Issue 123, Sept. 15, 2017

2017 Fall Student Conference

By Brandon K. Aldous, coordinator for the health and wellness initiative, SUNY Empire State College

The Office of Collegewide Student Affairs has been working tirelessly making sure that the fast approaching Fall Student Conference is everything that it can be! From renowned speakers, to highly interactive concurrent sessions, to a half day career fair, this conference will have it all! ... MORE

Disability Services at SUNY Empire State College

By Allison Quinn, student, SUNY Empire State College

The students of SUNY Empire State College have diverse life experiences but share in their pursuit of a fulfilling and meaningful education. It is not unlikely that students entering college have disabilities or illnesses that may have caused past challenges, but this does not mean that these students’ goals cannot be reached ... MORE

University of New England: Participation in Research Invitation

By Zohreh Aminian, director of academic review, SUNY Empire State College, Old Westbury; doctoral student, University of New England's Transformative Leadership Program

Participants are needed for a case study on how race might or might not matter in the relationships between adult female African-American students and their mentors working in one on one studies. ... MORE

Other News

SUNY Empire State College Welcomes our new Provost David Bejou, Ph.D, By Suzanne Lazar ’17, student, School for Graduate Studies; editor, The Student Connection

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: Welcome to the 2017 Fall Term and Your Road to Commencement, By Suzanne Lazar ’17, student, School for Graduate Studies; editor, The Student Connection

Cast Your Vote for the 2017 Student Art Competition Poster, By Danielle Boardman, academic affairs coordinator of student life, SUNY Empire State College

Creative Corner

Social Corner

Article Contributors

Brandon Aldous

Zohreh Aminian

Danielle Boardman

Suzanne Lazar

Allison Quinn

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