Combined, SUNY Colleges Have 45 Airplanes, 1 Helicopter, and a Jet-Powered Go-Kart
Apr23

Combined, SUNY Colleges Have 45 Airplanes, 1 Helicopter, and a Jet-Powered Go-Kart

New York State is home to more than 160 airports. Between nearly a dozen aviation-related programs offered by public colleges across New York State, SUNY students have access to at least 45 airplanes, 1 helicopter, and 1 jet-powered go-kart. The vehicles are provided for training purposes as SUNY prepares New York’s workforce for the 21st Century global and competitive economy. From piloting to aircraft maintenance and repair to...

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30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism To Scale
Dec21

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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The Fulbright Program Elevates SUNY, the Nation
Dec05

The Fulbright Program Elevates SUNY, the Nation

SUNY Farmingdale student represents the State University of New York as 2013 Alumni Ambassador. “Simple exchanges can break down walls between us, for when people come together and speak to one another and share a common experience, then their common humanity is revealed. We are reminded that we’re joined together by our pursuit of a life that’s productive and purposeful, and when that happens mistrust begins to fade and...

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30 Days of Giving 2013: Taking Volunteerism to Scale
Nov29

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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8 SUNY Alumni You Can See On The Screen
Oct22

8 SUNY Alumni You Can See On The Screen

With nearly 3 million alumni, SUNY educates some of the most talented individuals in the world.  From conducting scientific research to crafting literary masterpieces, SUNY alumni work every day to move society forward and better the quality of life for all New Yorkers and those beyond our borders. Entertainment reaches us in many mediums, but the television and movie industries are major contributors. Unsurprisingly, our...

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Smart Scholars Early College High School Students to Live, Study, and Tour SUNY Campuses This Summer
Jun12

Smart Scholars Early College High School Students to Live, Study, and Tour SUNY Campuses This Summer

In news that will encourage bright, hardworking students to attend SUNY colleges in the future, the Smart Scholars Early College High School program at Farmingdale State College has received a grant from the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC). The Smart Scholars program will receive a HESC College Tour Initiative grant that will allow 100 students to visit SUNY colleges this summer for an immersive college...

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7 SUNY Campuses Named Among Top “Return on Investment”
May23

7 SUNY Campuses Named Among Top “Return on Investment”

Seven SUNY campuses’ return on investment (“ROI”) have been named among the top in the nation, according to ranking agency PayScale in its 2013 College Return on Investment (ROI) Report. The seven SUNY institutions, among the top 400 ranked, are some of the two dozen SUNY campuses named in the list. SUNY Maritime College ranks fifth over all, beating out every Ivy League school and both Maritime College and Stony...

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Smart Scholars Celebrate Early College High School Week
Mar25

Smart Scholars Celebrate Early College High School Week

Welcome to the 2013 Celebration of Early College High School Week! The Smart Scholars Early College High School (ECHS) Program brings together a powerful public/private partnership between SUNY, EDWorks, and the New York Department of Education. The SUNY/EDWorks partnership is excited to showcase our 23 state-wide Early College High School programs. We are very proud of our Smart Scholars and the hard work they put in to be ready for...

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