Upcoming Workshop to Assist High School Students with Career Selection

April 15th, 2015

SUNY Canton will host an event designed to help high school juniors and seniors determine their future career paths. The “Choosing Your Major” workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 18, in Wicks Hall, Room 006. Participants will be asked to complete a self-directed search (SDS) questionnaire, which evaluates individual vocational preferences. Consultants will be on hand to help students interpret the results and explore possible career opportunities.


WPBS Presents One-Hour Public Eye Special Edition: Title IX: Sexual Harassment in Colleges

April 14th, 2015

WPBS, the two-nation public broadcasting station will air a special one-hour broadcast, Public Eye Special Edition with Jeff Cole: TITLE IX: Sexual Harassment in Colleges on Monday, April 13, at 10 p.m. and again on Sunday, April 19, at 8 a.m. Viewers will also have the opportunity to watch this Special Edition of Public Eye online at watch.wpbstv.org after the broadcast.


SUNY Canton Inaugurates Szafran as College’s Fourth President

April 10th, 2015

An investiture ceremony held at SUNY Canton April 10 officially inaugurated Zvi Szafran, Ph.D., as SUNY Canton’s fourth president. More than 300 guests gathered in the Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center to celebrate a new era in the college’s more than 100-year history. Distinguished Alumnus and Chairman of the SUNY Canton College Council Ronald M. […]


‘Amazing Chemistry Race’ Comes to SUNY Canton

April 8th, 2015

Local high school and college students who are interested in chemistry can test their knowledge at an upcoming event at SUNY Canton. The Amazing Chemistry Race will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 18, in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Kingston Theater. The event is designed to stimulate interest in the field of chemistry through fun activities, such as a trivia contest and demonstrations. The day’s main event will be a team competition where students will be asked to uncover clues and solve chemistry problems by completing a series of challenges, which will range from performing experiments to completing team-building exercises.


Community Health Organizations to Promote Wellness at SUNY Canton April 15

April 7th, 2015

The SUNY Canton Davis Health Center has invited more than 25 area agencies to help promote a healthy lifestyle for the college and community. Each agency will be providing health screenings or education at the college’s Health Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 15, in Dana Hall. The event is free and open to the public.


Environmental Activist Bill McKibben Talks Global Warming at SUNY Canton

April 3rd, 2015

Renowned climate change expert Bill McKibben brought a message about the dangers of continued reliance on fossil fuels to SUNY Canton April 1. More than 700 students, faculty and community members from throughout the North Country region packed the Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center to hear McKibben discuss the alarming rate at which global warming is progressing.


Professor, Survivor and Activist to Speak During Sexual Assault Awareness Month at SUNY Canton

April 2nd, 2015

A noted author, English professor and a sexual assault survivor is sharing her story of trauma and recovery at SUNY Canton. Laura Gray-Rosendale, Ph.D., will be speaking at 6 p.m. Monday, April 13, in the Richard W. Miller Campus Center’s Kingston Theater. The presentation will be free and open to the public.


Employers to Recruit Job Seekers at SUNY Canton Career Fair

March 30th, 2015

More than 20 businesses and government organizations will take part in SUNY Canton’s spring Career Fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 14, in the Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center. The event is free and open to the public.


SUNY Canton Students Spend Spring Break with Habitat for Humanity

March 30th, 2015

Fourteen SUNY Canton students used their spring break to help build homes for Florida families who do not have access to affordable housing.   Members of the Habitat for Humanity student club worked on two homes in Delray Beach and Boynton Beach, Fla., from March 6-13. Students worked alongside the local Habitat for Humanity chapter […]


SUNY Canton to Hold Presidential Inauguration April 10

March 28th, 2015

SUNY Canton invites the community to attend the inauguration of the college’s fourth president, Zvi Szafran, Ph.D., at 2 p.m. Friday, April 10, in the Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center.