Department News

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 ...”

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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.

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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.”

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Alfred State professors speak at Investigation and Forensics Career Panel

Tue, Apr 23rd, 2019

Alfred State educators Dr. Mark Whitman and Wayne Bensley recently shared a wealth of knowledge about the forensics and criminal justice fields with area high school students during Haverling High School’s Investigation and Forensics Career Panel.

2019 Science Fair Winners (002)

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

Thu, Mar 28th, 2019

Participating districts included Addison, Alfred-Almond, Archbishop Walsh STCS, Bolivar-Richburg, Cassadaga Valley, Friendship, Hinsdale, Hornell, Houghton Academy, Lima Christian School, Portville, Prattsburgh, and St. Ann’s Academy.

Science and Technology Fair Winners 2018

Local schools compete in Science and Technology Fair

Fri, Apr 6th, 2018

A total of 154 students presented 138 science and technology projects to the judges for a chance at a share of the $1,590 in prize money. Participants were divided into three divisions: senior (grades 10-12), junior (grades seven through nine), and novice (grades four through six).

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More medical imaging programs in development

Tue, Dec 12th, 2017

Proposed programs include echocardiography (Associate in Applied Science), magnetic resonant imaging (certificate), computed tomography (certificate), and medical imaging sciences (Bachelor of Technology).