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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, 2020.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Virtual Global Education: Not Just Online Courses

Geneseo has created virtual global education experiences—programs and opportunities for students to engage in meaningful international learning without traveling outside the country.

Fiske Recognizes Geneseo's Outstanding Academics

SUNY Geneseo is featured in the latest edition of Fiske Guide to Colleges. The College was selected for its outstanding educational value and high-quality academics.

SUNYAC Suspends Fall 2020 Sports

The SUNY Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) announced that its member institutions will suspend fall sports competition and that winter conference and non-conference schedules will be delayed until January 2021. We at SUNY Geneseo acknowledge that this decision—while made in the interest of health and safety—is disappointing to our student-athletes and all who support intercollegiate athletics across our Geneseo community.

SUNY Geneseo Denounces New ICE Guidelines for International Students


Bob and Mary Isgro Gift Will Support Music Activities at SUNY Geneseo

Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Music Robert “Bob” M. Isgro and Maria “Mary” Isgro have made a combined outright and planned gift in support of chorus ensembles and vocal students in SUNY Geneseo’s Department of Music.

'Conversations Are About Learning'

Conversation among people of different social identity groups has never been more important. That’s why robbie routenberg ’05, Geneseo’s Chief Diversity Officer, is bringing Inter-group Dialogue (IGD) to the campus.

SUNY Geneseo Alumni Association Announces New Officers and Board Members

The SUNY Geneseo Alumni Association (SGAA) has announced a new slate of officers and board members.