- January 8, 2014 at 3:28 pm
The Sage Colleges were recently awarded a $10,000 grant from The Bender Scientific Fund of The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region to further study the effects of non-pathogenic bacterium Mycobacterium vaccae (M. vaccae) on mice. In studies already conducted, Dr. Susan Jenks, professor of biology and psychology, Dr. Dorothy Matthews, professor of biology, and their team of Sage student researchers found that the soil bacterium, M. vaccae, when fed to mice influenced their anxiety behaviors and maze learning.
- December 12, 2013 at 10:42 am
The Sage Colleges will observe a moment of silence in honor of Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung and the other victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on Friday, December 13 at 3 p.m. in Buchman Pavilion on the Russell Sage campus. Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung was the principal of Sandy Hook Elementary School and a doctoral candidate in Sage’s Educational Leadership program when she lost her life in the Newtown, CT shooting on December 14, 2012.
- December 4, 2013 at 3:42 pm
The Sage Colleges will host the 12th Annual Northeast U.S. Character Education Youth Leadership Summit on Thursday, December 5, 2013 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Russell Sage campus in Troy. More than 200 junior and senior high school students from 17 local school districts will participate in the conference sponsored by The Academy for Character Education at the Esteves School of Education at The Sage Colleges.
- November 29, 2013 at 3:18 pm
The Sage Colleges is pleased to host the Undergraduate Nursing Conference on Monday, December 2, 2013 from 1 to 4 p.m. in Bush Memorial Center on the Russell Sage campus in Troy.
- November 19, 2013 at 10:25 am
Returning to the Opalka Gallery at the Sage College of Albany on Sunday, November 24 at 4 p.m. and Friday, December 6 at 7 p.m. after last year’s successful collaboration at that location with sculptor John Van Alstine, the Ellen Sinopoli Dance Company (ESDC) has been invited to create site specific performances in the gallery that will interact with and are inspired by An Armory Show, an installation by artists Michael Oatman and Ken Ragsdale.
- November 13, 2013 at 11:01 am
TROY, NY – President of The Sage Colleges Susan C. Scrimshaw will participate in a webinar entitled “Accelerating a Social Determinants Model to Build Our Health Ecosystem.” The webinar is sponsored by the Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPPH) and will take place today, November 13, 2013 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- November 13, 2013 at 10:55 am
TROY, NY - The Sage Colleges is proud to host actor Brian Delate on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 1 p.m. in Bush Memorial Center on the Russell Sage campus. Delate is appearing as part of the World Series Cultural Convocation program.
- November 8, 2013 at 3:36 pm
TROY, NY - The Sage Colleges is pleased to welcome nationally syndicated advice columnist and New York Times bestselling author Harlan Cohen to its Russell Sage campus on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 7 p.m. in Bush Memorial Center.
- November 7, 2013 at 2:08 pm
ALBANY, NY – Sage associate professor Matthew McElligott’s book “Bean Thirteen” is featured in a paper published in the November issue of the journal Teaching Children Mathematics. The children’s book is being used as a mathematics teaching tool in classrooms. McElligott, who wrote and illustrated “Bean Thirteen,” teaches Graphic and Media Design at The Sage Colleges.
- November 5, 2013 at 11:27 am
TROY, NY - The Sage Colleges will salute the military men and women who have served our country with three Veterans Day events on the Russell Sage campus on Monday, November 11, 2013.