AU Press Releases for: 2022

Date Title
6/17/22 Alfred University awards 268 diplomas to AU-NYC Class of '22
6/10/22 Alfred University Alumni Reunion Bike pedal onto campus
6/09/22 Art and literary celebrations for Reunion '22
6/09/22 Summer Arts at Alfred
6/08/22 Artist Tomáš Penc reflects on his latest work: statues to be awarded at Friday’s Saxon Circle Dinner
6/07/22 Alfred University researcher leads team examining how anti-abortion laws affect OB-GYN practice
6/07/22 Alfred University appoints Amy M. DeKay new vice president for Student Experience
6/07/22 Alfred University professor, students publish paper in Corrosion Science journal
6/06/22 Alfred University to award 140 master’s degrees at AUNY Commencement
6/02/22 Three from Alfred University discuss glass recycling on WXXI’s ‘Connections’
6/01/22 Alumnus Alan Littell ’53 publishes collection of essays on ‘characters’ of Alfred University
5/17/22 Silent vigil for victims of mass shooting in Buffalo
5/16/22 Alfred University renames residence hall in honor of Greg Connors ’92, outgoing Board chair
5/14/22 Alfred University awards Ukraine president Zelenskyy honorary degree
5/14/22 Moderna co-founder advises Alfred University graduates to pursue passion, make world better
5/13/22 Bronze statues, Alfred University’s new Alumni Council Awards, cast today at foundry
5/13/22 Alfred University trustee, benefactor Marlin Miller ’54, HD ’89, ’19 feted at Board dinner
5/11/22 Alfred University honors employees at annual Recognition Reception
5/06/22 Three MFA students to present thesis exhibitions
5/05/22 Senior Shows open Saturday
5/05/22 Hot Dog Day welcomes founders Rick Vaughn ’73, Mark O’Meara ‘74
5/05/22 IEA receives major grant from New York State Council on the Arts
5/05/22 SOAD graduate student wins residency at Fine Arts Work Center
5/05/22 'Sensing Nature' exhibition in Scholes Library builds on Art History Professor Hope Childers’ class, 'Landscape across Cultures'
5/05/22 MFA student Jolie Ngo's work appearing in New York City's R & Company gallery
5/04/22 Openhym time capsule opening reveals half century-old treasures
5/03/22 2022 Honors Convocation - in person!
5/03/22 Alfred University senior serves as ‘President for a Day’
4/29/22 BFA student to represent statutory sector on SUNY Student Voices and Action Committee
4/28/22 Political Science students experience the legislative process
4/28/22 Inamori School of Engineering celebrates life, work of Samuel Scholes with Scholes Lecture
4/28/22 Randall Chairs to exhibit work at Terra Cotta May 3
4/27/22 Alfred University inducts 10 into Chi Sigma Iota counseling honor society
4/27/22 Two MFA students open thesis exhibitions this weekend
4/26/22 Company co-founded by alumnus John Edmond ’83 opens semiconductor manufacturing plant in Marcy, NY
4/25/22 Scholes Lecture at Alfred University returns with two featured speakers
4/22/22 Business students create heavenly aromas, and maybe even profits, with Flamingo Restaurant, other pop-ups  
4/22/22 Campus clean-up celebrates Earth Day
4/21/22 Alfred Marketing Association, Student Activities Board, present Drive-in Movie Friday
4/21/22 Alfred University professor Xingwu Wang co-authors paper for international journal Renewable Energy
4/21/22 April 28 Bergren Forum: "The Chemistry of Baking"
4/21/22 Alfred University Alumni Reunion Bike Ride History: Part One (1998-2012)
4/20/22 Alfred University awards honorary degree to alumnus, noted business leader Peter Cuneo ’67
4/20/22 Peter Cuneo ’67, Chair Emeritus Life Trustee, provides lessons in leadership, and is visited by an old friend
4/19/22 Alfred University senior Maria Voss named SUNY Chancellor’s Award winner
4/18/22 Coral Penelope Lambert sculpture to be featured on ISC 60th Anniversary Medal
4/15/22 Alfred University Professor Yiquan Wu elected to World Academy of Ceramics
4/15/22 Hornell Public Library Library celebrating International Year of Glass with exhibition, reception, raffle
4/14/22 Third Riley Lecture set for Wednesday, April 20
4/14/22 Mark Zupan’s op-ed on multiple institutions awarding honorary degrees to Ukraine’s Zelenskyy published on
4/14/22 April 21 Bergren forum to focus on Living Acres Farm, of Alfred Station
4/14/22 Moderna co-founder Dr. Robert Langer, Marlin Miller awardees to speak at Commencement
4/14/22 Alfred University well represented at National Day of Glass Conference
4/14/22 Alfred University professor Wang featured in Marquis Who’s Who Insight
4/11/22 Alfred University, IncubatorWorks host second Startup Allegany Collegiate Competition
4/08/22 Forty-two Alfred University students inducted into Phi Kappa Phi honor society
4/08/22 Wit and Wisdom Competition winner Alpha Bah to deliver April 14 Bergren Forum
4/08/22 Vernon Burdick ’61, ’65 M.S., emeritus professor of ceramic engineering, passes away
4/08/22 Alumnus Peter Cuneo ’67, HD ’13 to present April 19 leadership forum at Alfred University
4/07/22 "Department Story" opens in Hornell with support from Alfred University Trustee Bill Pullman, Big Town Productions
4/07/22 Hot Dog Day to be held for real Saturday, April 30
4/01/22 Alfred University students celebrate Arthur O. Eve, the NY assemblyman behind EOP and HEOP
4/01/22 Startup Allegany Collegiate Competition will be live streamed from Alfred University
4/01/22 Alfred University announces 2022 Marlin Miller Outstanding Seniors
4/01/22 Alfred University leading effort to award honorary degrees to Ukrainian leader Zelenskyy
3/31/22 Second Riley Lecture to feature Kim Coco Iwamoto, 2013 Champion of Change honored by President Barack Obama
3/31/22 Visiting Assistant Professor of Philosophy Mojca Küplen to deliver April 7 Bergren Forum
3/30/22 Alfred University students and professor attend ‘Cumbre Afro 2022’ in Puerto Rico
3/30/22 Alfred University’s Performing Arts division to produce "Department Story" in Hornell, inside former Peebles store space
3/28/22 Alfred University cited as one of just two private WNY institutions operating in black prior to pandemic
3/25/22 March 31 Bergren Forum: Theater in the Time of Covid
3/25/22 Alumnus Patrick Sgroi, President of Sgroi Financial, visits College of Business
3/25/22 Alfred University Music Department to present ‘Mostly Mozart' concert
3/24/22 "Makers in Motion," "Digital Frontiers" opening at Turner Gallery
3/24/22 University hosts Spring Career Fair
3/24/22 Actor, comedian Rob Bartlett visits campus, meets and advises theater students
3/23/22 Comic DeAnne Smith '98 returns to Alfred University to put you in stitches
3/21/22 Alfred University Riley Lecture to feature author of first-hand account of Flint, MI, water crisis
3/21/22 Alumnus Lester Friedman ’67 to discuss his book, Citizen Spielberg, in hybrid in-person/virtual event
3/17/22 Nick Schlegel, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, publishes new book examining postwar German crime films
3/17/22 MFA exhibitions to open next month
3/17/22 March 24 Bergren Forum: "Constructing Cantor sets, intervals and Cantorvals from infinite sums," delivered by Assistant Professor of Mathematics Tim Ferdinands
3/17/22 Alfred University faculty, students, alumni participants at 2022 NCECA Conference
3/17/22 Alfred University’s Sundaram part of team of researchers awarded $4 million federal grant
3/16/22 "Fingacode" on display in Snodgrass Gallery
3/16/22 Comedian, actor Rob Bartlett visiting artist in Alfred University Theater Department
3/15/22 Alumnus Steve Miller ’73, longtime lacrosse referee, feature of online article
3/11/22 Art Force 5 visits New York City, as part of the 2022 Women’s Empowerment Draft and Women’s History Month
3/10/22 March 17 Bergren Forum: the size, shape and rotation of Earth
3/10/22 Voting rights topic of staged reading offered by Alfred University Theater Department
3/09/22 Alfred University recognized with Military Friendly School designation
3/04/22 Alfred University alumna Kassie McCarn named assistant director, Bernstein Center for Advising
3/04/22 Black Glass Arts Series exhibition opens; Episode 2 of video log now available
3/04/22 World-renowned biomedical engineering researcher Dr. Robert Langer to give commencement address
3/03/22 Roundtable discussion reviews Ukraine crisis, history and possible future
3/03/22 Alfred University psychology professor uses a game to encourage productive student behavior
3/03/22 The Shop reopening at Cohen Gallery
3/03/22 Professor of Art History Meghen Jones publishes article in "Impressions"
2/24/22 AU to host award ceremony for young Western New York artists
2/23/22 Two upcoming exhibitions at Turner Gallery
2/23/22 Alfred University hosts exhibition featuring work by visiting artists in Black Glass Arts Series
2/23/22 Benjamin Rosenthal, Marcos Serafim to present in Wednesday Artists’ Speaker Series
2/23/22 Cohen Gallery hosts "Nuyorican," pairing of poetry and mixed media
2/23/22 March 3 Bergren Forum: "Empowering underserved and underrepresented students through computational thinking and modeling."
2/17/22 Professor Light Sarah Blood featured in two publications
2/17/22 Dean Lauren Lake joins panel at 110th College Art Association Annual Conference
2/17/22 Students to ‘pitch’ business proposals in Startup Allegany Collegiate Competition
2/17/22 Alfred University SOAD adjudicates Western New York Scholastic Art Awards competition; three regional artists graduate to national competition
2/15/22 Cedric Mitchell final presenter in Alfred University School of Art and Design Black Glass Artist Series
2/12/22 Amy Karle '02 to give talk Feb. 23 as part of Wednesday Artists’ Speaker Series
2/12/22 Associate Professor of Light Sarah Blood featured in renowned publications
2/11/22 Team of students taught by Alfred University alumnus develop experiment headed to International Space Station
2/11/22 Alfred University Black Glass Artist Series: Episode 1 of video log now available
2/11/22 "Signals of Agency" Exhibition at the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery
2/10/22 Sculpture Professor Coral Lambert Receives ISC's 2022 Outstanding Educator Award
2/10/22 Bergren Forum to feature talk on recent trip to Germany
2/10/22 Alfred University alumnus John Mauro elected to National Academy of Engineers
2/09/22 2022 Alfred Art Walk: Start Walking!
2/08/22 International Randall Chairs in Ceramic Art to present in Wednesday Artists’ Speaker Series
2/08/22 Alfred University "Reunion Bikers" announce plans for their 2022 ride
2/08/22 Alfred University Performing Arts Division to present ‘An Evening of Dance’
2/03/22 Eleventh East Meets West Virtual Concert and Forum: Feb.15, 8 pm
2/03/22 Bergren Forum to review earthquakes, other natural hazards
2/03/22 SaraBeth Post to present in Alfred University School of Art and Design Black Glass Artist Series
2/02/22 Riley Lecture to review work of Alfred University alumna, author Elizabeth C. Wright
2/02/22 Reception for 2019 Prague Quadrennial USA Exhibition, currently on display in Miller Theater
2/01/22 Multi-media artist Roberto Visani to give talk Feb. 9 as part of Wednesday Artists’ Speaker Series
1/27/22 International Year of Glass includes Thursday’s Bergren Forum: "The history of glass science and technology"
1/26/22 Three projects spotlight Wayne Higby’s work as an artist and curator.
1/26/22 Renowned organist, and silent film accompanist Dennis James to appear in lecture-concert performance of Lillian Gish film "My True Heart Susie"
1/26/22 Alfred University holds orientation, meet and greet event for international students
1/26/22 Alfred University archivist, librarian Laurie Lounsberry Meehan '91 to deliver Feb. 3 Bergren Forum 
1/26/22 Visiting artist in Black Glass Artist Series to present in Wednesday Speaker Series
1/25/22 Alfred University to host virtual talk on International Year of Glass
1/24/22 Confucius Institute at Alfred University hosting take-out dinner in celebration of Lunar New Year
1/21/22 Bergren Forum begins with lecture on glass history, coinciding with 2022 International Year of Glass
1/21/22 University, SOAD kicks off Black Glass Artist Series in February
1/21/22 Gift from China University of Geosciences will provide 7,200 KN95 masks to Alfred University
1/20/22 AU history student turns research project into essay on grandfather’s WWII experience - and publishes a final draft
1/20/22 Art Force 5 to appear at Strong Museum Saturday
1/20/22 VanRenselaar wins classical acting honors at KCACTF Region 2 competition
1/14/22 Cohen Gallery hosts 'I5olation,' portfolio of 50 international women artists
1/14/22 Alfred University to begin search for next leader of Division of Student Affairs
1/06/22 MFA students' work accepted for COHORTS exhibition at University of Montana
1/06/22 School of Art and Design announces new partnership with CVA
1/06/22 "Drawing Community" invites submissions on theme of Reconnection
1/03/22 Alfred University professor Wang interviewed for National Digest story on renewable energy
1/03/22 Alfred University Institute for Electronic Arts awarded $25,000 grant from NYS Council on the Arts