General FM News


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

Graduate High School with a College Degree!

July 29, 2014 — Amy Radik Emily Spraggs is a 2014 graduate of both Broadalbin-Perth High School and Fulton-Montgomery Community College. She came to FM as an Early Admission student with no intentions on earning a degree from the College; however, once she realized she could earn enough credits to do … Read More

CNA/HHA Training

July 25, 2014 — Starts on September 9th click here additional information. … Read More

Smart Scholars Recognized

July 22, 2014 — FM hosted a Smart Scholars Graduate Recognition Reception to recognize the first cohort of graduates of the Smart Scholars early college high school program. The Smart Scholars program is a New York State Education Department (NYSED) grant partnership between the Greater Amsterdam … Read More