Herkimer College News http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/rss News for Herkimer College Transfer Agreement with Morrisville State College http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/816/transfer-agreement-with-morrisville-state-college <p><strong>October 30, 2014</strong></p><p>Herkimer College recently entered into a new transfer agreement with Morrisville State College. The agreement will facilitate credit transfer and provide a smooth transition for Herkimer College students in the Mobile Applications Development program into the Bachelor of Technology/Information Technology Degree programs at Morrisville State College.</p> <p>Students transferring into Morrisville State College must have attained an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher and a minimum of 60 credit hours or an associate degree. Grades of “C” and better will be considered acceptable for transfer to Morrisville State College.</p> <p>For more information, please contact Katherine Schwabach, Transfer Counselor, at 315.866.0300 ext. 8308, <a href="mailto:schwabaka@herkimer.edu">schwabaka@herkimer.edu</a> or visit <a href="http://www.herkimer.edu/transfer-agreements" target="_blank">www.herkimer.edu/transfer-agreements</a>.</p> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/816/transfer-agreement-with-morrisville-state-college Herkimer College to show “The New Black” http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/813/herkimer-college-to-show-the-new-black <p><strong>October 29, 2014</strong></p><p>Herkimer College will be showing “The New Black: LGBT Rights and African American Communities” on Thursday, November 13 at 5:00 pm in the Robert McLaughlin College Center, Sarkus Busch Theater.</p> <p>The New Black is a documentary that tells the story of how the African-American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the recent gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights. The film documents activists, families and clergy on both sides of the campaign to legalize gay marriage and examines homophobia in the black community’s institutional pillar—the black church and reveals the Christian right wing’s strategy of exploiting this phenomenon in order to pursue an anti-gay political agenda.</p> <p>The film is sponsored by the BLSU and GSA and is open to the public free of charge.</p> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/813/herkimer-college-to-show-the-new-black Region III Female Athlete of the Week, Victoria Campanian http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/814/region-iii-female-athlete-of-the-week-victoria-campanian <p><strong>October 29, 2014</strong></p><p>HERKIMER, NY – For the third time this season, Herkimer Generals cross country runner Victoria Campanian earned the distinction of Region III Female Athlete of the Week, going back-to-back as Mountain Valley Conference and Region III Champion in the process.</p> <p>Campanian, a Liberal Arts &amp; Sciences: General studies major at Herkimer College, as mentioned repeated as a Mountain Valley Conference and Region III Champion this season. The captain posted an 18:03 at Hudson Valley then a 19:17 at SUNY Delhi, good enough for first place in each race.</p> <p>A resident of Glenfield, NY, Campanian will look to complete the trifecta at Finger Lakes Community College, this year’s host for the Cross Country National Championship. She finished in sixth place last season as a freshman.</p> <p>“Victoria is one of the most consistent runners I have ever coached,” said Head Cross Country Coach Stephen Sydoriw. “She has won both the Mountain Valley Conference Championship and Regional Championship both years at Herkimer, earning All Mountain Valley Conference Team and All-Region Team nominations. Her demeanor each day is tremendous! I’m not surprised by her success, and look forward to helping her improve as the season comes to a conclusion.”</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/814/region-iii-female-athlete-of-the-week-victoria-campanian Men's Basketball to host Philly Classic http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/815/mens-basketball-to-host-philly-classic <p><strong>October 29, 2014</strong></p><p>HERKIMER, NY – The Herkimer Men’s Basketball team will open their 2014-15 season at home this weekend with their annual 'Philly Classic'. Donations will be accepted at the door to help offset costs of medical treatment incurred by Philly Aiello, a Generals basketball fan who attends the Upstate Cerebral Palsy adult day treatment center in Barneveld.</p> <p>The Generals will play Monroe Community College on Saturday, November 1st at 3 p.m., and Redemption Christian Academy on Sunday, November 2nd at 2 p.m.    </p> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/815/mens-basketball-to-host-philly-classic Women’s Region III DIII Soccer Championship Bracket http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/800/womens-region-iii-diii-soccer-championship-bracket <p><strong>October 28, 2014</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.herkimer.edu/[file_link,id=6389]" target="_blank">2014 Women's Soccer Playoff Bracket</a></p> <p>HERKIMER, NY – The Herkimer Generals women’s soccer team was awarded with the No. 1 overall seed in this year’s 2014 NJCAA Region III DIII Women’s Soccer Championship. They defeated Finger Lakes on Tuesday (10/28) 3-0 and will now face #4 Hudson Valley Saturday, November 1st at Tompkins-Cortland Communiity College. Start time is 12:30 p.m.</p> <p><strong>Seedings are as follows:</strong></p> <p>#1 Herkimer</p> <p>#2 Genesee</p> <p>#3 SUNY Broome</p> <p>#4 Hudson Valley</p> <p>#5 Onondaga</p> <p>#6 Jefferson</p> <p>#7 Mohawk Valley</p> <p>#8 North Country</p> <p>#9 Finger Lakes</p> <p>#10 Jamestown</p> <p>#11 Cayuga</p> <p>#12 Tompkins-Cortland</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/800/womens-region-iii-diii-soccer-championship-bracket Men’s Region III DIII Soccer Championship Bracket http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/801/mens-region-iii-diii-soccer-championship-bracket <p><strong>October 28, 2014</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.herkimer.edu/[file_link,id=6393]" target="_blank">2014 Men's Soccer Playoff Bracket</a></p> <p>HERKIMER, NY – The Herkimer Generals men’s soccer team was awarded with the No. 1 overall seed in this year’s 2014 NJCAA DIII Men’s Soccer Championship. They defeated No. 8 Finger Lakes 8-0 at home Tuesday (10/28) and will now face No. 4 Genesee on Saturday, November 1st at Tompkins-Cortland Community College. Start time is 5:30 p.m.</p> <p><strong>Seedings are as follows:</strong></p> <p>#1 Herkimer</p> <p>#2 Cayuga</p> <p>#3 Mohawk Valley</p> <p>#4 Genesee</p> <p>#5 Tompkins-Cortland</p> <p>#6 SUNY Delhi</p> <p>#7 Onondaga</p> <p>#8 Finger Lakes</p> <p>#9 Jefferson</p> <p>#10 North Country</p> <p>#11 Jamestown</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/801/mens-region-iii-diii-soccer-championship-bracket Transfer Agreement with SUNY Potsdam http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/807/transfer-agreement-with-suny-potsdam <p><strong>October 28, 2014</strong></p><p>Herkimer College recently entered into a new transfer agreement with SUNY Potsdam. Herkimer graduates with an A.A. or A.S. degree will be provided a seamless transfer into SUNY Potsdam.</p> <p>For more information, contact Katherine Schwbach, Transfer Counselor at Herkimer College at 315.866.0300 ext 8308. More information on this agreement as well as others, visit <a href="http://www.herkimer.edu/transfer-agreements" target="_blank">www.herkimer.edu/transfer-agreements</a>.</p> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/807/transfer-agreement-with-suny-potsdam Gluten Workshop Offered at Herkimer College http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/808/gluten-workshop-offered-at-herkimer-college <p><strong>October 28, 2014</strong></p><p>Herkimer College will be offering a noncredit nutrition workshop.</p> <p>To Be or Not to Be Gluten Free is a nutrition workshop that will discuss the basics of a gluten free diet, including who should be following one and what foods you will need to avoid to be successful. The workshop will be held on Wednesday, November 5, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. The fee is $25. Pre-registration is required by Monday, November 3.</p> <p>To register or for more information contact the Community Education office at (315) 866-0300 ext. 8251, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. For a complete list of courses, visit our website at <a href="http://www.herkimer.edu/ce" target="_blank">www.herkimer.edu/ce/</a>.</p> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/808/gluten-workshop-offered-at-herkimer-college Men’s Basketball Season Opening http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/809/mens-basketball-season-opening- <p><strong>October 28, 2014</strong></p><p>The Herkimer Men’s Basketball team will open their 2014-15 season at home this weekend with their annual “Philly Classic.” Donations will be accepted at the door to help offset costs of medical treatment incurred by Philly Aiello, a Generals basketball fan who attends the Upstate Cerebral Palsy adult day treatment center in Barneveld.</p> <p>The Generals will play Monroe Community College on Saturday, November 1 at 3 pm, and Redemption Christian Academy on Sunday, November 2 at 2 pm.</p> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/809/mens-basketball-season-opening- Campanian NJCAA Region III Champion http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/810/campanian-njcaa-region-iii-champion- <p><strong>October 28, 2014</strong></p><p>DELHI, NY – After a successful conference meet, the Herkimer Generals cross country program continued that momentum at the Region III Championship at SUNY Delhi Saturday (10/25). The men finished fifth overall and the women finished third overall.</p> <p>Taking top honors for the men was Captain Sam Morrett (Cohoes, NY). The sophomore finished in 15<sup>th</sup> place for the Generals, coming seconds away from making it to the All-Region team. Behind him was teammates Daniel Thomas (Coton, UK), Jace LaPuma (Little Falls, NY), Gregory Ashe (Watertown, NY), Philip Tanner (Deposit, NY), Josh Paoni (Herkimer, NY) and Divontay Huggins (Brooklyn, NY). Thomas finished 25<sup>th</sup> (31:13.2), LaPuma finished 27<sup>th</sup> (31:26.0), Ashe finished 36<sup>th</sup> (32:58.3), Tanner finished 39<sup>th</sup> (33:14.2), Paoni finished 48<sup>th</sup> (36:57.8) and Huggins finished 49<sup>th</sup> (38:26.9). Tanner was the only runner to better his place and time from last season. He finished six places higher and over two minutes faster than his results from 2013.</p> <p>As for the women, Captain Victoria Campanian (Glenfield, NY) captured her second consecutive Region III Championship, finishing in first place for the a consecutive week, accumulating four first-place finishes in her last four races. The sophomore posted a 19:17.1 which was 33 seconds better than the next finisher.</p> <p>Joining Campanian on the All-Region Team was Haruka Murakami (Ibaraki, Japan). The sophomore finished in 10<sup>th</sup> place, posting a 21:39. After Murakami, the Generals had Tianderah Twichell (West Winfield, NY), Sharon E. Howell (Ilion, NY), Alicia Burnett (Inlet, NY), Olivia Lazarus (South New Berlin, NY) and Jessica Inserra (Yorkville, NY) compete. Twichell finished 16<sup>th</sup> (22:53.0), Howell finished 22<sup>nd</sup> (23:51.7, Burnett finished 27<sup>th</sup> (26:08.3) Lazarus finished 29<sup>th</sup> (26:32.8) and Inserra finished 33<sup>rd</sup> (28:23.3). Twichell and Burnett were the only two runners from last season to improve their times from 2013. Twichell finished over a minute better (24:10) and Burnett finished two seconds better (26:06).</p> <p>The cross country program gets back at it in their final meet of the season at Finger Lakes Community College, this year’s host for the NJCAA Cross Country National Championship. Campanian will be the only runner looking to get the trifecta; winning conference, regional and national races. The sophomore finished in first at both conference and regional meets in 2013, coming six spots away from first at nationals. Competition begins at 9 a.m.</p> <p><strong>Men 5<sup>th</sup> Overall (127 Points)</strong></p> <p>15<sup>th</sup> – Sam Morrett 29:50.9</p> <p>25<sup>th</sup> – Daniel Thomas 31:13.2</p> <p>27<sup>th</sup> – Jace LaPuma 31:26.0</p> <p>36<sup>th</sup> – Gregory Ashe 32:58.3</p> <p>39<sup>th</sup> – Philip Tanner 33:14.2</p> <p>48<sup>th</sup> – Josh Paoni 36:57.8</p> <p>49<sup>th</sup> – Divontay Huggins 38:26.9</p> <p><strong>Women 3<sup>rd</sup></strong> <strong>Overall (64 Points)</strong></p> <p>1<sup>st</sup> – Victoria Campanian 19:17.1</p> <p>10<sup>th</sup> – Haruka Murakami 21:39.3</p> <p>16<sup>th</sup> – Tianderah Twichell 22:53.0</p> <p>22<sup>nd</sup> – Sharon Howell 23:51.7</p> <p>27<sup>th</sup> – Alicia Burnett 26:08.3</p> <p>29<sup>th</sup> – Olivia Lazarus 26:32.8</p> <p>33<sup>rd</sup> – Jessica Inserra 28:23.3</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/810/campanian-njcaa-region-iii-champion-