Joshua Robbins to Read His Poetry at Farmingdale State College
Poet Joshua Robbins will read from his collected works at Farmingdale State College on Thursday, February 25. The reading - the first event in the spring Visiting Writers Program - will be held in the Great Room in Ward Hall at 11 a.m. The public is invited and the event is free.
Farmingdale State College To Offer Air Force ROTC Minor in Aerospace Studies
Beginning with the Fall 2016 semester, Farmingdale State College becomes the only institution of higher learning in New York State to offer the Air Force ROTC (AFROTC) academic minor in aerospace studies.
Governor Cuomo Announces $6.6 Million to Create Infrastructure, Transportation and Security Center at Farmingdale State College
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that $6.6 million in Round IV NYSUNY 2020 funding will be awarded to establish the Infrastructure, Transportation and Security Center at Farmingdale State College. The Center will take an academic focus on strengthening security at regional infrastructure and transportation systems and train students in related fields of study.
Farmingdale State College Mourns the Loss of Professor Emeritus Lou Howard
Lou Howard, founding chair of aviation studies at Farmingdale State College, and the first inductee in the college's Aviation Hall of Fame, has died at the age of 92. Dr. Howard helped launch what was then known as the aerospace technology department, which has grown over the years from a two-year to a four-year degree program.
Farmingdale State College To Hold Alumni Awards Dinner Next March 31
Farmingdale State College's annual Alumni Awards Dinner has been scheduled for March 31, 2016, at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. Highlights of the event will be the presentation of a Lifetime Achievement Award to Farmingdale President Hubert Keen and the Judith M. McEvoy Alumnus of the Year Award to world-famous comic book illustrator John Romita Jr. '76.
Animated-Film Character Designer Peter de Sève to Exhibit, Speak at Farmingdale State College
Internationally acclaimed award-winning Illustrator and animated-film character designer Peter de Sève, whose hit films include the blockbuster Ice Age series, Mulan, and Finding Nemo, is coming to Farmingdale State College's Memorial Gallery beginning Monday, November 23 and running through Friday, January 8.