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CURCA Receives $50,000 Grant from Hearst Foundation

Siena’s Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity received a $50,000 grant for team-based research from the William Randolph Hearst Foundation. The project, titled “TeamBILD,” will focus on big issues and leading-edge discovery for topics...

New Student Lounge Opens to Rave Reviews

Siena’s new student lounge Casey’s is a hit with students. It opened in September in Sarazen Student Union and features a large, open room with comfortable seating, a performance stage, game room, coffee shop and lunch service. Casey’s satisfies...

Students Share Undergraduate Research with the Community

By Angelina Castro ’16 Siena College celebrated its annual Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Summer Symposium in the Maloney Great Room on September 26. Siena students shared with the community the faculty-led research they...

Campaign Q&A: Ellen Villafuerte ’15

Welcome to Campaign Q&A, a series of interviews with Siena community members integral to Living Our Tradition: The Campaign for Siena College. This week’s interview subject is Ellen Villafuerte ’15, a biology major who spent three weeks in the...

Siena’s Stack Center is Open for Business

Though the Stack Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship has been engaging Siena students for four years, teaching them about business and starting new ventures, it has not had a dedicated space on campus – until now. The Stack Center was formally...

Alumni Wedding Donates to Scholarship

For Kelly Peckholdt ’10 and Kevin Flood ’10, August 29 was a big day. The couple, who met freshman year in Ryan Hall at Siena College, got married and began their life together. In true Siena fashion, they used their wedding as a way to help others,...

Siena Moves up on “Best Colleges” List

Siena College continues to be recognized as a “best” college and is ranked among the top tier of liberal arts colleges on the 2015 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges list. Siena improved its ranking, moving from #126 to #113. Siena’s overall...

Environmental Studies Student Researches Local Water Quality

By Rebecca Davis ’15 While many people spend their summers trying to avoid bugs, Siena College environmental science major Nick McCloskey ’17 has spent his looking for them. Under the supervision of Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies Mary...

Siena Senior Gift Exceeds Goal for Third Straight Year

Siena’s Senior Gift has brought in $12,716, exceeding its goal for the third straight year. Students on the Senior Gift Committee chose to donate the funds to the Grotto, joining the Classes of 2005 and 2006 in supporting the outdoor prayer space being...

The Dr. Elina Burstyn Woman’s Health Scholarship

Siena College is proud to announce that Dr. Dmitry Burshteyn and Dr. Elina Burstyn have established The Dr. Elina Burstyn Woman’s Health Scholarship in support of Siena College. It will be awarded based upon academic merit. Scholarships can be established...