Archive for April, 2014

The National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) recently named Bill Harcleroad to its Board of Directors. Bill is the Director of Campus Activities at SUNY Oneonta. In his position at SUNY, he is responsible for coordinating and publicizing campus activities and for ensuring a vibrant campus life that enhances the educational mission of the college. [...]

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at 12:02 | Comments Off
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Damayanthie Eluwawalage, a Private Pilot, Human Ecology, presented a research paper titled “History of Aviation Dress: From Balloon Era to Shuttle Era” at the Educational Forums; Sun ‘n Fun International Fly-in and Expo at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport, in Lakeland, Florida, March 1-6, 2014. As aviation developed in unheated open cockpits, the need for warm clothing quickly became apparent, [...]

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at 07:29 | Comments Off
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William Simons, History, gave an invited lecture to the Black History Club at the Rome Free Academy in Rome, New York, on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. Dr. Simons examined Jackie Robinson, Sports, and Race. The program was sponsored by the New York Council for the Humanities.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 at 07:25 | Comments Off
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Miguel León, History, gave a paper in Milan (Italy) titled “Among Gorges and Mountains: A longue durée view of the Conchucos Region, XVI-XX”. This Conference is the third Conference organized in Italy, by a team of Italian and Peruvian archeologists, centered on the study of a Peruvian province called Ancash. The Conference took place in [...]

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The National Weather Service in Binghamton, NY will be conducting a Basic SKYWARN (weather spotters) training class on April 30th from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. The class will be held  in the Craven Lounge, Morris Conference Center. This class is for beginners or anybody that has a general interest in weather. This class trains volunteers [...]

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 10:39 | Comments Off
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The Friday Seminar Series in Biology presents:  “Animal-Facilitated Dispersal of Bryophyte Spores in Northeastern Forests”  By Matt Dami, an MS student in the SUNY Oneonta Biology Department. Matt is a bryologist; one who studies moss! His research focuses on plant-animal interactions. In this seminar Matt will present the results of his research towards the completion [...]

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 10:30 | Comments Off
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Extended and 24-Hour Service for Finals- May 5-15, 2014 Monday, May 5- Friday, May 9: Open 8 AM Monday through 11 PM Friday Saturday, May 10: Noon- 11 PM Sunday, May 11-Wednesday, May 14: Open 12:00 Noon Sunday through 6 PM Wednesday

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 09:05 | Comments Off
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SHIFT New York Holistic Living & 10th Annual Spiritual Arts Fair: Spiritual Holistic Integrative Festive Transformation- Be a part of it! Supporting people’s transition to a healthier, happier lifestyle, community, and planet: Sat. & Sun., May 10th & 11th, 10am-5pm.  The UUSO is co-sponsoring the event in its new location, the Hunt Union on the SUNY [...]

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 08:54 | Comments Off
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The Oneonta Online Teaching Group’s last meeting of the semester will meet on April 30, 2014 at 8 a.m. in the space outside the Hunt Union Starbucks Café.  All SUNY Oneonta employees and their guests are welcome Topic for Conversation: How to Effectively Manage Workload Online Dr. Jennifer L. Bueche, RD, CDN Director, Dietetic Internship Masters Program, will [...]

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 07:11 | Comments Off
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Geoffrey O’Shea, Psychology Department, and the late Mary Howes, professor emeritus, Psychology Department, have co-authored, “Human Memory: A Constructivist View” (Elsevier Press). This book examines memory through the lens of constructivism or how the experiences of the individual inform the interpretation and content of what goes into memory. Throughout the book, naturalistic examples of memory [...]

Monday, April 28th, 2014 at 15:24 | Comments Off
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