Monthly Archives: December 2015

The NYS & CSEA Partnership for Education and Training nyscseapartnership is pleased to announce a new online learning certificate program for CSEA-represented New York State employees.

The Administrative Skills Certificate Program is an exciting learning opportunity for employees who are looking to develop their administrative and clerical job-related skills.

Employees can apply for this program between December 1, 2015 and January 4, 2016. In order to earn a certificate,

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Surely this time of the year, we can all think of many people who go above and beyond in their job – whether it’s helping set up an event, teaching exceptional classes or mentoring a student.

Please submit your nominations for faculty, professional staff, and classified staff to Carolyn Fedder by noon on Friday, January 8. Click here for the CARES Nominating Form.

You and your nominee will be honored at the spring 2016 convocation on January 21 at 9:30 a.m.

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Winter Commencement 2015 will be held on Tuesday, December 22 at 7 p.m. in Nold Hall’s main gymnasium.  The inclement weather date is Wednesday, December 23 – same time and place. Over 3,000 gusts are invited

At 7 p.m. the cermony will be streamed live from the Farmingdale homepage.

Students are asked  to line up at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 22 in Nold Hall’s auxiliary gym (only graduating students are invited to the rehearsal).

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Through  Wednesday, December 16
Laffin Hall, Roosevelt Hall, Campus Center, Orchard Hall

LASO is having a food drive. You can donate in different boxes throughout campu: Campus Center,  Orchard Hall, and in  Roosevelt Hall.  You can also drop your love in the Study Abroad Office (Laffin Hall  320).

The community that will receive these item will be selected by “La Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal” MI in Bay Shore.

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The Farmingdale State College community extends sympathy to the family, friends and colleagues of Professor Linda Seidel who died on December 9 after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. Professor Seidel was professor of business in the Educational Opportunity Center. Prior to joining the faculty of the EOC, Professor Seidel was a faculty member in the Business Management Department.

Services were held Friday, December 11 at Riverside Memorial Chapels.Burial was at the New Cedar Park Cemetery (Sanctuary of Abraham and Sarah on the cemetery’s property) on Forest Avenue in Paramus,

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The Farmingdale State College community extends condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Christine Nieves who died on December 9, 2015. Christine worked in Admission/Transfer Services and was the daughter of Peggy Preziosi (student accounts office)

Memorial Service was Sunday, December 13, 2015 at the Claude R. Boyd/Spencer Funeral Home, 448 West Main Street, Babylon, NY 11702

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Alumni DinnerPresident Keen will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Judith M. McEvoy Alumnus of the Year Award will be presented to world-famous comic book illustrator John Romita Jr. ’76, at FSC’s annual Alumni Awards Dinner next March 31, 6:30 p.m., at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury.

To order tickets, make a gift to the Alumni Association, or reserve advertising space in the awards journal, visit


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