SUNY Canton Emergency Management Degree Named Among Nation’s Best

May 22nd, 2014

The Emergency Management Degree Online Program Guide website has named SUNY Canton’s Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Management as one of the top ten online programs in the country. The program was chosen as eighth in the nation due to the curriculum’s emphasis on cutting-edge incident management and emergency operating center technology, as well as exercises and drills using virtual disaster simulations and hazard modeling.


Area Students Learn Career Options for Women in Engineering

May 19th, 2014

Grace R. Bessette, Abby E. Warner and Lizzy C. Christy from Canton’s J.M. McKenny Middle School. The three students took turns learning to operate surveying equipment at SUNY Canton. They were among the 120 area students to participate in the College’s Women in Engineering Day. Faculty members held activities to demonstrate the hands-on aspects of careers that start with an education in the science, technology, engineering and math fields.


SUNY Canton Early Childhood Professor Receives Chancellor’s Award for Excellence

May 13th, 2014

A SUNY Canton professor is being honored for her dedication to her school, her students and the College. Dr. Maureen P. Maiocco is the recipient of the 2014 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. She was recognized at the College’s 106th Commencement Ceremony May 10.


SUNY Canton Professor Receives Chancellor’s Award for Excellence

May 13th, 2014

A SUNY Canton associate professor has been recognized for her passion for research and commitment to student engagement. Dr. Lawretta C. Ononye is the recipient of the 2014 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities and was honored for her achievements at the College’s 106th Commencement ceremony May 10.


SUNY Canton Staff Member Receives Northstar Award

May 12th, 2014

The SUNY Canton student body has recognized SUNY Canton’s grants coordinator for her contributions to the College and the community. JoAnne M. Fassinger is the recipient of the 2014 Northstar Award, an honor that is given by the students annually to a faculty or staff member who makes the College a better place. Fassinger was among the honorees and award recipients that were recognized during SUNY Canton’s Commencement May 10.


Students Celebrate 106th Commencement at SUNY Canton

May 10th, 2014

More than 1,000 students completed their respective programs of study and became SUNY Canton alumni at the College’s 106th Commencement Ceremony, held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 10, in SUNY Canton’s Convocation, Athletic and Recreation Center.


SUNY Canton Names Reverend Mother Evette Austin as 2014 Distinguished Citizen

May 9th, 2014

SUNY Canton presented the 2014 Distinguished Citizen Award to a spiritual leader who has enriched the lives of those in the Canton community. The Rev. Mother Evette Austin of Grace Episcopal Church in Canton was recognized for her leadership in bringing the community together and helping those in need.


SUNY Canton Steel Bridge Team Preps for National Competition

May 5th, 2014

Students from SUNY Canton’s engineering technology programs are slated to compete against teams from almost 200 other colleges and universities at the National Student Steel Bridge Competition. The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and American Institute of Steel Construction competition will begin on May 23 at the University of Akron in Ohio.


Veterinary Technology Graduate Receives Outstanding Associate Award at SUNY Canton

April 28th, 2014

A graduate who aspires to become a veterinarian has received one of SUNY Canton’s top academic awards. Tiffany V. Moore of Brooklyn was selected as the 2014 recipient of SUNY Canton’s Outstanding Graduate Award at the associate level. Moore recently received her award at the David V. Guccione Honors Convocation and will be honored at SUNY Canton’s 106th Commencement Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 10, at the College’s Convocation Athletic and Recreation Center.


Online Law Enforcement Leadership Student Receives Outstanding Bachelor’s Award at SUNY Canton

April 28th, 2014

SUNY Canton’s online programming allowed a graduating Law Enforcement Leadership student the flexibility to be with her children, work and volunteer in her community while earning her four-year degree. Melanie H. Mueller of Afton was selected as the 2014 recipient of SUNY Canton’s Outstanding Graduate Award at the baccalaureate level. Mueller received her award at the David V. Guccione Honors Convocation and will be honored at SUNY Canton’s 106th Commencement Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 10, at the College’s Convocation Athletic and Recreation Center.