New Suffolk County Community College Alumni Benefit: Montem Outdoor Gear & Hiking Equipment

Montem Montem Outdoor Gear & Hiking Equipment Suffolk County Community College alumni save 10% on your purchases. A portion of each purchase using the alumni link supports the Suffolk Community College Foundation.

Are you interested in connecting with over 130,000 alumni? Send your business information to alumni@sunysuffolk.edu


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2/6/19 Suffolk County Asian American Advisory Board 7th Annual Chinese New Year Celebration

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2/6/19 Suffolk County Asian American Advisory Board

7th Annual Chinese New Year Celebration

Holiday Inn Express Stony Brook

3131 Nesconset Hwy

Centereach, New York 11720

Suffolk County Community College congratulates

our Trustee Belinda Pagdanganan and Faculty Vera Hu-Hyneman

(Philippines)

Belinda Pagdanganan – Board Member

Bel holds a degree in MBA from Dowling College, a BA in Economics from the University of the Philippines, and is working towards a Masters degree in Technology from the New York Institute of Technology. Bel has over 20 years of management and field experience in emergency planning, disaster preparedness and response.  She worked in emergency planning for the Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant and then focused on utility preparedness under the former LILCO/KeySpan Corporation.   In 2005, Bel accepted the position as Suffolk County’s Director of Emergency Preparedness and later as Deputy Commissioner of Suffolk County’s Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services.  She returned to National Grid (formerly KeySpan) in May 2008 as a Manager in Community and Government Relations.

Bel is a volunteer firefighter with the Brentwood Fire Department and currently holds the rank of Captain of their Fire Prevention Company.  She is also a member of the Asian Leadership Association in National Grid.

 
(Taiwan)

 Vera Hu-Hyneman – Board Member

Born in central Taiwan, Vera Hu-Hyneman came to the United States in 1993 and received his Master of Science in Mathematics from Penn State University in 2002. She is married and has a fantastic 10-year-old son who likes baseball, snowball fights, science and video games. 

Vera is a professor of mathematics at the Suffolk County Community Colleges Selden Campus, a past vice president and president of the Taiwanese American Association on Long Island and current director of The Little Dragons an after school (Saturday) Chinese Language program in the Middle Country School District.

Vera joined the advisory board in 2010.

Source: Suffolk County Asian American Advisory Board

Support Students: Take a chance to win 2 tickets to the PGA Championship Final Round!

golfcalltowin-2019Take a chance to win 2 tickets to the PGA Championship Final Round!
May 19, 2019 (Final Round)
Tickets are $10 each
Winner will be notified by May 1, 2019
To purchase tickets, call the
Suffolk Community College Foundation office at 631-451-4458.

Only persons 18 years of age or older can purchase raffle tickets. Winner is responsible for all taxes and other expenses associated with the acceptance and/or use of the prize. Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of valid entries received. Raffle tickets are not a tax deductible gift. NYS GC 47-2020499-06776

https://sunysuffolk.thankyou4caring.org/golf


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2/7/19 Battle of L.I. Suffolk vs. Nassau

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February 7, 2019

Suffolk County Community College, Brookhaven Gym

Alumni and Friends, wear your Suffolk gear to cheer our Sharks onto victory!


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Suffolk Federal Credit Union Announces Scholarships to Make Dream of Attending Suffolk Community College Possible

For Immediate Release: January 9, 2019

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Suffolk Federal is offering local Suffolk County students a wonderful opportunity to win academic scholarships to Suffolk County Community College to ensure their hopes of attending college can come true.

Through this program and partnership, six scholarships will be awarded from $5,000 or $10,000 each. Applications must be completed online and submitted by April 26, 2019. If selected as a recipient for any of the scholarships, the student must become a member of Suffolk Federal at the time of award ceremony.

Students can access information and apply at the following links:

“A fundamental commitment for Suffolk Federal is to support our younger generation and help them reach their full potential as they fulfill their dream of attending college,” explains Ralph D. Spencer, Jr. President and CEO of Suffolk Federal. “Each year, we provide financial support to dedicated students who are passionate about their education to off-set academic expenses and mobilize the students as they begin their college experience and future career goals. We’re excited to partner with Suffolk County Community College for this program in 2019,” he continued.

“We are grateful for the generous support of Suffolk Federal, their visionary President & CEO Ralph Spencer, their caring and engaged Board of Directors and the dozens of Suffolk County Community College alumni employed at this leading not-for-profit financial institution,” said Dr. Shaun L. McKay, President of Suffolk County Community College. “These scholarships will provide opportunities for Suffolk’s promising students to follow their individual pathways to success. They celebrate the generosity of Suffolk Federal, the compassion of EMT Michael Reilly and the honor and sacrifice of LT Michael Murphy.”

“These scholarships will transform the lives of Suffolk’s hard-working students,” advised Dr. Sylvia A. Diaz, Executive Director of the Suffolk Community College Foundation. “We look forward to growing our partnership with Suffolk Federal, an institution which shares our mission to build our community, support our local workforce and advance our regional economy”. This year, academic scholarship opportunities will total $35,000, an increase from the $20,000 which were awarded by Suffolk Federal last year.

This year’s academic scholarships include:

• Suffolk Federal Scholarship Suffolk Federal will award four scholarships of $5,000 each ($2,500 will be awarded to recipients in the fall of 2019 and $2,500 will be awarded to the recipients in the spring 2020).

Eligibility: High-school seniors who are residents of Suffolk County with a minimum GPA of 77. The student must demonstrate involvement in an extracurricular activity and/or community service. The student must also submit an essay of no more than 250 words explaining their eligibility and how they will benefit from receiving this scholarship.

• The Michael E. Reilly Foundation Memorial Scholarship for Excellence in Fire Science and Emergency Medical Technology Suffolk Federal will award one scholarship of $5,000 to a new full-time student. ($2,500 will be awarded to the recipient in the fall of 2019 and $2,500 will be awarded to the recipient in the spring 2020).

Eligibility: Student must volunteer with the Suffolk County Fire Department, volunteer with a local EMS or be enrolled in a Fire Protection Technology to EMT Paramedic program at Suffolk County Community College in the fall of 2019. The student must submit an essay of no more than 250 words explaining their eligibility and how they will benefit from receiving this scholarship.

• Navy SEAL LT Michael P. Murphy Memorial Scholarship One high school senior becoming a new full-time student will be awarded $10,000. $5,000 will be provided by the LT Michael P. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Foundation and matched by Suffolk Federal for a total of $10,000. ($5,000 will be awarded to the recipient during the 2019-2020 academic year and $5,000 will be awarded to the same recipient during the 2020-2021 academic year).

Eligibility: High-school senior who is a resident of Suffolk County with a minimum GPA of 77. The student must demonstrate involvement in a school sport, extracurricular activity and/or involvement at a community-based organization. Education provides endless opportunities for a student’s future and is a gift which will impact a student throughout his/her life.

“The Navy SEAL LT Michael Murphy Memorial Scholarship Foundation is honored to partner with Suffolk Federal in awarding a scholarship to a deserving high school graduate who is a member of this wonderful banking institution,” said Daniel J. Murphy, father of the late Navy SEAL LT Michael P. Murphy and Suffolk Federal Supervisory Committee Member.

“Michael’s favorite saying was ‘Education will set you free’ and this joint scholarship program with Suffolk Federal continues Michael’s legacy of service and sacrifice. We feel that this scholarship is a perfect way to honor his passion.” “Education and knowledge provide the power which a student can use to accomplish great things in the world. We are excited to offer The Michael E. Reilly Scholarship to a deserving student in memory of our son Michael, who lost his life when home on leave from the Coast Guard,” explained Edward J. Reilly, father of the late Michael E. Reilly and Treasurer at Suffolk Federal. “It is one way we can not only honor Michael’s life, but support the leadership, accomplishments, passion and talents of our students, empowering them to achieve success,” he continued.

About the Suffolk Community College Foundation
The Suffolk Community College Foundation is an independent, not-for-profit, charitable organization committed to supporting student access to quality education and vocational skill training by providing scholarships, emergency loans and funding for program development. Additionally, the Foundation seeks to engage alumni to maintain their connection to the college, to support foundation events, philanthropy, student mentorship and internship opportunities. The Foundation awards more than $625,000 annually in direct student scholarship support.

Source: Suffolk County Community College



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6/24/19 36th Annual Suffolk Community College Foundation Golf Classic

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Monday, June 24, 2019
Nissequogue Golf Club
21 Golf Club Rd, St James, NY 11780

36th Annual Suffolk Community College Foundation Golf Classic

Benefiting student scholarships, emergency student loans and student success.

For reservations and committee information please contact:

The Foundation Office: 631-451-4458 Or via e-mail at Golf@sunysuffolk.edu

Schedule of Events

Rain or Shine

10:00 AM Registration and Breakfast

10:00 AM Driving Range and Putting Green Open

11:30 AM Shotgun Start (Scramble format)

5:00 PM Cocktail Reception

6:00 PM Awards Dinner

REGISTER HERE

View photos from 2018 Golf Classic

Download Sponsorship information (PDF)

Download Foundation W9 (PDF)

Listen to the 2018 Suffolk Internet Radio Public Service Announcement produced by current student Joe Adelmann


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