SeaComm Federal Credit Union Creates Scholarship at SUNY Canton

February 5th, 2016

One of the area’s prominent non-profit organizations has created a new scholarship designed to promote financial literacy at SUNY Canton. SeaComm Federal Credit Union recently made a pledge of $25,000 with an initial gift of $5,000 to the SUNY Canton College Foundation and will be continuing to make donations for the next four years to create an endowed scholarship. The award will be given to a deserving student from St. Lawrence, Franklin or Clinton County who excels in their coursework and who demonstrates leadership among their peers.

The Sound of Motown Comes to SUNY Canton Feb. 10

February 5th, 2016

SUNY Canton will bring the legendary music of Motown to campus this month when the tribute group “Sounds of the Motor City” performs at noon Wednesday, Feb. 10, in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Underground Lounge.

SBDC Satellite Office in the Sherman Inn – Ribbon Cutting

February 2nd, 2016

The Greater Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce and the City of Ogdensburg were pleased to welcome the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to their new satellite office located at the Sherman Inn, 615 Franklin Street in Ogdensburg.

SUNY Canton’s Student Government Association Reveals New Campus Memorial

February 2nd, 2016

The college’s Student Government Association (SGA) revealed a new monument Feb. 2, called the Memorial Rock, located in the campus Peace Garden. The association has established the memorial as a place of reflection, remembrance, and celebration of life. The plaque on the rock says, “Forever Remembered, Forever Missed.”

SUNY Canton Dental Hygiene Program Awarded $5,000 Community Service Grant

February 1st, 2016

The American Dental Hygienists Association has awarded SUNY Canton’s Dental Hygiene Program the 2015-2016 Wrigley Company Foundation Community Service grant that will allow students to help promote dental health in the Rome, N.Y., area.

SUNY Canton Named a ‘STEM Jobs Approved College’ for 2016

January 27th, 2016

For the second consecutive year, SUNY Canton has been designated as a “STEM Jobs Approved College” by Victory Media, publishers of STEM Jobs magazine. The organization also announced that SUNY Canton is a “Top 5 Industry Award” winner for geoscience. Both honors recognize schools that demonstrate a strong commitment to students pursuing STEM programs and careers.

Income Tax Assistance Available at SUNY Canton

January 27th, 2016

Students and faculty from the SUNY Canton Accounting program will be helping individuals and families file their tax returns through the Internal Revenue Service’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. The college’s School of Business and Liberal Arts sponsors this program as a service to those who cannot afford to visit an accountant or are unable to prepare their taxes on their own.

SUNY Canton Hosts Award-Winning Tech Journalist Feb. 11

January 25th, 2016

An award-winning technology journalist will visit SUNY Canton to discuss career opportunities in STEM, as well as the importance of diversity within those fields. Steve Ross will speak at noon Thursday, Feb. 11, in Nevaldine North, Room 102. He will talk about his background and offer advice for students who are pursuing STEM-related degrees.

SUNY Canton Joins Global Game Jam Jan. 29-31

January 24th, 2016

Faculty from the SUNY Canton Graphic and Multimedia Design (GMMD) program are inviting anyone with an interest in developing games to a Global Game Jam 48-hour event beginning at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, in Nevaldine North Room 112.

Canton-Potsdam Hospital President to Present at SUNY Canton

January 19th, 2016

The President and CEO of Canton-Potsdam Hospital and the St. Lawrence Health System will be presenting at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, in SUNY Canton’s Woodcock Conference Suites room 212. The event is free and open to the public. David B. Acker, J.D., is the latest area business leader to join the college’s ongoing Excellence in Leadership Lecture Series. He will be sharing his career path beyond college and imparting his strategies for success in the healthcare industry.