Miguel Leon, History, published an article titled “Un Extremeño en Conchucos: Juan Esteban Silvestre, primer y único encomendero de Allaucahuari” (An Extremenan in Conchucos: the life of Juan Esteban Silvestre, first and only encomendero of Allaucahuari”) in the journal Historia y Region, Vol 1, Number 1, pp. 5-30. Published by the Seminar of Region and History [...]
An Epson V30 desktop scanner no longer needed by the English department is up for reassignment. Please contact Ruth Carr at x3446 if you would like it for your department.
E. Maria Thompson, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, is pleased to announce that William Walker, Assistant Professor of the Cooperstown Graduate Program, will deliver the annual Richard Siegfried Lecture titled “Telling Diverse Stories of American Life at the Smithsonian” on Thursday, December 5 at 7:30 pm in the Craven Lounge, Morris Conference Center. Created to recognize faculty achievement [...]
The Library will again be open 24 hours for finals study. Extended and 24-Hour Service for Finals — December 11-20, 2013 Wednesday, December 11th, open at 8:00 am staying open until Friday, December 13th,11:00 pm Saturday, December 14th, Noon – 11 pm Sunday, December 15th, open at Noon staying open until Friday, December 20th, 4:30 [...]
The recently initiated Friday Seminar Series in Biology presents: “A heads up view of urban stream ecology: How human land-use impacts local and regional processes controlling biodiversity of stream fauna” by Dr. Robert Smith, Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit & Department of Environmental Conservation through the University of [...]
Please join the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs for a farewell reception for Patty Francis, Associate Provost for Institutional Assessment & Effectiveness, on Thursday, December 12 at 2:30 – 4:00 p.m., in the Executive Conference Room, 341 Netzer Administration Building. Light refreshments will be served.
Wisdom of the Tao Te Ching: The Code of a Spiritual Warrior, Second Edition (November 2013) By Ashok Kumar Malhotra, SUNY Distinguished Professor of Philosophy, Oneonta, New York 13820 (607-432-0496) In 1992, when Warner Brothers was doing its TV Series on Kung Fu: The Legend Continues, Dr. Ashok Kumar Malhotra was invited to be a consultant. He was asked to transcreate a [...]
The National Science Foundation (NSF) provides funding for both fundamental research and educational programs in the non-medical sciences and engineering. If you conduct research in NSF-sponsored disciplines (e.g. biological sciences, geosciences, computer & information sciences, mathematical and physical sciences, as well as the social, behavioral, and economic sciences) you may wish to consider applying for NSF funding. [...]
Andrew Gallup of the Psychology Department recently gave an invited talk to the Department of Psychology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada (11/25/13). The talk focused on his postdoctoral research while at Princeton University, and was entitled “Visual Attention and the Acquisition of Information in Human Crowds” (see abstract below). Upon request, [...]
The deadline for UUP Individual Development Awards is January 31, 2014. For complete information please click on the following link: DEADLINE FOR UUP INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS