SUNY Canton Staff Member Receives Prestigious Award

May 24th, 2016

An administrative professional who has worked at the college for more than 38 years has been chosen as the recipient of the 2016 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Classified Service. Janet E. Livingston, a secretary 2 in the office of the Dean of Academic Support Services and Instructional Technologies, was presented with the award at the college’s annual Recognition Day ceremony May 13.


SUNY Canton College Council Announces 2016 Award Winners

May 23rd, 2016

The SUNY Canton College Council recently presented two awards that recognize outstanding professional achievements and dedication to the college. Director of Institutional Research Sarah E. Todd received the 2016 Excellence in College Service Award, and Secretary I Aimee E. Felt received the 2016 Employee Recognition Award. The council selects both winners after reviewing nominations from the entire campus community.


Two SUNY Canton Faculty Members Win Meritorious Service Awards

May 23rd, 2016

SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran selected two faculty members as the recipients of the 2016 Meritorious Service Award. Elizabeth A. Brown, an associate professor who teaches in the Criminal Investigation program, and Janet Parcell-Mitchell, an assistant professor who teaches in the Health and Fitness Promotion program, both received their awards at the college’s recent Recognition […]


SUNY Canton Graduates Nearly 900 Students at 108th Commencement

May 7th, 2016

The SUNY Canton class of 2016 was honored at the college’s 108th Commencement Ceremony held Saturday, May 7, in the Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran, Ph.D., congratulated the graduates on their hard work and dedication.


Kaitlyn Tibbetts Earns SUNY Canton’s Outstanding Graduate Award

May 7th, 2016

Kaitlyn N. Tibbetts of Farmingville was named SUNY Canton’s Outstanding Graduate for the class of 2016. Tibbetts is graduating with her Associate Degree in Criminal Justice and has dedicated much of her free time to volunteering on campus and in the community while earning her degree. Her leadership experience includes positions as vice president of […]


SUNY Canton Announces Outstanding Graduate Sarah M. Ray

May 6th, 2016

A SUNY Canton student Veterinary Technology graduate will be receiving the college’s Outstanding Graduate Award at the college’s 108th Commencement this weekend. Sarah M. Ray of New Windsor is being recognized for her community service endeavors, academic achievements and leadership abilities. As a graduate of the Veterinary Technology program and member of the student Veterinary […]


SUNY Canton Fraternity Gives Back Through Community Service

May 6th, 2016

The brothers of Alpha Omega Chi fraternity at SUNY Canton have helped St. Mary’s Church in Canton with various maintenance projects during the past year. They have collectively spent more than 60 hours helping with lawn and facility cleanup efforts.


SUNY Chancellor’s Award Winners Honored at SUNY Canton Commencement

May 3rd, 2016

SUNY Canton will be honoring four faculty and staff members alongside nearly 900 graduates at its 108th Commencement Ceremony. Commencement will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at SUNY Canton’s Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center.


SUNY Canton Alum, Retired Dick’s Sporting Goods Exec John Duken to Deliver Commencement Keynote Address

May 2nd, 2016

A former Dick’s Sporting Goods top executive will be the keynote speaker at SUNY Canton’s 108th Commencement Ceremony Saturday, May 7, at 10:30 a.m. in the Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. John G. Duken, class of 1981, retired from his position as executive vice president of global merchandising for Dick’s Sporting Goods in 2014 after 15 years of service. He helped lead the $6.8 billion Fortune 500 Corporation during a remarkable period of growth. Prior to working for Dick’s, Duken spent several years working in leadership positions for Circuit City and The Good Guys, an electronics retail chain.


SUNY Canton Students Collaborate with Local Entrepreneur to Boost Business

April 28th, 2016

SUNY Canton students in the School of Business and Liberal Arts were recently challenged to develop innovative ideas to help a local business increase foot traffic and sales. Eleven competitors presented their proposals to Hailey Hodge, the owner of Luna Boutique in Canton.