SUNY Potsdam Celebrates Class of 2022 at Commencement
POTSDAM, NY (05/21/2022) The State University of New York at Potsdam honored the Class of 2022 with a Commencement to remember—a picture-perfect, sunshine-filled ceremony with nearly 5,000 guests, in the College’s Academic Quad.
Theatre, Art, Music, Storytelling and Fun for All Ages: LoKo Arts Festival Returns to SUNY Potsdam
POTSDAM, NY (04/12/2022) SUNY Potsdam is thrilled to bring together campus and community for the College's biggest boldest celebration of creativity yet -- the tenth annual LoKo Arts Festival, running from April 21 to May 1. All of the 50+ free events will be live and in-person again for the 2022 LoKo Arts Festival, with many hands-on activities and a range of offerings for guests of all ages and interests.
SUNY Potsdam Dedicates First Campus Wind Turbine
In a fitting celebration of National Sustainability Day, SUNY Potsdam officially dedicated the campus’s first wind turbine today in a collegial celebration, along with local leaders and partners from Clarkson University. SUNY Potsdam’s new 3.5 kilowatt turbine is locally produced by Ducted Wind Turbines. Leaders from both campuses were on hand to help flip the switch to test out the blades in the breeze, following a ceremony at the turbine site, located on Outer Main Street.
SUNY Potsdam Broadens Access for Working & Aspiring Educators with Fully Online Degree Option for Literacy Master’s Program
Working and aspiring educators just got a more flexible path to completing their graduate studies, as SUNY Potsdam announces a new fully online option for its Master of Science in Education degree program in literacy. Dedicated faculty developed the new virtual degree option in response to demand from past and present graduate students and recent alumni.
SUNY Potsdam Announces New Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Art Education
SUNY Potsdam is proud to announce its new Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program in art education, leading to New York State teaching certification for Prekindergarten to Grade 12. The rigorous BFA program will prepare students for creative and fulfilling careers in art education.
SUNY Potsdam & Westchester Community College Sign Transfer Agreement for Students Pursuing Degrees in Environmental Studies or Exercise Science
SUNY Potsdam and Westchester Community College have signed a new transfer agreement enabling WCC students who have earned either an Associate in Science (AS) degree in environmental studies or in health and human performance, to pursue their Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in environmental studies or their Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in exercise science, respectively, at Potsdam.
SUNY Potsdam Begins Construction on HEARTH, a Heritage-Based Laboratory for Campus & Community
Master carpenters have been hard at work this week raising posts and trusses using the traditional timber framing method at a new donor-funded facility at SUNY Potsdam. Once completed, the SUNY Potsdam Handcrafted Experiential Archaeological Research and Teaching Hub (HEARTH) will be a heritage-based living laboratory designed for use by both campus and community, dedicated to teaching traditional skills in hands-on workshops.
SUNY Potsdam and New York Chiropractic College Announce Articulated Program Agreements
SUNY Potsdam and New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) are pleased to announce a new educational partnership. Together, the institutions have established four new articulated program agreements to provide seamless pathways for students at SUNY Potsdam to secure their admission into NYCC's in-demand healthcare programs.
Three SUNY Potsdam Students Honored with Chancellor’s Awards
Three outstanding SUNY Potsdam seniors were recently among those honored with the 2021 Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. Chancellor Jim Malatras presented the awards in a virtual ceremony. The SUNY Potsdam recipients included Jennifer Darlak ’21, Haven Gotham ’21 and Monica Mack ’21.
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