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Hundreds of alumni, parents and community members will visit SUNY Oneonta from Oct. 24-26 for Homecoming & Family Weekend. Scheduled events range from tours of the completely renovated Fitzelle Hall to a 2.6-mile run/walk. Admission to many of the weekend’s events is free, and members of the community are invited to participate. The full schedule [...]

Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 14:43 | 0 comments
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The National Guard and the Governor’s Office will present a Citizen Preparedness Corps Training at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in the Hunt College Union Ballroom on the SUNY Oneonta campus. Weather-related disasters are a fact of life no matter where you live. In New York, extreme cold and excessive snowfall can create dangerous conditions. [...]

Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 08:58 | 0 comments
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Celebrated Iranian-born author, illustrator and filmmaker Marjane Satrapi will present SUNY Oneonta’s Mills Distinguished Lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 29, in the college’s Alumni Field House. Through generous support of the college foundation, the lecture is free and open to the public. Satrapi is the author of the acclaimed graphic novel “Persepolis,” which has [...]

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Phil Whitman knew the only way he’d be able to pull off a surprise marriage proposal would be to throw his girlfriend, Gabriella Lena-Murphy, off the track. So, he planned a trip to Oneonta for her birthday weekend and filled it with one surprise after another. Phil and Gabby met at SUNY Oneonta in October [...]

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SUNY Oneonta junior Alanna Bergstrom, an environmental science major from Staten Island, has been chosen to receive the SUNY Emerging Leaders Award. The award recognizes students who have demonstrated significant leadership within their campuses and/or communities. Recipients will attend the SUNY Student Leadership Institute from Oct. 17-19 in Rochester. From building a do-it-yourself hydroponic window [...]

Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 12:52 | 0 comments
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The Department of Africana and Latino Studies at SUNY Oneonta will host a series of performances, lectures and other community events marking Latina/o Heritage Month. The celebration will begin with an opening reception on Thursday, Oct. 2, from 6 to 7 p.m. in Le Café at the Morris Conference Center on the college’s campus, and [...]

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 09:24 | 0 comments
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Rosemarie Avanzato of SUNY Oneonta’s School of Education and Human Ecology is the 2014 winner of the college’s Ashok Kumar Malhotra Seva Faculty Award. She will deliver the Seva Lecture, titled, ”How Easy It Is To Incorporate Service-Learning Into The Classroom,” on Thursday, Oct. 2, at 7 p.m. in the Craven Lounge of the Morris [...]

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 08:43 | 0 comments
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Fifteen SUNY Oneonta freshmen have been selected to participate in Critical MaSS: Math and Science Scholars, a scholarship program supporting students who plan to pursue careers or advanced degree programs in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Each student received a scholarship award of up to $2,700 for the fall 2014 semester. If [...]

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 08:00 | 0 comments
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SUNY Oneonta received the 2014 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education, on Sept. 16. As a recipient of the annual HEED Award—a national honor recognizing U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion—SUNY Oneonta will [...]

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 10:13 | 0 comments
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SUNY Oneonta is among the top 100 colleges in the Northeast for the ninth consecutive year, according to the U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 ranking of “Best Colleges,” released Sept. 9. The college jumped 25 spots to No. 41 in the “Best Regional Universities—North” category, which includes institutions in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, [...]

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 07:33 | 0 comments
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