Herkimer College News http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/rss News for Herkimer College Health and Fitness Classes http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1266/health-and-fitness-classes- <p><strong>September 02, 2015</strong></p><p>Herkimer College will be offering non-credit health and fitness programming.</p> <p>Interval Training is an easy to follow kickboxing, step aerobics, and tabata workout. Section A meets for six sessions on Monday evenings from 6 to 7 pm beginning September 7. The fee is $36.</p> <p>Chisel is a basic strength training class focusing on the core, upper and lower bodies. Section A meets for five sessions on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 7 pm beginning September 9. The fee is $30.</p> <p>Yoga for All Section A meets for six sessions on Tuesday evenings from 6:15 to 7:30 pm beginning September 8. The fee is $54. Gentle Yoga Section A meets for six sessions on Thursday evenings from 4:30 to 5:45 pm beginning September 10. The fee is $54.</p> <p>Pilates Section A meets for six sessions on Mondays from 12:30 to 1:15 pm beginning September 14. The fee is $39. Section B meets for six sessions on Thursdays from 12:30 to 1:15 pm beginning September 10. The fee is $39.</p> <p>Hoops Dance is a cardiovascular exercise that uses hula hoops to tone and strengthen. Section A meets for six sessions on Wednesdays from 4 to 5pm. Classes begin on September 9 and the fee is $36.</p> <p>Pre-registration is required for all courses and can be completed by calling (315) 866-0300 ext. 8251, Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm or by visiting our website at <a href="http://www.herkimer.edu/ce/" target="_blank">www.herkimer.edu/ce/</a>.</p> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1266/health-and-fitness-classes- Ward nets career-high seven goals in win over Owls http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1264/ward-nets-career-high-seven-goals-in-win-over-owls <p><strong>August 30, 2015</strong></p><p>HERKIMER, NY – Scoring her most goals to date as a General, Herkimer’s Teigha Ward scored seven times on Sunday (8/30) to help the #3 Generals defeat Union County at Wehrum Stadium 8-0, going unbeaten in the Coliseum Classic Tournament.</p> <p>Ward - who is from Ilion, NY – scored all of her goals in the first half against the Owls within the first 30 minutes of the game on assists from Nicole Doolen (Ilion, NY), Alyssa Lepper (Remsen, NY) and Michaela Bianca (Guilderland, NY). The average length per goal was three minutes, helping the forward to 11 goals in her first two regular season games. To put it in perspective, Ward had 23 goals in 18 games in 2014, which ranked eighth nationally.</p> <p>Scoring the final goal of the game was Doolen. The midfielder scored in the 79<sup>th</sup> minute on an assist from Bianca. It was Bianca’s fourth assist of the game, finishing the tournament with three goals and five assists.</p> <p>In goal for Herkimerr was Sydney Stanley (Schoharie, NY). The sophomore saved one shot in 90 minutes, recording her second shutout of the season and ninth as a General.</p> <p>Up next is Onondaga Community College on Thursday (9/3). Herkimer will travel to take on the 1-1 Lazers in their first away game of the season. The schedules start is 4:30 p.m.</p> <p><strong>Score:</strong></p> <p>Herkimer Generals 8, Union Owls 0</p> <p><strong>Halftime:</strong></p> <p>Herkimer 7-0</p> <p>GENERALS (2-0) Teigha Ward 7-0, Nicole Doolen 1-2, Michaela Bianca 0-4, Alyssa Lepper 0-1. Sydney Stanley 1 save</p> <p>Union Owls (0-2) Irene Sarris 6 saves, Jeaninne Franco 6 saves </p> <p><strong>Next Game:</strong> 9/3 at Onondaga 4:30 p.m.</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1264/ward-nets-career-high-seven-goals-in-win-over-owls Van der Slik propels Generals past Owls http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1265/van-der-slik-propels-generals-past-owls <p><strong>August 30, 2015</strong></p><p>HERKIMER, NY – After being held scoreless on Saturday, sophomore Kevin Van der Slik made sure the same occurrence didn’t happen Sunday (8/31) at Wehrum Stadium, scoring the only goal of the game to help the Generals defeat Prince George 1-0 for their first win of the season.</p> <p>Van der Slik’s first career goal came assisted from Moulid Somow (Utica, NY) in the 24<sup>th</sup> minute. It was Somow’s 18<sup>th</sup> career assist in 22 games, righting the ship after the team lost to Bergen 2-0 in the opener.</p> <p>Starting in goal again was Morrice Baker (Bridgeport, CT). The sophomore recorded his first shutout as a General, saving three shots in 90 minutes against the Owls.</p> <p>Herkimer will play their third regular season game on the road Thursday (9/3), facing Onondaga Community College 1-1. Game time is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on David W. Murphy Field.  </p> <p><strong>Score:</strong></p> <p>Herkimer Generals 1, Prince George Owls 0</p> <p><strong>Halftime:</strong></p> <p>Herkimer 1-0</p> <p>GENERALS (1-1) Kevin Van der Slik 1-0. Morrice Baker 3 saves</p> <p>OWLS (0-2) Richard Lewis III 5 saves </p> <p><strong>Next Game:</strong> 9/3 at Onondaga 6:30 p.m.</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1265/van-der-slik-propels-generals-past-owls Women's soccer accumulates three hat tricks in opener http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1262/womens-soccer-accumulates-three-hat-tricks-in-opener <p><strong>August 29, 2015</strong></p><p>HERKIMER, NY – Opening the regular season in impressive fashion on Saturday (8/29) at Wehrum Stadium, the Herkimer Generals women’s soccer team defeated Bergen Community College 13-0.</p> <p>Herkimer (1-0) saw Teigha Ward (Ilion, NY), Michaela Bianca (Guilderland, NY) and Grace Johnson (Tully, NY) tally hat tricks within 90 minutes of play against the Bulldogs. Ward and Bianca both got theirs in the first half after the team built a 10-0 lead at intermission. Johnson scored two of the Generals three goals in the second half on assists from Leann Clark (St. Johnsville, NY) and Ward.</p> <p>Alicia Randall (Morris, NY) was the final player to score in the 61<sup>st</sup> minute, unassisted, giving the commanding 13-0 lead with 29 minutes left in regulation.</p> <p>In goal for Herkimer was Sydney Stanley (Schoharie, NY). The sophomore saved two shots in 90 minutes of play.</p> <p>The team continues the Coliseum Tournament at home on Sunday (8/30), hosting Union County College at Wehrum Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m.  </p> <p><strong>Score:</strong></p> <p>Herkimer Generals (1-0) 13, Bergen Bulldogs (0-1) 0</p> <p><strong>Halftime:</strong></p> <p>Herkimer 10, Bergen 0</p> <p>GENERALS (1-0) Teigha Ward 4-4, Michaela Bianca 3-1, Grace Johnson 3-1, Alexys Bolton 1-0, Saige Hampston 1-0, Alicia Randall 1-0, Nicole Doolen 0-4, Leann Clark 0-1. Sydney Stanley 2 saves</p> <p>BULLDOGS (0-1) Irene Estrada 0 saves</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1262/womens-soccer-accumulates-three-hat-tricks-in-opener Men’s soccer falls short in opener against Bergen http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1263/mens-soccer-falls-short-in-opener-against-bergen <p><strong>August 29, 2015</strong></p><p>HERKIMER, NY – Opening their 2015 season with a game against Bergen Community College, the #3 Herkimer Generals men’s soccer team lost to the Bulldogs 2-0 at Wehrum Stadium on Saturday (8/29).</p> <p>Herkimer (0-1) allowed Bergen to score goals in the 18<sup>th</sup> and 36<sup>th</sup>, both by Malik Stewart, going into intermission down 2-0.</p> <p>Despite having more shots on goal (10-to-4) and corner kicks (4-to-2) the team was unable to get on the board in 90 minutes of play.</p> <p>In goal for the Generals was sophomore Morrice Baker (Bridgeport, CT). Baker didn’t save a shot in the game.</p> <p>Up next for the Generals is Prince George. Herkimer will host the Owls in the second day of the Coliseum Classic on Sunday (8/30) at Wehrum Stadium. Game time is scheduled for 4:30 p.m.</p> <p><strong>Score:</strong></p> <p>Bergen Bulldogs 2, Herkimer Generals 0</p> <p><strong>Halftime:</strong></p> <p>Bergen 2, Herkimer 0</p> <p>BULLDOGS (1-0) Malik Stewart 2-0. Brian Sanchez 0 saves, Fredy Gutierrez 3 saves</p> <p>GENERALS (0-1) Morrice Baker 0 saves </p> <p><strong>Next Game:</strong> 8/30 vs. Prince George 4:30 p.m.</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1263/mens-soccer-falls-short-in-opener-against-bergen Herkimer College to Host Presentation by Tony Ferraiolo http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1261/herkimer-college-to-host-presentation-by-tony-ferraiolo <p><strong>August 27, 2015</strong></p><p>Tony Ferraiolo, a certified life coach, trainer and transgender youth advocate from New Haven, CT will give a presentation at Herkimer College on Tuesday, September 8 at 12:30 p,m, in the Sarkus-Busch Theater located in the Robert McLaughlin College Center.</p> <p>In 2008, Ferraiolo founded Translation, a support group for transgender teenagers, and Create Yourself, an art group for transgender and gender non-conforming children.</p> <p>Ferraiolo has been speaking professionally since 2005. He is known for infusing the stories of the struggles of his gender transition with insight and humor. He is committed to delivering engaging, thought-provoking and heart-felt messages.</p> <p>The event open to the public and is sponsored by the Gay Straight Alliance and Women’s Clubs.</p> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1261/herkimer-college-to-host-presentation-by-tony-ferraiolo Herkimer College to Show “Pitch Perfect 2” http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1260/herkimer-college-to-show-pitch-perfect-2 <p><strong>August 26, 2015</strong></p><p>Herkimer College will be showing “Pitch Perfect 2” on Wednesday, September 9 at 8:00 pm in the Robert McLaughlin College Center, Sarkus Busch Theater.</p> <p>It's been three years since the Barden Bellas became the first all-female group to win a national title. All seems well until a botched Lincoln Center performance for the president leads to a scandal that strips them of their performing duties, causing internal tension and strife. With the world championships on the horizon in Copenhagen, Denmark, the women must get their act together for their one and only shot at redemption.</p> <p>The film is part of the Fall Movie Series and is open to the public free of charge.</p> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1260/herkimer-college-to-show-pitch-perfect-2 Men’s soccer hosts Utica College in second exhibition http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1256/mens-soccer-hosts-utica-college-in-second-exhibition <p><strong>August 25, 2015</strong></p><p>HERKIMER, NY – The Herkimer Generals men’s soccer team will continue their preseason on Tuesday, August 25<sup>th</sup> with an exhibition against the Utica Pioneers at Wehrum Stadium. Game time is scheduled for 7 p.m.</p> <p>Leading the Generals in his 18<sup>th</sup> year as Head Coach is Pepe Aragon. Aragon and his team are currently ranked third in the NJCAA DIII, graduating 21 sophomores from a year ago, 11 of them starters. Including in those starters was two All-American’s Ben Polk (Banbury, UK) and Jermaine Windster (Rotterdam, Holland) and two first team All-Region selections Connor Shearer (Oneonta, NY) and Mitch White (Leicester, England).</p> <p>Returning is All-Conference and All-Region member Moulid Somow (Utica, NY). The midfielder had three goals and 17 assists in 20 games as a freshman. His 17 assists were third best nationally.</p> <p>Herkimer has lost a total of two games in their last two seasons, seeing Aragon win his 300<sup>th</sup> career game in 2014 after the team defeated Onondaga Community College 5-1. Aragon is currently 315-28-15. The team’s regular season open is against Bergen Community College on Saturday, August 29<sup>th</sup> at Wehrum Stadium.</p> <p>-Giorgio Varlaro</p> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1256/mens-soccer-hosts-utica-college-in-second-exhibition Applications Being Accepted for 39th Herkimer County Arts & Crafts Fair http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1257/applications-being-accepted-for-39th-herkimer-county-arts-and-crafts-fair- <p><strong>August 25, 2015</strong></p><p>Vendor applications are available for the 39th Herkimer County Arts &amp; Crafts Fair, Friday and Saturday, November 14 &amp; 15, 2015 at Herkimer College. Booth spaces are $155 for both days at Herkimer College. Applications are available at <a href="http://www.herkimer.edu/ac">www.herkimer.edu/ac</a> or by calling the Herkimer County College Foundation at 315-866-0300, ext. 8459.</p> <p>This long-established fine arts and crafts fair, presented by the Herkimer County College Foundation, is one of the largest and well respected in New York. The juried show features top artisans showcasing their works including pottery, gourmet foods, wood working, textiles, weaving, oil painting, dolls, soaps, jewelry and more. Pride of New York producers and select New York State wineries will also be showcasing their products during this two-day event.  All proceeds benefit student scholarships at Herkimer College. </p> <p>The fair will be held Saturday, November 14 from 10am–5pm and Sunday, November 15 from 10am-4pm. Admission is $4. The campus is handicapped accessible, with plenty of free parking available directly adjacent to the show. There is easy access off NYS Thruway exit 30. Cafeteria services are available during the fair. </p> <p> </p> <p>                                                 </p> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1257/applications-being-accepted-for-39th-herkimer-county-arts-and-crafts-fair- American Red Cross Blood Drive http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1258/american-red-cross-blood-drive <p><strong>August 25, 2015</strong></p><p>Herkimer College is hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, September 10  from 10:30 am – 3:00 pm. It will be held in Alumni Hall, room 217 in the Robert McLaughlin College Center.</p> <p>Blood donors can sign-up in advance in the Center for Student Leadership &amp; Involvement Office, room 220 of the McLaughlin College Center or by calling 315.866.0300 ext 8286. Walk-ins are welcome the day of the event.</p> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0400 http://www.herkimer.edu/explore/herkimer-news/v/1258/american-red-cross-blood-drive