General FM News


FM Named “Gem of Distinction”

June 22, 2016 — FM was recently named one of six recipients in the 2016 “Gems of Distinction – Six County Regional Showcase” by The Genesis Group. This recognition embodies the future of New York, and in particular, the Mohawk Valley Region in Upstate New York.  The Gems of Distinction … Read More

Always Continue to Learn

June 22, 2016 — by Amy Radik Shayne Bornt went to Amsterdam High School “back in the old days when telephones still had cords and artists like C & C Music Factory and Paula Abdul ruled the charts,” he says. “Circumstances and one major injury led me to FM,” he explains. “When I fell at … Read More

The Two Year Interview

June 22, 2016 — by Kullen Bailey I began my journey in the Radiologic Technology program at Fulton-Montgomery Community College right out of high school in the fall of 2012. I was eager to learn new things, nervous for what the future had in store for me, and excited to start a new path to meet new … Read More

Exciting Summer Program Offerings at FM!

June 7, 2016 — by Emily Spraggs FM’s Summer Academy is coming soon! We have put together an exciting schedule of classes that will make parents wish they could participate, too! I started at the Summer Academy as a participant, then as a volunteer, and later was hired as a camp counselor.  I … Read More

FM Golf Classic Results

June 1, 2016 — FM’s 23rd Annual Golf Classic, held May 25 at Rolling Hills Country Club, raised just over $30,000 to support scholarships and capital projects through the Foundation of FM. “We give huge thanks to our sponsors and golfers for their continued support of this fundraising … Read More

The Quest for Success

June 1, 2016 — by Jennifer Pendleton Oftentimes when people set the goal of enhancing and celebrating diversity on campus, they consider programs aimed at supporting students of different racial, ethnic, religious, socio-economic, or gender identity cohorts.  One group that often gets overlooked in … Read More

Spring Dean’s List Announced

May 31, 2016 — Dr. Greg Truckenmiller, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at FM, announces that the following students have been recognized by the College with the inclusion of their name to the Dean’s List for Spring 2016.  They have earned this honor by the attainment of a semester … Read More

FM and HFM Recognize Top Area Students

May 31, 2016 — FM, in partnership with Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES, hosted a dinner on Monday, May 23 at the HFM BOCES Conference Center to recognize the top five students from high schools in the Fulton and Montgomery County Regions.  Students were recognized for their academic and personal … Read More

FM Athletes Winning in the Classroom

May 24, 2016 — by Chris Rogers Student-athletes on college campuses are often tasked with excelling both on the athletic field as well as excelling in the classroom. This can be challenging. As the Coordinator for Student Athlete Academic Success at Fulton-Montgomery Community College, I am very … Read More

PTK Awards Ceremony Honors Students

May 24, 2016 — FM recently held its 42nd Annual Phi Theta Kappa Academic Awards Ceremony in the College Theatre.  Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) is the official international honor society of two-year colleges.  FM’s chapter of PTK, Alpha Alpha Upsilon, was founded in 1975.  To become eligible for … Read More