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STTI Honor Society of Nursing, Tau Kappa Chapter, Welcomes the College

Posted April 21, 2014

The Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing's mission is to advance world health and celebrate nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership and service. STTI welcomed SUNY Empire State College as a new member of its Tau Kappa chapter at a formal chapter charter amendment ceremony, held earlier this month. ... MORE

President Hancock, Ed Warzala, the college

Research Projects of Two Students Selected for “Innovation Exploration Forum”

Posted April 15, 2014

Undergraduate students from 47 City University of New York and State University of New York colleges and universities showcased more than 100 research projects across a broad range of academic disciplines as part of the “Innovation Exploration Forum.” ... MORE

“Metaliteracy: Reinventing Information Literacy to Empower Learners,” Co-authored by Tom Mackey, Trudi Jacobson

Posted April 21, 2014

Today’s learners communicate, create and share information using social media, blogs, wikis, mobile devices, virtual worlds and MOOCs. ... MORE

Catherine Collins Wins Altes Prize

Posted April 15, 2014

Catherine Collins, of Buffalo, an associate professor with the college, has been selected as the recipient of the Altes Prize for Exemplary Community Service, given by the college’s foundation. ... MORE

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Hancock Inauguration Webinar Series Concludes; Recordings and Slides Available

Posted March 24, 2014

“Three Voices That Shape Our Vision: An Inauguration Celebration Webinar Series,” drew between 75 and 90 participants. ... MORE

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Three Voices That Shape Our Vision, Open Webinar Series Speak to “Re-emergence,” the Inauguration Theme for Merodie A. Hancock

Posted March 18, 2014

The topic of the webinar is the quote from Aristotle, "All men by nature desire to know." ... MORE

Professor Susan Hollis

Tune in to Dialogues at Noon March 21 for “The Journey Continues: The Origins and Early Roles of Five Ancient Egyptian Goddesses”

Posted March 18, 2014

In this discussion, focusing on Neith, Hathor, Nut, Isis and Nephthys, Hollis will present new ideas about how several of these goddesses developed and the roles they played in the early history of Egypt. ... MORE

Mentor Toni Raiten D'Antonio

Faculty Mentor Toni Raiten-D'Antonio Exhibits Pen and Watercolor

Posted March 11, 2014

Her artwork is at the Mills Pond House, Smithtown, March 2-21. ... MORE

SUNY Empire State College student and SUNYSA representative Lori Mould, left, joined SUNY Interim Provost Beth Bringsjord, SUNYSA President Tremayne Price and Pat Myers, director of collegewide student services, at the September 2013 SUNYSA meeting hosted by the college. Photo/Empire State College

Student Lori Mould Running for SUNY Student Assembly President

Posted March 11, 2014

Empire State College student Lori Mould is in the running for president of the Student Assembly of the State University of New York. ... MORE

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Michael Merrill Essay "On Our Marx" Published in Labor

Posted March 11, 2014

Michael Merrill's review essay, "On Our Marx," is featured in the spring 2014 issue of Labor, the official journal of the Labor and Working-Class History Association. ... MORE

Faculty Mentor Ivan Ivanov Co-edits Book on Cloud Computing and Services Science

Posted March 11, 2014

Springer has published, “Cloud Computing and Services Science,” co-edited by Mentor Ivan Ivanov. ... MORE

“Three Voices That Shape Our Vision”

Posted March 11, 2014

Jim Hall, founding president, will explore the quote from Ernest L. Boyer Sr., “Education is a seamless web: one level of learning relates to every other.” ... MORE

Inauguration Events Begin Today

Posted March 5, 2014

As part of the college’s celebratory events for the inauguration of Merodie Hancock, the first webinar in the three-part series, “Three Voices That Shape Our Vision” takes place Thursday, March 6, from 10-11 a.m. EST. ... MORE

Business, management and economics faculty Angela Titi Amayah, Sue Epstein, Julie Gedro and Sewon Kim presented the 2014 Academy of Human Resource Development ’s annual conference. Photo/provided by Julie Gedro

Five Business, Management and Economics Faculty Present at Academy of Human Resource Development 2014 Conference in the Americas in Houston

Posted March 3, 2014

SUNY Empire State College made its strongest showing ever at the Academy of Human Resource Development’s annual conference, with five faculty mentors representing four centers across the college, at the 2014 Conference in the Americas, earlier this month in Houston, Texas. ... MORE

The Council of College and Military Educators has recognized Bill Yaeger, military outreach specialist-Midwest region for the  SUNY Empire State College Office of Veteran and Military Education, with the President's Award, for making “a significant contribution that advanced the cause of military education.”

Military Outreach Specialist Bill Yaeger Honored

Posted March 3, 2014

The Council of College and Military Educators has recognized Bill Yaeger, military outreach specialist, with its President's Award. ... MORE

Tune In to Dialogues at Noon Feb. 28 for "Friendship and the Single Girl"

Posted February 18, 2014

This presentation discusses the ways in which single women were portrayed in situation comedies of the 1960s and '70s, particularly in "That Girl," "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Rhoda," and how these representations were both a reaction to and coincided with larger changes for women in U.S. society at that time. ... MORE

Empire State College student representative Lori Mould, left, joined SUNY Interim Provost Beth Bringsjord, SUNY Student Assembly President and UAlbany graduate student Tremayne Price and Pat Myers, director of collegewide student services for Empire State College at the September SUNY Student Assembly meeting hosted by the college.

Lori Mould Presents Remarks at State Budget Hearings

Posted February 7, 2014

Lori Mould, who studies at the Genesee Valley Center, represents the college's students on the SUNY Student Assembly. ... MORE

“The Syrian Crisis and Its Implications in the Middle East” Presentation with Marcel Hinain Now Scheduled

Posted January 10, 2014

The Empire State College Center for Distance Learning and the Center for International Programs Global Strategies Task Force invite the community to participate in the first of the International Webcast Series. ... MORE

SUNY Statewide Volunteer Opportunities honor Martin Luther King, Jr.

Statewide Volunteer Opportunities Honor Dr. King

Posted January 10, 2014

Nearly 42 percent of the college’s students say they are involved in community service. ... MORE