Suny Geneseo Campus

GREAT Day

PLEASE NOTE: this site is under edits for the 2023 GREAT Day. All information will be updated by January 20, 2023. 

GREAT Day is a college-wide symposium celebrating the creative and scholarly endeavors of our students. GREAT Day (Geneseo Recognizing Excellence, Achievement & Talent) helps foster academic excellence, encourages professional development and builds connections within the community. In 2023, GREAT Day will be Wednesday April 26th; classes will not meet on this day.

All students are encouraged to participate and may do so using a number of formats:

  • Artwork
  • Dance performances
  • Flash (5-10 minute) presentations
  • Instrumental performances
  • Poster presentations
  • Powerpoint presentations
  • Paper presentations
  • Readings of creative works, including poetry, prose, and fiction
  • Vocal performances
  • Theatrical performances

Students must submit a 100 to 250-word abstract to participate. For the 2023 GREAT Day, abstract submissions are due Friday, March 10, 2023. The deadline for submitting posters to be printed is Thursday April 13th.