Monthly Archives: May 2011

 

FM Announces Diversity Poster Contest Winners

Johnstown – Fulton-Montgomery Community College recently announced the recipients for the Annual Diversity Poster Contest.  The contest is open to all FM students; giving them the opportunity to submit drawings, graphic designs, or photography work depicting the diverse student population on-campus. This year’s recipients include 1st place recipient Marlaina Wing of Johnstown for her piece […]

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FM’s Fulmont Association of College Educators Awards Scholarships

Johnstown, NY – Each year, FM’s faculty and professional staff, all members of the Fulmont Association of College Educators (F.A.C.E.), raise monies to fund scholarships to be awarded to students based on outstanding academic success. This year, five students were awarded with $500.00 scholarships provided by F.A.C.E. and acknowledged at the Phi Theta Kappa Academic […]

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Graduation Thoughts

By Dr. Dustin Swanger As we prepare for the Class of 2011 graduation, I have been reflecting on the prospects for these fine young men and women. They have completed their college level work and now will transfer to a university or begin to look for work in their field of study. What does their […]

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School’s Out for Summer?

By Michael V. Daly While the finishing touches are still being applied to the end of the spring 2011 semester at FM, marking the end of the traditional academic year, the Librarians at the Evans Library have plans to make the most of FM’s summer session.  Like the hundreds of students who take advantage of […]

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FM’s Criminal Justice Club Announces Raffle Winners

Johnstown, NY – FM’s Criminal Justice Club recently held a $1600 Tuition Raffle Fundraiser on-campus.  Throughout the spring semester, club members sold tickets to students and community members for $5 each to win one of several prizes including a top prize of $1600 cash.  The Club raised over $2700 for this fundraiser. The drawing was […]

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Challenge and Support

By Jeremy Sherman The 2010-2011 academic year is almost over and I am reflecting upon my first year at FM and my first year as a new professional in higher education.  Commencement is drawing closer and it soon will be time to say goodbye to many students that I have gotten to know very well […]

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FM Student Receives John D. Vadney Mathematics Scholarship

Johnstown – Michael Natole was recently named the recipient of the John D. Vadney Mathematics Scholarship Award at FM.  This scholarship is awarded to a student who appreciates Mathematics as a field of study in its own right and has demonstrated interest, commitment, understanding, and high academic ability in upper level FM Mathematics courses. The […]

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An Education is Priceless

By Amy Radik When Jennifer Barlow was 16, she opted to start college through the Summer Excellence and Early Admissions Program at FM.  “I considered myself very lucky to have the option of getting a head start on my college education, and enjoyed the challenges I faced when I enrolled,” says Jennifer.  “It was great […]

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Students Awarded at Phi Theta Kappa Ceremony

Johnstown, NY – On Thursday, May 26, Fulton-Montgomery Community College hosted its 37th Phi Theta Kappa Academic Awards Ceremony.  Over 60 scholarships and awards were granted to FM students. Phi Theta Kappa is the official international honor society of two-year colleges.  FM’s Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, Alpha Alpha Upsilon, was founded in 1975.  To […]

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