There were so many riders using the free RAM shuttle this past semester that extended hours have been scheduled for the fall.  RAM rides start the first day of classes and continue through finals (8/28/17 – 12/19/17). The shuttle is free and open to students, faculty, staff and alumni, Monday through Friday. It is wheelchair accessible.

The shuttle picks up riders in front of Laffin Hall, for stops at the LIRR station in the Village of Farmingdale and the Aviation Center.

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The fall Pep Rally will take place Thursday,
September 28 in the Campus Center Lobby at 11:15 a.m.

Come cheer on our athletes as they embark on their fall seasons. Then stick around for a basketball competition between the athletes and members of the Greek community.  Ram Nation will be there too, playing the music you want to hear. Bring a backpack to take home a variety of giveaway goodies. And, of course,

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As usual, fall Convocation will be held the Thursday before classes begin, so mark Thursday, August 24 on your calendar.

President Nader’s remarks will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Roosevelt Hall Little Theater.

A continental breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room, so come early to catch up with friends and colleagues.

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The 2017 SUNY Diversity Conference – “Engaging Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity in the Classroom, Campus and Community” – will be held  November 29 – December 1 at the Albany Marriott.

The conference will leverage SUNY investments in student success and diversity while exploring best practices in recruitment and retention of students, faculty, and staff within the domain of higher education. State University faculty (full-time and contingent), administrators and staff are invited to attend.

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FSC has announced the eighth Athletics Hall of Fame induction class. To meet the honorees, plan to attend the Hall of Fame ceremony on Friday, September 22 at 7 p.m. in the Campus Center Ballroom.

Admission is $30.  To register contact Ryan Williams in Nold Hall Rm. 210. Payment by check (made out to Farmingdale State College) or cash only. For more information contact Ryan at williar@farmingdale.edu or call 631-420-2699.

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Wednesday, 9/20, 11 a.m. – noon     Campus Center Patio

Save the planet!

Car Free Day is an international event designed to help people understand how to reduce their carbon footprint through taking alternative transportation to work or classes, such as mass transit or car pooling.

FSC’s September 20 rally is being held to raise awareness of Car Free Day on Friday, September 22. There will be display tables, giveaways and the chance to pledge to be part of the solution.

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Saturday, 9/23, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.     Campus Center Ballroom

The Farmingdale Horticulture Committee tributes to retirees Dr. Richard Iversen and Professor Paul Fogelberg, and talks by three nationally celebrated horticulturalists/authors, are the highlights of the department’s Fall Symposium, “The Garden is Art.”

Cost per person is $135 through August 14, and $150  beginning August 15. Register here.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Farmingdale’s Robert F.

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A second six-session Remote (Drone) Pilot Certification Program is being offered at the Aviation Center at Farmingdale beginning Saturday, September 9.

The program, which will meet six consecutive Saturdays from 9 a.m. – noon, is priced at $595. It will focus on the safe operation of drones in the National Airspace System, and prepare students for the FAA certification exam that is required for
licensure to operate a drone for commercial purposes.

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High Achievers

Nursing major Bradley Correia ’18 has won the 2016-2017  Excellence and Student Initiative Scholarship Award from SUNY’S ACT (Association of Council Members and College Trustees).

Correia has been an outstanding student, appearing regularly on the President’s and Dean’s lists.  He was awarded six scholarships over the last two years, and during that time earned memberships in the FSC chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, the International Nursing Honor Society, and the Golden Key International Honor Society.

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