General FM News


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

Faculty Named SUNY Chancellor’s Award Recipients

May 24, 2016 — FM is pleased to announce Cindy Close, Assistant Professor and Director of Radiologic Technology and Mary-Jo Ferrauilo-Davis, Director of Advisement, Counseling and Testing as this year’s SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence recipients. Ferrauilo-Davis has been named the … Read More

A Personal Experience on Auditing a Course at FM

May 18, 2016 — Submitted By Cdr. Rafael L. Polo, USN (Ret) I walked towards the classroom with a little bit of trepidation. I had not been around students in many years. You see, I am senior citizen auditing a class at Fulton-Montgomery Community College (FM). I arrived early and sat way in the … Read More

Student Artists Awarded

May 17, 2016 — FM held its annual Students’ Works Art Show April 29-May 13.  The exhibition contained 41 works of art selected from over 115 works submitted for judging by regional artist and retired Dolgeville High school art educator Holly Flood. The juror made the selections for the … Read More

Fall 2016 Orientation for Commuter Students

May 16, 2016 — Congratulations on your decision to attend FM starting in the Fall 2016 semester. Orientation is required for all new students. Below is registration information on attending the new commuter student orientation program to learn about college success strategies. Make your transition … Read More

Summer Academy 2016

May 16, 2016 — “Oh, I’m so bored!” is NOT the phrase you will be hearing from your child, grandchild, or nieces and nephews if you send them to FM’s Summer Academy this year.  The College is currently accepting registration applications.  The Summer Academy includes full-day workshops … Read More

Joshua Young – Breaking Gender Stereotypes at FM

May 11, 2016 — Like many young men, Joshua Young attended college straight from high school and chose an educational path that was heavily influenced by his family’s advice. His family knew Josh was skilled with working on computers and recognized the growing job opportunities in the area. … Read More

FM Announces Office Closures During Active Shooter Drill

May 9, 2016 — FM will be holding an Active Shooter Drill on the campus on Wednesday, May 18 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Employees will be assigned various duties throughout the drill; some will act as students, others as faculty, and some as victims.  Local law enforcement, … Read More

FM Announces Commencement Speakers

May 5, 2016 — FM’s annual commencement ceremony will be held on Friday, May 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the Physical Education Building with doors opening at 6:00 p.m.  There are 474 candidates for graduation.  Graduates will be led by the Schenectady Pipe Band, an annual tradition of the … Read More