Sage's Academy for Character Education Announces New York State Schools and School Districts of Character.February 17, 2015 at 10:58 am
The Academy for Character Education the The Sage Colleges, Troy, N.Y. is pleased to announce the following as the New York State Schools/Districts of Character
- February 10, 2015 at 3:36 pm
As part of Black History Month, students at The Sage Colleges will host a panel discussion about the shooting death of Michael Brown. The 18-year-old was fatally shot by a police officer on August 9, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri. Students will explore the controversial issues raised by the shooting and discuss lessons learned from this tragedy. The event is free and open to the public.
- February 9, 2015 at 4:04 pm
More than forty students and staff from The Sage Colleges will take part in tomorrow’s New York Student Aid Alliance Advocacy Day at the state capital in Albany. Approximately 900 high school and college students, faculty and staff from almost 60 college and universities across New York state will lobby for student aid programs such as the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP), Grad TAP, the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP), the Science and Technology Entry programs (STEP/C-STEP), and the Liberty Partnerships Program (LPP).
Local Author and Illustrator and Sage Professor Matthew McElligott to Present to Students at Craig Elementary School in Niskayuna CSDFebruary 5, 2015 at 2:15 pm
Matthew McElligott, author, illustrator and professor of graphic and media design at The Sage Colleges, will visit students at Craig Elementary School in Schenectady on Friday, February 6, 2015 to present and sign his books.
- February 3, 2015 at 11:12 am
Visual artist Monica Bill Hughes will kick off the spring season of the 2014-15 Artist Lecture Series on Tuesday, February 3rd at 6:30p.m. at the Opalka Gallery on the Sage College of Albany campus located at 140 New Scotland Avenue. The series is co-sponsored by the Opalka Gallery and Sage's Department of Art + Design. It is free and open to the public.
- February 3, 2015 at 9:37 am
The Sage Colleges will celebrate Black History Month with a series of culturally rich programs and educational events throughout the month of February. Programming will include film screenings, lectures, and panel discussions which are highlighted below.
- January 30, 2015 at 3:26 pm
The Sage Colleges will “GO RED for Women” the week of February 2- 6. One in three women die of heart disease and stroke each year and this annual American Heart Association campaign seeks to raise awareness of the risk of heart disease among women and encourages them to take action to reduce their personal risk.
- January 28, 2015 at 2:57 pm
The Sage Colleges will host the third in its series of five "think tank" creativity workshops for the general public on Monday, February 2, 2015 at 7 p.m. Sessions were previously scheduled for October and November 2014 and March and April 2015. The February date was added due to the popularity of the series.
- January 23, 2015 at 2:12 pm
Ebola from a socio-ecological perspective will be the topic of an upcoming WORLD Series lecture at The Sage Colleges on Wednesday, January 28 at 1 p.m. in Bush Memorial on the Russell Sage campus in Troy. President Susan C. Scrimshaw, Ph.D. and Dayna M. Maniccia, DrPh, MS, director of the health services administration program, coordinator of public health and assistant professor at Sage, will lead the talk.
Opalka to host film screening of "The High Cost of Cheap Gas: What the gas industry does not want you to know."January 20, 2015 at 4:31 pm
The Opalka Gallery on the Sage College of Albany campus will host a film screening of "The High Cost of Cheap Gas" on Thursday, January 29 at 6:30 pm.