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Colleges across the country are recognizing students from West Seneca East High School for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from West Seneca East High School, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
The State University of New York at Geneseo has announced its Dean's List for the spring semester 2018. To be on the list, a student must have achieved at least a 3.5 grade point average while taking a minimum of 12 credit hours.
Students received awards during the spring semester at Clarkson University.
Medaille students showcased their work at Student Research, Scholarship and Creativity Day on May 4. The second annual event featured the work of undergraduate and graduate students, as well as members of Medaille's distinguished faculty. Check out an album with photos from throughout the day on Flickr.
The Medaille College Mavericks softball team had a stellar 2018 season, one that saw postseason honors for a number of players. Earning spots on the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) All-Conference First Team were seniors Lauren Kocher and Sharon Trigilio, as well as sophomore Laura Kratzke. Earning a spot on the AMCC All-Conference Third Team was junior Mercedes Sulzbach. In addition, Kratzke was named the AMCC Softball Player of the Year.
Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General of New York, announces the recent award recognitions for members of the New York Army National Guard who participated in the humanitarian assistance and disaster relief support missions following the devastation caused by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria in 2017. "The support of our New York National Guard in the Caribbean following Hurricanes Irma and Maria was nothing short of exceptional, and our Soldiers are the reason for that success," German said. "Our Citizen Soldiers are used to responding here at home, so the effort to move troops and equipment to Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands presented unique challenges. The presentation of the Humanitarian Service Medal is a great reflection of our Soldiers' commitment to serve others," German said. The Department of Defense approved the Humanitarian Service Medal on March 29, 2018 for Soldiers who provided meritorious participation in operations of a humanitarian nature. More than 400 Army National Guard Soldiers will be eligible to receive the award. Presentations will be made at the unit level at a future date.
Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
The Medaille College women's lacrosse team earned its second straight Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Championship with a 23-7 victory over the D'Youville Spartans on April 24. Congrats to the Mavs, head coach Russell Allen, and assistant coaches Jody Lang and Sarah McCabe on the title. See the full Mavs roster at the Medaille Athletics website.
Poems, stories, art and photography from Medaille students is highlighted in the 2018 issue of Prelude, the College's literary magazine comprised entirely of student work. The 2018 issue can be read in its entirety on Medaille.edu. And check out photos from the Prelude publication party held on May 3 on Flickr. Students involved in the creation of the magazine include:
Charles "OyamO" Gordon's play, "I Am a Man" was presented as a staged reading by Buffalo State students in early April. The play focuses on the sanitation workers' strike in Memphis in 1968 and is presented as a celebration of the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Faculty members at the State University of New York at Geneseo have elected 79 students to the college's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation's oldest and most widely known academic honor society. Students from the junior and senior classes are selected each spring for membership into the organization.
Lambda Epsilon Sigma is Stonehill College's Honor Society. The purpose of the Society is to recognize and promote scholarship. Juniors and seniors who have attained a 3.50 cumulative grade point average are invited to apply for consideration. Additionally, in order to be inducted into the Society, the student must be recommended by faculty from both within and outside of the student's major.
Buffalo State will hold its annual Arthur O. Eve Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Honors Convocation on May 10. The convocation recognizes students who have achieved a 3.0 GPA during the spring or fall 2017 semester as well as students who have a cumulative 3.0 GPA through 2017.
Buffalo State held its annual Arthur O. Eve Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) Honors Convocation on May 4. The convocation recognizes students who have achieved a 3.0 GPA during the spring or fall 2016 semester as well as students who have a cumulative 3.0 GPA.
More than 300 students met requirements for graduation from SUNY Oneonta following the Fall 2017 semester. Graduates were honored at a December recognition ceremony hosted by College President Nancy Kleniewski and held in the Dewar Arena of the Alumni Field House. They also are eligible to participate in the college's commencement on May 12.
Medaille College is proud to congratulate all of its 2017 graduates. Visit the commencement photo album to see images from the May ceremonies, and search #MedailleGrad17 on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for social media highlights. In addition, the Medaille Facebook page features video from the graduate and undergraduate ceremonies.
Medaille's Future Teacher's Club (FTC) supported the Western New York Children's Book Expo (WNYCBE) family and community literacy initiative during KidsLit Week (November 4 to 11). FTC members Caitlin Krehan, Talia Hosey, Alesis Wilson, Lauren Kocher and Sara Lussier (pictured, from left) shared information and passed out fliers, bookmarks and raffle tickets for books illustrated by E.B. Lewis. The Expo was held on November 11.
Students in Dr. Alice Villasenor's English Children's Literature class recently visited Cornerstone Manor to read to the children and donate literature. "Maximus," the Medaille College mascot, made a surprise visit, as well. Throughout the semester, Medaille students worked with Dr. Villasenor and Medaille Library Director Andy Yeager to research children's books to add to the collection at Cornerstone.
More than 400 Buffalo State students presented their own research or creative work at the annual Student Research and Creativity Conference held on campus in April 2017. Students from many academic disciplines including art, business, education, science, and technology explained their work using posters or presentations. Students used gallery and performance space to demonstrate work in the performing and visual arts.
More than 500 Buffalo State students presented their own research or creative work at the annual Student Research and Creativity Celebration held on campus in April 2016. Students from many academic disciplines including art, business, education, science, and technology explained their work using posters or presentations. Gallery and performance space was allocated to students in the performing and visual arts.
Students have been named Presidential Scholars for the spring 2017 semester at Clarkson University.
Students have been named Presidential Scholars for the fall 2016 semester at Clarkson University.
Medaille Student Mercedes Sulzbach of Buffalo, NY, Helps Create New Tracking System for Local Nonprofit
Students taking a management information systems course at Medaille College recently worked together to create a new tracking system for the Service Collaborative of WNY, Inc. With approximately 200 AmeriCorps graduates annually, this independent nonprofit organization needed a system to track these members and further engage them in community service. The following Medaille students worked together to create a spreadsheet that streamlines data entry and information retrieval:
Emily Barrett, a junior Mathematics major in the School of Humanities and Sciences, recently completed an internship with the Risk Adjustment Department at Excellus BlueCross BlueShield in Rochester, N.Y.
Nearly 250 SUNY Potsdam students completed internship placements at companies, non-profits or campus departments in Spring 2015. SUNY Potsdam's internship program places students with employers whose interests align with their studies. Each student intern has a faculty sponsor, and earns between 1 and 12 credits toward their degree requirements.
Buffalo State's School of Education features an International Professional Development Schools Consortium. Exceptional and elementary education majors traveled to the Dominican Republic for a hands-on experience with students and parents.