SUNY Canton Unveils $1.2 Million in New Scholarships for the 2024-25 Academic Year
The SUNY Canton Scholars program seeks to recruit students into high-needs employment fields and add to the overall value of attending college. SUNY Canton has increased the amount of scholarship funding available from the college by $1.2 million through its new SUNY Canton Scholars program.
Forbes Names SUNY Canton’s Emergency Management Among Best Online Programs
SUNY Canton’s online Emergency Management bachelor’s degree has been selected as one of the best in the country by Forbes Advisor. The 2023 list, which was published Nov. 13, placed SUNY Canton at the top of the 10 colleges that made the rankings. It was the only college in New York to appear on the list.
SUNY Canton Students Cement Second Place in American Concrete Institute Competition
SUNY Canton made a remarkable showing at the recent American Concrete Institute (ACI) Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites Competition, taking home a second-place national finish, and securing eighth place internationally.
SUNY Canton Native Student Explores Mohawk Names During Presidential Internship
A SUNY Canton student's new project will help decipher the etymology of Native names and help connect students and faculty with the Mohawk language. "My name is Tsiawentonnih [phonetically Jaw-one-due-nee] Elizabeth George," she said. "It means she brings a new day. I'm the only person in the world with this name."
SUNY Canton Recognizes Scholarship Recipients in Fall 2023
More than 300 SUNY Canton students received Canton College Foundation scholarships during the fall 2023 semester. Many of those recipients met with the patrons who created their scholarships during last month’s scholarship luncheon, according to Vice President for Advancement Tracey L. Thompson.
Assistance Available to Start Your Own Home-based Child Care Business
“If you’re thinking about becoming a home-based child care provider, this is the way to go.” As Rebecca Peck explains it, the opportunity to participate in the St. Lawrence County Family Child Care Training Program was the answer to making a dream true.
SUNY Canton Graphic and Multimedia Design Professor Opens Painting Exhibition, Oct. 26
A SUNY Canton professor’s paintings come to life through the vibrant fall colors in the Adirondack Mountains. Matthew J. Burnett, who teaches in the Graphic and Multimedia Design program, is displaying a sizeable collection of his work on campus during his “Northern Light” exhibition.
Sports Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, and Health and Fitness Promotions Programs Host Special Olympics Fall Classic
Recently, forty-six Special Olympians visited SUNY Canton for the Special Olympics North Country Fall Classic. The SUNY Canton Sports Management, Physical Therapist Assistant, and Health and Fitness Promotions programs hosted the September 24 event.
Nancy and Don Auster Memorial Dedication and Walk/Run Scheduled for Sept. 30
The SUNY Canton College Foundation, Inc., will be hosting a special event to celebrate the life of Canton residents Distinguished Professor Emeritus Nancy R. Auster and her husband, Donald, a St. Lawrence University faculty member, at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 30.
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SUNY Canton Named Among Top 10 Most Pet-Friendly Colleges by University Magazine
University Magazine has selected SUNY Canton as one of the most pet-friendly colleges in the U.S. for 2023. Citing the long-standing pet-friendly housing option called the Pet Wing and newly created Dog Floor, the Canadian publication placed the college on its top 10 list with other renowned universities such as MIT and the University of Illinois.
Men’s Hockey to Join SUNYAC as Associate Member; NEWHL Women’s Hockey to Become SUNYAC in 2023-24
The SUNY Canton men's hockey program is set to join the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) as an associate member in the 2024-25 season, as announced by the SUNYAC league office on Friday, May 12th.
SUNY Canton Students Build Second Best Bridge in Regional Competition
A team of SUNY Canton students have earned a spot in the 2023 American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) National Student Steel Bridge Competition following an outstanding showing at the Upstate New York – Canada regionals.
SUNY Canton Helps Meet Demand for Area Nurses
More than 80 new nurses are expected to graduate from SUNY Canton this year. About half of the students who are completing their studies plan on remaining in the north country region, which will help offset the area's critical need for qualified healthcare professionals.
SUNY Canton Presents Advanced Learning Opportunities at ‘Micro Course Monday’ Events
Originally designed as an extension of the college’s Microcredential initiative, Micro Course Mondays are attracting a following among students, faculty and staff members. Topics presented by on-campus experts have included mindful and intentional living, active shooter response, and how to build a resume for today’s job market.
Early Childhood Faculty Member Selected for SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professorship
The State University of New York has selected SUNY Canton Professor Maureen P. Maiocco, Ed.D., for induction into the Distinguished Academy. Maiocco received the title of Distinguished Teaching Professor, signifying her as the highest-ranking faculty member at the college.