Cynthia G. Falk, Cooperstown Graduate Program, delivered the paper "When Tourism is History: Travel and the Construction of the Past in Cooperstown, New York" at the annual meeting of the Vernacular Architecture Forum in Falmouth, Jamaica. As chair of the VAF's fellowship committee, Falk also presented twenty awards to students and recent graduates participating as speakers at [...]
Michael J. Brown, Assistant Professor of Psychology, recently appeared on NPR’s Patt Morrison to discuss his article “The effects of eyeglasses and race on juror decisions involving a violent crime.” The segment is titled “Do clothes make the criminal? Why defendants in glasses are more likely to be found not guilty” and is available for [...]
The Admissions Office is offering the following items:• One media cart• 4-panel display boards: 7 – 20”x16” and 5 – 18”x14”Please contact Nancy Wycoff x3260 if your office can use any of these.
Barry Haney reports that use of the Print Shop's walk-in/mail-in job ticket exploded over the past year. Roughly half of all jobs produced in the Print Shop now arrive electronically. Haven't taken advantage of this option? Looking to disconnect from the "sneaker net" this summer? Then have a look at the online Print Shop job ticket. It's a fillable PDF form [...]
William Simons, History Department, delivered an invited lecture to the Men’s Fraternity at Brooksby Village in Peabody, Massachusetts. Simons’ presentation was entitled “Jackie Robinson, Baseball, and the American Dream.” Milne Reference Librarian Nancy S. Cannon supplied research assistance for the program, and attorney Joseph B. Simons, a SUNY College at Oneonta alumnus (2008), provided technical [...]
Thank You, SUNY Shine Friends for the beautiful basket of flowers you sent me. Whatever you do, don’t break your ankle, it takes a long, long time to heal. However, I am now back to work and doing okay. Thank you again and have a wonderful summer!! Gloria Hall, Residential Community Life Office [...]
OAS offices including the Administrative office, ID/Dining Card Office and the Maintenance office will be closed on Thursday, 6/23/2011, reopening on Friday, 6/24/2011. The Red Dragon Bookstore will be open from 8 AM – 4 PM on 6/23/2011. If you have an emergency requiring immediate attention from OAS, please call the Executive Director, Diane Williams, [...]
SUNY College at Oneonta has acquired an enterprise license to DiscoverText, a social media key-phrase analysis tool. Results from DiscoverText searches have compared favorably with traditional polling services like Pew and Gallup. To activate your account with the Oneonta license, sign on with your @oneonta.edu email address at the following website: http://discovertext.com/enterprise/license/oneonta For more information, contact [...]
An event open to all NYSUT staff their family and friends will take place on Sunday, July 10 at Six Flags Great Escape. The price of $37.46 per person (under 2 years free, and $17.12 for season ticket holders) will include admission to Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom, parking and an all you can eat [...]
The Supply Room will be closed on June 30th and July 1st for inventory. We will re-open on July 5th for business. Any questions call Tom Waterhouse @ x3357.