Pearl Harbor Day Touches Navy Vet at National Warplane Museum

GENESEO – On Dec. 7, 1941, a clear, tropical winter morning in Honolulu, Hawaii, young American sailors woke to the dull hum of foreign airplanes. Hundreds of fighters, bombers and torpedo planes with the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service descended on the harbor, raining thousands of bombs and torpedoes on non-combatant American ships and planes. Loss of life was extremely high. The next day, President Franklin Roosevelt declared war on … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo President Battles Hosts Well-Attended Community Breakfast

GENESEO — SUNY Geneseo President Denise Battles hosted a College/Community Council Breakfast on Thursday at the Big Tree Inn, inviting college and community leaders to gather for discussion. The event focused on the college's high accolades for student volunteerism, the tremendous impact the college has on the community, and the college's continued appearance on the President's 2015 Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. “Geneseo’s … [Read more...]