The Student Connection

Issue 119 May 22, 2017

45th Annual Statewide Commencement Dates Announced

by Suzanne Lazar ’16; school of graduate studies, SUNY Empire State College; editor, The Student Connection

Approximately 3,000 associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, as well as many undergraduate and graduate certificates, will be conferred on the class of 2017 ... MORE

Current News

Federal Work Study Program – On and Off-Campus Positions for Qualifying Students

Are you directing your focus to full-time college studies and need some financial assistance ... MORE

10 Things Every College Student Should Do This Summer

You’ve finished all your term projects, aced all those finals (hopefully) ... MORE

Creative Corner

Blanket in the Sky

Blanket in the Sky ... MORE

Social Corner

Stonewall: Riot, Rebellion, Activism and Identity

Controversial topics have been something I encountered often throughout ... MORE

AROUND SUNY: SUNY Student Assembly President Cheers Ridesharing

Those who advocated for ridesharing in Upstate New York ... MORE

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