Frances Mercer Wins Excellence in Mentoring Award

Posted May 15, 2014

Frances Mercer, of Watertown, won the Empire State College Foundation Award for Excellence in Mentoring, given during an awards dinner at the All College Conference. ... MORE

Alan Stankiewicz Receives Excellence in PT Mentoring Award

Alan Stankiewicz Wins Excellence in Part-Time Mentoring Award

Posted May 15, 2014

Alan Stankiewicz, a mentor with Empire State College’s Syracuse and Utica locations, was selected for the Empire State Foundation Excellence in Part-time Mentoring Award at a recent All College Conference. ... MORE

Ashley Caldwell '14 tweeted the college a selfie with fellow alumna Erin Hamlin '11 on their way to the White House as members of the U.S. Olympic Team

SUNY Board of Trustees Honor Empire State College Olympians Erin Hamlin ’11, and Ashley Caldwell ‘14

Posted May 8, 2014

The two college alumni were among those recognized in a formal resolution adopted by The State University of New York Board of Trustees at yesterday’s meeting. ... MORE

Desalyn De-Souza, a 2013 Altes Prize for Exemplary Community Service co-recipient, is joined at the recognition ceremony by her husband Geraldo De-Souza and daughter Clara. The prize is named for Jane Altes, a former long-time provost, who also served the college as interim president.

Prof. Desalyn De-Souza Named an Altes Prize Co-recipient for Exemplary Community Service

Posted May 5, 2014

De-Souza was honored for her many contributions in advancing the education, understanding and development of preschool children throughout Central New York. ... MORE

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Oaks Wins Innovation Award

Posted April 28, 2014

Susan Oaks, of Saratoga Springs, area coordinator in the humanities for Empire State College’s Center for Distance Learning, was recognized with the James William and Mary Elizabeth Hall Award for Innovation at an All College conference in late March. ... MORE

Samuel S. Conn has been named chief information officer and vice president of integrated technologies at SUNY Empire State College. Photo/ Provided by Conn

Samuel S. Conn Named Chief Information Officer and Vice President for Integrated Technologies

Posted April 16, 2014

Conn possesses experience educating nontraditional students, in online learning, technology, public higher education and in the private sector. ... MORE

Nadine Fernandez Receives Turben Award for Scholarship

Posted April 16, 2014

Nadine Fernandez, of Syracuse, was named the recipient of the Susan H. Turben Award for Excellence in Scholarship. She was recognized at an All College conference in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. at the end of March. Fernandez is an associate professor and mentor at the college’s location in Syracuse. ... MORE

Hudson Valley Center Ambassadors for Community Engagement spring lecture series with Mike Bennett, Walter Dean Myers '84 and Miriam Tatzel

Critically Acclaimed Author and Alumnus Walter Dean Myers ’84 to Speak at Hartsdale

Posted April 14, 2014

Urban teenagers, and young, economically disadvantaged African-Americans, in particular, are frequent subjects of Walter Dean Myers '84, a New York Times best-selling writer of more than 100 books for children and young people. ... MORE

Correction Officers in County Facilities Can Earn 14 College Credits at No Cost

Posted April 11, 2014

Correction officers serving county facilities will be awarded 14 college credits upon completion of the MPTC basic course for correction officers and enrollment at the college. ... MORE

The State University of New York SUNY Empire State College unified logo

First-ever, One-day Fundraising Challenge Surpasses Donor Goal by 225 Percent

Posted April 10, 2014

The goal and purpose of the challenge was to bring the college community together for one day, increase participation in giving to the college and reconnect with many of the college’s 70,000 alumni in order to expand the college’s mission of education and degree completion for nontraditional students. ... MORE

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