Archive for 2013

After a fiercely competitive final round of voting, SUNY Oneonta student rock band Somewhere Up There was named the winner of the first-ever SUNY Music Madness contest today. Two SUNY Oneonta bands swept the competition to determine the most popular musical artist among the 64-campus student population, and Somewhere Up There defeated alternative pop-rock band [...]

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 at 18:10 | 0 comments
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Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has named SUNY Oneonta to its list of “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” for the eighth consecutive year. The 2014 rankings, released Dec. 11, recognize four-year schools that deliver academic quality and affordability. “SUNY is proud to once again see so many of its campuses ranked favorably by Kiplinger’s Magazine [...]

Monday, December 16th, 2013 at 17:17 | 0 comments
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SUNY Oneonta is among the top 10 New York colleges and universities offering online degree programs, according to a new ranking by AffordableCollegesOnline.org (AC Online). SUNY Oneonta is No. 7 on the list of the 37 “Most Affordable Online Colleges in New York” compiled by AC Online, a leading resource for college affordability and financial [...]

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 at 14:48 | 0 comments
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Dr. Jean-Paul Orgeron of the Philosophy Department has won the college’s Esther Hubbard Whitaker Award. The Whitaker Award recognizes a member of one of the six academic departments within the School of Fine Arts and Humanities who is approachable, positive, dedicated, available outside of class, and challenging to students. As part of the honor, Orgeron [...]

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 at 14:25 | 0 comments
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SUNY Oneonta will hold its 2013 December Candidate Recognition Ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 8, 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 335 candidates for bachelor’s [...]

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 at 10:30 | 0 comments
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Dr. William Walker, assistant professor of history in SUNY Oneonta’s Cooperstown Graduate Program (CGP), has been awarded the 2013 Richard Siegfried Junior Faculty Prize for Academic Excellence. Walker will deliver the 19th annual Richard Siegfried Lecture, “Telling Diverse Stories of American Life at the Smithsonian,” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, in the Craven Lounge [...]

Monday, December 2nd, 2013 at 11:27 | 0 comments
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The Singer Songwriter Club at SUNY Oneonta will present a master class and workshop by hip-hop and R&B producer Anthony “Twilite Tone” Khan, on Dec. 3. The Chicago-based producer, whose work on Kanye West’s 2012 song “Mercy” earned him a 2013 “Best Rap Song” Grammy nomination, has worked with artists such as John Legend, Common, [...]

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 at 17:52 | 0 comments
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The SUNY Oneonta women’s cross country team finished 25th Saturday at the NCAA Division III cross country championships hosted by Hanover College in Indiana. Qualifying for the first time as a team, the Red Dragons posted a team score of 579, just one point behind Marywood. The national champion was Johns Hopkins, which repeated as [...]

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013 at 17:46 | 0 comments
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The SUNY Oneonta women’s cross country team left early this morning for Hanover, Ind., where they will compete against 31 other teams in the NCAA Division III championships on Saturday. The Red Dragons are having a season for the record books, as they continue to rewrite the history of the program. The team’s at-large berth [...]

Thursday, November 21st, 2013 at 09:21 | 0 comments
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SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher and University Police Commissioner R. Bruce McBride honored four members of the SUNY Oneonta University Police Department for exceptional heroism and professional service at the 2013 SUNY University Police Awards ceremony in Albany this afternoon. Technical Sergeant Shawn Callahan, Officer Mark Cardinali, Lieutenant Sherri Drumm, and Technical Sergeant Daniel Rommer [...]

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013 at 10:54 | 0 comments
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