Archive for July, 2013

Although Academic and Professional members of the UUP bargaining unit can receive Leave Donation, only Professionals and Librarians in the UUP bargaining unit as well as those in other participating unions can donate Leave Donation. This process transcends union lines.  Corinne Steward, a CSEA member and part of the Tobey Hall Maintenance Staff, has exhausted [...]

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 07:22 | Comments Off
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Donna Vogler, Biology,  presented two posters at the International Congress of Conservation Biology July 21-25 in Baltimore MD.   One was co-authored with graduate student Eamonn Hinchey; “Early Detection and Rapid Response of the Invasive Marsh Thistle, Cirsium palustre“.   The second was co-authored with 11 participating faculty of the Network of Conservation Educators and Practitioners, entitled “Assessing Process [...]

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 at 07:19 | Comments Off
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In May, Joseph Pignato of the Music Department presented a paper on distance collaboration in music at the thirteenth annual Musrara Mix Festival in Jerusalem, Israel. In conjunction with the presentation, Dr. Pignato premiered a composition, a collaboration with Israeli composers Kiki Keren-Huss and Lior Pinsky, which featured thirteen performers, including four performing remotely via [...]

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 at 07:27 | Comments Off
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YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS THIS DEADLINE! – If you are enrolled in the New York State Health Insurance Program (NYSHIP), either the Empire Plan or an HMO, go NOW to:  http://www.cs.ny.gov/ebd/welcome/login.cfm (follow prompts and click on “What’s New” when you get to “nyshiponline”) or watch your mailbox at home for VERY IMPORTANT information from [...]

Monday, July 29th, 2013 at 08:23 | Comments Off
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Information Technology Services has new print cartridges for HP Color LaserJet  4500-4550.  There are three, 1 cyan, 1 magenta and 1 yellow.  Please contact Colleen Bulger at  ext. 2735 .

Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 14:19 | Comments Off
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Mail Services, currently located in Netzer, will be relocating to the Central Receiving area in the Service Building beginning the week of July 29th.  Occupants of Netzer have a new mailroom located in B-16A near the elevators on the basement level.  Shipping labels and different sized packages/envelopes will be available to the campus community in the new [...]

Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 13:57 | Comments Off
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The CSEA Local 635 Women’s Committee is again doing a School Supplies Drive for the Oneonta Family Service Association (FSA).  Last year, the Women’s Committee collected several large boxes of new school supplies for Oneonta-area children.  We hope the generosity of our campus community will meet or exceed the donations collected last year. Donation boxes will be [...]

Friday, July 26th, 2013 at 10:42 | Comments Off
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The Office of Communications has begun phasing out the old video tape library in IRC. Those who have videotapes in the library will receive via e-mail a list of holdings under their name. Anyone wishing to retain holdings will have the opportunity to retrieve them by arranging an appointment with Rose Thomas between 8 a.m.-4 [...]

Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at 08:17 | Comments Off
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Deeper student engagement with the sciences is just a “CLICK” away, thanks to a new partnership between faculty members at Oneonta’s two colleges. Three chemistry faculty members from SUNY Oneonta and Hartwick College will collaborate on a new, grant-funded project to get students excited about chemistry by connecting their work in the classroom with everyday [...]

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 15:56 | Comments Off
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Faculty members who wish to request a locked carrel for either one semester or for the academic year should complete the online form at http://www.oneonta.edu/library/services/carrels.aspx.  The appended guidelines establish the priority order for a carrel assignment and include the rules governing carrel use. All applications for library carrels must be submitted prior to August 15, after [...]

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013 at 08:32 | Comments Off
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