SBDC Matchmaker Teams Up with the Home, Garden & Business Expo

April 3rd, 2017

The SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will be hosting a “Buy Local Matchmaker” event from 8 a.m. to noon Friday, April 28, as part of the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce’s Home, Garden and Business Expo at Clarkson University’s Cheel Arena. “Matchmaker events work a lot like speed dating,” said SBDC Business […]

High School Mock Trials Underway at SUNY Canton

April 3rd, 2017

Area high school students are trying a malicious prosecution case at SUNY Canton. The annual Mock Trial Tournament began last week with students arguing opposing sides of a fictitious civil trial. The college’s Legal Studies program sponsors the annual competition to teach high school students critical debating and courtroom procedures.

SUNY Canton ‘Financial Planning for College’ Seminar, April 24

March 29th, 2017

It’s never too early to begin planning for a child’s college education. The SUNY Canton Financial Literacy Center will be presenting a college planning seminar at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 24, in SUNY Canton’s Richard W. Miller Campus Center Room 212.

Construction Executive Speaks at SUNY Canton March 29

March 27th, 2017

The president and CEO of COP Construction will be presenting at SUNY Canton as part of the college’s Excellence in Leadership Lecture Series. Edward Bedell is a 1969 alumnus who has established a successful career in construction project management. He is scheduled to speak at 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 29, in Nevaldine Hall Room 102. Leadership Lecture Series presentations are free and open to the public.

SUNY Canton Hosts Disability Awareness Training April 3

March 27th, 2017

SUNY Canton will be hosting a nationally recognized training for those who may encounter emergencies involving individuals with autism or other disabilities. Niagara University’s Law Enforcement Disability Awareness Training will be available for two sessions on April 3 in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Kingston Theater.

Natural Medicine Symposium Saturday at SUNY Canton

March 23rd, 2017

The Northern New York Chapter of the American Chemical Society will be holding a symposium on natural medicines beginning at 10:20 a.m. Saturday (March 25) in SUNY Canton’s Cook Hall rooms 200 and 201. The event is free and open to the public.

Investigative Perceptions Explored at SUNY Canton’s Law Enforcement Day

March 22nd, 2017

SUNY Canton’s seventh annual Law Enforcement Day will feature new crime scene investigation methodology and will show the limited-distribution documentary by a north country native filmmaker. Law Enforcement Day 2017 is titled “Investigative Perceptions” and will begin at 9 a.m. Monday (March 27) in the college’s Kingston Theater. It is held by the college’s Criminal Investigation and Criminal Justice departments to highlight the latest trends and developments in the law enforcement industry. All sessions are free and open to the public, but are specifically designed for current and future police officers.

SUNY Canton Celebrates Inaugural SBDC Day

March 22nd, 2017

The SUNY Canton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will join its peer centers across the state and nation to recognize the inaugural SBDC Day, celebrated today, (Wednesday, March 22). SBDC Day is a national recognition movement to share the small business success stories and notable impact SBDCs have fostered in their respective communities.

Yoga May Help SUNY Canton Students Deal with Stress

March 13th, 2017

A new study has been set to determine the effects of mind and body exercises in a higher education setting. A SUNY Canton faculty member aims to prove yoga can help students battle the stresses of college life. Assistant Professor Erica M. Sharpe, Ph.D., is seeking student volunteers for a new four-week study to determine the effects of yoga on anxiety, mood, mindfulness, body awareness and overall mental health.

Roody Roo Enters in SUNY’s Mascot Madness Competition

March 13th, 2017

SUNY Canton’s Mascot, Roody Roo, will be competing in the fifth annual SUNY-Wide Mascot Madness tournament. Approximately 40 mascots from SUNY Colleges across the state enter in the running. The competition is determined by online voting through the SUNY Big Ideas Blog. The most popular characters advance through a NCAA March Madness inspired bracket.