A Syracuse teen headed to Alfred University this fall was interviewed on national television with President Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, about his participation in a high school program that helps prepare students for careers in manufacturing and engineering.
Alfred University sponsors workshop on architectural applications of terra cotta
Alfred University is a sponsor of a four-day workshop next month in Buffalo that will discuss terra cotta and its use in architectural design. Alfred University’s Anne Currier, sculptor and professor emerita of ceramic art, and William Carty, John F. McMahon Professor and Chair of Ceramic Engineering, are among those who will speak at the Architectural Ceramic Assemblies Workshop, Aug. 13-16.
Long Island teen takes top honors in MostArts Young Pianist Competition
Christopher Zandieh, a 13-year-old eight-grader at South Woods Middle School in Syosset, NY, won first prize in the 2018 Young Pianist Competition at Alfred University’s MostArts Festival.
Alfred University-NYC programs graduate speaks at SEIU training fund recognition ceremony
Service Employees International Union (SEIU) 1199 recently held a ceremony celebrating the achievements of its members, made possible through SEIU’s Training and Employment Funds (TEF). One of the noted speakers at the event honoring TEF graduates was Garfield Thomas, who in June received a master’s degree from Alfred University through its New York City-based programs.