Miner Institute, Environmental Science Celebrate
40-Year Collaboration

As an environmental science major, Joe Thouin ’04 had what you might call a Miner obsession.

Now an environmental analyst with the Lake George Park Commission, Thouin spoke about that obsession at the 40th-anniversary celebration of the Applied Environmental Science Program at the W.H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute in Chazy this December. Read more.

View complete or alumni event listings.

  • Gibson Brothers
    Bluegrass for the Next Generation Concert
    Nov. 16
    E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall
  • Night of Nations
    Nov. 23
    E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall
  • Reception for Alumni in Legal Professions
    Dec. 2
    SUNY Plaza, Albany, N.Y.
  • Winter Jazz Concert
    Dec. 7
    E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall
  • Soulful Christmas
    Gospel Choir Concert
    Dec. 8
    E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium, Hawkins Hall
  • Commencement Receptions
    Dec. 13
    Main and Queensbury Campuses
  • Culinary Institute of America Tour and Dinner
    Hyde Park, N.Y.
  • Albany Networking Night
    Jan. 9
    6-8 p.m.
    SUNY Plaza, Albany, N.Y.
  • New York City Networking Night
    Jan. 23
    6-8 p.m.
    SUNY Global Center, New York City
  • Plattsburgh Networking Night
    Jan. 30
    6-8 p.m.
    Warren Ballrooms, Angell College Center

  • July 10-13, 2014

Life on the Edge: Fear and Loathing in the Eastern Subarctic Archaic Period

An essay by Dr. Christopher Wolff.

The Maritime Archaic people who lived roughly 3,200 to 8,000 years ago in the Canadian Eastern Subarctic were living on the edge: the edge of inhabitable landscapes as the glaciers retreated; the borders of the earth as it disappeared into the cold North Atlantic waters; and the outer limits of human population on the North American continent.

In the early part of their occupation of the coasts of Labrador, there were no other people to their north or east; they were on the border of the known world and were voyagers into that unknown. Read more.

Managing Your Brand During the Job Search: Tips from the Career Development Center

Today’s tight job market calls for a new approach. Now, more than ever, prospective employees have to be savvy in building skills and reputation.

Here are five P’s to help you with that process. Read more.

Making Waves:
Fishing Team Earns National Ranking

The college’s fishing team proved its prowess this past July, when student anglers Brendan Bolis and John McDougall took the $5,000 top prize in the FLW College Fishing Northern Conference qualifier on Lake Champlain.

Now, the team is gearing up for the national college tournament in Arkansas in April. Read more.


Excerpts from ‘Reverence Unleashed’

Me and Charlie,
we could bend a spoon with one note …

Dr. Gretna Wilkinson came to SUNY Plattsburgh in 2011 to read from her works at the college’s annual Black Poetry Day. Read more.

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