SUNY Canton Steel Bridge Team Lands Top Ten Finish in National Championships

June 11th, 2019

The SUNY Canton Steel Bridge team locked in a ninth-place finish at the 2019 American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) National Competition. The student team traveled with faculty members to compete Friday, May 1, at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.


SUNY Canton Lowers Prices on Esports Camps

June 10th, 2019

SUNY Canton will be hosting its inaugural series of summer esports day camps for middle and high-school students. Students will work directly with the college’s professional coaching staff and members of the championship-winning teams in Blizzard’s “Overwatch” and Epic Games’ “Fortnite.”


SUNY Canton Retail Dining Associate Receives Northstar Award

June 6th, 2019

The SUNY Canton student body has selected a College Association retail dining associate to receive the 2019 Northstar Award. Vicki J. Lavoie, who has worked at the college for 20 years, was presented with the honor by student representatives from the College Activities Board and the Student Government Association.


SUNY Canton College Foundation Secures Midtown Plaza Purchase Option

June 5th, 2019

A joint venture will allow SUNY Canton to move forward with plans to create an Entrepreneurship Center at the former Jubilee grocery store location in downtown Canton. Roo Riverwoods, LLC, an affiliate of the Canton College Foundation, has secured a purchase option on the vacant midtown plaza properties currently owned by Garry L. Cohen. The agreement allows the foundation to conduct studies to determine if the properties are suitable for development. During the term of the option, Roo Riverwoods has the exclusive right to purchase Mr. Cohen’s properties or to assign them to a third party.


Corning Community College Partners with SUNY Canton for Game Design

June 5th, 2019

SUNY Corning Community College and SUNY Canton have implemented a “1+3” program in Game Design. Students who complete the first year of the program at SUNY CCC and meet the appropriate academic requirements will be accepted into the Game Design and Development bachelor’s degree program at SUNY Canton.


Congratulations Spring 2019 Honor Students!

June 3rd, 2019

The President’s List, Dean’s List and Part Time Honor Roll have been released for the spring 2019 semester. “We are celebrating the students with the highest grades at the college,” said SUNY Canton President Zvi Szafran. “Your success is a point of pride for us. The college’s faculty, staff and administration are proud to share […]


Funeral Services Administration Professor Receives Distinguished Faculty Award

May 24th, 2019

The SUNY Canton College Council has selected a highly respected expert in the funeral services field as the recipient of the 2019 Distinguished Faculty Award. Professor Emeritus Barry W. Walch was recognized at the college’s William J. Mein Honors Convocation Ceremony April 24.


SUNY Canton Announces 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

May 24th, 2019

SUNY Canton has selected seven individuals to be added to the illustrious college-wide Hall of Fame. “With each Hall of Fame induction, we are reminded of the impressive accomplishments of SUNY Canton alumni and friends,” said Vice President for Advancement Anne M. Sibley. “This year we will celebrate alumni who have built substantial businesses, professors who helped start the college’s first four-year program, and an engineer who worked on all of the Apollo space missions.”


SUNY Canton Graduates Nearly 900 Students at 111th Commencement

May 11th, 2019

SUNY Canton celebrated the class of 2019 at the college’s 111th Commencement Ceremony held Saturday, May 11, at the Roos House Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. SUNY Canton College Council Chair Ronald M. O’Neill, class of 1963, opened the ceremony by asking the graduates to reflect on the memories and lifelong friendships they have made.


SUNY Canton Two-Sport Athlete Receives Outstanding Graduate Award

May 1st, 2019

A Management major who played hockey and golf for the SUNY Canton Kangaroos will be receiving one of the college’s top awards. Tia M. Tassava of Chubbuck, Idaho, will receive the Outstanding Graduate Award at the bachelor’s 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.