SUNY Oswego News http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php SUNY Oswego News en SUNY Oswego Public Affairs Copyright 2015 2015-04-24T15:19:08+00:00 NSF grant to Oswego professor to offer student research opportunities http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/chandler_nsf_grant http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/chandler_nsf_grant/ A major National Science Foundation grant recognizes the research and accomplishments of SUNY Oswego biological sciences faculty member Christopher Chandler while providing research opportunities for his students at Oswego and overseas.

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Campus News, Faculty, Research News: Faculty Honors Apr 16, 2015
SUNY Chancellor Awards honor five Oswego students http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/student_chancellors_awards_2015 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/student_chancellors_awards_2015/ Five SUNY Oswego students active in academics, leadership, community service, campus involvement, arts and career-long achievement will receive the 2015 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence—the highest student recognition through the statewide university system.

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Campus News Mar 12, 2015
Grant aims to reduce obesity in children in U.S., abroad http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/targeting_obesity http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/targeting_obesity/ SUNY Oswego recently earned a highly competitive grant from 100,000 Strong in the Americas to train students here and in Brazil to implement a health-and-wellness program to fight childhood obesity in both countries.

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Health Promotion and Wellness Feb 25, 2015
2015 Carnegie Community Engagement Classification recognizes SUNY Oswego http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/community_engagement_2015 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/community_engagement_2015/ SUNY Oswego, recipient five years ago of the prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement Classification, retains the designation on the new list of just 361 colleges and universities nationwide for 2015.

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Campus News, Distinctions Jan 06, 2015
SUNY Oswego earns 'with distinction' honor for community service http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/service_honor_2014 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/service_honor_2014/ SUNY Oswego has earned a place on the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction—the fourth consecutive year the college has achieved the designation.

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Solutions Dec 12, 2014
Oswego to deliver online health, wellness program under Open SUNY http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/open_suny_health http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/open_suny_health/ A new SUNY Oswego online graduate certificate in health and wellness was among the programs announced as part of the second wave of Open SUNY+ programs by SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher today (Oct. 16).

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Oct 16, 2014
Faculty recital on May 3 to feature violin, piano sonata duos http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/shallit_duo http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/shallit_duo/ OSWEGO—Violinist Jon Shallit and pianist Howard Spindler will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 3, in SUNY Oswego’s Sheldon Hall ballroom in a recital titled “The Evolution of the Violin and Piano Duo Sonata from the Early Classical Period to the Romantic Period.”

Sonatas by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert and Luigi Boccherini will comprise the repertoire for Shallit, concert violinist and professor of music at Oswego, and Spindler, a concert pianist who teaches in the Eastman Community Music School of the University of Rochester.

Composed within a 50-year period that roughly defines the Classic Era in music history, the pieces will include Sonata in B flat major Opus 5 number 1 by Boccherini, Mozart’s Sonata in B flat major K. 378, Schubert’s Sonata in A major D. 547 and Beethoven’s Sonata in C minor Opus 30 No. 2.

Tickets for the recital are $8 ($5 for SUNY Oswego students). They are available at all SUNY Oswego box offices, online at tickets.oswego.edu or by calling 312-2141. Patrons needing assistance should call 312-2141 in advance.

Parking is included in the price of the ticket, and is available in employee and commuter lots adjacent to and across Washington Boulevard from Sheldon Hall.

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Apr 24, 2015
Rice Creek Reflections to offer information on habitats May 2, June 27 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/habitat_reflections_20151 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/habitat_reflections_20151/ SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station has added two free public Rice Creek Reflections, on May 2 and June 27, to its busy spring roster of Saturday events, according to community support group Rice Creek Associates.

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Apr 24, 2015
Rice Creek Reflections to offer information on habitats May 2, June 27 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/habitat_reflections_2015 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/habitat_reflections_2015/ SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station has added two free public Rice Creek Reflections, on May 2 and June 27, to its busy spring roster of Saturday events, according to community support group Rice Creek Associates.

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Apr 24, 2015
SUNY Oswego president expresses sadness on loss of Dr. Weinstein http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/weinstein_statement http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/weinstein_statement/ SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley today expressed the college community’s sorrow on receiving the terrible news of the death of former political science professor Warren Weinstein while being held captive by Al Qaeda in the Pakistan-Afghanistan border region.

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Apr 23, 2015