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Morrisville State SAAC performs "Eaton Street Sweep"

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (S.A.A.C.) took part in the annual community leaf rake project designed by the college’s student-athletes on Sunday, November 1.

Participating student-athletes from the women’s basketball, men’s basketball, women’s soccer, softball and women’s lacrosse teams took time to perform an “Eaton Street Sweep”, assisting elderly members of the Morrisville State community with yard clean up of falling leaves and debris.

As part of a continuing community service program within the athletic department, student-athletes are involved in a variety of service programs, benefiting the campus and surrounding communities.

Morrisville State begins active membership within the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division III in 2009-10 and is eligible for NCAA Championship Tournament play.

Morrisville State College offers more than 75 bachelor and associate degrees and options. Considered to be one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, the college recently became the first in the nation to comprehensively replace landlines in residence halls with individual cellular phones. Morrisville State College was also chosen as one of the top five colleges in the nation for campus activities by Campus Activities magazine.

The Morrisville State College Norwich Campus offers associate degree programs in accounting, business, computer systems technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, early childhood, criminal justice and human services to south central New York residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.