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Home Away from Home Respite Volunteers Get Creative to Keep Going

Home Away from Home respite volunteers and families have reimagined their program online to stay connected.

Remote Teaching Spurs Innovation for Geologists

Geological sciences faculty introduced hands-on innovations for remote learning.

Sherpa Named Fund for Education Abroad Scholar

Tashi Sherpa ’21 has won a 2020–21 Fund for Education Abroad Scholarship to help fund her study abroad at Aarhus University in Denmark.

Teaching Stand-up Comedy Is No Joke

Assistant professor of communication Lee Pierce teaches a combination of comedy and social commentary in her course The Rhetoric of Stand-up.

Geneseo Dance Ensemble Presents Pushing Boundaries

SUNY Geneseo’s Dance Ensemble performances of Pushing Boundaries will be presented in the Alice Austin Theatre on November 19–22. The event is free, but is limited to the campus community. Reservations are required through the SA Ticket Office. Masks are required for all attendees.

Intersession has More Courses, More Seats, and More Diverse Topics

For the third year, Geneseo’s popular intersession term is expanding to include additional offerings of online courses for winter break.

Geneseo’s First Responders Play Key Role in Campus Surveillance Testing

Geneseo First Response has played a critical role in the scheduling and supervising of SUNY Geneseo’s weekly pooled testing program.

Students Present at COPLAC Conference

Eight SUNY Geneseo students participated in this year's virtual Council of Public Liberal Arts College's Northeast Regional Undergraduate Research, Scholarly, and Creative Activity conference.

Geneseo Ranks in Top 10 for Four-Year Graduation Rates

The Chronicle of Higher Education recently recognized SUNY Geneseo as ninth in the nation for four-year graduation rates at highly residential public institutions.

Sustainability Month Concludes with Conservation Lecture

The campus community has been celebrating Sustainability Month with lectures from local experts, volunteer work days in the on-campus eGarden, and activities to promote knowledge and protection of nature and responsible resource use.

Meet Our New Faculty and Staff

Get to know the faculty and staff who have recently joined Geneseo. This is part one in a continuing series welcoming the newest members of our family and introducing them to the campus.

Geneseo Is Again a “Voter Friendly Campus”

Geneseo is again designated a “Voter Friendly Campus” for 2019-2020 through a program sponsored by NASPA — Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education and Fair Election Center’s Campus Vote Project. 

2020-2021 Presidential Scholars Named

Twelve Geneseo students were recently selected to serve as Presidential Scholars for the 2020-21 academic year. They represent a variety of academic areas and exemplify the College's institutional values.

Geneseo Earns Multiple Rankings From U.S. News

SUNY Geneseo has again made several of U.S. News & World Report’s regional ranking lists. The College ranked third in the “Top Public Schools” in the North, retaining the same high rank earned in 2020.

3M Leader to Deliver President's Lecture on Sustainability

Gayle Schueller ’87, vice president and chief sustainability officer at 3M, will deliver the 7th President’s Sustainability Lecture on Wednesday, Sept. 30, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:40 p.m. Schueller’s talk, “Business for the Greater Good,” will be held virtually.

Chancellor Malatras Visits SUNY Geneseo

SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras visited the SUNY Geneseo campus on the evening of September 6, as part of his tour of several SUNY campuses in Western New York.

“Why I Do What I Do”: Chef Matt Abdoo ’02

Award-winning chef and restaurant owner Matt Abdoo '02 loves nourishing people with good meals and shared experiences.

Dear First-Year Students...

Senior Sarah Channels, a double major in English and communication, offers tips for first-year and new transfer students who are on campus this semester.

Student Receives Business Internship in Freshman Year

In her first semester, Kya Primm ’23 landed a summer internship with a Fortune 500 company.

Washington Monthly Gives Nod to Geneseo's Master's Programs

<em>Washington Monthly</em> magazine has named SUNY Geneseo to three of its 2020 rankings and honor lists.

Welcome to Academic Year 2020–21!

New and returning students and faculty are settling in for the start of the 2020–21 academic year as classes begin.

SUNY Geneseo Welcomes Foster, Title IX Coordinator

SUNY Geneseo Welcomes Foster, Title IX Coordinator

Princeton Review Says We're 'Academically Outstanding'

The Princeton Review selected SUNY Geneseo for inclusion in its 2021 edition of <em>The Best 386 Colleges</em>. The College also appears on the ranking company's Best Regional Colleges in the Northeast list.

The Geneseo Foundation Announces New Board Members

Six new members have joined the Board of Directors for The Geneseo Foundation, Inc.

Geneseo Alumna Wins Fulbright Award for Ireland

Elizabeth “Bizzy” Coy ’06 has won a 2020–21 U.S. Student Fulbright open study/research award for Ireland to earn a master of arts in creative writing at Dublin City University.