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February 25, 2022


Cedric Mitchell, a Los Angeles-based artist, creates a piece of glass art in the hot glass shop in Harder Hall. Mitchell was the third and final visiting artist in the School of Art and Design’s Black Glass Artist Series. The series brought glass artists of color to Alfred University for one-week residencies in which they gave artist talks and glass art demonstrations. The series culminates with an exhibition of the artists’ work, opening Friday, Feb. 25.

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Alfred University hosts exhibition featuring work by visiting artists in Black Glass Arts Series

An exhibition of original work created in February by visiting artists in the Alfred University School of Art and Design’s Black Glass Artist Series opens Friday, Feb. 25, in the IDEA Lab in Harder Hall.


Retired history professor Gary Ostrower ’61 pens essay on professor with Nazi past

Gary Ostrower ’61, who recently retired after a 52-year career as a professor of history at Alfred University, recently wrote an essay on Edward Sittler, An Ohioan who renounced his American citizenship to join Germany’s Nazi Party during World War II and would later serve on the Alfred University faculty.


March 3 Bergren Forum: "Empowering underserved and underrepresented students through computational thinking and modeling."

Alfred University Assistant Professor of Education Mina Sedaghat Jou and Anton Puvirajah, Assistant Professor of STEM Education at the University of Western Ontario, will present the March 3 Bergren Forum: "Empowering underserved and underrepresented students through computational thinking and modeling."


Benjamin Rosenthal, Marcos Serafim to present in Wednesday Artists’ Speaker Series

The Weekly Wednesday Artists’ Speaker Series at Alfred University continues on Wednesday, March 2, at 7 p.m. in Holmes Auditorium, Harder Hall, with a lecture by artists/educators Benjamin Rosenthal and Marcos Serafim.


AU to host award ceremony for young Western New York artists

Alfred University Saturday will host an awards ceremony honoring high school-age artists in western New York whose artwork won honors in the recent Western New York Scholastic Art Awards competition.


Two upcoming exhibitions at Turner Gallery

Alfred University’s Robert C. Turner Gallery, in Harder Hall, will host two exhibitions and an auction beginning in late February.


Cohen Gallery hosts "Nuyorican," pairing of poetry and mixed media

Alfred University’s Cohen Gallery will host a reception and exhibition of work by Assistant Professor of Sculpture Joann Quiñones, titled Nuyorican, from March 3 – April 30.


E8 recognizes Ion, Welty with women’s hoop all-conference honors

Junior guard Ana Ion of the Alfred University women's basketball team earned All-Empire 8 Third Team honors. Sophomore guard Karly Welty was honored as Alfred's selection for Women's Basketball Sportswoman of the Year.


Marshall, Bowen earn All-Empire 8 men's basketball accolades

Senior forward Brewster Marshall of the Alfred University men's basketball team was named an Empire 8 Second Team All Star, while junior forward Elliot Bowen was recognized as the Saxons’ selection for the E8 Sportsman of the Year.


2022 Alfred University men's lacrosse season preview

Alfred University men’s lacrosse 2022 season preview.


2022 Alfred University men's tennis season preview

Alfred University men’s tennis 2022 season preview.

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