Associated Colleges to Host Sustainability Day at SUNY Canton Sept. 29

September 20th, 2017

The Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley will hold its annual Sustainability Day at SUNY Canton Friday, Sept. 29. The event, which is free and open to the public, aims to create a culture of sustainability at the four colleges – Clarkson University, St. Lawrence University, SUNY Canton and SUNY Potsdam – in partnership with surrounding communities.


SUNY Canton Once Again Named a ‘STEM Jobs Approved College’

September 19th, 2017

For the third straight year, SUNY Canton has earned a “STEM Jobs Approved College” designation by Victory Media, publishers of STEM Jobs magazine. The 2016-17 STEM Jobs Approved Colleges list honors the top U.S. universities, colleges, community colleges and trade schools that are connecting students with high-demand STEM occupations. Schools were scored on their ability […]


SUNY Canton’s College Council Seeks Distinguished Citizen Nominations

September 18th, 2017

The SUNY Canton College Council is seeking nominations for its annual Distinguished Citizen Award. Since 1976, the council has given this prestigious award in recognition of distinguished service to SUNY Canton and/or to the community.


SUNY Canton Named to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges List

September 14th, 2017

SUNY Canton has once again earned a spot in the annual U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” publication. The college was ranked 25th in the “Regional Colleges—North” division. The 2018 list, released this week, is based on data such as graduation and retention rates, assessment of academic standing, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources, graduation rate performance, alumni giving, and other statistics.


State and Local Politicians to Lead SUNY Canton Constitution Day Celebration

September 13th, 2017

Three female trailblazers in New York state politics will participate in a panel discussion about the challenges and opportunities for women in public service as part of SUNY Canton’s Constitution Day celebration. State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury), Assemblywoman Addie A.E. Jenne (D-Theresa) and Waddington Mayor Janet M. Otto-Cassada will speak at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Kingston Theater. The panel will be moderated by SUNY Canton Adjunct Instructor and former St. Lawrence County Manager Karen St. Hilaire.


SUNY Canton Announces Upcoming Leadership Lecture Series Presentations

September 11th, 2017

The SUNY Canton College Foundation will be hosting two alumni speakers who focus on the medical and health professions during the month of September.


Lt. Gov. Hochul to Speak at SUNY Canton

September 8th, 2017

New York Lt. Gov. Kathy C. Hochul will visit SUNY Canton as part of a statewide celebration of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New York state. Hochul will discuss the role of women in politics and the voting rights movement at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14, in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center, Room 212.


Acclaimed Hospitality Consultant and Entrepreneur Speaks at SUNY Canton, Sept. 11

September 1st, 2017

A non-traditional SUNY Canton graduate who turned his lifetime of experience in the food and beverage industry into a multimillion-dollar consulting firm will be sharing his entrepreneurial success strategies during a college presentation. Douglas Zeif, the principal of Next! Hospitality Advisors and founder and president of The Concept Gurus, will be the first Excellence in Leadership Lecture Series speaker of the fall semester. He will be presenting at 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, in the college’s Richard W. Miller Campus Center Room 212. The event is free and open to the public. 


SUNY Canton Begins ‘50 Years on the Hill’ Celebration

August 23rd, 2017

SUNY Canton officially began celebrating the golden jubilee anniversary of the hill campus. College President Zvi Szafran announced the “50 Years on the Hill” campaign today, (Wednesday, Aug. 23) during his state of the campus address. Additionally, the college unveiled a special new logo to be used through 2018, marking its official anniversary.


SUNY Canton’s Summer Session Enrollment Growth Continues

July 25th, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year in a row, SUNY Canton has seen an enrollment increase for its online Summer Session. Enrollments have increased at an average rate of approximately 6 percent per year since 2013. The college currently has 1,966 enrollments for summer 2017.