Archive for January, 2011

John Relethford, Anthropology, has published a review of the book 99% Ape: How Evolution adds Up in the recent issue of the American Journal of Physical Anthropology (144:331, 2011).

Monday, January 31st, 2011 at 12:55 | Comments Off
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Congratulations to Michelle Thibault on her recent promotion to Director of Continuing Education and Summer Session.  Michelle has been serving in this capacity since October, following the retirement announcement of Associate Provost Nancy Wolters.   Michelle has worked for the College for the past 9 years in the offices of Admissions, Academic Advisement and most [...]

Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 19:55 | Comments Off
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Robert Compton, Africana Latino Studies and Political Science, made an invited presentation titled "Governmental Responses to Neoliberal Pressure in South Africa and Zimbabwe and the Implications for Ghana" at the University of Cape Coast (Ghana) on January 14, 2011.  His presentation examined the approach taken by the governments in South Africa and Zimbabwe to address [...]

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 at 14:50 | Comments Off
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Toke Knudsen, Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, published an article, co-written with Kim Plofker (Department of Mathematics, Union College, Schenectady, NY), titled Calendars in India in the volume Calendars and Years II: Astronomy and Time in the Ancient and Medieval World (edited by John Steele, Oxbow Books, 2011).  The volume received a bit of media coverage [...]

Monday, January 24th, 2011 at 17:33 | Comments Off
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Information on the 4th Annual All FAculty and Staff Poetry Slam that is taking place on April 13 at 8PM in the Hunt Union Waterfront can be found at the following link: FacultySlam.pdf

Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 13:44 | Comments Off
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A schedule of events for the Spring Big O Poetry Slam can be viewed at the following link: GroupSlam.pdf 

Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 13:41 | 0 comments
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Here are some of the week’s events: - CUAC Laughin: Myq Kaplan    https://oneonta.collegiatelink.net/events/details/49938 , 1/24/2011 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM  - Red Dragon Reading Series presents Patricia Smith    https://oneonta.collegiatelink.net/events/details/49931 , 1/26/2011 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM  - Winter Wonderland Weekend   https://oneonta.collegiatelink.net/events/details/49940   - Martin Luther King Celebration    https://oneonta.collegiatelink.net/events/details/52389 , 1/27/2011 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM   - CUAC Movie: Unstoppable   https://oneonta.collegiatelink.net/events/details/49939 To see [...]

Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 13:09 | 0 comments
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The Social Network will be playing in the Red Dragon Theatre this weekend. Chronicling the founding of Facebook, The Social Network has, among other things, been named Best Picture of the Year at the Golden Globes and the Critic’s Choice Awards, and by the National Society of Film Critics. The movie will be show on Friday [...]

Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 13:05 | 0 comments
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I would like to thank everyone who supported my efforts to raise money for the Arthritis Foundation.  As a member of the Joints in Motion Training Team you helped me raise over $2000 and the team total was over $20,000!  I completed the Disneyworld Half Marathon on January 8th –though it was a challenge, it [...]

Thursday, January 20th, 2011 at 12:50 | 0 comments
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The Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics seminar series for Spring 2011: - Friday, February 4: Robert M. Sulman, SUNY Oneonta - "Chess Endgame Composition: Proofs in Pictures" - Friday, March 4:  Gary E. Stevens, Hartwick College - "Fibonacci's Not Just Counting Rabbits Anymore" - Friday, April 8:  Melissa L. Godek, SUNY Oneonta - "Techniques in Atmospheric Dynamics and Weather Forecasting" - Friday, April [...]

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 at 15:11 | 0 comments
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