SUNY Canton Recognizes Fall 2019 Honor Students

January 8th, 2020

Approximately 1,280 students received the grades necessary to earn a place on the honor rolls. President’s List recognizes full-time students who achieve a GPA of 3.75 to 4.0. Dean’s List recognizes full-time students who have earned a GPA between 3.25 and 3.74. The college created the Part Time Honor Roll to recognize students who earned at least a 3.25 GPA in 6 to 11 credits of course work.


SUNY Canton Esports Offers Winter Day Camps

December 31st, 2019

SUNY Canton will be offering esports day-camp opportunities for area youth during the winter break. Esports day camps run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2 through Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 in the college’s state-of-the-art Esports Arena. Gameplay in this facility is typically reserved for varsity collegiate matches and has been opened exclusively during the winter break for the camp sessions.


SUNY Canton Awarded $1.3 Million New York State Grant for Canton Midtown Plaza Revitalization

December 19th, 2019

SUNY Canton has been awarded a $1.3 million Empire State Development (ESD) grant toward a project that seeks to redevelop Canton’s Midtown Plaza at 19 Miner Street.


SUNY Canton Alum Named Among Top Foreign Attorneys by National Jurist Magazine

December 19th, 2019

National Jurist Magazine has selected a SUNY Canton graduate as one of the top 15 foreign attorneys practicing law in the U.S. Ilijana Todorovic, class of 2013, was featured in the fall edition along with 14 of her peers as the most accomplished Master of Laws (LL.M.) graduates in the country. Todorovic, who is from […]


SUNY Canton Prepares to Host AISC Steel Bridge Competition, April 23-24

December 19th, 2019

Students from SUNY Canton’s American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Steel Bridge Team are making preparations to host the 2020 Upstate New York Regional Competition. “Our dedicated students from the Canino School of Engineering Technology are committed to making this competition a success,” said Steel Bridge Team Advisor Paul D. Hitchman, who also works as an instructional support associate for the Civil and Environmental Engineering program. “In addition to designing a competition-ready bridge, the students are handling the majority of the logistics and planning.”


SUNY Canton Among First in U.S. to Launch Esports Management Degree

December 17th, 2019


SUNY Canton is launching an innovative new degree program that prepares students for an esports career. SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran announced the college has received final approval to offer a Bachelor of Business Administration in Esports Management beginning next fall. The degree is one of only a few of its kind in the nation, and it is the first in the SUNY system.


SK Gaming Helps SUNY Canton Esports Level Up the Game

December 17th, 2019

A Mountain Dew AMP Game Fuel student Instagram challenge brings German gamers to campus for an in-person visit. Two professional League of Legends players and their manager from SK Gaming in Germany coached SUNY Canton’s esports students over the weekend.  Last spring, SUNY Canton students entered an Instagram challenge to promote Mountain Dew’s newest release, […]


SUNY Canton Holds Inaugural Women in Esports Open House, Dec. 6

December 5th, 2019

A women-only event at the college’s Esports Arena will promote competitive video gaming. SUNY Canton will be holding a Women in eSports, or WeSports, Open House from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, in the SUNY Canton Esports Arena in Nevaldine Hall South 133. The event is free and is exclusively offered to females […]


Intelligent.com: SUNY Canton Ranks Among the Top Finance Degree Programs in the U.S.

November 26th, 2019

SUNY Canton has been recognized as a top ranked institution offering one of the best Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance programs by Intelligent.com. The college ranked 12th of 44 public institutions across the nation.


SUNY Canton Nursing Student Wins Statewide Award

November 15th, 2019

A SUNY Canton student was recently recognized with a statewide award for overcoming difficulties during his education. Marcos L. Martinez, a Practical Nursing major from the Bronx, received the 2019 Norman R. McConney Jr. Award, which is bestowed to recognize excellence in the SUNY Educational Opportunity Program (EOP). The award is named after one of the architects of the statewide program that provides financial assistance and support to those facing obstacles in achieving their educational and personal goals.