The SUNY Canton College Association recently surprised more than 1,000 college students with a free box of Girl Scout cookies. Young women from Troop 328 in Russell visited Chaney Dining Center to distribute desert to diners with a campus meal plan.
SUNY Canton’s Criminal Justice Department has chosen “Emerging Issues in Homeland Security” as the theme for the fifth annual Law Enforcement Day. All presentations will be held April 20 in SUNY Canton’s Kingston Theater. A variety of experts in the field are invited to speak at the event.
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, 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.
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. […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.