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THE ALFRED UNIVERSITY WEEKLY NEWSLETTER

December 8, 2017

Jared Cooper, financial aid counselor, belts out his version of "Jingle Bells" during a recording session for Alfred University’s holiday video. Look for the finished product sometime next week.
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Alfred University named a finalist in 2018 Mars Ice Challenge

Alfred University is one of nine institutions selected as finalists in a competition in which teams build devices that can extract water from subsurface ice on the planet Mars.

Tricia Debertolis Alfred University earns award for student outreach initiative

Alfred University has been honored for establishing a program aimed at helping students identify and overcome barriers to success.

Alfred University alumnus named New York City's top deputy mayor

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Thursday announced several administrative changes in his inner circle, including the promotion of Dean Fuleihan '74 to the post of first deputy mayor. Fuleihan has been budget director for the de Blasio administration.  The move makes Fuleihan the number two person in city government.  

Fuleihan is an Albany veteran who for many years was secretary to the Assemby Ways and Means Committee and was one of the Assembly's chief negotators.

Alfred Art Walk: Eight venues open Friday

Stroll through Alfred, NY, Friday, Dec. 8, between 6 and 9 p.m. to view exhibitions in eight galleries and venues scattered throughout the village.

Alfred University School of Art and Design staging senior thesis exhibitions this weekend

Senior thesis exhibitions featuring the work of 11 Bachelor of Fine Arts majors in the Alfred University School of Art and Design will he held Saturday, Dec. 9.

Alfred University to hold end-of-semester foundry exhibition

The Alfred University School of Art and Design will show work created at the National Casting Center Foundry during the “OUTCASTS" exhibition, Friday, Dec. 8, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Alfred University professor Westacott interviewed on the virtues of frugality

Emrys Westacott, professor of philosophy at Alfred University, is the subject of an interview in The Conversation, an independent online provider of news and views from the academic and research community.

Westacott article published in Philosophy Now magazine

An article written by Emrys Westacott, professor of philosophy at Alfred University, has been published in the most recent issue of Philosophy Now.

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