Archive for April 15th, 2014

The 2012-13 SUNY Oneonta President’s Report and Charitable Giving Update won Best of Category in the SUNYCUAD Awards for Excellence: Donor Programs and Fundraising Publications. The annual report, published by the Division of College Advancement, reports on major College activities, student and faculty awards, and special events that occurred on campus over the course of [...]

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 15:23 | Comments Off
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Nancy Cannon, Milne Library, recently published a book, The Enga People, Papua, New Guinea, 1955: Photographs and Letters of Norma Lenschow.  The book, which includes original photographs, letters, and commentary, provides a window into the lives of a people only recently exposed to Western civilization. The book constitutes the rediscovery and first publication of the Lenschow [...]

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 15:21 | Comments Off
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Calling All Female Golfers - The 6th year of a fun filled Golf Season will be here before we know it!!!!  If you love golf, have been playing for years, or just beginning – we want you!  Our league is a non-competitive, learning league with a range of experience.  We will be playing at Ouleout Golf [...]

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This semester, the Student Sustainability Committee, the Environmental Science Club and the Office of Sustainability coordinated a Sustainability Fund to pay for student driven projects on campus. Funding for the initiative was provided by the Oneonta Auxiliary Services (OAS) Endowment for Student Development and Campus Enrichment. The projects funded in 2014/2015 include: Purchasing fruit trees [...]

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This May, eight faculty members will participate in a workshop which focuses on integrating sustainability across the curriculum through course revision or new course development. The faculty members will receive an honorarium of $1,000 upon completion of a new or revised syllabus, with the intent to teach the course by the Spring semester 2016 or [...]

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The Office of Sustainability is coordinating a “Move Out Donation and Reuse Program” from May 5th-May 16th. This program will collect the gently used items from the 15 residence halls. Items include clothing, shoes, bags, linens, office supplies, toiletries, cleaning supplies, laundry supplies, sporting goods, storage containers, appliances, electronics, nonperishable food items, books, toys, kitchen appliances, furniture [...]

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Celebrate fresh air, clean water, beautiful landscapes and the Oneonta community during Green Dragon Week 2014!!! Check out the fun and educational calendar of events!!!!

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 12:09 | Comments Off
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The Friday Seminar Series in Biology presents:  “Vectoring Lyme Disease: The Organisms, the Methods, and the Problems”  By Kevin  Schermerhorn, a Masters student in the SUNY Oneonta Biology Department. Kevin’s research interests include vector-borne diseases. In this presentation he will focus on a locally-relevant topic, the Black-legged tick as a vector of the Lyme disease-causing bacterium, [...]

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 11:48 | Comments Off
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The Oneonta Online Teaching Group will meet on Wednesday, April 16 at the Hunt Union Starbucks at  8 a.m.  All SUNY Oneonta employees and their guests are welcome. The topic for conversation will be: How to Effectively Manage Workload Online. A major concern for faculty who are considering teaching online is that teaching online requires more time than the [...]

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 11:27 | Comments Off
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The Science Discovery Center would like to send a MACRO-sized “thank you” to all who contributed to the success of our fourth annual NanoDays outreach event, featured in today’s Daily Star (http://www.thedailystar.com/localnews/x1445047580/OWL-college-team-up-to-teach-kids-science). SUNY Oneonta science students Omar Burris, Bridget Chartrand, Elsie Dedrick, Katie Forti, Nathan Heller, Kaylee Herzog, Timothy Kilmer, Jonathan Lee, Brianna McEvoy, Rebecca [...]

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 at 11:24 | Comments Off
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