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    Mysteries of the Moon

    Did you know three of the Apollo missions included a science team from Geneseo? Geology professor Richard Young led the Geneseo team in photogeologic analysis of the Moon for the Apollo 15, 16, and 17 missions using orbital photography returned directly by the astronauts.

    Photo: Apollo 17 / NASA

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    One Knight

    Geneseo students don't just excel in the classroom. In the 2018-19 academic year, the Knights won 10 out of 19 SUNYAC Championships and took home the SUNYAC Commissioner's Cup for the fifth year in a row.

    Photo: Women's Field Hockey defeated Cortland in double overtime to win the SUNYAC Championship on Nov. 9. SUNY Geneseo/Keith Walters '11

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    Find us on Instagram

    See more of the campus and life at Geneseo on Instagram. 

    Photo: A November snowfall blankets the campus. SUNY Geneseo/Keith Walters '11


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Geneseo Honored for Excellence in Student Voter Engagement

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.

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Dance Ensemble Performs Dancing to Defy Limits

SUNY Geneseo’s Department of Theatre and Dance Studies presents the Geneseo Dance Ensemble in Dancing to Defy Limits. The program will be presented in the Alice Austin Theatre, William A. Brodie Hall, on the Geneseo campus on November 21–23 at 7:30 p.m. and November 24 at 2 p.m. The performances are open to the public and free parking is available. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the Student Association Ticket Office or online at

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College Launches Geneseo Points of Support Program

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.


Cultivating Community

2:30-3:45 PM in the College Union Ballroom. Campus Climate and Engagement: Questioning both what we will become if we take meaningful steps and what we will become if we don't. More info and RSVP.

Math Colloquium

2:30-3:45 in Newton 202. A lively overview of over two thousand years of calculus history.

Campus Farm to Campus Table: Managed Bees & Native Bees

7:00 PM in Welles 121. Guest speakers Jennifer Apple, faculty member in the biology department and the Beekeeping Club led by Allison Menendez. Part of the Student-Faculty Lecture Series. More about lecture.

Geneseo Symphony Orchestra & Geneseo Festival Chorus

3-5 PM in Wadsworth Auditorium. The combined forces of the Geneseo Symphony Orchestra, the Geneseo Wind Ensemble, and the Geneseo Festival Singers in their concert, "Deep Field."

In the Spotlight

Karilyn Nieves '20

Karilyn Nieves ’20 Wins SUNY Educational Opportunity Program Award of Excellence

SUNY Geneseo student Karilyn Nieves ’20 was one of 42 students in SUNY’s Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) to receive the inaugural Norman R. McConney Jr. Award for Student Excellence. The award recognizes outstanding EOP students for their academic achievements.

Irene Belyakov-Goodman, Andrea Klein, Melanie Medeiros

Academic Affairs Honors Five with Annual Awards

The Division of Academic Affairs honored five employees on October 21 with its Awards for Outstanding Commitment to Geneseo’s Values. Provost Stacey Robertson recognized recipients at the division’s annual Fall Festival where faculty and staff celebrated their colleagues’ accomplishments.

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Online and Study Abroad Intersession Courses Expanded for 2020

Geneseo’s successful enhanced intersession term is expanded this year with additional offerings of online and study abroad courses for winter break. The term, which runs December 30, 2019–January 21, 2020, allows students to earn credits in the interval between fall and spring terms.

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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.