Alfred State to Compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015
Feb26

Alfred State to Compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015

Alfred State and neighboring school, Alfred University, have been selected to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 in Irvine, California. This award-winning program challenges 20 collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive. The winner of the competition is the team that best blends affordability, consumer appeal, and design...

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Alfred State’s Information Security Team Puts Their Cyber Defense Skills to the Test
Feb20

Alfred State’s Information Security Team Puts Their Cyber Defense Skills to the Test

This January, Alfred State’s Information Security Team competed in the prestigious Northeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (NECCDC) qualifying round and, after a highly successful showing, were selected as one of nine teams to compete in the NECCDC competition at the University of New Hampshire March 14-16, 2014. “When it comes down to it, a lot of hard work and late nights go into making sure we are ready to put our best foot...

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Alfred State Students Earn High Honors in Construction Competition
Dec13

Alfred State Students Earn High Honors in Construction Competition

For the past 24 years, top design and construction students from schools across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic have gathered to prove their worth to potential future employers at the annual Associated Schools of Construction Region 1 Student Competition. This year, 17 schools and some 200 bright minds vied for placement, and Alfred State students walked away with honors in three categories—a second place in design-build, a fourth...

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30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism to Scale
Dec09

30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism to Scale

The holidays remind us this is the season of giving. All members of SUNY make a concerted effort to volunteer and contribute to their respective campuses and local communities. The 30 Days of Giving campaign highlights students and faculty across all of our 64 campuses who participate in volunteerism and give back to those in need. With over 467,000 students and three million alumni, we want to celebrate the impact the SUNY community...

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Every Student Present: SUNY Partners to Fight Chronic Absenteeism
Nov21

Every Student Present: SUNY Partners to Fight Chronic Absenteeism

The SUNY commitment to strengthen the education pipeline has led to a new partnership that hopes to end chronic absenteeism. Through the Every Student Present campaign, launched this fall, SUNY is joining forces with a statewide collaborative to address chronic absenteeism in our State’s schools and help to improve student attendance. The best teachers and the most supportive schools cannot do anything for a student that is not in...

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The New York Master Teacher Program To Begin This Spring
Nov20

The New York Master Teacher Program To Begin This Spring

New York’s Master Teacher Program seeks to identify, reward, and support outstanding public school teachers throughout New York State. It is inspired by and modeled after Math for America, which is a supplementary education program for teachers that has flourished in New York City and since expanded nationwide. Master Teachers are chosen because they have proven content expertise, effective pedagogical skill and a deep...

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