Students from the SUNY Canton School of Business and Liberal Arts recently entered in a competition to help boost business at Gamer Craze in downtown Canton. “I always like to see our students applying their education for the greater good of the community,” said SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran. “Extra achievements will set them apart from the competition as they look to start their careers.”
SUNY Canton invites the community to an open house event which will showcase a new high-tech simulation nursing laboratory. The event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 6, in Wicks Hall, Room 105. Faculty and students will be on hand to demonstrate the lab’s capabilities and explain how the equipment assists with problem solving and assessment.
Students and community members who are in need of business attire are invited to SUNY Canton’s annual Professional Clothing Fair being held March 28 to 30 in the Dana Hall gymnasium. The event, which is co-sponsored by the St. Lawrence County Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), begins with a special student-only day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 28.
SUNY Canton’s online baccalaureate programs have been named among the best in the country for a third time by U.S. News and World Report. The college was one of only three SUNY schools to earn a spot in this year’s rankings. Programs were scored on various categories including student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student […]
One of SUNY Canton’s most successful Automotive Technology graduates will be a featured speaker in the college’s Excellence in Leadership Lecture Series. Mark Bondoni, a 1982 alumnus and global remanufacturing and core supply manager for Ford Motor Company, will be presenting “Driving Your Future” at 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27, in Nevaldine Hall Room 102. The lecture is free and open to the public.
SUNY Canton invites the community to explore the fun side of technology at the annual Engineers Week Open House from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 28 in Nevaldine Hall. Children in grades K-12 and their families are invited to take a tour, meet with faculty and participate in 20 exciting hands-on demonstrations that offer a unique glimpse into the college’s engineering technology programs. Guests will be able to experiment with lasers, learn about 3-D software, test out a thermal camera and more.
The website LendEDU.com recently announced SUNY Canton has earned a spot on their list of the top 25 most pet-friendly colleges in the country. SUNY Canton placed 13th and was chosen largely because of the college’s well-known pet-friendly housing option that began in 1997. Students are able to bring a variety of pets with them to live on campus, including cats, ferrets, rabbits, hamsters, gerbils and fish.
Kamal A. Turner, an instructional support assistant and adjunct faculty member who teaches in SUNY Canton’s Graphic and Multimedia Design Program, has received a scriptwriting award from the Broadcast Education Association (BEA). Turner submitted his short-film script titled “One Awkward Ride” to BEA’s annual Festival Of Media Arts competition, which recognizes faculty and student creative excellence. The contest is open to all BEA members, and categories range from sports and news broadcasting to documentary video production. More than 175 colleges and universities submitted entries this year.
SUNY Canton reconnects with its roots as the North Country’s agricultural college with a new four-year degree program. SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran has announced the college received final approval to offer a Bachelor of Business Administration Agribusiness Management, commonly known as Agribusiness. The program will begin at the start of the Fall 2017 semester and can optionally be earned in an online format.
Kaitlin J. French, a SUNY Canton senior from Governeur, recently had her short story “The Seek” selected for publication by the website Everydayfiction.com. A Psychology major, French penned the story for a creative writing class taught by Assistant Professor Kirk K. Jones, who encouraged her to submit it for publication.