News and Information
Peggy Lynn, standing center right, seen with her daughter Winter and husband Dan at left and daughter Willow at right, and her family enjoy the Altes Prize celebration at the center open house. (Photo/Tracy Zappola)

Prof. Peggy Lynn ’05 Named 2013 Altes Prize Co-recipient for Exemplary Community Service

Posted October 7, 2013

Lynn co-founded Creative Healing Connections, which provides services for women with cancer and other chronic illness and for women veterans. ... MORE

“Between the Palms” by Metropolitan Center student Daisy Ferrer. As a Dominican immigrant celebrating her heritage, Ferrer’s colorful landscape paintings, streets and traditional vendors depict a blend of Spanish, African and Native Tainos. (Image provided by the artist)


Posted October 8, 2013

The opening reception is Thursday, Oct. 10, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the college’s Metropolitan New York Center Livingston Gallery, sixth floor, 177 Livingston Street, Brooklyn. ... MORE

Student and BMI President Lawrence H. Johnson, at left in bow tie, joined Professor David Fullard and alumnus Jay Marshall ’06, ’08, at the 2013 Metropolitan Center graduation. Fullard, together with Johnson, Marshall and others, led the establishment of the BMI scholarship. (Photo/Marty Heitner)

Student Group Black Male Initiative Launches Scholarship

Posted October 7, 2013

Students, faculty and alumni join together to support black male undergraduates and to encourage degree completion. ... MORE

School for Graduate Studies Hosts Collaborative Economic Development Panel

Posted September 10, 2013

The New York State Economic Development Council approached Empire State College to host a panel exploring the impending transition in leadership in economic and community development as the leadership moves into retirement. ... MORE

College Named to Military Friendly Schools List for Fifth Consecutive Year

Posted September 9, 2013

The college supports the military community through its award-winning Office of Veteran and Military Education, education partnerships with all branches of the military, Credit Where Credit is Due: Veteran and Service Member Pathway to the MBA, Graduate Certificate in Veterans Services and Student Veterans and Military Club. ... MORE

Innovative Program in Business and Environmental Sustainability Meets Employer Needs

Posted September 6, 2013

The certificate program responds to a request from CenterState CEO. ... MORE

New “Metaliteracy” MOOC Explores Information Literacy in the Social Media Age

Posted September 6, 2013

Participation in the MOOC is free and open to anyone. ... MORE

School of Nursing Introduces Online M.S. in Nursing Education

Posted September 4, 2013

“Better-educated nurses have everything to do with healthier people,” said Bridget Nettleton, dean of the college’s School of Nursing. ... MORE

Obama Speech Details Plan for Making Higher Education Affordable

Posted August 29, 2013

Making higher education affordable was the main topic of President Obama’s speech at the University at Buffalo on Aug. 22. Part of his comprehensive plan, specifically cites Open SUNY as a model of using technology to redesign courses. ... MORE

Alfred Z. Solomon Scholarship Recipients Announced

Posted August 21, 2013

Solomon, who died in 2004 at the age of 104, attended the meet at the Saratoga Race Course each year. His legacy of philanthropy is continued by his charitable trust, which supports many nonprofit organizations in the greater Saratoga Springs area, including the scholarship with the college. ... MORE

<< < 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 17 > >>