Archive for May, 2013

SUNY Oneonta senior Jami Haynes set off on a 4,200-mile, cross-country bike adventure today with the goal of raising awareness about the Harvest of Hope Foundation, an organization that provides emergency assistance to migrant workers and their families. Haynes, 21, accompanied by her boyfriend and sister, left early Tuesday morning from her home in Central [...]

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 15:02 | 0 comments
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The SUNY Oneonta men’s track & field team claimed sixth place overall and won two national titles at the 2013 NCAA Division III championships May 23-25. As a team, the men scored 29 points—the best showing in the history of the program—during the three-day event at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse. “It’s been a [...]

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 10:54 | 0 comments
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The Princeton Review’s Guide to 322 Green Colleges, released today, has once again recognized SUNY Oneonta for its commitment to sustainability. SUNY Oneonta has been selected for inclusion in the guide every year since its inception in 2010. The 215-page book—the only free, comprehensive, annually updated guide to green colleges—can be downloaded at www.princetonreview.com/green-guide. The [...]

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 at 10:15 | 0 comments
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The SUNY Oneonta men’s track & field team has earned a top-10 ranking in Division III for the first time in the program’s history. The Red Dragons are No. 9 in this week’s U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association poll. The men have been ranked in the top 25 all season long, [...]

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013 at 16:00 | 0 comments
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The Class of 2013 will be honored at SUNY Oneonta’s 124th commencement on Saturday, May 18. The college will offer two ceremonies in the Dewar Arena of the Alumni Field House, one at 10 a.m. and one at noon. Depending on their majors, students will attend one of the ceremonies. Following each of the ceremonies, [...]

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 at 08:06 | 0 comments
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Seven faculty and staff members at SUNY Oneonta have been named recipients of the 2013 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence. President Nancy Kleniewski and Provost Maria Thompson will present the awards during the college’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 18. Susan Bernardin, professor of English and chair of the Women’s and Gender Studies Department, will [...]

Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 at 07:59 | 0 comments
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Two SUNY Oneonta faculty members are among four recipients of the 2013-14 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Internationalization, which encourages the establishment of new and innovative study abroad programs in less commonly traveled destinations and the exploration of underrepresented academic disciplines in study abroad. Robert Compton, Chair of the Department of Africana and Latino Studies, received [...]

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 16:38 | 0 comments
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The SUNY Oneonta Music Department’s Performance Practice Workshop will present “BED FELLAS,” a new musical comedy written by 2002 SUNY Oneonta graduate Omri Schein, on Saturday, May 11. The performance, which is free and open to the public, will begin at 2 p.m. in the Music Department’s performance space, Room 201 in the Fine Arts [...]

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 16:29 | 0 comments
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Daniel P. Chambers has been appointed to the position of University Police Chief. His appointment follows a national search. Chambers has been serving the department as interim chief for nearly a year. Since May of 2012, he has been filling in for Dr. Barton Ingersoll, who has been on leave from the college. “I am [...]

Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 15:41 | 0 comments
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Two SUNY Oneonta music ensembles will team up to present a free concert on Monday, May 6. The Brass Ensemble and the Chamber Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Hunt Union Ballroom on the college’s campus. The Brass Ensemble is directed by Music Departrment lecturer Ben Aldridge. The Chamber Orchestra is conducted by [...]

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013 at 10:02 | 0 comments
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