Issue 78, May 14, 2015

Students members of the MSIA (Minority Students In Action) club at the student wellness retreat 2015

MSiA Members from Across the College Gather at Student Wellness Retreat

By Layla Abdullah-Poulos ’10, graduate student, SUNY Empire State College; president, Minority Students in Action

The Student Wellness Retreat is offered by SUNY Empire State College to provide students the chance to come together, connect and recharge after a challenging year of studies. ... MORE

Alice Lai, Arts instructor, CDL

Center for Distance Learning Arts Mentor Alice Lai Presents Scholarly Work at Conferences; Publishes Paper

By John Eisler, associate dean, Center for Distance Learning

Alice Lai, Center for Distance Learning mentor and associate professor for The Arts, presented her peer-reviewed scholarly work at major international conferences in Las Vegas and New Orleans. ... MORE

Silhouettes of soldiers marching with gear

Wellness Retreat Highlights Support For Our Military

By Heather K. Elford ‘14, alumni representative, SAAG; Mollie A. Muenzen ‘13, alumni representative, SAAG

The SUNY Empire State College 2015 Student Wellness Retreat held April 16-18th had among the many valuable offerings a wonderful opportunity for students, alumni, faculty and presenters to show support for our military personnel serving overseas. ... MORE

Other News

Student Wellness Retreat 2015: The Benefits of a College Retreat, By Maria Koehle, student, SUNY Empire State College

Bling Your Cap Event at SUNY Empire State College, Brooklyn, Layla Abdullah-Poulos ‘10, graduate student, SUNY Empire State College; president, Minority Students in Action

From Crisis to Triumph: Men of Color, By Samantha Williams, student, SUNY Empire State College; assistant editor, The Student Connection

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Article Contributors

Layla Abdullah-Poulos

John Eisler

Heather K. Elford

Maria Koehle

Mollie A. Muenzen

Samantha Williams

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