Archive for April 22nd, 2014

REMINDER!  SUNY Employees! There is still space available in each of the one-hour seminars, Planning for Financial Security, VALIC.04.24.14,  to be presented on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 10AM, noon and 2PM, in 104 Morris.   This is open to all SUNY employees!  Registration is requested, but by no means required.     Mark your calendar and plan on attending [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 15:06 | Comments Off
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The Friday Seminar Series in Biology presents “A New Reason to Fight the Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species: Waiting on Ecosystem Adaptations”  By Paul Lord, SUNY Oneonta Biology & Physical Education departments. Paul’s research interests include molluscs and invasive aquatic plants. His research uses SCUBA and is centered at the SUNY Oneonta Biological Field Station, though [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 14:56 | Comments Off
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The Oneonta Science Cafe will hold its inaugural event tomorrow night, April 23, at Stella Luna Ristorante, starting at 6:30 pm.  You are cordially invited. The Oneonta Science Cafe is an informal meeting for scientists, and for anyone interested in science, to meet over food and drink, for friendly informal conversation and discussion.  The $15 [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 10:06 | Comments Off
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The know violence committee is nearing the end of its Spring 2014 awareness campaign. You have likely seen students wearing know violenceshirts these last few weeks. If you would like the opportunity to advertise your support for a violence free community, there are some additional shirts as well as tie-tack style pins with “know violence” written on [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 10:02 | Comments Off
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As part of my Service Learning Project for my Consumer Resource Management class at SUNY Oneonta taught by Rosemarie Avanzato, Family and Consumer Science/Human Ecology, Lecturer, I am working with Delaware Valley Humane Society located in Sidney, NY. They house a number of cats and dogs that are abandoned, lost, or mistreated. The Humane Society helps [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 08:59 | Comments Off
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Congratulations to the student finalists and recipients of the 2014 College at Oneonta Foundation Awards for Excellence in Student Research & Creative Activity (see below). Prior to the March 26th Student Research & Creative Activity (SRCA) Day, in which close to 200 students participated, presenters were nominated for these prizes by their faculty sponsors and [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 08:47 | Comments Off
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On Saturday, April 26, 2014, UUP Oneonta will again staff Saturday’s Bread, a community kitchen that dispenses hot meals and good cheer.  Linda Drake will, as previously, co-ordinate participation in this worthwhile community service.  Although Saturday’s Bread is housed at the First United Methodist Church, 66 Chestnut Street, Oneonta, the program is a non-denominational and humanitarian service open to all.  To be part [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 08:23 | Comments Off
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I apologize for any inconvenience, we will not be having Tuesday’s at the Grille today. We hope to see everyone next week!

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 08:20 | Comments Off
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Andrew Gallup of the Psychology Department recently presented two research posters at the Northeastern Evolutionary Psychology Society Conference at SUNY New Paltz (April 11-13). The first poster was entitled “Geographic ancestry and preferences for fire and wood smoke: an extension of the fireside hypothesis.” The second poster was entitled “The intrauterine testosterone effect in humans: [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 08:17 | Comments Off
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On Saturday, April 12, SUNY Oneonta faculty and students participated in the New York State Archaeological Association meetings in Oneonta, NY.  Faculty members Cynthia J. Klink, Renee B. Walker, and Nicole S. Weigel (Anthropology) and Les Hasbargen (Earth and Atmospheric Sciences) presented papers and posters on their research on the Pine Lake site.  Walker, Klink and Weigel [...]

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 at 08:15 | Comments Off
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