Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Franklin Academy for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Franklin Academy, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing. (see more)
Colleges across the country are recognizing students from Franklin Academy for their on-campus success. Click any achievement to discover alumni from Franklin Academy, view their personalized Merit pages, and learn about what they are accomplishing.
The National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association (NSSLHA) at The College of Saint Rose, Albany, New York, helped raise money for the Albany Medical Center Craniofacial Surgical Team with a "Just Keep Smiling" event on November 18. The Disney-themed fundraiser included an Italian dinner, carnival games, raffles and a presentation from Albany Medical Center's speech pathologist and Jackie Klein, clinical director at Saint Rose. Students Erin McDonald, NSSLHA president; Lee Whelihan, NSSLHA vice president; Kayla Kiernan, NSSLHA secretary; and Jordan Eisel, NSSLHA treasurer, led the event along with their faculty advisors Dr. Deirdre Muldoon and Dr. Dave DeBonis. The event raised more than $750 for three surgeries for children with cleft lip and/or palate.
At Nazareth College, Orientation for new students includes a community service component, the Orientation Day of Service.
The State University of New York at Potsdam has awarded scholarships, grants and awards to 1,071 students for the 2017-18 academic year. These accomplished SUNY Potsdam undergraduate and graduate students were recognized for their achievements with support for their educational experience.
SUNY Oswego has awarded Merit Scholarships to a select group of students who started at the college in fall 2017. The Merit awards are $3,000 over four years. For non-New York state students, the total award can increase to as much as $39,000 in combination with a Destination Oswego scholarship.
SUNY Oswego has named high-performing students to the President's List for spring 2017 for earning grade point averages of 3.80 and above on the 4.00 scale.
Degree-seeking undergraduate students are eligible for Dean's List if their term GPA is greater than or equal to 3.400; they do not have any grades of "Incomplete", "D" or "F"; and they have registered for, and completed, at least 12 credit hours.
The following students are serving as watershed stewards this summer with the Adirondack Watershed Institute, a Paul Smith's College-led initiative to keep lakes, ponds and other waterways free of invasive species:
The State University of New York Athletic Conference has announced that 102 SUNY Potsdam student-athletes competing during 2016-17 academic year have been named to the Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll. The honor roll, previously called the all-academic team, includes players maintaining a minimum 3.3 cumulative grade-point-average.
The Medaille College Athletic Department presented Team First Awards to one student-athlete from each team at the annual Maverick Awards Night Banquet on May 1.
Nearly 140 SUNY Oneonta students presented original research and creative projects at the college's 2017 Student Research and Creative Activity Day on April 12.
SUNY Oswego students served as interns for a wide variety of employers in spring 2017, providing a strong on-the-job learning experience to amplify their coursework.
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.
SUNY Oswego presented scholarships and other awards to more than 100 students at the college's 2016 Honors Convocation. The formal ceremony, complete with a procession of faculty and college officers in full academic regalia, is sponsored each spring at Oswego by Vega, the women's honor society. The audience included faculty, staff, students and students' family members.
The Nazareth College Foreign Languages Department will present GARDENIAS, an original, multilingual play by department faculty member, Dr. Candide Carrasco, that will be performed in English with some French, Spanish, and Italian. The performance is recommended for audience members age 12 and up. GARDENIAS runs Friday, February 26, 2016, at 8 p.m. and Saturday, February 27, at 2:30 p.m., in the Callahan Theater at the Nazareth College Arts Center GARDENIAS features a largely student cast and crew.
The Art Museum at SUNY Potsdam will showcase works by 21 students for Art Attack, the upcoming juried exhibition featuring student works. The annual show will open on Nov. 20 and close on Dec. 6.
The following students are participating in St. Lawrence University's Study Abroad Program for the Spring 2015 semester.
135 SUNY Potsdam students representing more than 50 clubs and organizations took part in the Dr. Millard and Ruth Harmon Student Leader Conference to open the fall semester.