Stunning Campus Center Design Named Top 10 in Sustainable Architecture
Apr23

Stunning Campus Center Design Named Top 10 in Sustainable Architecture

American Institute of Architects calls Gateway Center “a striking symbol of environmental stewardship and climate action leadership.” The American Institute of Architects has selected the Gateway Center at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry as one of the nation’s top 10 sustainable architecture and ecological design projects that protect and enhance the environment. The Gateway Center, which...

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SUNY Can Be “Greenest” University System in America, According to EPA
Apr22

SUNY Can Be “Greenest” University System in America, According to EPA

  At a college sustainability conference in New York in April 2014, EPA Regional Administrator Juditch Enck told the crowd that SUNY should and could be the “greenest” higher education system in the United States. Through 2014, the West Coast of the United States has been experiencing a nearly decade-long drought, threatening agriculture, tourism, and municipal infrastructure throughout California and the neighboring...

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SUNY Campus Finalist For National Environmental Award
Mar10

SUNY Campus Finalist For National Environmental Award

Update: Voting for the 2014 Second Nature Climate Leadership Awards is now open until April 15th. Click here to support SUNY Sullivan for their incredible efforts to increase on-campus sustainability.   The 2014 Second Nature Climate Leadership Awards, an annual competition among US colleges and universities, has announced an upstate SUNY campus as a finalist for the Award. The honor and achievement is a well-deserved recognition...

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Energy Efficiency Projects at SUNY to Save $3.5M/Year, Build Cleaner Communities
Jan23

Energy Efficiency Projects at SUNY to Save $3.5M/Year, Build Cleaner Communities

Governor Cuomo Announces Energy Efficiency Projects at 10 SUNY Campuses to Save $3.5 Million Per Yer and Build Cleaner Communities Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a partnership between the New York Power Authority (NYPA) and the State University of New York (SUNY) to undertake energy efficiency measures at 10 SUNY campuses that will save the university system $3.5 million each year and contribute to cleaner communities. The...

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$15 million Alfred State Renovation Earns Platinum Award for Engineering and LEED Gold
Dec20

$15 million Alfred State Renovation Earns Platinum Award for Engineering and LEED Gold

The nearly 50-year-old Physical and Health Sciences facility centrally located on the Alfred State campus has become a symbol of both the college’s commitment to sustainability and its desire to offer students a state-of-the-art learning environment after it underwent a $15 million upgrade from 2011 to 2012. It has since been recognized by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) New York, earning a platinum award for...

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Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $14.8 Million Awarded to SUNY Campuses Through Round III REDC Competition
Dec11

Governor Cuomo Announces More Than $14.8 Million Awarded to SUNY Campuses Through Round III REDC Competition

Governor Cuomo today announced that $715.9 million has been awarded through Round Three of the Regional Economic Development Council initiative–where more than $14.8 million of that is directly granted to SUNY campuses in order to help advance New York’s economy through research and innovation. A centerpiece of the Governor’s strategy to jumpstart the economy and create jobs, the Regional Councils were put in place...

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