Why You Should Study Abroad in College
Mar13

Why You Should Study Abroad in College

Studying abroad gives you the ability to travel to nearly anyplace in the world, meet new friends, and experience entirely new cultures. It forces you to sometimes be forced outside your comfort zone and take the leap of faith to experience something completely new. If you are interested in studying abroad, you may be concerned about the number of credits that you’ll be receiving, if you can take required classes for your major...

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SUNYIT Wildcat has the “Best Day Ever” at the State Fair
Sep13

SUNYIT Wildcat has the “Best Day Ever” at the State Fair

Every year, nearly a million visitors walk through the gates to experience great food, entertainment, and learn about the Empire State at The Great New York State Fair. For the third year, SUNY commanded a strong presence in order to showcase to New Yorkers the wide-ranging impact that SUNY has on the state. To help build SUNY pride, SUNYIT‘s mascot, Walter the Wildcat, joined over a dozen SUNY mascots in making an appearance to...

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Admissions Officer Celebrates 100th Birthday
Jul10

Admissions Officer Celebrates 100th Birthday

Mollie Wertheim was already retired when she started work at SUNYIT’s old Utica campus during the college’s “mills era” more than 30 years ago. Recently, her friends, co-workers and family celebrated her 100th birthday with a gathering on campus. Through a local community program for retirees, Wertheim was hired as a clerical aide in the admissions office on April 29, 1976. Through the years, she has become a familiar face for...

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Commencement weekend at SUNYIT May 10-11
May10

Commencement weekend at SUNYIT May 10-11

SUNYIT’s 39th annual commencement will honor hundreds of graduates Saturday, May 11, starting at 10 a.m., in the Wildcat Field House. About 700 candidates who became eligible for graduation from August 2012 through the end of the current academic year have been invited to take part in the annual ceremony. In addition to remarks by President Yeigh, graduates and guests will hear from RoAnn M. Destito, Commissioner of the New York State...

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Pollster-analyst John Zogby to lecture at SUNYIT
Feb22

Pollster-analyst John Zogby to lecture at SUNYIT

Pollster and political analyst John Zogby will deliver the first 2013 SUNYIT President’s Lecture on Tuesday, February 26. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, begins at noon in the Student Center multipurpose room on the SUNYIT campus in Marcy. The founder of a Utica-based polling firm that grew into Zogby International, Zogby’s rise to national and international prominence was boosted by his work during the 1996...

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