Trading Spaces
Aug15

Trading Spaces

Take a tour of the most beloved and new spaces where students gather to study, snooze or defy gravity. While Geneseo has evolved, one thing hasn’t changed: a desire for student study and community space. Join us for a walk-through and sample some of Geneseo’s tried and true — and new — favorite study and gathering spots on campus.  Bailey Hall main lobby  The sweeping renovations on the 1966 Bailey Hall included much needed updates to...

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Living the Dance
Apr05

Living the Dance

Seven questions with Geneseo Dance Ensemble member Emily Ellmann. As the Geneseo Dance Ensemble celebrates its 50th anniversary this April, Emily Ellmann ’18 has found joy practicing and performing with the group since her freshman year. The ensemble, she says, has inspired her to take new challenges, and nurtured her creative side. This year, Ellmann has showcased her own choreography and is collaborating with Geneseo Dance Ensemble...

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The Junior Ice Knights
Apr04

The Junior Ice Knights

Geneseo hockey players team up with a youth club on and off the ice. Hockey practice might not be the place where you’d think to find examples of what makes Geneseo a great community. But, when the team comes off the ice after practice, there’s a special interaction that occurs — one that’s been forged for more than 15 years. As the team exits, they cross paths with a scurry of pint-sized hockey players, the Junior Ice Knights, whose...

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… If it Ain’t Got That Swing
Apr04

… If it Ain’t Got That Swing

Jazz-Era Swing is back in style — a student club revives ’20s dance moves. It’s 7 p.m. in Sturges, and “Just Sitting and a Rockin” by Duke Ellington can be heard through the halls. Although it’s 2018, it’s swing dance time. Members of the Geneseo Swing Dance club form a giant circle for a group stretch before more experienced student dancers demonstrate a few new moves, and share the history of the dance. They focus on the...

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Video: Deep Freeze
Apr01

Video: Deep Freeze

Members of Alpha Chi Rho fraternity camp out each winter to raise money for the American Cancer Society. Listen to the guys and see how they make the most out of every night in the Deep...

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Video: Community Round-up
Apr01

Video: Community Round-up

Geneseo builds and celebrates community many ways. Discover some with our videos of projects and initiatives: Community Sing MLK Jr. Day of Service Main Street Bash...

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High Rises on Campus
Dec01

High Rises on Campus

Step into the time machine! Though high-waisted jeans may have peaked in the 1980s, they are making a strong comeback. Clothes that emphasized the waistline were all the rage at New York Fashion Week 2018.

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Video: Research in the Woods
Dec01

Video: Research in the Woods

Freshmen in the First-Year Immersion program collect water samples from Wolf Creek to help determine overall habitat health in Letchworth State Park. Students spend three days before classes getting introduced to the area, life at Geneseo, research and each other.

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Seeing the Light
Dec01

Seeing the Light

Everyone knows about Geneseo sunsets: Many evenings, nature’s show is the best show in town. While most students and visitors watch from the gazebo, some students have a secret advantage to viewing the oranges and pinks over the valley — from their rooms. Scott Williams ’20, a political science and geography major, has one of those rooms. When selecting where he was going to live, this perk was something he never anticipated at Genesee Residence Hall.

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