SUNY, Crane School of Music Recognize Jazz Legend Wynton Marsalis with Honorary Doctor of Music Degree
The State University of New York, through SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music, is proud to announce that SUNY officials will award jazz legend Wynton Marsalis with an Honorary Doctor of Music degree in an upcoming New York City ceremony. SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher, who oversees all 64 campuses in the nation's largest comprehensive system of public higher education, will confer the honorary doctorate alongside SUNY Board of Trustees Chairman Carl T. Hayden on Dec. 10.
Bears handle Fighting Saints, 74-59
The SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team defeated the College of St. Joseph (Vt.) 74-59 in the first round of the North Country Invitational at Clarkson University. Forward Anthony Williams (Long Island, N.Y./Upper Room Christian Academy) recorded a double-double for the Bears with a game-high 16 points and 12 rebounds. Sophomore guard Joshua Lambert (Brooklyn, N.Y./East New York Transit Tech) also contributed 12 points for Potsdam. (Read more)
Creative Spirit Hosts 5 Bands for Katya Greer Scholarship Benefit
The Creative Spirit Art Center hosted an event featuring five local bands to benefit the Katya Czerepak Greer Memorial Scholarship for art education students at SUNY Potsdam. (Read more)
SUNY Potsdam Hosts 'Be the Match' Bone Marrow Registry Drive
SUNY Potsdam hosted a donor drive for "Be the Match," the National Marrow Donor Program's registry on Thursday, Nov. 11 in the College's Barrington Student Union Fireside Lounge. (Read more)
SUNY Potsdam Announces 2011 Walker Research Fellowships
The Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at SUNY Potsdam is pleased to announce the continuation of the T. Urling and Mabel Walker Research Fellowship Program for 2011. (Read more)
O'Neill named SUNYAC Goalie of the Week
Potsdam, N.Y. - The State University of New York Athletic Conference has named SUNY Potsdam junior hockey player Trevor O'Neill (Bobcaygeon, ONT/Stouffville Spirit) the Goalie of the Week. (Read more)
Conophy named to ECAC West Honor Roll
Potsdam, N.Y. - The Eastern College Athletic Conference has named SUNY Potsdam sophomore hockey player Jen Conophy (Glenmont, N.Y./Albany Ice Cats) to the ECAC West Honor Roll.
Crane 'Rumba & Romance' Concert Combines Art with Latin Music
Sounds and images of salsa swirled together on November 20th as the Crane Latin Ensemble and visual artist Amy Swartelé returned for a collaborative performance in Sara M. Snell Music Theatre at SUNY Potsdam. (Read more)
Crane Saxophone Ensembles Present Afternoon Fall Concert
The three Crane Saxophone Ensembles presented a group fall concert at 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 19 in Sara M. Snell Music Theatre on the SUNY Potsdam campus. The ensembles, which consisted of the classic grouping of soprano, alto, tenor and baritone saxophone, each performed several prepared works. (Read more)
Strings Rule the Stage in Crane Guitar & Harp Ensemble Concert
The sweet sounds of strings filled the stage at a joint recital for the Crane Guitar Ensemble and Crane Harp Ensemble at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 19 in Sara M. Snell Music Theatre at SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music.