Giving Back To Our Community

On August 26, SUNY Potsdam President Kristin Esterberg responded to an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Anthony Collins, the president of neighboring Clarkson University.

In addition to supporting the ALS Association, Esterberg also called on the entire campus community to do their part to make a difference this year-whether through volunteer work, fundraising or spreading awareness.

Alumni Association President Amy Kellogg '99 joined in for the challenge, and also hopes to encourage SUNY Potsdam graduates to help out in the North Country. The SUNY Potsdam Class of 2018 has also been challenged by Clarkson's freshman class.

Here are just a few worthy causes that SUNY Potsdam students have donated volunteer service to in recent years: