AU Press Releases for: 2021

Date Title
10/18/21 Alfred University History Professor Andrew Kless and students present papers at European History conference   
10/15/21 Alfred University to host 'Path of the Teabowl' conference Oct. 22-23
10/15/21 October 21 Art Walk to Feature Tour of ‘Path of the Teabowl’ Exhibit
10/15/21 Alfred University hosts Fall Engineering Career Fair
10/13/21 Lauren Lake voted Secretary of the National Association of Arts Administrators
10/13/21 Alfred University art history faculty to present at Oct. 20 Artists’ Speaker Series
10/13/21 Auction to benefit Black Glass Artist Series
10/13/21 Johns Hopkins Professor Mitchell Merback to deliver Oct. 21 Bergren Forum
10/13/21 Outdoor educator Zachary Edwards to give talk in Environmental Speakers Series
10/07/21 Two Alfred University senior engineering students honored for co-op experiences
10/07/21 Alfred University alumnus Cameron Prophet ’10 to give talk in Environmental Speakers Series
10/06/21 Professor of English Susan Mayberry publishes second book on Nobelist Toni Morrison: "The Critical Life of Toni Morrison"
10/06/21 Bergren Forum: "Greenland is Melting: Climate Change, Tourism, and Adaptation in the High Arctic," delivered by Professor Robert Meyers
10/05/21 Alfred University expanded media faculty to present at Oct. 13 Artists’ Speaker Series
10/01/21 Alfred University CACT’s Gottfried Quoted in ACerS newsletter story
9/30/21 Virtual tour of Art Museum's "Path of the Teabowl" exhibit set for Oct. 6
9/29/21 South Hall demolition project continues
9/29/21 Alfred University ceramic art faculty to present in next installment of Artists’ Speaker Series
9/29/21 Alfred Clay Collective to hold 10th Annual Auction
9/28/21 Assistant Professor Andrew Kless to speak at Oct. 7 Bergren Forum: 'Monuments Men'
9/24/21 Professor of Printmaking Joseph Scheer serves as co-curator/juror for first International Digital Printmaking Art Exhibition
9/24/21 Professor Meghen Jones's Sept. 28 lecture, 'The Teabowl', tied to Alfred Ceramic Art Museum exhibition 'Path of the Teabowl'
9/23/21 Emeritus professor of ceramic engineering William Carty to deliver McMahon Lecture
9/23/21 Sept. 30 Bergren Forum: "A Big Moody Artist Talk" by Rise Peacock
9/23/21 Alfred University College of Business to host panel discussion on personal finance
9/23/21 Alfred resident Nathan Grove to present in Environmental Speakers Series at Alfred University
9/23/21 Erin Taylor's 'Eye of Detroit' appears at Detroit light festival
9/21/21 Three Alfred University alumni named ACerS 2021 award winners
9/20/21 Harvard University history professor to deliver Global Studies Lecture at Alfred University
9/17/21 Thursday Art Walk includes exhibition at new studio/gallery location, Alfred Arts Studio at the West
9/16/21 "Days" to be screened Sept. 24 and 25 in Holmes Auditorium
9/16/21 TOKIMEKI BLUE creators to present in weekly Arts Speaker Series Sept. 22
9/15/21 Environmental Speakers Series features Alfred University alumna Fenna Mandolang
9/13/21 Alfred University ranked among top colleges and universities by U.S. News & World Report
9/13/21 Sept. 23 Bergren Forum: Military Justice: Is it Still a Contradiction in Terms?
9/10/21 Bird population topic of Bergren Forum talk by Alfred University professor Frederic Beaudry
9/10/21 Alfred Station native Madeline Dewey to present in Environmental Speakers Series
9/10/21 Alfred University professor Sundaram receives DOE funding to secure system to scan additively manufactured ceramics
9/09/21 Confucius Institute to host eighth East Meets West Concert and Forum
9/09/21 Confucius Institute to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival
9/07/21 Alfred University ROTC cadet meets challenges of Air Assault School
9/03/21 Memorial service Saturday for Hugh "Woodie" Lange, retired Alfred University controller
9/03/21 Alfred University holds on-campus job fair
9/03/21 Alfred University professor Meredith Field to give Bergren Forum
9/03/21 Demolition of Alfred University’s South Hall begins next week
9/01/21 Alfred University alumna earns prestigious award from engineering honor society
9/01/21 Wellsville native K. Neil Van Dine to present in Environmental Speakers Series
8/31/21 Alfred University named to Princeton Review ‘Best Colleges’ list for 30th consecutive year
8/30/21 Alfred University makes Newsweek’s listing of ‘Top Maker Schools’
8/30/21 Alfred University earns recognition in Washington Monthly college rankings
8/26/21 Pioneer in development of lithium batteries to present engineering seminar at Alfred University
8/25/21 Professor Maureen Weiss curates interactive performance piece, "Rooms: Tiny Openings"
8/20/21 Alumna, Trustee Cheryl Blanchard ’86 welcomes students at Alfred University Opening Convocation
8/19/21 Opening Breakfast kicks off Alfred University’s 186th year
8/19/21 East Meets West: Dialogue Between Chinese and Western Music
8/06/21 Alfred University alum Joshua First nominated for Emmy for work on ‘The Politician’
8/05/21 Alfred University professor Sundaram named Fellow in ASM International
8/04/21 Alfred University alumnus Alan Littell publishes third book: "Caroline," a memoir of the late Caroline Littell    
8/04/21 Memorial service for late David Meissner set for Sept. 18
7/23/21 CACT summer internship program provides learning opportunity for Alfred University students
7/21/21 East Meets West concert series to feature violist Ling Yu, violinist Xun Sun
7/21/21 Alfred University's Harald Bode project evolves, expands into current "The Art of the Sound Physiker; a Conversation about Harald Bode," hosted by Germany's ZKM museum
7/14/21 Alfred University professor awarded funding from Office of Naval Research
7/08/21 Alfred University’s Art Force 5 chosen for Buffalo Bills, Sabres "Give 716" campaign
7/07/21 Alfred University draws on Crayola for newest Trustee
7/07/21 Alfred University confirms Life Trustee designation for Ann Moskowitz
7/06/21 Kirstin VanRenselaar wins national acting honors
7/06/21 2021 Alphadelphian published
7/02/21 Alfred University Trustee, actor Bill Pullman ’11 HD promotes COVID vaccine in new Bud commercial
7/02/21 Construction under way on $7.75 million CREATE Center at Alfred University
6/29/21 Engineering students’ summer internship providing ‘practical, real-life’ experience
6/24/21 Alfred University Beckett scholar Professor Robert Reginio to present paper on Beckett at Rollins College conference
6/21/21 Memorial service for Richard C. Thompson, former SoAD dean
6/21/21 AU-NYC grads lauded for perseverance, service during pandemic
6/18/21 Pulitzer Prize winners to present in AU virtual concert
6/17/21 AU-NYC to hold virtual commencement this evening
6/11/21 Alfred University professor Andrew Kless wins Outstanding Dissertation Award
6/11/21 Alumna Olivia Kim '01 to create statue of Frederick Douglass for Rochester airport
6/09/21 Alfred University 2021 MFAs gather for curated exhibition at Sculpture Space NYC
6/08/21 Coral Lambert exhibition 'Alternate Worlds' part of auction dedicated to George Floyd memorial
6/07/21 Alfred University's Mallory Szymanski publishes insightful op-ed in The Washington Post
6/04/21 Alfred University professor receives funding for research into digital processing of laser and optical materials
5/21/21 Documentary spotlights glass art business with Alfred University connections
5/21/21 Exhibitions include work by alumna Nancy Agati ’85
5/20/21 Alfred University announces ‘Year of Glass’ events, conferences, celebrations, as United Nations establishes 2022 as International Year of Glass
5/15/21 Alfred University holds commencement ceremonies for Class of 2021
5/13/21 Alfred University honors employees at annual Recognition Reception
5/13/21 Ten Saxons earn softball All-Empire 8 honors
5/13/21 K-9 Kraving celebrates and posts creative work by Alfred University MBA students
5/11/21 East Meets West: Dialogue Between Chinese and Western Music
5/11/21 Students, clubs, recognized at Student Leadership Dinner
5/07/21 Student Senate President Carson Grover explains finer points of leadership, what to do with an empty sour cream bucket
5/07/21 Alfred University presents inaugural Rick McLay Memorial Award in Graphic Design
5/06/21 Award-winning television journalist Soledad O’Brien to deliver Alfred University commencement keynote
5/06/21 Artist Will Wheeler to join SOAD as Assistant Professor
5/06/21 Alfred University inducts 11 into counseling honor society
5/06/21 Alfred University summer camps growing
5/06/21 Alfred University CSI chapter assists struggling families in Andover Central School District
5/06/21 Alfred University School of Art and Design secures $80,000 Windgate Foundation grant to replace, rebuild kilns
4/29/21 Assistant Professor of Video Art Eric Souther exhibits print work at Hong Kong conference
4/29/21 Alfred University dancers, designers give virtual performance for International Dance Day
4/28/21 Alfred University appoints Robert Stein Dean of College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
4/23/21 Alfred University "Reunion Bikers" list initial participants for this year’s adventure
4/23/21 Abigail Allen plaque unveiled
4/23/21 Abigail Allen Award presented, faculty and students recognized at Alfred University Honors Convocation
4/22/21 2021 Spirit of Service Award nominees and winners announced
4/22/21 Alfred University and Alfred State College resume Spring Into Action Day of Service
4/22/21 Alfred University junior serves as ‘President for a Day’
4/21/21 Trustee Emeritus David Miller ’66 and daughter Rebecca DuMaine collaborate again on sixth jazz album
4/20/21 Confucius Institute, Tai Chi Society of Western New York to celebrate World Tai Chi Day
4/20/21 East Meets West, April 24, will be third virtual concert and forum; a dialogue between Chinese and Western music
4/19/21 Alfred University hosts Spring Career Fair
4/15/21 Alfred University Senior Shows open to the public via live Virtual Tour on Saturday, May 8
4/15/21 MFA shows opening in Fosdick-Nelson, Turner galleries
4/15/21 Alfred University Summer Programs ranked among best in the nation
4/14/21 Richard Rose, 10th president of Alfred University, passes away at 88
4/14/21 Alfred University, IncubatorWorks stage first-ever Startup Allegany Collegiate Competition
4/14/21 For that perfect cup of coffee: The Samuel R. Scholes Jr. Chemistry Lecture
4/09/21 Alfred University’s Riley Lecture, featuring Alice Sheppard, will be held April 13
4/09/21 Assistant Professor of Theater Rachel Lynett Spurgers wins Yale Drama Series Prize
4/09/21 Kathleen Richardson ’82, ’88 M.S., ’92 Ph.D. wins UCF Excellence in Research Award
4/08/21 Wit and Wisdom Award winner Kayleah Aldrich to deliver April 15 Bergren Forum
4/07/21 Plaque to recognize Abigail Allen, establish Alfred University on National Votes for Women Trail
4/02/21 Alfred University ceramic research materials back on campus after months on International Space Station
4/02/21 Visiting Assistant Professor of Theater Rachel Lynett Spurger’s play 'Apologies to Lorraine Hansberry (You too August Wilson)' to open in Indianapolis
4/02/21 Professor of Sculpture Coral Lambert joins panel on Material Memory
4/02/21 Alfred University announces Marlin Miller Outstanding Senior Award recipients for 2021
4/02/21 Award established to honor Rick McLay ’89, late former Director of Creative Services
4/01/21 Alfred University fine arts graduate programs among nation’s best in U.S. News 2022 rankings
3/29/21 Alfred University/CACT-supported business venture featured in Ceramic and Glass Manufacturing newsletter
3/26/21 Alfred University College of Business hosts data analytics panel discussion
3/26/21 Artist Talk by Jennifer Ling Datchuk April 1
3/26/21 Charlie Best '18 to visit Alfred University as Artist in Residence
3/26/21 Professor of Music Luanne Crosby performing in Rochester Oratorio Society's Schubert masses series
3/26/21 Assistant Professor of Glass Karen Donnellan joining Women's Studio Workshop
3/26/21 NYC group exhibition includes work by Assistant Professor of Foundations Art Katarina Riesing
3/25/21 Presentation from Kamoinge at 5:30 pm March 31
3/25/21 MFA shows to open April 10
3/25/21 School of Art and Design to host annual BFA exhibits
3/25/21 Artist Victoria Ahmadizadeh Melendez to present Artist Talk April 6
3/25/21 Professor of Dance D. Chase Angier secure fifth NYSCA/DanceForce grant
3/25/21 'Suzette Who Set to Sea' to immerse audiences April 7-10
3/23/21 Alfred University marketing projects win four Educational Advertising Awards
3/22/21 Sister Circle organizes panel discussion in conjunction with Women’s History Month
3/19/21 Alumna, evening librarian Katie Adams feels 'pretty awesome' after Be the Match stem cell donation
3/19/21 Alice Sheppard, Artistic Director of Kinetic Light, to deliver Riley Lecture
3/19/21 Annual Russell Lecture in History, March 23, features award winning historian Jacquelyn Dowd Hall
3/18/21 Alfred University announces dates for Reunion 2021
3/16/21 Judges pick three winners in Alfred in Color Coloring Contest
3/16/21 Artist talk by Adero Willard set for March 25
3/12/21 Art Professor Heidi Hahn’s paintings included in Vogue magazine COVID year retrospective
3/11/21 Physics Professor David DeGraff publishes short fiction: "The Theory and Practice of Time Travel"
3/11/21 Visiting Assistant Professor Mojca Kuplen publishes two articles on Kantian Aesthetics
3/11/21 Alfred University named ‘Voter Friendly Campus’
3/11/21 Alfred University well represented at virtual NCECA Conference
3/11/21 Alumnus Levi Bridges to deliver March 18 Bergren Forum
3/11/21 Local chapter of American Solar Energy Society founded at Alfred University
3/04/21 Alfred University Trustee Bill Pullman to reprise role of detective Harry Ambrose in fourth season of 'The Sinner'
3/04/21 Alfred University alum, journalist Levi Bridges to speak at Bergren
3/04/21 Gaustad, Tidrow co-chairs of forum discussing materials technologies in supporting sustainability
3/03/21 Emeritus professor William Carty to present ACerS webinar
3/02/21 Alfred University extends test-optional admissions policy
2/26/21 March 4 Bergren Forum: 'In Quest of Inclusive Course Engagement'
2/26/21 Alfred University ROTC cadet awarded Army Corp of Engineers internship
2/26/21 Alumnus Michael Pellicciotti ’00 takes office as Washington State treasurer
2/25/21 Metropolitan Museum of Art’s new exhibition, catalogue of Robert A. Ellison Jr. collection confirms Alfred University’s vital place in history of contemporary ceramic art
2/25/21 Alfred University's Art Force 5 leads second annual Women's Empowerment Draft
2/25/21 Visiting artist Tamar Zohara Ettun to present virtual talk
2/24/21 Raul Barcenes presents at two online conferences
2/19/21 Virtual reading of play by Alfred University visiting professor set for March 14-21
2/16/21 Alfred University elementary education program recognized for driving greater teacher diversity
2/12/21 Chernobyl disaster focus of Feb. 18 Bergren Forum
2/12/21 Alfred University professor Chen to give lecture in Hong Kong
2/12/21 Alfred University seeks donations of winter weather apparel
2/11/21 'Speech Act' highlights the work of nine international artists in Fosdick-Nelson Gallery
2/11/21 Merve Caydere Dobai, set designer for Del Toro’s ‘Pinocchio,’ to speak to students
2/11/21 AU MFA Brad Turner competes on Netflix 'Blown Away'
2/11/21 Startup Allegany Collegiate Competition, postponed due to COVID-18, will be held in April
2/10/21 Alfred University to host panel discussion on careers in healthcare
2/09/21 Six Alfred University students showing work in Turner Gallery
2/09/21 AU Dance Theater to present Mapping 2021: An Exhibition of Dance
2/09/21 Institute for Electronic Arts welcomes resident artist Nancy Blum
2/05/21 Professor Cecilia Beach's work in Rwanda featured in magazine 'Yoga Easy'
2/05/21 Higby’s 'Materiality' rated one of "best new ceramic art books" by BookAuthority
2/04/21 Institute for Electronic Arts receives grant from New York State Council on the Arts
2/03/21 Alfred University graduate student earns recognition from American Ceramic Society
2/03/21 Students snap up school supplies at CAS giveaway
1/28/21 Exhibit highlights collaboration between Professor John Gill and student Kiyoshi Kaneshiro
1/28/21 Alumna Paige Beeber's 'Farbe' on exhibit at Feight+Volume
1/27/21 Kirstin VanRenselaar takes highest acting honor at ACTF Region 3 Festival
1/27/21 Legendary Alfred University coach Clifford DuBreuil passes away
1/27/21 Alumnus, Congressman Tom Reed ’93 to hold virtual ‘town hall’ Thursday
1/26/21 Times Square digital exhibition will feature work by Alfred University alumnx Sondra Perry ’12
1/25/21 Alfred University to become home for first-ever Center for Glass Innovation
1/21/21 VanRenselaar ’22 competes in KCACTF Festival Irene Ryan Auditions
1/21/21 Alfred University graduate Paul Briggs featured in 'Ceramics Monthly'
1/21/21 Alfred University, Himed partner to research biomaterials used in hard tissue replacement
1/21/21 PepsiCo provides Alfred University with wide variety of beverage options
1/21/21 Alfred University art students team with other SUNY students to design illustrations for healthy living in a time of pandemic
1/15/21 Alfred University president Zupan participates in discussion of future of economy, impact of COVID
1/14/21 Adero Willard '95 exhibiting work at Boston Sculptors Gallery
1/14/21 Barcenes leads two sessions for New Mexico Music Educators Association
1/14/21 Allen Riley, '12 M.F.A., to serve as IEA Artist in Residence
1/14/21 Alfred University professor raising funds to help local residents struggling due to COVID
1/12/21 Congressman Tom Reed ’93 pens opinion piece for New York Times arguing against Trump impeachment
1/12/21 Mark Zupan op-ed published In Rochester Business Journal
1/11/21 Alfred University reaches agreement with beverage provider PepsiCo
1/08/21 Eaton Corporation donates ceramic pilot-scale equipment to Alfred University, CACT
1/08/21 Congressman Tom Reed, Alfred University alumnus, plays role in bipartisan effort to pass stimulus deal
1/07/21 Alfred University alumnx Janice Jakielski featured in 'Ceramic Monthly'
1/07/21 'Nanette’s Gifts,' two additional exhibits open the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum’s 2021 schedule
1/05/21 Alfred University president Zupan to participate in discussion of future of economy, impact of COVID