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Pickup online orders from the bookstore in Decker 201 on the following dates
January 15, 2018, 3:37 pm | Source
Online orders placed at the SUNY Broome Shop from Friday, Jan. 19, through Friday, Feb. 9, will be available for pick-up in Decker 201 beginning Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. Decker 201 hours will reflect the SUNY Broome Shop hours. Please visit for the most current operating hours. Decker 201 Hours: Monday, Jan. 22 – Friday, Jan. 26: 9 a.m. […]

The Monday Poem: ‘Our Other Sister’ by Jeffrey Harrison
January 15, 2018, 3:14 am | Source
The Monday Poem is brought to you by Professor Jim Gormley of the English Department. Enjoy! Our Other Sister The cruelest thing I did to my younger sister wasn't shooting a homemade blowdart into her knee, where it dangled for a breathless second before dropping off, but telling her we had another, older sister who'd […]

From refugee to graduate: SUNY Broome couple navigate a new country, a new culture and a new future
January 12, 2018, 9:20 pm | Source
Excelling in the classroom takes dedication and drive – the willingness to push through challenging moments when time and sleep are scarce, and the work seems as daunting as a mountain trek. But there comes a moment near the peak – graduation – when the vista unfolds before you. You see how far you have […]

Access to Mechanical Building limited until Jan. 15
January 12, 2018, 8:20 pm | Source
Please note: Access to the Mechanical Building from 3:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, to 6:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 15, will be limited to specific contractors.  

Learn about green energy and make a real difference with Clean Energy Systems Design
January 12, 2018, 7:26 pm | Source
Wind, solar, geothermal: Learn all about green energy this spring and make a real difference with EGR 292: Clean Energy Systems Design! This 2-credit special topics class is open to all students, and meets from 2 to 3:45 p.m. on Mondays. It’s an ideal class for students interested in learning about clean energy technologies and how they […]

Entrepreneurs to graduate from SUNY Broome’s EAP program
January 12, 2018, 5:04 pm | Source
EAP Business Plan competition winners to be announced Join us on Jan. 22, 2018, as 16 small business entrepreneurs graduate from SUNY Broome’s Entrepreneurial Assistance Program (EAP). During the event, prize money will be awarded for the first, second and third place winners in the EAP Business Plan competition. The event will take place in […]

Your Voice Matters for Faculty and Staff on Feb. 27
January 12, 2018, 4:50 pm | Source
Join us for the faculty and staff edition of Your Voice Matters from 11 a.m. to noon Feb. 27 in D-201. This is a forum for faculty and staff to express concerns and make suggestions about major issues that affect our campus. There will also be the option for participants to submit their concerns anonymously […]

From the Desk of Dr. Drumm: Spring Faculty/Staff Assembly on Jan. 25
January 12, 2018, 3:23 pm | Source
Hard to believe that my 9th year with you is fast approaching. I hope the winter break provided you an opportunity for some rest and also some fun time with your family and friends. As I hope you do, I look forward to our Faculty/Staff Assembly scheduled for Thursday, January 25. We have few occasions […]

Upcoming Webinar: Finding Jobs/Internship with the New York Business Leadership Network
January 11, 2018, 9:19 pm | Source
Join the staff from the ALCC for a free webinar – “Finding Jobs/Internship with the New York Business Leadership Network” – and be part of a meaningful conversation regarding opportunities for students with disabilities seeking internships and future employment. “Our Ability Alliance is the parent organization for the New York Business Leadership Network which collaborates with employers […]

Jan. 18 Public Voice: What should local and state legislative priorities be in 2018?
January 11, 2018, 4:55 pm | Source
Join SUNY Broome’s Center for Civic Engagement, its History, Philosophy and Social Sciences Department, and the Student Assembly for another edition of the Public Voice from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 18 in Decker Health Sciences Building Room 201. The First Amendment lists five key freedoms, and among them are the right of a free […]

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