Documentary Wins Three Sports Emmy Awards
May22

Documentary Wins Three Sports Emmy Awards

The Showtime Sports production A Game Of Honor, a documentary focused around the Army-Navy football game that also featured the inspiring story of SUNY Maritime football head coach Clayton Kendrick-Holmes, himself a Navy graduate, won three Emmy Awards at the 33rd Annual Sports Emmys held on April 30. “It was a special privilege for me and my wife Johanna to be at the Sports Emmys with the Showtime/CBSSports.com team and to celebrate...

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5 SUNY Schools Named Top Community Colleges
May17

5 SUNY Schools Named Top Community Colleges

The Aspen Institute has named 5 SUNY schools as part of the nation’s top 120 community colleges, making them eligible to compete for the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. The 5 SUNY schools recognized are: Broome Community College, Finger Lakes Community College, Genesee Community College, Hudson Valley Community College and Jefferson Community College. The Aspen Prize was established by the Aspen Institute – an...

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President Obama Visits UAlbany’s College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering
May09

President Obama Visits UAlbany’s College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering

Online Extra: Watch President Obama's speech from CNSE – YNN, Your News NowCollege of Nanoscale Science and EngineeringState University of New York Albany, New York 1:24 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Hello, New York! (Applause.) Thank you. Thank you so much. Thank you. Everybody, please have a seat. It is great to be back in Albany. It is wonderful to be with all of you here today. via Ynn Yesterday, President Obama visited the...

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SUNY and Community Leaders Launch The Albany Promise Cradle-to-Career Partnership
May07

SUNY and Community Leaders Launch The Albany Promise Cradle-to-Career Partnership

SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher and education, government, and community leaders in the City of Albany today launched The Albany Promise Cradle-to-Career Partnership, which brings together regional civic organizations, school districts, colleges, and elected officials in a commitment to improve the education pipeline locally. At today’s launch, the partnership also released The Albany Promise 2012: Baseline Report To The Community,...

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Genesee Community College Celebrates Inauguration of President Dr. James Sunser
May04

Genesee Community College Celebrates Inauguration of President Dr. James Sunser

Tomorrow, Genesee Community College (GCC) will welcome Dr. James Sunser as the fourth president with Inauguration ceremonies beginning at 2:00 pm.   The keynote address will be delivered by Onondaga Community College president Debbie Sydow, with special remarks by numerous dignitaries. Dr. James M. Sunser began his tenure as the fourth president of Genesee Community College on August 1, 2011.  Before coming to GCC, Dr. Sunser served...

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Corning Community College Inaugurates Sixth President
Apr27

Corning Community College Inaugurates Sixth President

Today, Chancellor Zimpher and the Corning Community College (CCC) community  inaugurate Dr. Katherine P. Douglas as the college’s sixth president. Dr. Douglas is the first woman to hold the Office of the President at CCC. The Installation Ceremony includes a procession of members of the College community, delegates from other academic institutions, and representatives of the State University of New York.  Mr. Thomas Blumer,...

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SUNY Sponsors New York State Business Competition
Apr26

SUNY Sponsors New York State Business Competition

Today, the College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering at the University at Albany, UAlbany’s School of Business, the Lally School of Management & Technology at Rensselaer, and Syracuse University will host the third annual New York State Business Plan Competition at the College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering in Albany. The 2012 New York State Business Plan Competition will feature the hottest emerging student-led...

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Princeton Review Names 10 SUNY Campuses to List of Green Colleges
Apr18

Princeton Review Names 10 SUNY Campuses to List of Green Colleges

The Princeton Review’s Guide to 322 Green Colleges: 2012 Edition, released yesterday, recognized 10 SUNY colleges and universities for their commitment to sustainability. SUNY campuses to make this year’s guide are: University at Albany, Binghamton University, SUNY Brockport, SUNY ESF, SUNY Geneseo, SUNY New Paltz, SUNY Oneonta, SUNY Potsdam, Purchase College and Stony Brook University. The Princeton Review’s Guide to 322...

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