Photo of Meg Griswold and friends emjoying a beach on the west coast of Ireland.

Ireland, Plattsburgh and the Path Home

Meg Griswold ’12 found a real “home away from home” in SUNY Plattsburgh. Then she found another one.

“Often, students ask how they could possibly know how to choose the right university at only 18 years old. My answer to that? You will just know. The day I drove five hours to tour SUNY Plattsburgh’s campus was cold and windy, but after my tour, I just knew.” Read more.

View complete or alumni event listings.

  • Alumni Tour and Dinner
    Dec. 5
    5 p.m.
    Culinary Institute of America
  • Presidents Gala
    Dec. 5
    6 p.m.
    Angell College Center
  • Jazz Ensemble Concert
    Dec. 5
    7:30 p.m.
    E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium
  • “Messiah”
    Dec. 6
    7:30 p.m.
    Strand Theater
    23 Brinkerhoff St.
  • Soulful Christmas 2014
    Dec. 7
    4 p.m.
    E. Glenn Giltz Auditorium
  • Docent Tea
    Dec. 11
    Angell College Center
    Olive Mason Flynt House
    134 Court St.
  • Winter Commencement
    Dec. 13
    10 a.m.
    Field House Gymnasium
  • Alumni Networking Event
    Dec. 18
    Platt Park Brewing Co.
    Denver, Colo.
  • Alumni Networking Event
    Jan. 6
    5:30 p.m.
    SUNY Global Center
    116 East 55th St.
    New York, N.Y.

Photo of Don Clermont in Geneva, Switzerland

Development Corp. Scholarship Tres Bon for Undergrad

For SUNY Plattsburgh student Donald Clermont, the $5,000 The Development Corporation scholarship he received allowed him to stay on track for pre-med studies.

The Albany native, who majors in French with a Quebec studies minor, will graduate in May and hopes to study medicine at McGill University in Montreal. Read more.

Photo of students participating in the Adopt-a-Highway program

A Culture of Service and Volunteerism

The SUNY Plattsburgh Center for Student Involvement facilitates student volunteerism and community service throughout the year. Project HELP, Adopt-a-Friend, National Make-a-Difference Day and the Presidents Gala are just some of the vehicles used to create a positive change on campus and in the community.Read more.

Photo of SUNY Plattsburgh emplyees being honored for the longevity of their service to the college

SUNY Plattsburgh Honors Employee Service

SUNY Plattsburgh lauded 33 faculty and staff members for their service of 20 years or more (in five-year increments) to the college at its annual Longevity Luncheon Dec. 1 in the Cardinal Lounge, Angell College Center. Honorees were feted to lunch with a gift from the college to thank them for their years of dedication to the college. Read more.


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Aubrey Bresett '01
Director of Advancement Communications
Phone: (518) 564-3095

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