Team UC chooses student Samantha Miller as honorary captain
Award-winning documentary filmmaker, commercial director to speak at UC
Comedy ... it's all in the timing!
Senator Chuck Schumer visited campus on Feb. 19 to pledge his support for UC's Construction Management program and its new facility.
"I promise you today I'm going to do everything I can to get funds for this great program," he said.
Samanta Miller '20 was born with a rare heart defect—but she doesn't allow it to define her. "I define it," she says. She's this year's Honorary Captain in the America's Greatest Heart Run and Walk.
UC Professor and author Paul MacArthur studies Olympic television coverage
The plan calls for three student residence buildings, which will have apartment-style living spaces with four bedrooms each, two full bathrooms, kitchen with dishwasher and a washer and dryer in each unit. The three-story buildings will be located next to the tennis courts, near the Todd and Jennifer Hutton Sports and Recreation Center.
The Winter Olympic Games aren’t just proving ground for the world’s best athletes—they’re the highest level of competition for the officials, too. Jessica Leclerc ’09 is one of only four American women (19 women total) who will be officiating the women’s ice hockey tournament during February's Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.
The Edith Langley Barrett Art Gallery at Utica College is pleased to present “Mona Brody: In the Whisper of Silence,” from Jan. 23 through Feb. 24, featuring 15 recent paintings and an installation of 64 abstract paintings and haiku poems.
UC has many events planned for the next few weeks, celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Two-year grant enables partnership
On Wednesday, Jan. 10, Utica College and the Utica Police Department will stage a full-scale exercise designed to evaluate response procedures in the event of an active shooter scenario.
Provost John Johnsen is pleased to announce academic achievements for the fall 2017 semester.
In response to an unprecedented teacher shortage in New York State, Utica College has created an accelerated Teacher Certification Program that allows aspiring teachers to secure full-time employment in local schools.
Utica College will receive $700,000 toward the construction of a stand-alone 15,000-square foot building on campus to accommodate the rising enrollment in the Construction Management major.
A look at the five student companies competing for startup success (and real cash) in tonight's Entrepreneurial Media final presentation.
Political Honor Society Fall Speaker Series Event
Daemen College Professor Serife Tekin to discuss classification of grief
Doris and Walter Miga were UC basketball's most loyal supporters. Today, their sons are honoring their legacy with an exciting new project in Clark Athletic Center.
Utica College welcomes the opportunity to recognize local veterans with its annual Veterans Tribute Concert
It is with deep sadness that we share the passing of Ray Simon, professor emeritus of public relations and journalism, on Nov. 7, 2017. He was 102.
This Friday is a perfect time to learn more about UC ... majors, minors, sports, clubs and more.
Michael McConnell to speak on "Cybersecurity in a Dangerous World"
New, targeted major joins UC's suite of criminal justice programs
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and the Young Scholars will host a special event to benefit the YWCA
“At bigger schools, undergrads are lucky to wash dishes in a research lab. At UC, I got to own my own project as a sophomore. I couldn’t have asked for a better experience.”
“Students spend a good amount of time here, and a nicer, updated space makes for a better student experience,” said Damien Boehlert, campus dining services general manager.
For the third straight year, Utica College has received a record number of freshman applications for undergraduate admission.
Empirical literature on diversity points in opposite directions
Poet, writer and MFA professor Eduardo Corral to read from his works at UC Monday evening
The Erie Canal has played a vital role in our state's history
Events for everyone, including a professional conference, celebration of the life of Emeritus Professor Eugene Nassar, 25-plus year reunion, football, water polo, Varick Street Pub Trail, Alumni Awards breakfast and so much more!
Dr. Eugene Nassar, professor emeritus of English at Utica College, founded the college's Ethnic Heritage Studies Center and touched the lives of many
Keynote speaker Charlie Kingdollar to discuss emerging issues in the insurance industry
Led by physics professor Joseph Ribaudo, UC students are analyzing data from the world's most advanced radio telescope to answer fundamental questions about how galaxies form and evolve.
Dr. Sharon Kanfoush's groundbreaking work on climate change contributes to a growing body of research predicting more climate-related population displacements around the globe—some of which are already underway.
UC Professor of Physical Therapy Thomas Crist is helping to fill in some pretty large gaps in our understanding of the African diaspora – the often-forced migration of African people to other areas of the world. During a recent trip to Romania, he uncovered the first documented evidence of the African diaspora in the Balkans or Southeastern Europe.
In 2012, Jennifer Blanchard quit her corporate job to pursue her dream of writing fiction. Today, she's written more than 10 books and is inspiring other would-be novelists through her popular writing blog.
“I’m on a mission to empower writers, authors and creators to go after their writing dreams and live the life they’ve always imagined.”
Utica native and journalist Jim Asher ’70 has spent the majority of his decades-long career uncovering injustice for America’s most respected newspapers. After working on the groundbreaking Panama Papers series, which won a Pulitzer in spring 2017, Asher left a high-powered job as Washington Bureau Chief for McClatchy Newspapers to join a fledgling startup on a mission to change the world.
SucSeed, a nutrition app developed by three UC students, is getting real attention from investors. How Prof. Brett Orzechowski’s Entrepreneurial Media course turned Emily Coope ’17, Becky Vennero ’18, and Adam Westbrook ’20 into budding business moguls.
English major Alison Brown ‘17 has always been inspired by William Shakespeare’s work. But while researching his classic comedy The Tempest, she discovered how one of her own ancestors might have inspired the playwright himself.
“Throughout Dr. Casamento’s remarkable life journey, she has always remained true to the priorities and values that make a community stronger,” Senator Griffo said. “Her leadership at Utica College has not only helped make the college an exceptional institution, but her clear vision has also paved the way for greater opportunity among our youth."
Allard, associate professor of nursing at Utica College, has been preparing students for the nursing licensure exam for decades. But in 2014, Allard embarked on a unique effort to share her methods with future nurses in Saudi Arabia.
The world of financial crime is moving faster than ever. In UC's Fraud and Financial Crime Investigation program, Parker Smith '17 learned the skills to take on today's sophisticated economic criminals—and land a job in a top bank's financial intelligence unit.
Todd Hutton once dreamed of becoming a dentist. As a young man, he favored long hair, sandals, and “garish green” neckties. He twice disguised himself as a member of UC’s football team and made it all the way through practice without being discovered. This summer, he’s planning to jump out of a plane.
Revelations like these were many in our candid—and sometimes emotional—conversation with President Todd Hutton. Reflecting on the past 18 years, Hutton opened up about his unlikely path to the presidency and the place he’ll “always call home.”
Neighborhoods in Utica have some of the highest rates of lead poisoning in the state. Lana Nitti ’17 is working to raise awareness in a way that involves—and inspires—local kids.
With more 50 submissions and 70 student participants, this year’s Student Research Day was the biggest yet, and highlighted research in topics ranging from brain imagery to British literature.
The latest CSI spinoff, a cybercrime-themed version appropriately titled CSI: Cyber, starring Patricia Arquette (above), premiered March 4 on CBS. How realistic was the episode’s plot (which involved a malware-infested baby cam and a social network called “FriendAgenda”)?