SUNY Geneseo Cross Country Battles Best in the Nation at NCAA D3 Nationals

ELSAH, ILL – The SUNY Geneseo Cross Country Teams competed at the NCAA Division 3 National Championship race this weekend, turning in impressive performances on both sides. The teams battled the best in the nation, the Men coming out with an 11th place finish, the Women 6th. The Men's team was up first, with Issac Garcia-Cassani leading the Knights with a sixth place finish overall. He was followed by Connor Pulvidente in 62nd. The Top 5 … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Cross Country Sweeps Regional Meet

HOUGHTON – The SUNY Geneseo Cross Country teams competed at the NCAA DIII Atlantic Regional Meet this weekend, which took place at the Houghton Field of Dreams. Both teams came away with the win, and set themselves up nicely for the National Championship race next weekend. "The mission was to do what we have been doing all season" said Head Coach Dan Moore. "Execute and perform were the instructions. Both teams are set up to do well at the … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Cross Country Teams Win SUNYACS

POTSDAM – The SUNY Geneseo Cross Country teams dominated the SUNYAC meet this weekend held at SUNY Potsdam. The teams showed their grit over the brutal course, striding away with first place finishes for both the Men, and the Women. "The teams performed exceptionally well," said Head Coach Dan Moore. "The strategy was to go out slow, and move up the race throughout. Both teams had a dominating performance with three in the top five for the … [Read more...]

‘SUNY Geneseo Champions’ Give $500K to College

GENESEO – A couple of graduates from SUNY Geneseo gave a $500,000 gift to the College 'in support of several initiatives within the college’s strategic plan that enhance the quality of the educational experience students receive at Geneseo.' According to a press release from SUNY Geneseo, the gift from Kevin Gavagan (1975) and Nancy Gavagan (1976) will provide endowments for three areas of the college: a $100,000 scholarship fund for incoming … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo President: We are Taking Student Concerns Very Seriously

GENESEO – Following student outrage at a sociology professor's comments about transgender people, SUNY Geneseo President Denise Battles said in an email to students that the College is taking student concerns very seriously. Battles' email is as follows: A situation that took place in a sociology classroom earlier this week has been brought to my attention and I felt the need to communicate to you about it, particularly as it pertains to … [Read more...]

Geneseo Presses Trauma and Recovery Into Steamrolled Painting

GENESEO – Artist Steve Prince and over two dozen people he had never met before helped steamroll painted puzzle pieces on paper to represent individual traumas and recoveries, which fit together as one community in one art piece. Prince, a professor at Wayne State University in Detroit, says that his piece, 'Ripple,' is designed in the spirit of 'gestalt,' or 'a whole that is perceived as more than the sum of its parts.' "Loss and recovery … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Students Outraged by Prof’s ‘Female or Shemale’ Quiz

GENESEO – SUNY Geneseo students are outraged by a Sociology professor's quiz during a lecture on transgender people, which some are calling transphobic. The Facebook profile of student Jasmine Cui posted an image of Professor David Sorbello and a slide shown to students titled 'Female or Shemale? Can You Tell?' and claimed that he had said 'so this is a lesson to you all not to get too drunk or you might take the wrong one home.' "Let … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Makes Strides at YellowJacket Invite

ROCHESTER – The SUNY Geneseo Cross Country teams competed at the Yellow Jacket Invitational this weekend at Genesee Valley Park. The Men took 2nd place, while the Women placed 5th. "The runners who competed at Genesee Valley Park represent Geneseo extremely well, and showcased the depth of the team" said Head Coach Dan Moore. "We are excited for the SUNYAC Conference Championship in two weeks, and for the continued preparation for the … [Read more...]

Antarctic Ice to Sing at SUNY Geneseo Concert

GENESEO – Almost a year after SUNY Geneseo professor Glenn McClure's expedition to the southernmost continent, sounds of the Antarctic ice itself will play alongside the Geneseo Chamber Singers and Spectrum Singers. According to a press release from SUNY Geneseo, the free public concert starts at 3 p.m. on Oct. 22. “The piece features some key concepts from my experience of working with a seismic team that is ‘listening’ to the … [Read more...]

SUNY Geneseo Cross Country Takes 2nd and 3rd at D3 Pre-National Meet

ELSAH, IL – The SUNY Geneseo Cross Country teams competed at the Cowbell Classic this weekend, posting incredible performances. The course will later be the site of the Divison 3 NCAA National Championships. The Men took second place overall, while the Women took 3rd in a tough race. "It was a very hot day, and a hilly course" said Head Coach Dan Moore. "The teams were told to take a risk, and go out hard, and they followed the plan. We … [Read more...]