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Student Anita Sillery, at left, stands under “Untitled-A” with her daughter Isabella, 14, and fellow student-artist Claudia Rocha-Van Holt, who traveled to Albany with the Sillerys. Photo/Empire State College

Student Artwork Among SUNY's Best

Posted June 11, 2015

Sillery traveled from New York City to the event with her daughter, Isabella, 14, and fellow art student Claudia Rocha-Van Holt. ... MORE

Eleven SUNY Empire State College Students Recognized with Service Awards

Posted May 15, 2015

Eleven SUNY Empire State College Student Service Awards were presented at the college’s 2015 Wellness Retreat held last month in Albany. The award was created to recognize the college’s students who have dedicated themselves to improving the college community and the communities where they live and work. ... MORE

Anita Sillery Watercolor

Student Anita Sillery Has Watercolor in Best of SUNY Exhibit June 9

Posted May 13, 2015

Student Anita L. Sillery will have a recent watercolor included in the upcoming Best of SUNY exhibit at the New York State Museum, opening at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 9. ... MORE

Faculty Mentor David Fullard, honoree Melba Tolliver ’98, President Merodie Hancock and honoree Robert Roach Jr. ’96 at the college’s 2015 Black History Celebration and Alumni Award Event. Photo/Empire State College

Hundreds Attend Black History and Alumni Award Celebratory Event

Posted May 11, 2015

Robert Roach Jr. ’96, the general secretary-treasurer of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, and Melba Tolliver ’98, the first black person ever to anchor a network news program, were recipients of the 2015 SUNY Empire State College Distinguished Alumni Award. ... MORE

Shawn Johnson, U.S. Olympian, "Dancing with the Stars" Winner, Shares Secrets of Success at Student Wellness Retreat

Posted April 29, 2015

Shawn Johnson, a member of the winning 2008 U.S. women’s senior gymnastics team, brought a message of perseverance and trusting one’s heart to the 2015 Student Wellness Retreat in Albany in April. ... MORE

Students stand up and stretch at the 2015 Student Wellness Retreat

Student Wellness Retreat Draws More Than 500

Posted April 28, 2015

Students had the opportunity to hear two motivational speakers: 2008 Olympics gold medalist Shawn Johnson, who competed on the senior women’s gymnastics team for the United States, and Jerome Love, the author of a best-selling book, “Get Up, Get Out and Get Motivated.” ... MORE

Herb Trimpe '97, Legendary Comic Book Artist and College Alumnus Has Died

Posted April 22, 2015

Herb Trimpe ’97, the legendary comic book illustrator with Marvel Comics, who drew “The Incredible Hulk” and the “Fantastic Four,” and was first to draw the Wolverine for publication, passed away on Monday, April 13, his cousin, Glen Baisley, announced on Facebook. ... MORE

Todd Myles, assistant director for cloud computing in the college's Office of Information Technology Services conducts a tour of the UAlbany data facility, which houses college's hybrid cloud data storage infrastructure.

Data Governance Group Meets with UAlbany and Tours State-of-the-Art Data Center

Posted March 27, 2015

Construction of the college’s new “hybrid cloud” data storage infrastructure is well underway at the University at Albany. ... MORE

Left to right: Roxana Toma, Josh Horn, Tai Arnold and John Vellenga at the 2015 Graduate Research Symposium.

Graduate Student Research Showcased at New York State Capital

Posted March 3, 2015

Graduate student John Vellenga and alumnus Josh Horn ‘14 were selected to present their research at the biennial graduate research symposium, which is sponsored by the faculty senates of both the State University of New York and the City University of New York and held in the state capital. ... MORE

Graduate Sandra Barkevich '14 takes a "selfie" of herself, her mother Migdalia Crego, who also is a student, and her two children who also are Crego's grandchildren.

Access Completion and Success, the 2015 State of the University Address

Posted January 26, 2015

SUNY Empire State College students were center stage at the address. ... MORE

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