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THE ALFRED UNIVERSITY WEEKLY NEWSLETTER

October 13, 2017

Summer-like temperatures this week brought Alfred University students outside to work on their studies and relax.
Campus News
Trent Cooper, filmmaker and 1993 Alfred University graduate Filmmaker, Alfred University alumnus visiting campus to screen, discuss works

Alfred University alumnus and filmmaker Trent Cooper will be on the Alfred campus Oct. 20 to screen some of his works, including his most recent, a documentary series that examines the intersection of race and high school basketball in rural eastern Kentucky.

Mark J. Riordan Alfred University appoints Executive Director of University Relations

Alfred University Vice President of University Relations Jason Amore announces the appointment of Mark J. Riordan to the position of Executive Director of University Relations.

L. David Pye Symposium to honor David Pye, Alfred University alumnus, emeritus professor and dean, as ‘visionary’ in glass science

A symposium at the annual meeting of the Glass and Optical Materials Division of the American Ceramics Society, planned for May 20-24, 2018, in San Antonio, TX, will honor L. David Pye, emeritus professor of glass science, emeritus dean of the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, and an alumnus of the University.

Alfred University procurement specialist gains certificate in procurement management

Cheryl Foster, procurement specialist at Alfred University, has earned her certification as a professional in supply management from the Institute for Supply Management.

An exhibition of work by Stanley Rosen '56 MFA will open Oct. 19 at the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum. Alfred Ceramic Art Museum at Alfred University to open a trio of exhibitions October 19

The Alfred Ceramic Art Museum will simultaneously open three exhibitions on Thursday, Oct. 19.

Alfred Art Walk: 12 galleries open Thursday
Alfred University alumna receives international glass art award

Glass artist and educator Anjali Srinivasan 'BFA 02, is this year's winner of the University of the Arts’ fifth annual Irvin Borowsky International Prize in Glass Arts. The award includes a $5,000 cash award, and an invitation to lecture at the Philadelphia-based school. Srinivasan will present her lecture Nov. 9 at the University of the Arts.

Alfred University continues to aid in hurricane relief efforts

A silent auction of artwork donated by the Alfred University community will be held later this month, with proceeds donated to help victims in Puerto Rico impacted by Hurricane Maria.

‘He’s got the moves.’ Or does he? Alfred University Bergren Forum looks at ‘dude moves’ in pop culture

“Dude Moves: Versions of Meaning in this Pop Culture Body-Language Stuff” is the topic for the Thursday, Oct. 19, Bergren Forum, sponsored by the Division of Human Studies, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, at Alfred University.

Andrew Raftery, Alfred University’s Fosdick-Nelson Gallery exhibition features landscape portrayals

An upcoming exhibition at Alfred University’s Fosdick-Nelson Gallery will feature the work of four artists, which portray the relationship of people with their surrounding environment.

Michael’s Chair, by Bette Blank (Alfred University ’61, ’62) Alfred University alumna’s work included in Studio Montclair exhibit

An Alfred University alumna will have artwork included as part of an exhibition commemorating the 20th anniversary of the opening of Studio Montclair.

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