Tag Archives: SUNY Geneseo

Tom Matthews leaves a legacy of leadership at SUNY Geneseo (access required)

Tom Matthews (Photo by Keith Walters)

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Thirty-eight thousand. That’s a conservative estimate of how many workshops in leadership that SUNY Geneseo students have taken under Tom Matthews’ direction. The founder of the Geneseo Opportunities for Leadership Development program, or GOLD, Matthews knows that number because he ...

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Four local colleges are top producers of Fulbright students (access required)

Four local and regional institutions are on lists for producing the most Fulbright students—students who win a Fulbright scholarship to study abroad—in 2017-18. The four are the State University College at Geneseo, Nazareth College, University of Rochester and Hobart and ...

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Business dean dismissed at SUNY Geneseo (access required)

Rotondo (Credit: SUNY Geneseo)

According to faculty and alumni sources, the dean of the business school at the State University College at Geneseo has been removed from her administrative position by college President Denise A. Battles. Neither Denise Rotondo, who has been dean at the business school since 2014, nor Battles, who came to Geneseo in 2015, were immediately available for comment. Apparently Rotondo is continuing on as a member of the faculty, but the specifics of that position were unavailable. A college spokesman said the administration plans to announce the change soon to the business school’s faculty and staff.

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Best college buys include University of Rochester (access required)

The University of Rochester, in conjunction with UR Medicine, employs 30,142 people in the Rochester area.

Several local and regional colleges have made the Kiplinger’s list of 2018 Best College Values. University of Rochester ranked the highest of local schools, at 30th out of 100 private schools and 94th out of 300 schools overall. Among public ...

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