News Release Archives: March 2005


Thu Mar 31, 2005

imageUnder the direction of department chair Mark Cole, SUNY Oswego’s theatre department is preparing to tackle one of Shakespeare’s most unpredictable and wickedly comedic dramas, “Measure for Measure.”

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Thu Mar 31, 2005

imageAn award-winning journalist who went from the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel to the New York Times and is now founding publisher of the Haitian Times will be at SUNY Oswego April 11 and 12 as the 2005 New York Press Association Journalist in Residence.

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Thu Mar 31, 2005

imageThe SUNY Oswego Recorder Consort will present a concert, “Renaissance to Recent,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, at the Church of the Resurrection, corner of West Fifth and Cayuga streets in Oswego.

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Wed Mar 30, 2005

image Tyler Art Gallery will wrap its season with a variety of media in the spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, opening at 6 p.m. April 15 and continuing to May 13. The public is invited to a reception for the artists from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 15, in Tyler Hall. 

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Wed Mar 30, 2005

imageRenowned young cellist Julie Albers will wrap SUNY Oswego’s inaugural Ke-Nekt chamber music series with a concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, in the Sheldon Hall ballroom on campus.

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Wed Mar 30, 2005

imageState Sen. James W. Wright spoke at the recent dedication of the Center for Entrepreneurs in SUNY Oswego’s School of Business.

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Wed Mar 30, 2005

Leadership Oswego County is looking for nominations for its 2005 Community Leadership Recognition Award. Nominations must be received by April 15. The award winner will be recognized at the Leadership Oswego County adult class of 2005 graduation dinner on Friday, June 10.

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Wed Mar 30, 2005

Dr. John Burns, president of Robert Burns Training, will facilitate “Fundamentals of Marketing” on April 11, 18, 25, May 2 and 9 from 6 to 9 p.m. This seminar is part of the ongoing American Management Association program series offered by the SUNY Oswego Institute for Professional and Organizational Development in Phoenix.

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Tue Mar 29, 2005

imageQuest, the annual symposium for scholarly and creative activity at SUNY Oswego, will celebrate its 25th anniversary April 20 with a number of special features, including a full day of presentations, a buffet luncheon, a retrospective session and a keynote alumni speaker.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

imageHundreds of prospective students and their families gathered to learn about offerings inside and outside the classroom at SUNY Oswego during the college’s 28th annual Open House on Monday, April 11.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

imageM. Catherine Richardson, attorney and former president of the New York State Bar Association, will receive an honorary doctor of laws degree from the State University of New York on May 14 at SUNY Oswego’s 144th Commencement.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

imageFrom the 1970s until today, Dr. Geraldine Forbes, distinguished teaching professor of history at SUNY Oswego, has presented and published her work on Indian women’s history in half a dozen countries, and the groundbreaking nature of her life’s enterprise is now being appreciated.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

Recent SUNY Oswego graduate Nanayaa Acheampong is now at graduate student at the University of Buffalo, thanks in large part to SUNY Oswego’s McNair Program.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

Dr. Youngok Choi of SUNY Oswego’s computer science department is working on a yearlong project on current needs for digital librarians that may impact the future of the field.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

A new summer weeklong Writing Institute at SUNY Oswego is geared toward helping participants polish their work, bolster their creativity and interact with other writers.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

Lies, morality, politics and justice are woven together in Shakespeare’s tragicomedy “Measure for Measure,” the theatre department’s final production of the 2004-05 season. The play will open April 22 in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

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Wed Mar 23, 2005

Alcohol Awareness Day will be observed April 6 at SUNY Oswego with a free screening and other activities, including a video on alcohol marketing. The events will take place between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the main lounge of Hewitt Union.

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Tue Mar 22, 2005

imageAround 90 members of the campus community recently worked the phones to let admitted students know more about the SUNY Oswego experience.

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Wed Mar 16, 2005

imageBrent Wallarab, the lead trombonist and arranger for the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, will debut seven new arrangements with the Rick Holland-Evan Dobbins Little Big Band at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 2, at Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

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Wed Mar 16, 2005

imageA residency by Alonzo King’s Lines Ballet through SUNY Oswego will provide sessions to keep local dancers on their toes as well as several educational opportunities from April 4 to 6.

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Wed Mar 16, 2005

Bird-watching sessions, nature hikes and an educational environmental workshop are among the spring sessions scheduled at SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station.

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Wed Mar 16, 2005

SUNY Oswego’s Penfield Library and Penfield Library Associates will hold their annual book sale in the basement of Penfield Library from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 18 and 19 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 20.

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Mon Mar 14, 2005

SUNY Oswego alumnus Bill Shine, senior vice president of programming at Fox News, will return to his alma mater and speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, in Room 107 of Lanigan Hall. An east-coast blizzard postponed his planned March visit.

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Thu Mar 10, 2005

imageStudent writers, directors and performers will have an opportunity to learn and entertain through SUNY Oswego’s annual “New Voices” production, presented at 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, April 2 and 3, in Tyler Hall’s lab theatre.

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Thu Mar 10, 2005

imageNew musical compositions based on photographs will be the focus of “Snapshots,” a multimedia performance by Elements Quartet at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 10, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

imageWhile some classmates head south for fun and frivolity in the sun, about 20 SUNY Oswego students will spend their spring break working with Habitat for Humanity to revitalize an inner-city Baltimore neighborhood.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

imageAs women began buying more cosmetics instead of using homemade concoctions in the early 20th century, the dangers of unregulated mass production gradually became apparent. Women and their advocates raised the alarm, and an act of Congress was the result.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

James McDougal and Michael LeBlanc of SUNY Oswego’s counseling and psychological services department are helping the Syracuse City School District serve students better through the Smaller Learning Communities initiative.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

Sixteen childhood education majors at SUNY Oswego worked with Dr. Audrey Rule, a professor of curriculum and instruction, on a special project with the Oswego Children’s Center in Swetman Hall on campus that introduced preschoolers to science and math concepts.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

Dr. Lawrence Spizman of SUNY Oswego’s economics department has been elected vice president east of the National Association of Forensic Economics. His term will run for three years.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

imageWinners of the SUNY Oswego Reading Initiative essay competition were honored recently on campus.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

The American Management Association and the SUNY Oswego Institute for Professional and Organizational Development have partnered to offer a series of non-credit certificate programs and courses at the institute in Phoenix. “The Training Course for Managers” is scheduled to begin March 24.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

The American Management Association and the SUNY Oswego Institute for Professional and Organizational Development have partnered to offer a series of noncredit certificate programs and courses at the institute in Phoenix. “Managing Conflict” is scheduled to begin March 22.

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Wed Mar 09, 2005

Award-winning author Diana Abu-Jaber, who graduated from SUNY Oswego in 1980, will be featured at a reading and reception to launch her newest book, “The Language of Baklava: A Memoir,” Tuesday, March 15, at Borders Books and Music in Syracuse’s Carousel Mall.

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Tue Mar 08, 2005

imageAlonzo King’s Lines Ballet will wrap this season’s Artswego Performing Arts Series at SUNY Oswego with a performance of its dynamic dance work “Before the Blues” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

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Tue Mar 08, 2005

imageAs part of the celebration of Women’s History Month, three Central New York college presidents will offer their views on the current state of colleges and universities in “The Changing Face of Higher Education: Challenges and Promises” at 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, at SUNY Oswego.

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Mon Mar 07, 2005

imageNearly 400 visitors attended the first two specialty admissions programs of the semester, with hundreds more expected for future dates.

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Mon Mar 07, 2005

imageMembers of the campus and community will contribute songs and readings for the annual “Women Aloud: The Feminine Voice in Our Lives” fund-raiser for SUNY Oswego women’s studies scholarships at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 7, in Hewitt Union’s Bell Auditorium.

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Thu Mar 03, 2005

imageThey had a packed and loud Laker Hall and a fast start, but it wasn’t enough for the women’s basketball team to win its first-ever NCAA Tournament contest. The Lakers lost to William Smith 68-58 in a match that was tight until the end on Saturday.

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