Impact of Your Gift

The impact of a gift to Keuka College is felt well beyond the borders of campus. A gift to Keuka College is a gift to generations of bright, young minds. It’s a gift to the future, not only of the College, but to the state of New York and beyond. The students you help today are the leaders of tomorrow. The faculty who benefit from your gift are the innovators working on creative solutions to global problems.

Read the stories on this page to learn about the impact that your gifts can have on students and faculty, through support for scholarships, endowed faculty positions, new facilities, and student engagement opportunities. 


Art Meets History: Eternalizing Canandaigua

Melissa Newcomb contributes to 800 square foot mural which invites viewers to ‘Step Back in Time.’

Respite, Recreation, and Rejuvenation

One-day retreat at Wellness G.I.F.T.S. allows Keuka College students to work with families who have a special needs family member.

Meeting the Mayor of Cluj-Napoca

You never know where a Keuka College Field Period™ can take you and who you will meet along the way.

Scientifically Smelling Red Wine

When you smell wine, are you really smelling what you think you smell? Dr. Andy Robak finds out. 

Blinded by Science

A Keuka College student found her passion thanks to an encouraging advisor and the opportunity to research alongside a world-renowned alumna. 

Revolutionizing Historical Research

Students in Dr. Chris Leahy’s history class never thought they’d identify so much with a Keuka College alumna from the 40s—until they met Rita. Now, they're tasked with preserving her legacy for the next generation of Keukonians.

Living the Dream(s)

Keuka College allowed Scott Welch to embrace both of his passions, instead of having to choose between them.

Journey to the Jackals

When Danielle was a freshman, she never thought she'd end up as an artist, let alone one who works for the Elmira Jackals hockey team. 

The Power of Volunteering

When two classmates give back, they find a new appreciation for what really matters.

The Future of Faulkner: Digital Yoknapatawpha

Dr. Jennie Joiner works with scholars across the country to create online maps of Faulkner’s fictional Yoknapatawpha County.

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