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April 4, 2024

E-news is an electronic newsletter for Alfred University alumni and friends to provide the latest in alumni news and events, campus happenings, and sports. If you have news to share please email Mark Whitehouse or you may call us at 607-871-2040.

Alfred University receives state approval for new degree in Sports and Health Sciences

The New York State Department of Education has approved Alfred University’s new Bachelor of Science degree program in Sports and Health Sciences, with the first cohort of students enrolling in the program for the Fall 2024 semester. The program offers concentrations which will lead students to a variety of career opportunities in the health care field or provide them a path to graduate school.


Alumnus John Mauro ’01, ’06 PhD delivers 2024 Scholes Lecture at Alfred University

Alfred University alumnus John Mauro ’01, ’06 PhD, delivered the Scholes Memorial Lecture on Thursday, discussing his journey from growing up in nearby Almond, NY, and attending Alfred University to becoming one of the preeminent researchers in the field of glass science.


Students, professors study Harlem Renaissance up close

A group of Alfred University students and their professors traveled recently to New York City, touring the streets and intersections of Harlem, where African American artists in the early 20th century sparked one of the great movements in U.S. art, literature, and music.


Doris Möncke, glass science professor, visits university in Brazil, offers short course, seminar

Doris Möncke, associate professor of glass science at Alfred University, spent two weeks in March at the Vitreous Materials Laboratory/Federal University of São Carlos in Brazil. She presented a short course and a seminar and engaged in discussions with students and faculty.


Hands-on science: Engineering student’s 1989 experiment from McMahon rooftop draws a crowd

 Nearly 35 years ago, Alfred University’s McMahon Engineering Building was the site of a public experiment that drew an audience of about 150 University staff, faculty and students.


School of Art and Design faculty, students, staff gather at International Flameworking Conference

Alfred University faculty, students and staff members from the Sculpture/Dimensional Studies Division of the School of Arts and Design recently attended the International Flameworking Conference at Salem Community College, in Carney’s Point, NJ.


Business students to hold pancake sale to raise funds for Hornell Humane Society

A group of students in Contemporary Business class taught by Jean Ellefson, assistant professor of analytics in Alfred University’s College of Business, are hosting a pancake breakfast-lunch this Friday, April 5, to support the Hornell Humane Society.


April 8-14, 2024 This Week in the Arts

Public events in the School of Art & Design + Performing Arts Division, week of April 8 - 14, 2024. All events are free and open to the public.

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