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  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: First Charity Challenge Event Raises $1,200   2 days ago · View

    ThumbnailSUNY Oneonta’s first Charity Challenge—a student-organized event that combined elements of TV’s “The Amazing Race” and a 5K Color Run—raised $1,200 for six local nonprofits Saturday. On a gorgeous spring afternoon, 30 teams of four raced to complete six silly challenges ranging from a relay race in high heels to building a structure out of marshmallows [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Program to Examine Drinking-Water Issues   2 days, 23 hours ago · View

    ThumbnailDr. Tracy Allen, associate professor and chair of SUNY Oneonta’s Department of Geography & Environmental Sciences Program, will present “Dangerous Waters: State of the World’s Drinking Water” at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 17, in the Waterfront Room of the Hunt College Union. A dessert reception will follow the presentation. Water-related illnesses are the leading cause of [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Academic Exploration Day set for April 12   6 days, 1 hour ago · View

    ThumbnailHundreds of prospective students will visit SUNY Oneonta for Academic Exploration Day on Saturday, April 12. Activities will include campus tours, remarks by the deans of the college’s five schools, financial aid consultations, presentations and tours by academic departments, and a student club fair.

    See the schedule for the day here.

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: 2 Keynotes to Anchor Philosophy Conference   1 week ago · View

    Thumbnail The 19th annual SUNY Oneonta Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, taking place at the college April 11 and 12, will feature two keynotes. Douglas Lackey, professor and chair of the Department of Philosophy within the Weissman School of Arts & Sciences at Baruch College in New York City, will speak about “Mitosis and Abortion” on Friday at [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: New Fellowship Will Support Internships   1 week, 1 day ago · View

    Thumbnail A new fellowship will help more SUNY Oneonta students pursue internships across the country and around the globe. Created through charitable gifts by 1975 SUNY Oneonta graduate Andrea Casper in honor and memory of her parents, the Helen & Michael Casper Fellowship for Internship Support is intended to help make internship experiences accessible for more [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Speaker to Address Youth Homelessness   1 week, 2 days ago · View

    Thumbnail Diane Nilan, founder and president of the national nonprofit organization HEAR US, will speak on the topic of “Children and Youth Homelessness: Why it Matters and What We Can Do” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in SUNY Oneonta’s Hunt Union Ballroom. The lecture is free and open to the public. Nilan has more than [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Course Takes Students to Cartagena, Colombia   1 week, 4 days ago · View

    Thumbnail Eleven students spent a week in Cartagena, Colombia, this semester as part of a faculty-led Spanish field course on the world of Nobel Prize-winning writer Gabriel (“Gabo”) García Márquez. Accompanied by Drs. Gustavo Arango and Maria Montoya of SUNY Oneonta’s Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures, the students visited the actual settings where some of [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Students Win Honors at National Model UN   1 week, 6 days ago · View

    Thumbnail Fifteen SUNY Oneonta students spent part of their spring break at the National Model United Nations Conference in New York City from March 30-April 3. This year’s delegation, representing Côte d’Ivoire, was one of 28 groups from around the world selected to receive the Distinguished Delegation award at the end of the five-day conference. This [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Four Students Receive Chancellor’s Award   2 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailFour SUNY Oneonta students are among a select group of State University of New York students chosen to receive the 2014 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher presented the awards to the students at a reception in their honor today at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center in Albany. The Chancellor’s [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Michael Forster Rothbart Wins Photojournalism Awards   2 weeks ago · View

    College photographer Michael Forster Rothbart won three awards last week in the National Press Photographers Association’s Best Of Photojournalism 2014 competition. His e-book, Would You Stay?” , won first place in the Multimedia Tablet/Mobile category, third place for Best Use of Multimedia and an honorable mention in the Contemporary Issues category. Published Oct. 21, 2013, by TED Books, [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Three Students Present Research in Albany   2 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailThree SUNY Oneonta students presented their anthropology and sociology research at the Innovative Exploration Forum in Albany on Tuesday. Diane Mancini, an Anthropology-Spanish double major from Rochester, presented a research poster based her anthropological study of language and culture change in a Caribbean community. Sallie Han and Dr. Maria Montoya were co-advisers on the project. Brooke [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: $13M in NY Budget For College Projects   2 weeks, 1 day ago · View

    ThumbnailThe 2014-2015 New York State budget, passed Monday, includes $13 million for two construction projects at SUNY Oneonta. “Our elected representatives in Albany are strong advocates for higher education, and this funding will allow the college to move ahead with two large components of our facilities master plan,” said college President Nancy Kleniewski. The funding will [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Diver Sets Records, Competes at Nationals   2 weeks, 1 day ago · View

    ThumbnailSUNY Oneonta senior Jermaine Miller of Elmira, NY, competed for the last time as a Red Dragon on March 19 and 21, returning to the NCAA Division III swimming and diving championships for a third straight year. This year’s championships were hosted by Franklin College on the campus of IUPUI in Indianapolis, IN. Miller, who competed [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Students to Present Scholarly Work   3 weeks, 2 days ago · View

    Thumbnail Nearly 200 SUNY Oneonta students will present the results of their scholarly and creative work during the college’s annual Student Research & Creative Activity Day on Wednesday, March 26, at the Hunt College Union. Chuck Bogosta, executive vice president of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and a 1980 SUNY Oneonta graduate, will give the keynote [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: College, Study Council Collaborate on BIEN   4 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailFour dozen area middle and high school students put their conversational Spanish and French skills to the test during the first BIEN (Bilingual Immersion Education Network) event at SUNY Oneonta on Saturday. A partnership between SUNY Oneonta and the Catskill Area School Study Council, the program joined students from Morris and Laurens central schools with foreign [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Tapestry of Diversity Award Winners Named   4 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailThe SUNY Oneonta President’s Council on Diversity has selected Dr. Zanna McKay of the School of Education and Human Ecology and Dr. Bernadette Tiapo from Multicultural Student Affairs to receive the Tapestry of Diversity Award. The award, established in 2010, recognizes individuals or groups for exceptional contributions in fostering diversity and inclusion at the college through [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: 2 Indoor Track Athletes Named All-Americans   1 month ago · View

    ThumbnailThe SUNY Oneonta men’s track & field program added two more All-Americans to its honor roll over the weekend, as junior J.D. Roth of Pearl River and sophomore Joe Carr of Burnt Hills brought home hardware from the NCAA Division III indoor track & field championships at the University of Nebraska. The Red Dragons scored eight [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Anishinaabe Poet to Give Reading   1 month ago · View

    Thumbnail Anishinaabe poet Dr. Margaret Noodin will give a reading at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 13, at the Craven Lounge in the college’s Morris Conference Center. Noodin’s appearance, part of the college’s Red Dragon Reading Series, complements programming organized around this year’s inaugural common read, featuring Celebrated Native American poet, author and filmmaker Sherman Alexie, who [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Students raise $52,000 at Relay for Life   1 month, 1 week ago · View

    ThumbnailStudents from SUNY Oneonta and Hartwick College teamed up to raise $51,649 for the American Cancer Society during a Relay for Life event March 7-8, and donations are still coming in as fundraising events continue. More than 1,300 students camped out all night in SUNY Oneonta’s Alumni Field House, with team members taking turns walking laps [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: College to Present ‘Water by the Spoonful’   1 month, 1 week ago · View

    ThumbnailSUNY Oneonta will present “Water by the Spoonful,” a two-act play incorporating themes of addiction, recovery, family and community, at the college’s Hamblin Theatre from March 11-16. Tuesday through Saturday performances will begin at 8 p.m. Sunday’s performance will be a 2 p.m. matinee. Written by Quiara Alegría Hudes, “Water by the Spoonful” won the 2012 [...]

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