Robert Compton, Professor of Africana and Latino Studies; Ho Hon Leung, Professor of Sociology; and Yaser Robles, Research Fellow (Fordham University) have signed a contract with Palgrave Macmillan for an edited book titled Home, Community, and Identity with a publication date of 2016. This interdisciplinary work brings together scholars from the humanities, social sciences, and the [...]
SUNY Oneonta has received $910,000 in Green Innovation Grant Program funding for a project aimed at reducing the impact of stormwater runoff from the campus. Administered by the New York State Environmental Facilities Corp., the Green Innovation Grant Program (GIGP) supports projects across New York state that use unique stormwater infrastructure design and create cutting-edge [...]
CSEA Local 635 held their Annual Turkey Raffle on Friday, November 21st at Noon in the Netzer Admin. Lobby. The winners of the $20 gift certificates to Hannaford are: Winners of the 2014 CSEA Turkey Raffle: Russ Northrup, Charles Atcher, Joe Weaver, Donna Toombs, Bonnie Barr, Alan Barnes, Ben Wendrow, Kathy Meeker, Craig Young, Betty [...]
Bill Harcleroad, Director of Campus Activities and Kent Sumner, Assistant Director for Marketing at Oregon State University co-authored the article “Unified Publicity Across Diverse Platforms” in the November/December 2014 edition of Campus Activities Programming a magazine published by the National Association of Campus Activities (NACA).
Susan C. Turell, Ph.D., Dean of the School of Social Science, has been selected as an Associate Editor for thePsychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity Journal. This journal is a publication of the American Psychological Association, Division 44: The Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues.
Dr. Kjersti VanSlyke-Briggs, Secondary Education, is the recipient of the 2014 New York State English Council Fellow Award. This award is given once a year to an individual that displays “dedication to students, innovative ideas and an educational vision for the teaching profession and the Council.” The award was presented at the annual conference in [...]
April L. Ford, English, has signed an offer of publication with Santa Fe Writers Project for her debut novel, Gentle. The novel is set for worldwide release in Spring 2016. Since February of this year, Gentle has received honors as a Finalist for the Molly Ivors Prize for Fiction (Gorsky Press), and as a Semi-FInalist for the William Faulkner – William [...]
Congratulations to Zanna McKay and Elizabeth Small, who have been awarded a grant through the SUNY COIL Center and Santander Bank. The focus of this grant is to create a collaborative, international experience with students from the Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico (UDEM). The grant will pay for their travel to Mexico City (Sept/Oct 2014), where they will meet [...]
Elliot Ruggles, director of the Gender and Sexuality Resource Center, successfully defended his dissertation and was awarded a PhD in Human Sexuality Education from Widener University. The title of his dissertation was “Queering Sexual and Gender Development: A Phenomenological Life History Study of People who Fall Outside Gender and Sexuality Norms.”
The New York Council for the Humanities has awarded a grant in the amount of $1,500 in support of the project entitled “Planning for Conversation-based Programs that Engage Community Members in Dialogues Using Oral Histories” under the direction of Dr. William Walker (Cooperstown Graduate Program–CGP). “CGP Community Stories” (CGPCS) [http://www.cgpcommunitystories.org/] focuses on creating conversation-based programs that engage [...]