Stephie Safari

Mission to succeed: Stephie rises to the challenge in the Honors Program

Stephie isn’t afraid to test herself, which is why she decided to enroll in the academically challenging Honors Program at SUNY Broome. “I was very interested in the opportunity to challenge myself,” she said. “It is definitely a challenging course load, and also an opportunity to stay on track.”

Left to right: SUNY Broome President Kevin E. Drumm, Assemblywoman Donna Lupardo, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Broome County Executive Jason Garnar on the steps of the former Carnegie Library.

Taking shape: State Assembly to pursue additional funding for the SUNY Broome Culinary Arts and Events Center

When it’s all done, the new SUNY Broome Culinary Arts and Events Center will feature amenities including garde manger and production kitchens, state-of-the-art classroom space, a fabrication lab for the Events Management program, a fully equipped beverage lab for mixology classes, a full-dining room, a computer lab, a state-of-the-art lecture hall for cooking demonstrations, office space, student lounges and a proposed community education cooking studio — along with historic charm.

The campus community gathers to remember 9/11.

Never forget: SUNY Broome remembers 9/11

On Tuesday, the SUNY Broome campus gathered to remember the events of 9/11 and offer its gratitude to the police officers, firefighters and other first responders who respond to disasters, even at the risk of their own lives.

David Omigbodun

Serving communities: David helps those in need in Puerto Rico and Nigeria

An international student from Nigeria, David is committed to service in his home country and has worked on a wide array of initiatives, from distributing mosquito nets to stem the spread of malaria to planting trees to combat climate change. When he learned of an opportunity to contribute to relief efforts in Puerto Rico, the SUNY Broome student jumped at the chance.

Anthony Hanakovic

Divine art: In the shadow of the masters, a new one emerges

With their religious themes, deep shadows and stunning realism, these dramatic oil paintings could come directly from the 17th century, perhaps hung on the walls of a museum. While they were inspired by Baroque masters such as Caravaggio, Rembrandt and Velázquez, they were actually created in the past five years by SUNY Broome alumnus Anthony Hanakovic.

Student Shyanne Carlton (left) is helped by Professor Diane O'Heron during Move-In Day.

Settling In: Campus welcomes students during Move-In Day 2018

SUNY Broome’s Student Village is home to 360 resident students, as well as 10 resident assistants and two residence directors, Alexandria Donkor and Justin Banks-McDowell. Now in its fifth year, Move-In has evolved into a seamless dance of cars, laundry carts and smiling volunteers, who help students in every way they can, including hauling heavy items.