News and Updates

  • Chapel spire flanked by fall foliage
    On November 8, Colgate University joined in a nationwide celebration of first-generation college students. Anthony Wright ’20, Diana Flores ’20, and Arturo Max Longoria ’21 are among those community members who are the first in their families to attend college.
    December 10, 2019
  • An exterior photo of Benton Hall, Colgate's new home for the Office of Career Services.
    Colgate University’s commitment to a more sustainable future is earning state and national recognition as Benton Hall is now the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) New York Green Building of the Year, and Jane Pinchin Hall and Burke Hall have earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold status.
    December 9, 2019
  • Colgate Director of Sustainability John Pumilio is the latest community member to be featured on Colgate's newest podcast, 13.
    Join Colgate Director of Sustainability John Pumilio to learn about the history of Colgate’s 10-year journey toward becoming the first carbon-neutral University in New York State. Discover what a carbon credit really is all about, and find some simple new ways to be a better steward of the Earth in your own life. 
    December 9, 2019
  • Liberty Kids students at Hamilton Central School
    As a child, Hannah Spotts ’20, absolutely loved reading. Now, she shares her enthusiasm for the written word with local students as a Liberty Kids volunteer.
    November 28, 2019
  • Oneida Shushe ’19 demonstrates proper brushing technique to classroom of students
    After graduating in May 2019 with a degree in molecular biology, Shushe spent seven weeks in the Republic of Kosovo presenting her Bigger Smiles Project on oral health to children and teenagers, funded by Davis Projects for Peace.
    November 26, 2019
  • Colgate University is the No. 1 baccalaureate institution for mid-length, off-campus study participation according to the newly released Open Doors Report published by the Institute of International Education with funding from the U.S. Department of State.
    November 18, 2019