In February, the American Heart Association will distribute tiny hand-made hats to hospitals around the country for babies born with heart defects as part of American Heart Month. More than 90 of those to be distributed on Long Island were made by SUNY Maritime students, staff and parents.
In SUNY Maritime College’s largest January commencement ceremony in history, 151 students received their degrees and 85 of them also earned their U.S. Coast Guard licenses, qualifying them to work onboard commercial vessels.
Two SUNY Maritime College students received their commissions into the U.S. Naval Reserves as strategic sealift officers.