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November 17, 2017

Hornell firefighter Joel Guthrie shows first-year Alfred University athletic training students Lyndsey McCoy of Middleburgh, NY, (center) and Moreta Dyke of Bellefonte, PA, how to intubate a patient.
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E-news returns following Thanksgiving weekend

Alfred University will not be publishing E-news next week. We in the Communications and Marketing Department at Alfred University wish everyone a safe and happy Thanksgiving. The University will resume publishing E-news Nov. 30.

From left: Alfred University President Mark Zupan, with Melanie Miller and Allison Snyder. Alfred University extends lease to Box of Books Library

The Box of Books Library has had a home at the corner of Main and West University streets, in a building owned by Alfred University, for nearly seven decades. An agreement between the library and University ensures it will remain there another 14 years.

Director of Alfred University Center for Advanced Technology testifies at Assembly hearing

Alan Rae, interim director of the Center for Advanced Ceramic Technology (CACT) at Alfred University, was among the 27 people testifying at a hearing before the members of the Assembly Standing Committee on Economic Development, Job Creation, Commerce and Industry and the Assembly Standing Committee on Small Business  Monday in Albany.    


Concert soloists, from left, Aaron Vit, Christiana Lehmann, and Mackenzie McDonald. Alfred University Orchestra to present fall concert

The Alfred University Orchestra, under the directions of Dr. Lisa Lantz, professor of music, will present its fall concert on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in Miller Theater.

Chris Foster (right) and a group of his students at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Alfred University students get history lesson with visit to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Alfred University students in Chris Foster’s History of Rock Music course know about legends of rock from what they’ve read in books or listened to in class. On a recent trip to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, they had the opportunity to learn even more about these famed musicians.

Alfred University alumna featured in Flash Art magazine

Alfred University alumna and artist Sondra Perry ’12 is featured in a recent issue of Flash Art, a bi-monthly magazine dedicated to contemporary art.

Ceramic Art Museum announces holiday hours

The Alfred Ceramic Art Museum announces hours of operation for the upcoming holidays.

Arts Council of Southern Finger Lakes honorees include Alfred University alumna

Alfred University alumna Amy Ruza is a recipient of the 2017 ARTS Partnership Award from the ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes.

Alfred University alumna Amy Karle featured in Wind Investiture magazine

Alfred University graduate Amy Karle, a renowned artist and fashion designer, is featured in the current issue of Wind Investiture, an independent Paris-based magazine that studies the relationship of humankind and nature to artistic creation.

After The Big Storm (Kathy Vajda) Alfred University professor showcasing digital prints at Old Forge arts center

Kathy Vajda, adjunct assistant professor in the Alfred University School of Art and Design, has an exhibition of her work on display at View, a multi-arts center in the Adirondack community of Old Forge.

Museum of Art & Design group visits Alfred Ceramic Art Museum

A group from the Museum of Art & Design, New York City, recently visited Alfred University, where they took a tour of the Alfred Museum of Ceramic Art and went to galleries in the University’s School of Art and Design.

Renowned ceramic artists tour Alfred Ceramic Art Museum

A group of noted ceramic artists from the 2017 Flower City Pottery Invitational, which include several Alfred University faculty and alumni, toured the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum on Oct. 16.

Family of Alfred University student loses home in California wildfires

The devastating wildfires that ravaged parts of Northern California destroyed thousands of homes, including one owned by the family of an Alfred University graduate student.

Alfred University to host performances by dance students

Alfred University will host two evenings of informal performances by dance students, Thursday, Nov. 30, and Friday, Dec. 1, from 7-8 p.m. each night in C.D. Smith III Theater, Miller Performing Arts Center.

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