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  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Literacy Clinic on Argumentative Writing   2 weeks, 5 days ago · View

    During the months of February, March, April and May , the Literacy Clinic at SUNY Oneonta will offer tutoring to students in Grades 8, 9 and 10 on developing spoken and written arguments. Clinics will be held on Thursdays from 4:15 to 5:15 pm from the beginning of February to the beginning of May 2016. For more information call Barbara Vokatis , [...]

  • Barbara Vokatis from the Department of Elementary Education and Reading presented a poster at the 2015 New York State Reading Association in Saratoga Springs, NY, on November 10, 2015. The title of the presentation was: “Let me be!”: Problematizing Parent-Child Interactions around Ebook iPad Applications.

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Hunt Union Thanksgiving Recess Hours   2 weeks, 5 days ago · View

    Hunt Union hours of operation for Thanksgiving break will be:

    Tuesday, 11/24, 7:30 am – 6:00 pm
    Closed Wednesday, 11/25 – Saturday, 11/28
    Sunday, 11/29, 12:00 – 9:00 pm
    Monday, 11/30, resume normal hours of operation

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Facilities Update on Summer and Long-Term Projects   3 months ago · View

    ThumbnailIn the 102 days since commencement, the campus has been busily working through about $55,000,000 in construction to improve our surface facilities and hidden infrastructure. The most visible project is the ongoing work at the Physical Science Building, which represents about half of this total dollar value. The project is on schedule for completion of construction [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: CSEA Committee Holding School Supply Drive   3 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    The CSEA Women’s Committee is collecting school supplies for the Family Service Association in Oneonta, which distributes free school supplies each year to families in need. New items can be dropped off until Aug. 24 at collection boxes in Alumni Hall (second-floor lobby), Bacon Hall (atrium), Fitzelle (Room161), Counseling, Health & Wellness (lobby), Milne Library [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: NYS Department of Civil Service Exam Announcement   3 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    The New York State Department of Civil Service has announced that exams will be held for the titles of Office Assistant 2/ Calculations/ Customer Service/ Keyboarding/ Stores/Mail. The exams will be held on Oct. 17, 2015, and applications must be received by Sept. 2, 2015. To view the exam announcements and for more information, visit [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: SA Administrative Assistant Opening   3 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    The Student Association is currently seeking applications for a new administrative assistant. This is not a state job and does not require the civil service exam, but the SA is required to offer a comparable state salary and benefits. For this purpose, it has been set as comparable to a Grade 9. Responsibilities: a. Day-to-day [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Leave Donations Needed for Christina Miller   3 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    Christina Miller , M/C, is currently absent due to an extended medical leave. Under an agreement between applicable public employee unions and the State of New York, a program has been established where vacation leave accruals can be donated across unions to those who have exhausted their sick leave. Anyone can donate vacation days so long as [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Holiday List   3 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    Here are the dates of holidays for the 2015/2016 academic year for CSEA, PEF, PBANYS, NYSCOPBA, M/C and UUP Professional employees: Holidays 2015-2016

  • Keith Jones and Toke Knudsen of the Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics Department are participating as project writers in the grant TRIUMPHS (Transforming Instruction in Undergraduate Mathematics via Primary Historical Sources), which was just awarded funding by the National Science Foundation. Together, they will develop a project for TRIUMPHS, titled “The Pell Equation in Indian Mathematics,” for [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Summer Liberal Parking to End Soon   3 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    The summer parking in effect since May 18 will come to an end on Friday, Aug. 14. On Saturday, Aug. 15, all parking will revert to the established decal-colored designated parking.

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: SUNY Oneonta No. 12 on Best Values List   11 months, 2 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailKiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has named SUNY Oneonta to its list of “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” for the ninth consecutive year. The 2015 rankings, released today, recognize four-year schools that deliver academic quality and affordability. In addition, Kiplinger’s ranked SUNY Oneonta No. 12 on its national list of the “ 24 Best College Values Under [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: College Wins Grant for Sustainability Project   11 months, 2 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailSUNY 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 green technologies. [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Students Raise $1,100 for Local Food Pantry   11 months, 2 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailMore than 50 SUNY Oneonta students teamed up to raise nearly $1,100 for the St. Mary’s Food Pantry during this year’s Fashion for Food benefit on Friday, Dec. 5, at the Oneonta Elks Club. Event planning students Kaila DeSilva, Adjani Reed and Jian Xie Feng planned and coordinated the benefit, which included a pasta dinner prepared [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Memorial Service for Dr. Carey Brush Friday   11 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailThe campus community is invited to attend a memorial service for Dr. Carey W. Brush at 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 12, in the Craven Lounge at the Morris Conference Center. Dr. Brush, who served as an administrator in a variety of roles at SUNY Oneonta, passed away on Dec. 29, 2013, at the age of 93 [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: College Recognized for Community Service   11 months, 3 weeks ago · View

    ThumbnailSUNY Oneonta has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll . Administered by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the Honor Roll annually acknowledges colleges and universities for exceptional community service. SUNY Oneonta is one of 19 State University of New York campuses named to the Honor Roll, which represents recognition [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: College to Recognize Graduation Candidates   12 months ago · View

    ThumbnailSUNY Oneonta will hold its 2014 December Candidate Recognition Ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 7, at 11 a.m. in the Dewar Arena of the Alumni Field House. Hosted by college President Nancy Kleniewski, the event will recognize students who are expected to complete their requirements for graduation this semester. A total of 361 candidates for bachelor’s and master’s degrees [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Toke Knudsen Wins Siegfried Award   12 months ago · View

    Thumbnail Dr. Toke Knudsen, associate professor of Mathematics, Computer Science and Statistics, history has been awarded the 2014 Richard Siegfried Junior Faculty Prize for Academic Excellence. Walker will deliver the 20th annual Richard Siegfried Lecture, “Competing Cosmologies in India,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, in the Craven Lounge of the Morris Conference Center. Knudsen earned [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Fashion for Food Event to Benefit Food Pantry   12 months ago · View

    The annual student-organized Fashion for Food event to benefit the St. Mary’s Food Pantry will take place Friday, Dec. 5, at the Oneonta Elks Club, 86 Chestnut St. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. A pasta dinner will be served at 6 p.m., followed by a fashion show featuring SUNY Oneonta students wearing outfits from Transitions [...]

  • millerlm wrote a new blog post: Team Wins Award at College Fed Challenge   12 months ago · View

    ThumbnailA team of economics and business economics students from SUNY Oneonta won an Honorable Mention Award in the 2014 College Fed Challenge, held at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in November. The College Fed Challenge is a team competition for undergraduate college students. Inspired by the working of the Federal Open Market Committee, the [...]

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