Mechanical Engineering Technology Student and Basketball Standout Wins SUNY Canton’s Outstanding Graduate Award

May 1st, 2019

A standout basketball player and Mechanical Engineering Technology graduate is being recognized for his humble manner and goal-driven attitude. Andrew P. Fitch will receive the Outstanding Graduate Award for the associate degree level at the college’s 111th Commencement Ceremony, which will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 11, in the Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center.


Two SUNY Canton Graduates Receive Prestigious Chancellor’s Award

April 25th, 2019

Two SUNY Canton seniors have been selected by SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson to receive the 2019 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. Hughes M. Ntwari from Burundi and Ryan Schubert from Centereach were recognized at a special ceremony held April 24 in Albany. They will wear a medallion denoting their accomplishment at the college’s 111th Commencement Ceremony Saturday, May 11.


Local Women Share ‘Secrets of Success’ at SBDC Women’s Business Bootcamp

April 25th, 2019

The Women’s Business Bootcamp, hosted by the SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC), will provide an opportunity to hear about the successes of area woman business owners. “Secrets of My Success – and Mistakes I’ve Made Along the Way” will be a panel discussion where woman entrepreneurs will share their experiences.


SUNY Canton Places Second in 2019 Regional Student Steel Bridge Competition

April 25th, 2019

Students from SUNY Canton designed and built a better bridge than six other colleges in the 2019 American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Upstate New York Regional Competition. The event was held April 18 through 20 at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). The college’s Steel Bridge Team was only topped by the University of Buffalo, securing a strong second place win for SUNY Canton and seeding the team to compete at the AISC Student Steel Bridge Competition National Finals beginning May 31 at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.


Civil and Environmental Engineering Technology Major Receives SUNY Canton Student Activities Award

April 19th, 2019

An outstanding student leader from the SUNY Canton Civil and Environmental Engineering Technology program has been selected to receive the college’s David R. Maynard Student Activities Award.


Accomplished Military Veteran to Address SUNY Canton Class of 2019

April 19th, 2019

An alumnus and veteran who helped lead rescue and recovery efforts in New York City following the 9/11 attacks will be the keynote speaker at SUNY Canton’s 2019 Commencement Ceremony. Retired Major General Fergal I. Foley, class of 1980, will address nearly 900 graduates at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 11, in the Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. He will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree in recognition of his accomplishments.


SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center Assistant Director Appointed to North Country Regional Economic Development Council

April 19th, 2019

New York State Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has appointed Assistant Director of the SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Angela Smith to the North Country Regional Economic Development Council (NCREDC).


SUNY Canton Offers Clinical Medical Assistant Extended Studies Opportunity

April 17th, 2019

SUNY Canton is offering a new three-month non-credit program to prepare participants for professional careers in healthcare settings. The college’s Career Ready Education and Success Training (CREST) Center will host a Clinical Medical Assistant Program, which will be offered beginning May 20. The program includes 140 contact hours and 160 clinical hours. It will run on Monday and Wednesday evenings and alternate Saturdays and is open to any registrant who has or is pursuing a high school diploma or GED.


SUNY Canton Expands Ties with Clarkson University Through New MBA Track

April 15th, 2019

SUNY Canton’s most popular bachelor’s degree is now connected with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at Clarkson University, Potsdam. SUNY Canton also has an engineering track link with Clarkson University. Students accepted into the college’s two-year Engineering Science program can continue their corresponding bachelor’s degree in just four additional semesters. The dual admission program allows students to apply just one time for a degree from both colleges.


2019 SUNY Canton Honors Convocation Named for Retired IT Professor, Assistant Dean

April 5th, 2019

Mein will be the guest of honor at the ceremony, which will be held at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 24 at the Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. It is free and open to the public, with a special invitation extended to families of the students slated to receive awards at the event.