General FM News

 

Being Part of the Community

July 18, 2017 — by Mary Donohue, Professor and Library Director  Two years ago, the Evans Library embarked on a journey that sought to bring additional library and college resources to the FM community.  Through the American Library Association and FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) … Read More

On Social Media, Context is Key

July 12, 2017 — by Jason Radalin On June 11, Fox News Insider (the official blog of Fox News Channel) posted a story with the headline, “NYC Play Appears to Depict Assassination of Trump.” The first line of the article, which is still available online, reads, “A New York City play appears to … Read More

Peers Engaged in Reinforcing your Knowledge and Skills or PERKS

July 5, 2017 — by Ellie Fosmire The Carl D. Perkins grant, designed to support college students in vocational majors, is currently providing funds to provide tutoring for students in Criminal Justice, Digital-Media Technology, Electrical Technology, Health Studies, Nursing, and Radiological … Read More

What Are You Going To Be When You Grow Up?

June 27, 2017 — by Chris Rogers  What are you going to be when you grow up? In my role as an academic advisor here at FM, I have asked this question more times than I can count.  This question is meant to make the student think about what type of career they would like to pursue.  Their answer … Read More

Free Speech on Campus

June 26, 2017 — by Dr. Dustin Swanger There has been a lot in the media recently about speakers with a conservative message who were scheduled to speak on college campuses but through one action or another were not able to speak. Whether these speakers were cancelled by the administration or whether … Read More

Foundation Hosts 5th Friday Series

June 14, 2017 — Join the Foundation for its 5th Friday Series… click here for the details! 5 Friday June … Read More

Put Down the Electronics & Come to Summer Academy!

June 14, 2017 — by Amy Radik Want to get the kids off electronic devices and into some fresh air? FM’s Summer Academy is the place to send them!  Registration is now open for Fulton-Montgomery Community College’s Summer Academy!  Beginning Monday, July 10, students entering grades 3 – 8 can … Read More

We Don’t Need More Lebron James’

June 6, 2017 — Lourdes Thebaud Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the 6th Annual STEM Solutions National Leadership Conference in San Diego, California. Professionals from academia, private and public sectors, and government agencies shared initiatives and best practices for STEM … Read More

Progressive Attitudes, Driven by Necessity

May 31, 2017 — by Julia Merritt Each year the Association for Computing Machinery-Women (ACM-W) promotes the academic, social and professional growth for technical women. ACM-W, with the help of generous sponsors such as Google, Oracle, Microsoft Research, Wegmans, CDPHP, RIT, and others, unite a … Read More

FM Summer Activities for Students entering 3rd to 8th Grades

May 25, 2017 — Great News!  The 2017 Summer schedules for grades 3 through 8 are now available. Click below to see all the exciting things happening this summer! Summer Academy Basketball Camp On Site Insight … Read More