Alumni: 78,000   Students: 18,000

Do you know a SUNY Empire alumnus/a who goes above and beyond? Nominations are now live for our inaugural Alumni Awards Program. Check out the three categories and submit your nominations today.

Welcome Alumni and Students! We invite all of our 96,000 alumni and students to come visit Alumni House in beautiful downtown Saratoga Springs.

The Pay It Forward Initiative promoting collegewide philanthropy has officially launched! Check us out on Facebook for all upcoming activities.

Veteran and scholarship recipient Mark Maiellaro ’16 celebrates with his family at our 44th Commencement Exercises.

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“My Color is Beautiful” exhibit celebrates Black History Month

“My Color is Beautiful” exhibit celebrates Black History Month
In celebration of Black History month, SUNY Empire presents “My Color is Beautiful,” an exhibit of works by students and alumni. The exhibit was designed to reflect on quotes written by blacks in history. The exhibition will be on display at SUNY Empire’s Brooklyn location through March 30, Monday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m., or by appointment at 718-907-5740. Admission is free.

Alumni Spotlight: Kenneth Petrie-Tubbs ’05

Alumni Spotlight: Kenneth Petrie-Tubbs ’05
Petrie-Tubbs has been elected to the SUNY Adirondack Foundation board of directors for a three-year term. Petrie-Tubbs, a native of Hadley, earned his bachelor’s degree from Empire State College and is second vice president for operations at Travelers Insurance in Glens Falls, NY. He will serve an initial term through June 30, 2019.

Meet Our Alumni

Janet Simmons ’15
Program Asst.
The Bridge

Why do you give back to Empire State College?
My way of giving back to Empire State College is recommending the college to every new and returning student I meet. I enjoy sharing my truly memorable experience of attending Empire State College. This college is invested each students academic success.

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Upcoming Events

Panel Event with guest Speaker John Jastremski of WFAN
Date: March 01, 2017
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Metro Location
City: New York
Please join the Sports Industry Club and The Staten Island Sports Club for a Panel event featuring on-air personality John Jastremski of WFAN. He will discuss the ins and outs of being a sports broadcaster. He will also talk about his time at WFAN and how he became an on air personality for WFAN.
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Annual Student/Alumni Party at the Buffalo Botanical Gardens
Date: March 04, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Buffalo Botanical Gardens
City: Buffalo
You and your guests are cordially invited to join fellow students, alumni and staff at our annual party at the Buffalo Botanical Gardens!
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Wrestling (WWE) at Madison Square Garden
Date: March 12, 2017
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Madison Square Garden
City: New York
Please join our ESC Sports Industry Club and ESC Staten Island Sports Club for an exciting evening of networking and World Wrestling Entertainment. We invite you to join us for a networking "meet and chat" prior to the event at 2pm. please meet at MSG main entrance.
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8th Annual 2017 Platinum Pias Community Awards Show for Artists
Date: March 20, 2017
Time: 6:30pm
Location: DCTV Community Media Center
City: New York
Please join the ESC Music Industry Club and the ESC Society for Entrepreneurship at the Platinum Pias Community Awards Show,for Artists-who "Make A Difference." This New York City community event is organized by ESC Alumnus Yianni Stamas'14 of Light, Camera, Read.
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