Press Releases

June 2019 Press Releases

Student-Driven Service and Leadership come Full Circle, SUNY Cobleskill makes $2,000 Contribution to Regional Foodbank

Cobleskill, NY – SUNY Cobleskill this week presented a check for more than $2,000 to the Regional Foodbank of Northeastern New York. The contribution, presented by student-representatives, is a sum generated by a series of initiatives spearheaded by the student-body, that include personal care, food, and money drives throughout the Spring 2019 Semester. The Regional Foodbank is able to purchase one pound of food for $0.16, making the $2004.85 total presented Tuesday sufficient for the Foodbank to purchase 12,530 lbs. of food. Read the full release on Media Hub >>


The Premier In-Season Grazing Conference Returns: Grasstravaganza 2019 Comes to SUNY Cobleskill July 25 – 27

Cobleskill, NY – SUNY Cobleskill is hosting Grasstravaganza, the premier in-season grazing conference, at the College Thursday, July 25, through Saturday, July 27, in cooperation with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA-NRCS), Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE), and New York Grazing Coalition. The theme of this year’s conference is “Health and Resiliency from Soil to Table.” Read the full release on Media Hub >>


May 2019 Press Releases

SUNY Cobleskill – NYS DEC Agreement will Enhance Statewide Conservation, Add New Member to College Faculty

Cobleskill, NY – SUNY Cobleskill and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) have entered into an agreement to collaborate on projects for the conservation and management of freshwater fish and mussels in New York State. The five-year memorandum of understanding awards $604,000 from the DEC to support five distinct projects on which the College and DEC will work together. Read the full release on Media Hub >>