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SUNY Brockport Introducing Three New Academic Programs

The college will field three new interdisciplinary programs in the Fall 2021 semester, including a community justice major that is the first of its kind in the nation.

Academic News,Philanthropy,Student News

Betsy Balzano Scholars Established from $619K Estate Gift

The Betsy Balzano Scholars fund will assist up to 12 students annually with non-tuitional education expenses, after Dr. Betsy Balzano left an estate gift of $619,000 to the Brockport Foundation.

Academic News,Student News

COVID-19 Stories of Resilience: Curated by ENG 112

Students recount and reflect on interviews with people they know who were profoundly affected by the pandemic.

Academic News,Alumni Updates,Student News

Alum Served as Nurse to the First Family

A career in the Army Nurse Corps has stationed Racheal Wood ’05 around the world, including the White House Medical Unit.

Academic News,Student News

Put Your Money Where Your Math Is

Integration Bee provides opportunity to compete with other students to win cash.

Academic News,Student News

Student Uses Skills in Hopes of Reducing Hate on Social Media

Honors and Computer Science student Matthew Morgan is working on bettering machine learning and artificial intelligence models to identify anti-Chinese hate comments.

Academic News,Student News

Summer Must-Read Roundup: Books by Brockport

Hundreds of faculty members, emeriti, and alumni are published authors. Browse some summer reading material written by Brockport’s own.

Academic News,Diversity,Philanthropy,Student News

More Than Just a Room

The Joey Jackson Intercultural Center has provided a much-needed space for BIPOC students, while encouraging the celebration of culture and exploration of history.

Academic News,Student News

89.1 The Point Wins National Award for 2020 Election Coverage that Overcame Chaos

Alums Shay Gauthier, Derick Abbey, Ben Blakely, and senior Matt Delaney reflect on a chaotic election night and their award-winning coverage.

Academic News,Student News

Graduating Student Leaders Earn Top Honors

Meet the Class of 2021 graduates who have been honored with the college’s most prestigious student awards.