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Alfred University Board names Mark Zupan as 14th president

ALFRED, NY (Feb. 10, 2016) – A world-class scholar and academic leader who can build on the strengths of Alfred University (AU) will become the 14th president of one of the oldest institutions of higher education in Western New York. The Alfred University Board of Trustees today announced the appointment of Mark Zupan as the 14th president of the University, effective July 1, 2016.

AU presents three evenings of Dance Theater Concert

Alfred University’s (AU) spring 2016 Dance Theater Concert programs will feature the work of internationally renowned choreographer/teacher/performer Bridget Moore and six University students in performances Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 18-20 at 8 p.m. in the Miller Performing Arts Theater.

Tickets are required for all shows. Reservations may be made by visiting the web box office at; by emailing, or by calling 607.871.2828. Admission is $5 for the general public; $2 for students.

Senior publicly premieres horror drama

“The Devil’s Triangle,” a horror drama written and directed by Andrew Hazer, an Alfred University (AU) double major in English and theater, will debut Thursday, Feb. 11, at 7 p.m. in the C.D. Smith Theater, Miller Performing Arts Center. Two additional performances are slated for and Friday, Feb. 12 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. Admission is free. (Please note: Viewer discretion is advised as “The Devil’s Triangle” contains mature content.)

National casting center invites community to 'Pour Your Heart Out' fundraiser

Alfred University’s (AU) National Casting Center Foundry, 1016 Route 244, Alfred, will be the site of the “Pour Your Heart Out” event sponsored by the Sculpture Dimensional Studies Division, Saturday, Feb. 13 from 1 until 5 p.m.

The Center invites the community to “Make Art for a Cause;” all proceeds will go equally to benefit the Eaklor (an AU professor) Medical Expenses Fund and The Foundry Guild Student Club. The event is open to adults and children (with supervision); a small donation is required to make your keepsake.

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February 12, 2016
11:11 AM

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