SUNY Potsdam Alumna, Renée Fleming, to Perform at Super Bowl XLVIII
Jan28

SUNY Potsdam Alumna, Renée Fleming, to Perform at Super Bowl XLVIII

The honor of singing the National Anthem at the Super Bowl is one that would be coveted by any musician. The globally televised event draws over 100 million viewers and kicks off with a rendition of the patriotic tune. This year, the honor has been bestowed upon four-time Grammy winning opera soprano, and SUNY Potsdam Crane School of Music alumna Renée Fleming. Fleming is a 1981 graduate of SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music,...

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Alumni Profile: Edward Marschilok
May21

Alumni Profile: Edward Marschilok

Alumni Profiles is an ongoing series highlighting successful graduates who, with a SUNY education, achieved interesting and influential careers. Dr. Edward S. Marschilok is a community member, policymaker, and musician. Now known among his peers as “Dr. Music Ed”, he earned his Bachelor of Music Education degree from SUNY Potsdam’s Crane School of Music in 1974 and continued his education at Syracuse University. He earned his Ph.D. in...

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Alumni Profile: Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier
May14

Alumni Profile: Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier

Alumni Profiles is an ongoing series highlighting successful graduates who, with a SUNY education, achieved interesting and influential careers. Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier is a musician, serviceman, and family man. He earned his Bachelor of Music degree from SUNY Potsdam in 1975, and went on to earn his Master of Fine Arts degree in music from Truman State University. He also later completed a Master of Strategic Studies degree from...

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SUNY Potsdam Radio Station WAIH a Top 10 Finalist for mtvU Award

SUNY Potsdam’s student radio station is in the running for a mtvU Woodie Award for the U.S.’s best college station. WAIH “The Way” is a top 10 finalist for the 2012 Woodie Awards, which highlight the music that’s voted the best by a college audience. The final round of online voting has begun for the College Radio Woodie award. To vote for WAIH, visit  or . SUNY Potsdam is competing against student radio stations at Appalachian State...

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Hip hop + Symphony = A SUNY Potsdam arts experiment

Only at one of SUNY’s premier arts campuses would you find a fusion of talent like this! At SUNY Potsdam, home to the world-renowned Crane School of Music, the College performed a unique arts experiment to cap off the fall semester. Bringing together the Crane Symphony Orchestra and Crane Chorus with SUNY Potsdam graduate student Elijah Foulks, also known as Knowle’ge ReignSupreme, who picked up the mic and began to rap as the...

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