"Today we're seeing that climate change is about more than a few unseasonably mild winters or hot summers."
-- Barack Obama
Farmingdale State College
Mission Statement: Farmingdale State is the only public college on Long Island to offer a comprehensive base of programs in the Applied Sciences and Technology. The College prepares students to be real-life problem solvers in traditional as well as emerging fields so that, upon graduation, their contributions to the economic vitality of the region, state, and nation are demonstrated. The educational experience at the College is centered on building a foundation of knowledge along with an appreciation of culture, ethics, esthetics, and diversity that empowers the graduate for continuous intellectual and personal development throughout life. The dedicated faculty and staff create a supportive environment in which teaching and learning take place through research and service.
For additional information on the programs offered at Farmingdale State College, visit their website at:WWW.FARMINGDALE.EDU
Dregrees Offered at Farmingdale State College:
One but less than two years certificate Associate's degree Bachelor's degree
Other Programs Offered at Farmingdale State College:
Agriculture, agriculture operations, and related sciences Biological and biomedical sciences Business, management, marketing, and related support services Communication, journalism, and related programs Computer and information sciences and support services Construction trades Engineering technologies/technicians Health professions and related clinical sciences Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities Mathematics and statistics Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians Multi/interdisciplinary studies Security and protective services Transportation and materials moving
School Type: 4-year, primarily associate's, Public Campus Setting: Suburb: Large Student Population: 6,850 Undergraduate Students: 6,850
Farmingdale State College 2350 Broadhollow Road Farmingdale, New York 11735-1021
Governor's Blue Ribbon Panel on Transportation Funding to Host Four-Part Series of Public Meetings - First One September 15
Rhode Island, like many states across the nation, is facing a transportation funding crisis. That is why this past March, Governor Carcieri established the Blue Ribbon Panel on Transportation Funding to explore the State's current transportation funding structure.
OREGON TO GET WORLD'S LARGEST WIND FARM
The Oregon Energy Facility Siting Council (EFSC) today approved a site certificate for the 909 megawatt (MW) Shepherds Flat Wind Farm. Located in Gilliam and Morrow counties, Shepherds Flat will double Oregon's current wind operating capacity of about 889 MW.