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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$778,000 Awarded to 14 Campuses to Study Energy, Environment, Economics, Education
Feb19

$778,000 Awarded to 14 Campuses to Study Energy, Environment, Economics, Education

Water Purification, Homeland Security, Biofuels Research Among Projects Funded by SUNY Networks of Excellence SUNY and the Research Foundation for SUNY today announced the first round of funding for projects supported by the SUNY Networks of Excellence. The RF awarded $778,000 to 19 projects involving 14 campuses as part of the “SUNY 4E” Network, which fosters collaborative research in the areas of energy, the environment, economics,...

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Campuses Ranked Among 2014 Top Volunteer-Producing Schools by Peace Corps
Feb18

Campuses Ranked Among 2014 Top Volunteer-Producing Schools by Peace Corps

SUNY students truly embody the Power of SUNY by spreading the spirit of public service not only locally, but all around the world. Our vibrant community of students, faculty and staff commit to volunteerism and community service every year, with over half a million students and three million alumni supporting the missions of volunteer organizations, like the Peace Corps. In its recent list of top volunteer-producing colleges and...

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Two Western New York Colleges Put Civic Engagement Into Action
Feb14

Two Western New York Colleges Put Civic Engagement Into Action

Every year in late January, Alfred State and Alfred University students brave the cold for a good cause—heading out into the community in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his legacy of social justice and civic engagement during the annual MLK Jr. Dream Week Day of Service. “Students served in Alfred, Almond, Belmont, Wellsville, and Hornell,” said Jonathan Hilsher, director of the Center for Civic Engagement at Alfred State....

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SUNY Oneonta Students Drive 200+ Miles for Fundraiser (video)
Feb07

SUNY Oneonta Students Drive 200+ Miles for Fundraiser (video)

Members of the SUNY Oneonta senior class and student emergency squad make an overnight doughnut run to the nearest Krispy Kreme–more than 100 miles away in Clarks Summit, PA,–to bring back a U-Haul full of fresh doughnuts for a fundraiser on the campus quad. Senior class President Jimmy Johnston started the tradition four years ago and it has become one of the college’s most popular club fundraisers, with students,...

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Vice President Joe Biden Visits Monroe Community College
Jan31

Vice President Joe Biden Visits Monroe Community College

Vice President and Dr. Biden visit the Rochester, NY community college to talk workforce retraining less than 24 hours following President Obama’s State of the Union Address. As part of his annual State of the Union address, President Obama called for expanded access to apprenticeships and improved job training programs at community colleges. Since his speech, he and Vice President Joe Biden have taken that message on the road...

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