Archive for August, 2013

The Academic Excellence Committee has issued a call for applications for the annual Richard Siegfried Junior Faculty Prize for Academic Excellence.  All SUNY-Oneonta full-time, non-tenured faculty are eligible to apply for the $1,000 prize.  The deadline for applications is Monday, October 14, 2013. If you have any questions concerning the application, you may contact Ho Hon [...]

Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 12:35 | Comments Off
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UUP Oneonta will host a Labor Day celebration on Monday, September 2, 2013, from 11 AM-1 PM, on the Quad. Please stop by the UUP Labor Day tent for an expression of solidarity as well as a soft drink and a cookie.  The UUP Labor Day observance will constitute an important Chapter building event, help prepare us [...]

Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 07:09 | Comments Off
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The Office of International Education will be hosting its annual Study Abroad Fair on Wednesday, September 4 from 3 – 5 PM in Chase Gym. Representatives from SUNY Oneonta and over 10 other SUNY schools will be on hand to speak with students about many of the over 500 study abroad programs offered throughout the [...]

Friday, August 30th, 2013 at 06:51 | Comments Off
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The Center for Academic Development and Enrichment (CADE) is seeking faculty recommendations for qualified tutors for 100- and 200-level courses for the Fall 2013 semester.  To qualify, students must have completed the class with a grade of B+ or higher and the instructor must feel that the student could effectively convey the information to another [...]

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at 12:37 | Comments Off
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Two exhibitions featuring work by current and retired SUNY Oneonta art faculty will open next week in the college’s Fine Arts Building galleries. “Prairie Series,” an exhibition of low-relief textured acrylic and mixed media paintings by Dan Young, will be the first installation this academic year at the Martin-Mullen Art Gallery. “Prairie Series” will open [...]

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 16:18 | Comments Off
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Please save your old commercial phone books and bring them or send them to the Art Office in the Fine Arts building. The printmaking classes will reuse them in keeping with the campus effort to be environmentally conscious. Reduce, REUSE, Recycle! Thank you, Rhea Nowak

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 15:19 | Comments Off
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From Bustle to Bodice: Layers of Elegance at Lorenz -  Custom fabrications have been designed and created by Dr. Damayanthie Eluwawalage, Human Ecology (Guest Curator, Lorenzo State Historic Site, Lorenzo, Cazenovia, NY) will include full-length replicas, based on historic portraits, of dresses worn by Lorenzo mansion owners Helen Clarissa Lincklaen and her daughter, Helen Lincklaen Fairchild. [...]

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 14:57 | Comments Off
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Philip Sirianni (Economics, Finance, & Accounting) has authored a chapter in the book “Building a Green Economy: Perspectives from Ecological Economics,” edited by Robert Richardson (Michigan State University) and published by MSU Press. The chapter, titled “Endogenous discounting and climate-economy modeling,” examines the policy implications of various approaches to discounting the costs and benefits of [...]

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 14:53 | Comments Off
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Invitation to attend five meetings of a new interest group for online instruction on Sept 11, 24, Oct. 9, Nov 12 and Dec. 3 at 8 a.m. near Starbucks in the Hunt Student Union. SUNY’s Chancellor Zimpher has announced SUNY’s plan to move rapidly to increase online educational opportunities throughout SUNY, New York State and [...]

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 10:45 | Comments Off
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The office will be closed on Labor Day, September 2.  Mail and package services will resume again on Tuesday.  Feel free to contact Barbara Byam at x3349 with any questions.

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 at 08:18 | Comments Off
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