Retired International Programs Faculty Member Richard Bonnabeau and Francesca Cichello, executive director of international education.

Francesca Cichello Named Executive Director of International Education

Posted June 21, 2017

A new position, SUNY Empire’s executive director of international education also serves as the college’s senior international officer and oversees the college’s Center for International Programs. ... MORE

Donna Gaines, Altes Prize

Assistant Professor Donna Gaines Receives Altes Prize

Posted May 25, 2017

Donna Gaines, assistant professor of Social Science and Interdisciplinary Studies at the college’s Old Westbury location (link is external), has been selected as the recipient of the Jane W. and Wally Altes Prize for Exemplary Community Service, given annually by the Empire State College Foundation (link is external). ... MORE

Desalyn De-Sousa

Associate Professor and Department Chair Desalyn De-Souza Named 2017 Susan H. Turben Chair in Mentoring

Posted May 25, 2017

Desalyn De-Souza, an associate professor and department chair of Child and Family Studies at SUNY Empire State College, is the 2017 recipient of the Susan H. Turben Chair in Mentoring. ... MORE

Rebecca Fraser, Hall Award for Innovation

Assoc. Prof. Rebecca Fraser, at Van Arsdale Center for Labor Studies, Receives Hall Award for Innovation

Posted May 25, 2017

Rebecca Fraser, an associate professor at The Harry Van Arsdale Jr. Center for Labor Studies (link is external) of SUNY Empire State College, has received the Empire State College Foundation (link is external) 2017 James William and Mary Elizabeth Hall Award for Innovation. ... MORE

Stewart's Shops

More than 40 Students Share in $40,000 Thanks to the Stewart’s Shops – Empire State College Scholarship

Posted May 24, 2017

Forty-thousand dollars was distributed to 44 SUNY Empire State College students again this year, thanks to the Stewart's Shops – Empire State College Scholarship. ... MORE

Joseph L. Garcia

Joseph L. Garcia Named Executive Vice President for Administration

Posted May 18, 2017

Joseph L. Garcia, a retired lieutenant colonel and 28-year veteran of the U.S. Air Force, has been named SUNY Empire State College's executive vice president for administration. ... MORE

commencement medallions

45th Annual Statewide Commencement Dates Announced

Posted May 2, 2017

In keeping with the college’s long-standing tradition, graduate and undergraduate students will provide commencement remarks at each of the college’s eight events. ... MORE

David Pritchard

Professor David Pritchard to Participate in China’s Civil Aircraft Industry International Forum 2017

Posted May 2, 2017

An aviation researcher who focuses on the commercial aircraft industry, Pritchard will present his most recent research, “Aerospace 4.0: Implications to the new Manufacturing Ecosystem,” and moderate the follow-up panel discussion. ... MORE

Alison Brust Receives Excellence Award

Alison Brust Receives Excellence in Professional Services Award

Posted April 14, 2017

Alison Brust, a records specialist in SUNY Empire State College’s Office of the Registrar, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., has received the Empire State College Foundation Award for Excellence in Professional Service at the All College Conference in Saratoga Springs, N.Y ... MORE

SUNY Chancellor-elect Kristina Johnson, Board of Trustees Chairman H. Carl McCall and SUNY Empire State College President Merodie Hancock.

Statement from SUNY Empire State College President Merodie A. Hancock

Posted April 24, 2017

“On behalf of the entire SUNY Empire State College community across the state, I welcome Chancellor Kristina Johnson to The State University of New York." ... MORE

Dennis Greenleaf, Excellence in Support Services

Dennis Greenleaf Receives Excellence in Support Services Award

Posted April 14, 2017

has received the Empire State College Foundation Award for Excellence in Professional Service at the All College Conference in Saratoga Springs, N.Y ... MORE

Rober Wasserlauf, Excellence in part time mentoring

Excellence in Part-Time Mentoring Goes to Robert Wasserlauf

Posted April 13, 2017

Robert Wasserlauf, a part-time mentor in Business, Management and Economics, with the college’s Canandaigua location, received the Empire State College Foundation Award in Excellence for Part-Time Mentoring. ... MORE

Anant Desponde Excellence in Mentoring

SUNY Empire State College Excellence in Mentoring Award Goes to Anant Deshpande

Posted April 12, 2017

Anant Deshpande, a faculty mentor/area coordinator in Business, Management and Economics with SUNY Empire State College’s Saratoga location was awarded the Empire State College Foundation Award for Excellence in Mentoring at the All College Conference held in Saratoga Springs. ... MORE

SUNY Empire State College Press Release

Statement from President Merodie A. Hancock on the Enacted 2017-18 State Budget

Posted April 12, 2017

“I commend Gov. Cuomo and the state Legislature for their outstanding support of SUNY in this year’s budget." ... MORE

Gayle Stever Excellence

Susan H. Turben Excellence in Scholarship Award Goes to Gayle Stever

Posted April 11, 2017

Gayle Stever, an associate professor in Social Sciences with SUNY Empire State College’s Rochester location is the 2017 recipient of the Susan H. Turben Award for Excellence in Scholarship. ... MORE

David Bejou

David Bejou Appointed Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs

Posted April 10, 2017

David Bejou, dean of the College of Business and Social Sciences at West Virginia State University, Institute, W.Va., and a tenured professor of marketing, has been appointed provost and executive vice president for academic affairs at SUNY Empire State College. ... MORE

Left to right are Scott Rachon, Jawana Richardson, Daniel DeBrucker, Kristina Kwacz and Robyn McGee '15, the 2017 Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence recipients.

Six Receive Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence

Posted April 3, 2017

They are Daniel DeBrucker, of Syracuse, N.Y., Kristina Kwacz, of Stuyvesant, N.Y., Robyn McGee ’15, of Patchogue, N.Y., Lori Mould ’14, of Delevan, N.Y., Scott Rachon, of Marcy, N.Y. and Jawana Richardson, ’16, of Hempstead, N.Y. ... MORE

SUNY Empire State College Press Release

UWI Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Hilary Beckles Delivered 2017 Boyer Family Lecture

Posted March 23, 2017

“Delivering the annual Boyer lecture is a distinct honor,” said Sir Hilary. “A true innovator, Ernest Boyer’s accomplishments are surpassed only by his creative thinking about the purpose and methods of higher education.” ... MORE

SUNY ESC Student Selected for Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Leadership Institute Japan

Posted February 13, 2017

Brittany Bellinger, a student at SUNY Empire State College’s Manhattan location in New York City, will take part in the inaugural Congressional Black Caucus Japan Exchange Program in March. Only 15 college students were accepted into this selective program this year. ... MORE

Black History Month Exhibit, Brooklyn, "My Color is Beautiful."

SUNY Empire State College Celebrates Black History with "My Color is Beautiful"

Posted February 6, 2017

In celebration of Black History month, SUNY Empire State College presents "My Color is Beautiful," an exhibit of works by current students and alumni. ... MORE

SUNY Empire State College Press Release

Statement from SUNY Empire State College President Merodie A. Hancock

Posted February 1, 2017

“The President's Executive Order on Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements has led to fear and confusion for many institutions of higher education." ... MORE

The Adirondack Trust headquarters, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Recipients of The Adirondack Trust Company Scholarship Announced

Posted January 31, 2017

A former professional actor and singer, two registered nurses, an IT professional, a counselor at a nonprofit organization and students who aspire to be an accountant, a physician’s assistant and a teacher are among the 2016 recipients of the Empire State College Foundation Adirondack Trust Co. Scholarship. ... MORE

Katherine Lytle, SUNY Empire State College, Excellence in Support Services

SUNY Empire State College Excellence Support Services Award to Kathrine Lytle

Posted April 24, 2017

Kathrine Lytle, a secretary at SUNY Empire State College’s Auburn location, was the recipient of the Empire State College Foundation Excellence Award for Support Services given at the All College Conference in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. ... MORE

Amy Giaculli receives Excellence in Professional Service Award

Amy Giaculli Receives Excellence in Professional Service Award

Posted April 25, 2017

Amy Giaculli, a retention services specialist in SUNY Empire State College’s Office of Enrollment Management, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., has received the Empire State College Foundation Award for Excellence in Professional Service at the All College Conference. ... MORE

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