General FM News

 

Early Admissions Program Inspires FM Grad’s Career Choice

August 29, 2014 — Amy Radik Courtney Egelston grew up in Glen, NY on her family’s dairy farm. She attended FM as an Early Admission student while a senior at Fonda-Fultonville High School. “I took basic college requirements at FM to get those classes out of the way before transferring,” says … Read More

Brown Transportation Provides Bus Service for FM

August 27, 2014 — FM has contracted with Brown Coach Transportation to provide bus service to the College for Amsterdam-area students who require it. Pick up and drop off locations are as follows: Run #1 (Monday – Friday) will pick up students at 7:15 a.m. at the Riverfront Center; 7:16 a.m. from the … Read More

Classes Begin September 2nd

August 26, 2014 — Click here for Student Orientation Information (PDF) Click here for Parent Orientation Information (PDF) … Read More

Building S.T.E.M. Connections within the Community

August 21, 2014 — Laurie Lazinski “When are we ever going to use this in ‘real’ life?” is a question I have heard countless times during my career teaching middle school Biology and now college Chemistry. The answer is S.T.E.M.! S.T.E.M. stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and … Read More

Enroll for Fall

August 20, 2014 — Classes begin September 2, 2014.  Apply online Today! … Read More

FM Instructor Receives Two Grants; Awards to Impact FM’s Physics and Astronomy Outreach with K-12 Students and Teachers

August 19, 2014 — A Fulton-Montgomery Community College Instructor has been awarded a Physics-Astronomy outreach grant from the New York State Section of the American Physical Society (NYSS-APS), and a Bauder Fund grant from the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT). The grants, totaling over … Read More

Teaching Citizenship

August 19, 2014 — Dr. Dustin Swanger Since the early establishment of higher education institutions, teaching students to be good citizens has been a founding principle. There continues to be the belief that colleges and universities have, as one of their responsibilities, preparing students to be … Read More

The Compassionate Community

August 11, 2014 — John van Bladel Compassion is a practically acquired knowledge, like dancing. You must do it and practice diligently day by day. -Karen Armstrong As a psychology instructor at FM, some of my teachings focus on compassion. What is compassion? Compassion is the wish to relieve the … Read More

FM Acceptance Day Today!

August 7, 2014 — Come to Instant Acceptance Day today to FAST TRACK your enrollment. Click here for complete details. … Read More

Higher Education Begins In Early Childhood

July 31, 2014 — Ann M. Day Celebrating the twentieth anniversary of the opening of our childcare facility, the childcare program at FM, which is operated by the Fulton County YMCA, has grown and evolved into a special place for early childhood education. Originally housed in a college classroom, the … Read More