Celebrating SUNY Cobleskill

student drizzles pesto as a finishing touch on a dish to serve guests

New Record Set at 2018 Culinary Extravaganza For the past seven years, SUNY Cobleskill’s Culinary Extravaganza has showcased the talents of Culinary Arts students and renowned chefs, while raising funds for the College. This year’s event was no exception; generous contributors helped exceed our previous record for money raised. Gifts totaling more than $30,000 are

Save the Date: SUNY Cobleskill’s 33rd Annual College Foundation Golf Tournament

Golf carts filled with participants for the Foundation Golf Tournament line up on the green.

Clear skies above Cobleskill Golf and Country Club were a welcome sight at the 2018 Annual College Foundation Golf Tournament, which raised more than $7,000 each for SUNY Cobleskill varsity athletics and the Business & Information Technology Department. The 2019 tournament will be held on Friday, June 7. The annual tournament enters its 33rd year in 2019, and remains the College’s major

Meet Vice President for Development John Zacharek

John Zacharek

Vice President for Development John Zacharek arrived at SUNY Cobleskill in the fall of 2018, just in time for the Homecoming and Family Weekend, and Culinary Extravaganza Fundraiser. Both are signature events on campus, offering opportunities for alumni and the community-at-large to witness firsthand the growth, enthusiasm, and academic excellence at SUNY Cobleskill.   “It

Give Today, Ensure a Brighter Tomorrow

group of culinary students in front of their pastries

Did you know that you could make a tax-free gift directly from your IRA account? If you are age 70½ or older and are required to take minimum withdrawals, this may be a great way to make a gift to a qualified charity such as SUNY Cobleskill Foundation.   When you make a rollover directly

Coby’s Best Friend

Alum Mark Finney and Richard Ball, NYS Ag Commissioner stand in the SUNY Cobleskill booth at the county fair.

Best known for his tireless devotion and enthusiasm for all things SUNY Cobleskill, Mark Finney ‘84 was recently honored with the College’s 2018 Outstanding Alumnus Award. In her tribute to Finney, President Terenzio shared all of our sentiments, referring to Mark, as “Coby’s Best Friend.”   If you have had the pleasure of meeting Mark,

Another Record: Number of Fighting Tiger Scholar-Athletes Rises Again

Stacey Sprague makes a jump-shot with the basketball as the opposing team gathers round her

For the third consecutive year, SUNY Cobleskill student-athletes have set a new record number of North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Scholar-Athlete Award winners. After winning 36 and 37 awards respectively in 2015-2016 and 2016-2017, the Fighting Tigers put a bow on the 2017-2018 year with 43 NEAC Scholar-Athletes. “I am proud of our student-athletes for

In Every Sense the “Food Campus”

The Carriage House Cafe and General Store

When we talk about food at SUNY Cobleskill, we mean more than what is on your plate. As the “food campus,” a SUNY Cobleskill education spans the entire food system, from research and production to food communication and policy. Farm to table is just the start. Our commitment to supporting food systems improves the present,