Nexus Center Applied Learning Events

The Sherwin-Williams Sales Competition 2020 SUNY Challenge

Friday, March 27, 2020
Farmingdale State College - Campus Center Ballroom

This SUNY-wide applied learning entrepreneurship competition is open to undergraduate students of all SUNY schools.
FSC students participating will receive applied learning graduation credit.
Cash prizes will be awarded!
First place team: $3,000. Second place team: $2,000. Third place team: $1,000.

Competition Deadlines:
January 31, 2020 – Intent to Participate Application Forms Due
February 28, 2020 – Written Expanded Executive Summaries Due
March 27, 2020 – Competition & Award Ceremony at Farmingdale State College
*NOTE: Each student team must have at least 2-4 members, and teams must secure a faculty/staff mentor to serve as a Team Advisor.
Interested individuals should review the full application information and competition details.

Past Events

  • 2019 Innovation Challenge: Organized by the School of Business (special thanks to Dr. Jing Betty Feng), and sponsored by PSEG Long Island, the FSC Nexus Center for Applied Learning & Career Development, and the Board of Innovation, students participated in interdisciplinary teams to compete for cash prizes in an "Ideation" competition to provide innovative solutions.
  • Nexus Center Service Day Fall 2019: The Nexus Center and International Education and Programs partnered with Community Legal Advocates of NY to present the FSC Day of Service and Advocacy, an event that addressed current immigration issues and earned student participants credit for the college's Applied Learning Graduation Requirement:

The Campus Times: "Students Tackle Immigration Issues, Earn Credit at Day of Service and Advocacy"
The Campus Times: "Earn Applied Learning Credit at Day of Service and Advocacy"

View and apply to approved Co-curricular Activities and Nexus Center Experiences in the "Applied Learning Co-curricular Activities" unit on the Axiom Database