Archive for March, 2012

To All Faculty: As a result of our IT Reorganization and some key staff changes, I wanted to send out a notice to you about a change in the location of our Exam Grading Service (Scantron).  Sue Augugliaro has moved her office in support of our ITS Applications and Servers group, and is now located [...]

Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 11:43 | Comments Off
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The Ancient Studies Group (ASG) at SUNY Oneonta cordially invites you to a symposium, Are Ancient Knowledge Systems Relevant to Today’s Modern Society? on Thursday, April 19 at 4:30-6:00 PM in Fitzelle Hall 315. A panel of five local scholars will examine the relevance of ancient studies during a time when institutions of higher education across the country are diminishing the [...]

Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 11:35 | Comments Off
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The Famous Last Words lecture by Zanna McKay that was scheduled for Wednesday, April 11, has been postponed until further notice.  FamousLastWordsPoster

Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 16:45 | Comments Off
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You are cordially invited to an Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Department Brown Bag seminar event on Thursday, March 29th from 12-1 pm in Science I room 205. This week, students Curtis Walker, Erin Potter, and Nick Esposito will present “An Assessment of the Relationship Between Air Mass Frequency and Extreme Drought in the Midwest United [...]

Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 16:12 | Comments Off
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The Gender and Sexuality Resource Center in conjunction with Open Minded Unity is delighted to announce our series of events for O-State Pride.  Please click on the following link to see the  poster for the exciting series of events:  Prideposter .   For more info contact the GSRC at x2190 or Robin Nussbaum at x3213.

Thursday, March 29th, 2012 at 12:47 | Comments Off
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Several weeks ago the PAIRS committee requested your support in getting the word out to students about a spring campaign designed to shift victim-blaming statements regarding sexual assault to those that place blame on the perpetrator. More than 400 students have gotten involved thus far. Part of this campaign involves wearing a t-shirt with the [...]

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 19:07 | Comments Off
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Roger W. Hecht (English) has published a new collection of poetry, Talking Picture, by Cervena Barva Press.  Talking Pictures is a collection of formal, free-verse, and prose poetry that has been praised by poet Michael Burkard as a “vivid book” with “personal and impersonal worlds and factors that impinge on all of us.” Novelist Michael Martone [...]

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 18:55 | Comments Off
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Award-winning CNN and ESPN columnist LZ Granderson will speak at SUNY Oneonta on Thursday, April 5. Granderson’s talk, “Dare You to Move,” will begin at 8:30 p.m. in the Hunt Union Ballroom. A weekly columnist for CNN.com, Granderson is also a senior writer and columnist for ESPN the Magazine and ESPN.com and a contributor to [...]

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 15:27 | Comments Off
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SUNY Oneonta’s Red Dragon Reading Series presents Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D., in a special Earth Week lecture on the dangers of hydrofracking in Upstate New York on Wednesday, April 18 at 7:30 PM in the Hunt Union Ballroom.  Ecologist, author, and cancer survivor, Sandra Steingraber, is an internationally recognized authority on the environmental links to cancer [...]

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 11:25 | Comments Off
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Dr. Michael Brown (Psychology) recently provided an interview to The Washington Post on his research concerning the effects of eyeglasses on juror decision-making. The article is titled “Trendy, non-prescription eyewear latest in criminal defendant strategic attire” and is available at: http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/crime/trendy-non-prescription-eyewear-latest-in-criminal-defendant-strategic-attire/2012/03/17/gIQA62xJeS_story.html

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 11:14 | Comments Off
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