Archive for October, 2013

The Center for Social Responsibility and Community at SUNY Oneonta will present its 13th annual Conference on Volunteerism and Social Responsibility on Saturday, Nov. 2. Registration will begin at 9:15 a.m. in the Morris Conference Center on the college’s campus. Admission is free, and community members are invited to attend. Doughnuts and lunch will be [...]

Thursday, October 31st, 2013 at 07:02 | 0 comments
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The Mask and Hammer Theatre Club at SUNY Oneonta will present “No Exit,” an existential drama written by French philosopher and playwright Jean-Paul Sartre, at the college’s Hamblin Theater. Performances are slated for 8 p.m. on Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 and 2, and 2 p.m. on Nov. 3. “No Exit” is an extraordinary depiction [...]

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 at 12:42 | 0 comments
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Children and families from Oneonta and the surrounding area are invited to participate in back-to-back Halloween events on Wednesday, Oct. 30. From 4:30 to 6 p.m., the Order of Omega, an honor society for sorority and fraternity members, will host a Halloween carnival featuring face painting, pumpkin bowling, arts and crafts, and a costume contest [...]

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 at 11:14 | 0 comments
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Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright will join audiences at SUNY Oneonta and more than 60 other venues nationwide by live broadcast for a “town hall” meeting on the U.S.-China relationship. The 45-minute webcast will be followed by a guest speaker. The U.S.-China relationship is in the news nearly every day for economic, political, [...]

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 at 15:48 | 0 comments
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SUNY Oneonta will host the Oneonta Walk for Kidneys on Sunday, Oct. 27, to benefit the Northeast Kidney Foundation. All are welcome to participate in the walk, which will begin at 11 a.m. at the Alumni Field House on campus. There is a minimum donation of $5 per walker. The event will feature games, prizes, [...]

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 at 15:32 | 0 comments
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SUNY Oneonta senior Kelly Christian of Floral Park, N.Y., and 2013 graduate Jason Sagat of Suffern, N.Y. are the winners of SUNY Oneonta’s #Fall4Oneonta Photo Contest. Held from Oct. 4 through Oct. 22, the contest drew 166 entries from current students, alumni, and faculty and staff who captured the beauty of Oneonta in the fall [...]

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 at 15:23 | 0 comments
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The 2013-2014 Red Dragon Reading Series at SUNY Oneonta will continue Tuesday, Oct. 22, with a reading by fiction writer Dale Ray Phillips. The event, which is free and open to the public, begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Craven Lounge of the Morris Conference Center. The reading will be followed by a reception and [...]

Thursday, October 17th, 2013 at 16:29 | 0 comments
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Students, faculty and staff representing 11 SUNY campuses came together for the inaugural SUNY Pride Conference, held Oct. 11-13 at SUNY Oneonta’s Hunt College Union. Organized by students and staff from SUNY Oneonta’s Gender and Sexuality Resource Center (GSRC) and Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA), the conference included more than two dozen workshops and activities [...]

Thursday, October 17th, 2013 at 16:21 | 0 comments
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SUNY Oneonta creative writing instructor April Ford has won the grand prize in the Santa Fe Writers Project 2013 Literary Awards Program for fiction, judged by author David Morrell, for her short story collection, “The Poor Children,” which will be published worldwide in spring 2015. A barren widow fosters a set of orphanage twins and [...]

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013 at 10:16 | 0 comments
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The 2013-2014 Red Dragon Reading Series at SUNY Oneonta will open Wednesday, Oct. 9, with a reading by nonfiction writer Tom Montgomery Fate. The event, which is free and open to the public, begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Red Dragon Theater in the Hunt College Union. The reading will be followed by a reception [...]

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013 at 13:55 | 0 comments
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