A Box of Wonder

It’s a “box of wonder,” and anyone from the Siena community can take from it or give to it. The Mindful Nest is a new creative and conceptual space located just off the Chaplain’s Patio near the Chapel. If you’ve seen Little Free Libraries in your community where people can take and leave a book, the concept is similar, but Siena’s Mindful Nest has the potential to grow into something much more.

Always Finding Her Way to France

Abby Devaney '21 was accepted to the highly competitive, very prestigious TAPIF (Teaching Assistant Program in France). She'll spend seven months in France teaching and hiking.

Racial Justice and Police Reform

The second in a series of bipartisan Congressional panel discussions on racial justice and police reform was held May 6 - one of the first campus events to have an in-person component since the start of the pandemic. President Chris Gibson ’86, Ph.D. moderated U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado (D-NY-19) and U.S. Rep. John Katko (R-NY-24), who discussed the two major legislative proposals for policing reform.

Every Student Has a Story: Isis Young G'22

It's good to have options. Isis Young G '22 had three: announce college basketball games for ESPN, fulfill her dream of playing professionally, or do something completely unprecedented in the history of the NCAA.

A Special Juneteenth Reflection

Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery in the United States. It marks the day – two and a half years after the 1863 Emancipation Proclamation – that slaves in Texas at long last received news of their freedom via General Order No. 3. To observe this holiday and to further the College’s commitment to strengthening the bonds of racial justice, Siena hosted its first-ever Juneteenth celebration on May 5.

Scholarships for Transfer Students (At Siena & Beyond)

Transferring to a new school? Whether you’re currently at a community college or a four-year school that isn’t everything you hoped it’d be, good news: there’s financial aid especially for you to make the switch even easier.


We know that tuition costs will always be a factor in the decision process. And yet, like you, we’ve been reading far too often lately about colleges and universities that continue to give out discounts to certain families based on very specific circumstances—while raising their costs at the same time.

We do things differently at Siena College. We call it: The Siena Guarantee.