The 17th century proverb "My son is my son till he gets him a wife, but my daughter's my daughter all the days of her life," still rings true according to a recent study by SUNY Geneseo professor of communication Meredith Harrigan and her coauthor, assistant professor of business communication Allison Alford, of Baylor University.
SUNY Geneseo was honored recently by the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge for achieving a student voting rate between 30 and 39 percent in the 2018 midterm elections. The Challenge recognizes colleges and universities committed to increasing college student voting rates.
SUNY Geneseo has launched Geneseo Points of Support (GPS), a program that helps students address critical problems by providing them with guides who assist with navigating unfamiliar institutional processes. Spurred by the college’s committed retention efforts, the program is especially geared toward students who lack experience or support in understanding how colleges and college offices work.
Friday Knight Tailgate
5:45 PM in Merritt Circle. Enjoy free hot chocolate, giveaways, food truck food and more before the Ice Knights take on Potsdam. Part of Winter Weeks of Welcome.
GOLD Workshop: Developing a Weekly Schedule
This GOLD workshop will help participants figure out where they spend their time, how to organize tasks more efficiently, and how to fit everything that needs to be done into the time available.
NASA InSight Mission to Mars: Results from the First Earth Year
6-8 PM at the Rochester Museum and Science Center. Talk by Dr. Nicholas Warner '00, Assistant Professor of Geological Sciences. Register online by Jan. 30.
Graduate Information Session
6:00-7:00 PM in Doty Hall Tower Room (3rd floor). Learn more about SUNY Geneseo's master’s degree programs in accounting and education.
In the Spotlight
SUNY Geneseo President Denise A. Battles is pleased to announce that Ellen Leverich ’90 has been named vice president for college advancement and executive director of the Geneseo Foundation.
Michael Suchyna ’21, a business administration major from Williamsville, NY, has won a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to spend Spring 2020 studying at the KEDGE Business School in Marseilles, France. The State Department award assists U.S. undergraduates of limited financial means to pursue academic studies or internships abroad to prepare them for an increasingly global economy and interdependent world.
SUNY Geneseo has received a SUNY's PRODiG initiative grant to help support four newly hired faculty members at Geneseo. The initiative was launched in March by Gov. Cuomo to increase the representation of historically underrepresented faculty and women faculty of all races in STEM fields throughout SUNY.
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See for Yourself
Tours of the Geneseo campus are available every weekday throughout the year and on most Saturdays. To sign up for a tour, register online through the link below or call the Admissions Office at (866) 245-5211.