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Geneseo Celebrates Sustainability Month

SUNY Geneseo is hosting a series of events in observance of Campus Sustainability Month.

SUNY Geneseo Recognized and Honored by County and Village

On the college's 150th anniversary, the Geneseo Village Board of Trustees and Livingston County Board of Supervisors issued proclamations resolving the importance of SUNY Geneseo to the community.

President's Lecture on Sustainability Focuses on the Climate Crisis

Farhana Sultana, an associate professor in the Department of Geography and the Environment at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs of Syracuse University, will deliver the President's Sustainability Lecture on Wednesday, Oct. 6, virtually, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Her topic is, “Understanding the Climate Crisis — Sustainability, Politics, Justice."

Geneseo Earns National Ranking for Pell Graduation Rates

SUNY Geneseo is number 15 among U.S. public, four-year institutions for six-year graduation rates among recipients of federal Pell grants.

New Faculty and Staff, Part 3

Get to know the faculty and staff who have recently joined Geneseo in part three of a continuing series.

Knights Serve

Knights First Day of Service was marked by more than 60 student-volunteers helping and honoring others.

Geneseo Earns Seven “Best” Schools Rankings from U.S. News & World Report

Geneseo has again made several of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges lists.

Starbucks Announces Special 150th Drink

SUNY Geneseo’s Starbucks has introduced a new beverage to celebrate the college’s 150th anniversary.

New Faculty and Staff, Part 2

Get to know the faculty and staff who have recently joined Geneseo in part two of our continuing series.

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 Named a 2022 Best College

The Princeton Review has named SUNY Geneseo one of the Best 387 Colleges in 2022.

Geneseo Tops Washington Monthly Rankings

Washington Monthly magazine has named SUNY Geneseo number one on its annual ranking based on what schools do for the country.

Geneseo Updates Mission and Value Statements

SUNY Geneseo has rearticulated its mission and value statements as part of its strategic planning process.

Geneseo Marks Start of Academic Year 2021–22

Two convocations welcomed new and returning students and faculty to campus for the beginning of fall classes.

Agreement with Area Colleges Allows Students Early Acceptance to Med School

Students interested in dental or osteopathic medicine now have an opportunity for early admission into medical school thanks to an articulation agreement signed August 18.

Summer Farmers Market Effort Increases Diversity in Sustainability Activities

Geneseo students are learning the full cycle of farming, from planting in the campus eGarden to selling at an urban farmers market.

Westerhof Named Dean of School of Education

Jolanda Westerhof joined Geneseo on June 24 as dean of the Ella Cline Shear School of Education.

Geneseo Alumni Lead Soaring Stars Summer Program at Geneseo

Four Geneseo alumni from the School of Education are among the six faculty that co-led content and teaching for the Soaring Stars program, providing rising K-6th grade students in the local area with interactive lessons so they can continue to learn over the summer.

Geneseo Offers New Sustainability Major

The College is offering students the opportunity to pursue a Sustainability Studies major through the Department of Geography and Sustainability Studies, starting this fall.

Through coursework and interdisciplinary studies across themes of society, development and the environment, students build a knowledge base, high-impact practical experiences, and professional skills that prepare them for graduate studies and careers in sustainability.

Fiske Guide 2022 Honors SUNY Geneseo

SUNY Geneseo is featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2022

Tracy Marshall Selected as AVP for Administration, College Controller

SUNY Geneseo Finance and Administration Division has named Tracy Marshall as the college’s new assistant vice president for administration and controller. She will begin her new position in mid-August.

Student-Run Respite Program Earns National Recognition

The trained student volunteers who assist local residents with memory loss and their families have been received national recognition from ARCH National Respite Network and Resource Center.

Course Challenges Students to Study American History from a New Perspective

SUNY Geneseo now offers a Black Humanities course made possible in part due to a grant from the Modern Language Association.

SUNY Geneseo Bids Farewell to the Class of 2021

On Saturday, May 22, SUNY Geneseo held its 155th commencement. The virtual event included the senior oration, messages from Geneseo alumni, and recognition of each of the nearly 1,200 undergraduates who received their degrees.

SUNY Geneseo Participates in Stanford’s Deliberative Polling Event

SUNY Geneseo was the only SUNY institution selected to participate in "Shaping Our Future," the nation’s largest deliberative polling event for individuals ages 18 to 29. The two-day event was hosted by Stanford University, the Berggruen Institute, and Equal Citizens.