Please join members of the TLTC for a series of conversations and demonstrations about effectively incorporating different technologies into your instruction. All sessions will be held twice to accommodate as many people as possible. feel free to attend either sessions. The location for all sessions: Hunt Union Building, outside of Starbucks. Using Clickers to Support Student [...]
Alison Black and Jane Miller, both recently retired from the Division of Education, have published a professional development text by Pearson entitled “Writing Is Like Real Talk! Coaching Conversations for Preschool to Grade Six Writing”. “Writing Is Like Real Talk!” encourages teachers to reflect on how they teach writing and help them develop insight into students’ [...]
All are invited to the talk Negotiating Funerary Practices: Inca and Spanish Colonial Occupations of the Rapayán Valley in the Central Andes of Peru by Alexis Mantha, an archaeologist who specializes on the Andes. The event will take place on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 from 11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. in the Milne Library 318, conference room. [...]
Albany Law School President and Dean Penelope Andrews will speak at SUNY Oneonta on Monday, March 4, as part of the college’s fifth annual Ralph R. Watkins Africana Studies Lecture Series. Andrews will present “From Cape Town to Kabul: Reflections of Global Women’s Advocacy and Law” at 5:30 p.m. at the Otsego Grille in the [...]
The Red Dragon Outfitters will be hosting the Rhodadendron Pop-Up Store from Monday, March 4 through Friday, March 8. Visit the Outfitters to browse jewelry, clothes and fashion accessories.
UUP and the SUNY Oneonta management team will collaborate on a Pre-Retirement Planning Program at noon on Thursday, March 14, in Le Café, Morris Conference Center. It is never too early or too late to commence financial and other forms of retirement planning. This program will prove of value to those years and even decades [...]
An interdisciplinary team of faculty and staff from SUNY Oneonta, ESCORT and members of the Oneonta community will host a film series, with opportunities for dialogue, about diversity and inclusion. This series is designed to help us think about ways in which we can actively foster empathy and personally take action in our community. “Bully” [...]
The Family Medical Leave Act has been updated, effective March 8, 2013, to allow covered leave for eligible employees whose eligible family members meet certain types of qualifying military leave. Details are available at http://www.dol.gov/whd/fmla/2013rule/FMLA_Military_Guide_ENGLISH.pdf. A concise comparison of the new regulations may be viewed at http://www.dol.gov/whd/fmla/2013rule/comparison.htm.
In collaboration with National Philanthropy Day, on Thursday, Feb. 28, SUNY Oneonta will be hosting our second Thanks-a-Latte program. Students in participating residence halls and in Hunt Union will be invited to write brief letters to college donors saying “Thanks a lot” for supporting the campus. Now that our state aid has been reduced to [...]
UUP will sponsor a Canada-Mexico double feature in the Hunt Union Red Dragon Theater on Wednesday, March 6, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. At 6:30 p.m., we screen “Prairie Fire: The Winnipeg General Strike of 1919,” about the largest labor uprising in Canadian history and its legacy. At 8 p.m., “Harvest of Loneliness: The Bracero [...]