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THE ALFRED UNIVERSITY WEEKLY NEWSLETTER

August 11, 2017

The AU football team arrived on campus Aug. 11 for preseason camp. Here, members of the team gather in the Galanis Family Arena to complete paperwork and get physicals.
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Saxons arrive on campus to begin Empire 8 title defense

Some 190 players – returnees and newcomers – arrived on the Alfred University campus Friday, Aug. 11, to begin 2017 preseason camp for the Saxon football team.

Dr. Yiquan Wu Alfred University professor wins $3 million award for laser materials research

Dr. Yiquan Wu, associate professor of materials science in the Inamori School of Engineering at Alfred University, has received an award from the Office of Naval Research for the HEL-JTO High Energy Laser Multidisciplinary Research Initiative Program.

Alfred makes top 10 list as "affordable college town"

Alfred, NY, home of Alfred University and Alfred State College is number five on the list of top 10 most affordable college towns to live in.  See the complete list.

Alum Tom Reed '93 calls for bipartisan approach to fixing health care

Congressman Tom Reed, a 1993 graduate of Alfred University, who now represents the NY 23rd district, calls for a bipartisan approach to fixing health care in an op-ed he and Rep. Josh Gottheimer, who represents the NJ 5th district, co-authored for the New  York Times.

Alumnus credits great teachers at Alfred University

Jeff Zemek '74 credits his teachers -- Val Cushing, Daniel Rhodes and Bob Turner --with imparting a "example of how to pursue my own vision."   He is profiled in the Greenfield Recorder.

Schuster headed for Hall of Fame at Frontier Field in Rochester

There's a spot on the Frontier Field Walk  of Fame reserved for Alfred University alumnus and former Saxon football player Bill Schuster '81.

Princeton Review rates Alfred University one of the 'best colleges in the nation'

Alfred University is among the best  in the United States, according to the 2018 edition of Princeton Review’s “The Best 382 Colleges.”The ranking puts Alfred University among the top 15 percent of colleges and universities across the country.

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