New York Jets Training Camp Kicks Off at SUNY Cortland (UPDATED)
Jul19

New York Jets Training Camp Kicks Off at SUNY Cortland (UPDATED)

On April 20, 2009, the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL) signed an agreement with SUNY Cortland that brought the team’s summer training camp to the SUNY campus. In the first three weeks of August 2010, more than 41,000 spectators came to the SUNY Cortland Stadium Complex. Each year, the camp draws devoted fans from New York state as well as the rest of the country to see their favorite players and coaches up...

Read More
8 Tips for Incoming Students
Jul18

8 Tips for Incoming Students

Whether you have just ended your high school career or are transferring from another college, the transition can be tough. New school, new people, new everything is intimidating! Before you begin your journey to a new school, we (Mallory, Will, and I) have put together 8 tips for freshmen and transfers to make your upcoming academic year a success in all aspects! Summer Orientation: Orientation is a great way to make new friends since...

Read More
High School Seniors’ Checklist for College Applications
Jun20

High School Seniors’ Checklist for College Applications

If your high school career is coming to a conclusion, then it’s almost time to start the next chapter in your life: earning a college degree. Applying to colleges can feel overwhelming and even a bit intimidating, but if you stay organized and plan ahead, the process can seem like a breeze! We’ve put together a list of several key components to successfully prepare for the journey to your college years.   SAT/ACT Be...

Read More
5 Ways to Make it Through Summer Classes
May09

5 Ways to Make it Through Summer Classes

As graduations begin this weekend to award thousands of SUNY students with their hard-earned degrees and certificates, thousands more will soon begin summer sessions. This alternative education option is available at nearly every SUNY campus across New York State and is attended by students coming home or visiting from every corner of the globe. Given the nature of most summer classes — short and a ton of material — it can sometimes...

Read More
SUNY 2013 Commencement Schedule
May06

SUNY 2013 Commencement Schedule

As this spring semester comes to a close, thousands of SUNY students are preparing to graduate.  Whether the student is graduating with a certificate, Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s, or doctorate degree, each graduate’s story is unique and will be continued as they join the massive SUNY alumni base, which totals nearly 3 million today.  SUNY graduates dot the globe on every continent in every imaginable sector of the economy; we...

Read More
5 Things To Do Before You Leave for Summer
Apr25

5 Things To Do Before You Leave for Summer

  We are probably all in a rush to finish our exams, move out, and begin our summer vacation.  Before you head home for rest and relaxation, there are some things to keep in mind!  So, if just for a moment, you may want to step out of the tunnel-vision of summer break and check off this quick list!  If you think we missed anything, let us know in the comments or on Facebook or Twitter!   1. Finals Contrary to all of our...

Read More
SUNY Faculty Members Awarded Guggenheim Fellowships
Apr24

SUNY Faculty Members Awarded Guggenheim Fellowships

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation annually awards approximately 200 Fellowships from between 3 – 4,000 applications. The Fellowship awards, also deemed as “midcareer awards”, are for men and women with careers and abilities in the arts, sciences, and history. Former Guggenheim Fellows become advisers who help narrow down the competition by sending their critiques to a Committee of Selection then onto the...

Read More
SUNY Model European Union Proven to be a Rewarding Experience
Apr10

SUNY Model European Union Proven to be a Rewarding Experience

The SUNY Model European Union (SUNYMEU) is an annual simulation of the European Union organized by the Institute for European Union Studies at SUNY (IEUSS), the host campus (SUNY New Paltz), and the SUNY Office of Global Affairs. The primary purpose of SUNYMEU is to provide a framework for a simulation of a European Council meeting to better educate American students about one of the most complex and important actors in the...

Read More