SUNY Canton to Offer Online Degrees as Part of Open SUNY+

October 17th, 2014

State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher recently announced that SUNY Canton will offer ten online degree programs as part of the Open SUNY+ initiative, the university system’s signature online learning program. The college is one of 17 SUNY schools that were chosen to participate. The SUNY Canton programs that were selected met a number of criteria, including student interest, accreditation and their capacity to meet current and future workforce demands throughout New York State.


SUNY Canton Veterans Association and Alum Team Up to Create Scholarship

October 17th, 2014

The SUNY Canton Student Veterans Association and a college alumnus have joined together to establish an endowed scholarship to benefit a SUNY Canton veteran student or a spouse or family member of a former service member.


SUNY Canton ‘Zombie Run’ Set for Oct. 18

October 15th, 2014

SUNY Canton will host a “Zombie Run” at 1 p.m., Oct. 18, at the Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center, also known as Roos House. Participants will evade “zombies” that will be stationed along the 5K course. Registration begins at noon in the Roos House field house. Entry fees are $10 for SUNY Canton faculty, students and staff and $15 for community members. Racers will receive a backpack, t-shirt and race bracelet. Funds raised will benefit SUNY Canton’s Intramural program.


SUNY Canton to Host Down Syndrome Association’s ‘Buddy Walk’

October 14th, 2014

The Down Syndrome Association of St. Lawrence County invites the community to participate in the annual one-mile Buddy Walk at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, at SUNY Canton’s Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center, also known as Roos House.


Pioneering Author Jennifer Finney Boylan to Speak at SUNY Canton

October 14th, 2014

Bestselling novelist and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) activist Jennifer Finney Boylan will discuss her groundbreaking memoir about transitioning from male to female as part of SUNY Canton’s Living Writers Series. Boylan will speak at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, in the Richard W. Miller Kingston Theatre. The event is free and open to the public.


SUNY Canton Launches Sexual Assault Awareness Campaign with Selfie Challenge

October 9th, 2014

SUNY Canton is joining the growing movement to combat sexual assault on college campuses by challenging all students to a selfie competition.


SUNY Canton Burns a Model Dorm Room to Promote Fire Safety

October 7th, 2014

SUNY Canton will be staging a fire in a model dorm room to raise awareness of fire safety.


SUNY Canton Endorses Governor Cuomo’s Sexual Assault Prevention Policy

October 3rd, 2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced yesterday that the SUNY Board of trustees approved a statewide policy to combat sexual assault, which will establish a uniform set of practices throughout its 64 campuses, including SUNY Canton.


Award-Winning Documentary Filmmaker to Speak at SUNY Canton

October 2nd, 2014

Bess O’Brien, director of the internationally acclaimed documentary “The Hungry Heart,” will discuss drug addiction and recovery at SUNY Canton. O’Brien will speak at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Kingston Theater. The event is free and open to the public. O’Brien released “The Hungry Heart” last year, providing […]


SUNY Canton Assistant Professor Wins 31 Consecutive Criminal Prosecution Appeals

October 2nd, 2014

A SUNY Canton Legal Studies assistant professor has marked a milestone in his law career.