Archive for February, 2014

All members of the College and Greater Oneonta communities are invited to a special UUP diversity event highlighting an inspirational story.  An American Story: The Robles Family¹s Bronx Tale:  The Robles Family’s Bronx Tale is scheduled for Tuesday, March 4th at Noon, Morris Complex ­ Le Café.   Dr. Yaser Robles, Africana & Latino Studies and UUP [...]

Friday, February 28th, 2014 at 15:50 | Comments Off
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The next Tuesdays at the Grille will take place on March 4 in the Otsego Grille, Morris Conference Center from 11:30 to 1PM.  Sushi  will be featured at the Live Sauté Station with the Main Buffet featuring Orange Chicken, Beef Lo Mein and other dishes.  The menu will vary each week and dining (cash only) [...]

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Barbara J. Durkin, Assistant Professor of Management, attended the New York State Bar Association annual meeting in New York on January 29-31, 2014. As a member of its Committee on Law Practice Management, she contributed to the workshop, “Risk Management 360 – Is Your Practice at Risk?” She discussed management’s roles and responsibilities in law [...]

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On Thursday, March 6th at 7 pm, SUNY Oneonta’s Cooperstown Graduate Program will screen the 2011 PBS film Slavery by Another Name. Based on Douglas A. Blackmon’s Pulitzer- Prize winning book, the documentary sheds light on sinister new forms of forced African American labor that appeared in the South following emancipation and continued until World [...]

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SUNY EMPLOYEES – Make an appointment TODAY!  For pre-retirement planning, make an appointment to meet with our NYS Deferred Compensation Plan representative.  He will be on campus Tuesday, March 11, 2014.  Schedule an individual appointment at 10:30am or 10:45am or between noon and 3:30pm.  In addition, or in the alternative, attend the group pre-retirement overview meeting [...]

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National Poetry Slam Champion Regie Gibson will be on campus March 3-7 as Faculty-in-Residence.  In addition to meeting with a variety of classes and student groups, he will be making three public appearances, each open to the campus and wider community.  I hope you might encourage your students (including those who think they don’t like [...]

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Karen S. Joest, Department of Human Ecology, Child and Family Studies gave a National Presentation entitled, Community Partnering for At-Risk Youth: Enhancing Collaboration to Decrease Dropout Rates at the 26th Annual At-Risk Youth National Forum on February 17, 2014, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Dr. Joest has developed local community partnering relationships and mentoring programs [...]

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The 2014 Student Research & Creative Activity (SRCA) Day will be held in the Hunt Union Ballroom on Wednesday, March 26. The deadline to indicate participation and submit abstracts for presentation is Wednesday, March 5. Please submit presentation information at http://www.oneonta.edu/advancement/grants/SRD.asp. Large format poster printing for SRCA Day will again be provided by the TLTC. The deadline for submitting files for [...]

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 at 16:18 | Comments Off
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A growing number of offices are now making purchases using their SUNY Oneonta Visa Procurement card. When purchasing EQUIPMENT using your Oneonta Visa card, ALWAYS send a copy of the purchase requisition, including the Purchase Order or Visa document number, to Willy Wood in Property Management via campus mail, email to William.Wood@oneonta.edu or fax to [...]

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Colleagues; This semester we are able to offer 3 Dragon’s Roost luncheons on Monday’s at the end of March and after break during April.  Dragon’s Roost luncheons are casual themed events where you have a a choice of appetizers, a choice of soups or a salad, a choice of entrée and a choice of dessert.  [...]

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