Alicia Henn and her team.

Biotechniques class visits BioSpherix

Tue, May 16th, 2023

“This is another example of how Alfred State connects the classroom to real world experiences. Students got the opportunity to make connections in their field while working hands-on with the latest technologies.”

Dr. Steve Bauer

Alfred State assistant nursing professor Tara Histed shows a group of attendees to the healthcare forum one of the simulation labs that students receive hands-on instruction.

Alfred State hosts forum focusing on enhancing the local healthcare workforce

Mon, Jan 23rd, 2023

“Any time we come together with people in the field and share the opportunities we have to strengthen the professional workforce is beneficial. We were able to outline the educational programs we have to offer here ...”

Professor Putnam with a student

In His DNA • Mike Putnam • Faculty Profile

Tue, Nov 15th, 2022

From running through the academic halls as a kid to walking the same halls for the last 26 years as a professor, Mike Putnam, has Alfred State College pride running through his body.

forensic student

Forensic Science Technology program granted continued accreditation

Mon, Mar 28th, 2022

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

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Nicole DiRado receives Alfred State Student Advocate Award

Mon, May 3rd, 2021

Alfred State College recently presented Nicole DiRado, an assistant professor in the Physical and Life Sciences Department, with the Student Advocate Award.

Science and Technology Fair Winners 2020

Local schools compete in Science and Technology Fair at Alfred State College

Tue, Mar 17th, 2020

More than 91 outstanding scientific projects by students from 12 area school districts were featured in Alfred State’s 21st annual Regional Science and Technology Fair.

Wayne Bensley

A closer look: Alfred State’s Wayne Bensley brings real-world knowledge to the classroom

Fri, Dec 20th, 2019

“To me, the biggest achievement we can have as educators is to see the students walk across that stage and then become productive members of society,” Bensley said. “Just knowing that we are preparing them to do that, that’s the biggest honor we can have as educators.”