SUNY Geneseo Track And Field Continues Breaking Records

GENESEO – The SUNY Geneseo Track and Field team had a busy weekend. The team sent crews to SUNY Cortland, and Princeton, to compete. Each meet turned in outstanding performances. "Princeton went very well" said Assistant Coach Dan Moore. "Cortland went extremely well and the athletes continued to make remarkable progress. The team is rounding into form just when they need to as the conference championship is in two … [Read more...]

Geneseo’s First Sunset Music Fest to Strike Community Chord

GENESEO – A few remarkable SUNY Geneseo students have whipped up a music festival that booked a Buffalo radio host. The first ever Geneseo Sunset Music Festival on May 6 will be a charitable all-day show to benefit Teresa House in the Village. Nine acts and counting are currently booked, including Ponder the Giraffe, the in-demand band around town composed entirely of members of the class of 2017, who will act as hosts of the event. The show … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo’s Entrepreneurs Venture to Final Round of Competition

GENESEO – Student teams from SUNY Geneseo’s VentureWorks entrepreneurship program are advancing to the NYS Business Plan Competition in Albany April 28. According to a press release from SUNY Geneseo, four of Geneseo’s five teams were named finalists and the fifth an alternate in the recent semi-final round competition at RIT. Voludus (haptic feedback game controller) advanced in the Advanced Tech track; Budamundi Lifestyle (ancient grain … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Track and Field Turns In Stellar Performances At Brockport

BROCKPORT –SUNY Geneseo Track and Field sent a crew to Brockport Friday afternoon for the Brockport Track and Field Invitational. The team turned in some excellent performances, smashing school records, and taking home some wins at the Golden Eagles’ turf. The duo of Alexa Wandy and Camille Wutz continued their streak. "The meet was outstanding for those two," said Head Coach Chris Popovici. "Their motivation and drive to improve has never … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Track and Field Stuns Record Books At Bucknell

BUCKNELL PA — The SUNY Geneseo Track and Field team turned in some stellar performances at Bucknell University this weekend, with many individuals securing SUNYAC and ECAC qualifying times. The meet featured athletes from other divisions, giving Geneseo a chance to test themselves against a different field. "The meet went really well," said Assistant Coach Dan Moore. "Isaac broke his own record in the 1500m last night, and Marissa Cossaro … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Track and Field Post Top Marks At Nazareth

NAZARETH, NY – The SUNY Geneseo Track and Field Team competed well at Nazareth Sunday morning. The meet, which was moved from Saturday due to weather, proved to be another successful outing for the Knights in their early season endeavors. The Knights started off strong, with Freshman Justin Hoelzl taking second in the Men’s 3000 meter Steeplechase. Freshman Jackson Tate took the win in the Men’s 5000 meter run in a time of 15:38.30. On … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo President Cautiously Applauds ‘Historic’ Free Tuition

GENESEO – SUNY Geneseo President Denise Battles released a statement to students and staff applauding Governor Cuomo and the legislature for their commitment to ensuring New Yorkers college degrees but explaining that the requirements will very likely increase students' demand for credit hours. Battles said that the now passed Excelsior Scholarship Program, designed to provide free college to students without access to more than $100,000 for … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Walks Out of the Darkness to Prevent Suicide

GENESEO — The SUNY Geneseo student body will again join the annual Out of the Darkness Walk to Prevent Suicide, for which walkers are encouraged to sign up online, create teams, and seek out sponsors. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12th leading cause of death overall in New York, with one person dying by suicide every 5 hours statewide. According to New York State Department of Health, Livingston … [Read more...]

WATCH: SUNY Geneseo Library Staffer Slaps Student’s Camera

GENESEO – A SUNY Geneseo student posted a video to the internet of a college library employee striking his camera after he tried to use a library room to record a debate between himself and two other students. On March 29, Joe Blasioli posted the above video to LiveLeak.com, which is dedicated to the 'citizen journalism' of ameteur video, especially in war zones and world politics. He accompanied the video with the following message: "A … [Read more...]

Sexual Assault Activist Jackson Katz to Speak at SUNY Geneseo

GENESEO — SUNY Geneseo plans to host educator, author, and activist Jackson Katz, PhD. in an event called 'Taking It Personally: Why Gender Violence is an Issue for All of Us.' According to a press release from Chances and Changes Domestic Violence Program, Jackson Katz is an internationally renowned activist, as well as a co-founder of Mentors in Violence Prevention, one of the longest-running and most influential sexual assault and … [Read more...]