Alumni Profile: Shawn Yetter
Mar12

Alumni Profile: Shawn Yetter

Alumni Profiles is an ongoing series highlighting successful graduates who, with a SUNY education, achieved interesting and influential careers. Shawn Yetter is the Commissioner of Tioga County Department of Social Services in New York.  He is a graduate of Broome Community College, Class of 1982, and SUNY Oswego, Class of 1988. Yetter has spent the last three decades in public and private sectors in the health and human services...

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7 ways to foster civic engagement this semester
Feb07

7 ways to foster civic engagement this semester

To Learn. To Search. To Serve.  There is, perhaps, no better way to envision the ideals etched in the SUNY seal than to discuss the vibrant citizenship of SUNY students, faculty, and staff.  Civic engagement suggests an intentional focus on one’s social and political responsibilities stemming from a deep understanding of how citizens convene using democratic principles to imagine a fairer, smarter, and better world.  Many SUNY...

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