Alfred Students From Both Colleges Are Taking Part in Solar House Contest

September 29, 2015
ALFRED, NY – More than 25 Alfred State and Alfred University students went to California to compete in the 2015 US Department of Energy Solar Decathlon.
School officials say that the students will be designing and building solar-powered houses.
Alfred State students who are participating are listed below, by major:

Building trades: building construction

* Jacob Vannorman, Mount Morris.

* Courney Yauchzee, LeRoy.

* Sean Ryan, Batavia.

* Ryan Williams, New Baltimore.

* John Sexton, Sunnyside.

* Aaron Aumick, Port Jervis.

* Michael May, Moravia.

* Anthony Paterniti, Panama.

* Adam Morrison, Hilton.

* Tyler Hussey, Piffard.

* Zachary Gross, Cuba.
Air conditioning and heating technology

* Anthony Harvey, Cameron.
Technology management

* Travis Harvey, Almond.

* Patrick Kay, Caledonia.
Electrical construction and maintenance electrician

* Adam Hoy, Alden.

* Lucas Mumm, Hamburg.

* Ryan Kozlowski, Buffalo.

Alfred University students who are participating are:

Saeed Azad, a mechanical engineering graduate student from Iran; Tchabelino T. Azimyt from New York City, Patrick R. Byrne, of Hamburg, Nolan Jessop, of Churchville, and Dylan A. Tucker, of De Ruyter, all senior mechanical engineering majors; Bernard Dolecki, AU Class of 2014, School of Art & Design; Taylor A. Kelley, a junior mechanical engineering major from Wellsville; Avery O. Sandler, a senior, dual major in mechanical engineering and renewable energy engineering from Israel; and Jessica Scoones, of Deansboro, a senior renewable energy engineering major.