For the 23rd year, community volunteers, Information Technology Services at SUNY Fredonia, and DFT Communications have donated their time and expertise to bring Santa and Elf Holly to the homes of local viewers on Wednesday, Dec. 18, and Thursday, Dec. 19. Santa and Elf Holly are assisted in their North Pole television studio by a crew of TV and phone elves to provide this special holiday program for children. Read More..
Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity will perform its 13th annual "Tree Trot for YouthAIDS" this Saturday, Dec. 7. The popular fundraiser features all 39 members carrying a Christmas tree from SUNY Fredonia all the way to Lafayette Square in downtown Buffalo using a 4-man relay style. The journey is a daunting 42 miles. The group will run north to Dunkirk and follow Route 5 all the way to Buffalo. They will arrive at Lafayette Square at approximately at 3:30 p.m., culminating the 12-hour run for charity. The 4- to 5-foot tree, donated by Tuscany Market in the village of Fredonia, will be donated to a needy family in the Buffalo area. Read More..
On Wednesday, Dec. 11, the Annual Pottery Show and Sale will be held in the Multipurpose Room of the Williams Center at SUNY Fredonia from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to benefit the University Police Criminal Justice Scholarship Fund (CJSF). Local potters will be selling their handcrafted mugs, trays, bowls, and jewelry and also donating a portion of their proceeds to benefit the scholarship fund through the Fredonia College Foundation. Read More..
The New Horizons Band of Western New York will present a winter concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, in the Dunkirk High School auditorium. The concert is free, but attendees are asked to please bring non-perishable food items. The donated food items will be distributed by the Dunkirk High School Student Council to families in the Dunkirk area. Read More..
The DFT Communications Pops Series at Rockefeller Arts Center presents “The Hit Men: ’Tis the Seasons” on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 p.m. in King Concert Hall. Read More..
Dawn Hunt, Lois Valentine and Tammy Bankoski, secretaries with decades of combined service at SUNY Fredonia, received coveted awards at the SUNY Fredonia Secretarial/Clerical Professional Development Group’s annual Fall Conference held Oct. 18 at the College Lodge. Read More..
The Center of Multicultural Affairs is sponsoring a poster competition as part of its 25th annual Rosa Parks Scholarship and Awards ceremony. The winner will receive $100 and his or her work will be used for promotional materials for the ceremony. All submissions are due to by Nov. 22 by 5 p.m. Read More..