One Coby, One Campus: Fall Open House Registration is now Open

Discover SUNY Cobleskill at an upcoming Open House, now featuring customizable campus experiences tailored to the interests of each prospective student. The day includes a campus tour, student services information fair, academic presentations from our award-winning faculty, and the chance to meet current students. Sun., Oct. 20  Sat., Nov. 09 *Check in opens at 9

2019 Athletic Hall of Fame Class Spans Six Decades of Greatness

Sixteen inductees have entered the SUNY Cobleskill Athletic Hall of Fame, at a ceremony held during Homecoming & Family Weekend, Saturday, October 5. This year’s class includes the members of the College’s 1959 NJCAA-Champion Men’s Cross Country Team. Erin O’Rourke, ‘08Women’s Track & Field, Basketball Multi-sport athlete Erin O’Rourke earned All-Mountain Valley Conference honors as

The Great Eight: SUNY, Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson, Name 2019 Award Winners

SUNY honored eight members of the SUNY Cobleskill community in 2019. Their collective dedication to the College, its vision, mission, and values, make this year’s honorees a distinguished class. The Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence honors SUNY students who best-demonstrate the integration of academic excellence with other aspects of their lives, such as leadership, campus

Honoring Outstanding Alumni

Outstanding Alumnus Award Robert Sutherland ‘79 A.A.S. Nursery Management Bob Sutherland’s longstanding dedication to SUNY Cobleskill is felt both on campus, where he provided expert instruction in the Plant Science Department, and internationally, as the coordinator of countless study abroad opportunities for students. For the last 10 years he has managed Mohican Farm for The

Give Today: IRA Charitable Rollovers

Do you want to make a long-lasting beneficial impact on SUNY Cobleskill and its talented students? Do you want to lower the income and taxes from your IRA withdrawals? If you are 70 ½ years of age or older, consider an IRA charitable rollover. It is a simple way to help students and faculty continue

Lifelong Friendships and Unbreakable Bonds

Bill Holder arrived on campus with a two-year plan and singular ambition. Already a champion horseman, he thought a degree might add to his opportunities. Before long, he was asking himself, “What do I need to do to stay here forever?” Holder, class of ’72, did not stay at SUNY Cobleskill forever, though it is

The Zoo You Never Knew

In the time he has taught at SUNY Cobleskill, Dr. Mike Losito has worked with thousands of students. He has also developed the College’s Herpetology Lab into a campus attraction. After bringing his collection of reptiles and amphibians to campus in 1997, he now plans to transition the “Herp Lab” into something uniquely SUNY Cobleskill:

Education as a Foundation

Mary Greagan has been busy since earning her SUNY Cobleskill degree in Wildlife Management. The 2018 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence winner has completed her first year in the University at Albany’s Master’s Program in Biodiversity, Conservation and Policy. Her experience as an intern with the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will be

Generating a Buzz

Few states are as committed to the conservation of pollinators as New York. The New York Natural Heritage Program, with help from SUNY Cobleskill’s Dr. Carmen Greenwood, and student Jayson Maxwell, is charging into year three of the Empire State Native Pollinator Survey, which aims to determine the conservation status of native pollinators. This past

Back to Work on Cobleskill Creek

It has been eight years since Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee caused record-level flooding in Schoharie County. The effects linger on the SUNY Cobleskill campus – nutrient runoff and eroding banks resulting from soil loss plague the College Farm. Now, a cavalry of conservation-minded students has embarked on an initiative that will provide water