The Student Connection

Issue 106, September 22, 2016

Clayton Steen

Getting to Know SUNY Empire State College: Interview with Clayton Steen

By Suzanne Lazar, student, SUNY Empire State College; editor, The Student Connection

The interview series “Getting to Know SUNY Empire State College” continues with Clayton Steen, vice president of enrollment management. Steen’s role at the college is crucial for growing enrollment, but also, and as importantly, retaining students ... MORE

Current News 

Internships: A Step in Your Career Path

Long before Robert DeNiro became Anne Hathaway’s intern in the 2015 movie “The Intern,” SUNY Empire students were participating in internships ... MORE

How to Become a C.E.O.? The Quickest Path Is a Winding One

New evidence shows that a mix of skills, especially technology skills, counts more than simply long experience in one specialty ... MORE

Welcome Back to School

Another SUNY school year begins. As always, this is an exciting time of new beginnings ... MORE

Creative Corner


Photography ... MORE

Social Corner

Staying Happy in Grad School

Luck may have played a role in Angela Heetderks’s positive experiences in grad school, but she also managed to cultivate happiness through trial and (a great deal of) error ... MORE

Reflection: Lessons Learned at Work/Life Balance Residency

would make and how other attendees’ agendas would be similar to my own ... MORE

Suzanne Lazar, student editor, Student Connection

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