News Release Archives: May 2006


Wed May 31, 2006

imageHigh school students will have an opportunity to explore, expand and experiment with their artistic abilities at the upcoming SUNY Oswego Summer Art Institute, which will run July 16 to 29 at the lakeside campus. More...



Wed May 31, 2006

stage combatWorkshops on all aspects of acting and performance, as well as a trip to the Shaw Festival in Canada, will highlight SUNY Oswego’s Summer Theatre Institute from July 16 to 29. More...



Tue May 30, 2006

happy graduatesHundreds of SUNY Oswego students and their guests celebrated their achievements during the college’s 145th Commencement on Saturday, May 20. More...



Tue May 30, 2006

Benin collaborationSix professors from SUNY Oswego’s School of Education will travel to Benin later in July to deliver workshops and training, and Dr. Issaou Gado of Benin visited SUNY Oswego in May to help them prepare. More...



Wed May 24, 2006

taste eventMore than 700 graduates—and two media celebrities—are on the SUNY Oswego campus this weekend for Reunion 2006 activities. More...



Wed May 24, 2006

Nature hikes, frog-related festivities and a session on animals’ telltale traces are among the summer activities offered through SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station. More...



Wed May 24, 2006

Scott RobyThe Charles H. Jerred Planetarium at SUNY Oswego will host free shows for the public each Sunday in June. More...



Mon May 22, 2006

Mark MoreyDr. T. Mark Morey, a professor of psychology, and Dr. Harrison Yang, a professor of curriculum and instruction, are the 2006 recipients of the SUNY Oswego President’s Award for Teaching Excellence. More...



Mon May 22, 2006

graduates hugThe dual graduation ceremonies comprising SUNY Oswego’s 145th Commencement are being rebroadcast this week on Time Warner Cable’s Channel 96 in Central New York. More...



Wed May 17, 2006

grads waitAround 1,200 graduating students, thousands of their friends and family, and two accomplished alumni will converge on the lakeside campus for SUNY Oswego’s dual Commencement ceremonies on Saturday. More...



Mon May 15, 2006

Johan GodwaldtJohan Godwaldt, a technical director in SUNY Oswego’s theatre department, has received a SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service. More...



Thu May 11, 2006

imageHundreds of high school students from across the state are converging on the SUNY Oswego campus and the college’s Rice Creek Field Station for the New York State Envirothon, which continues today. More...



Tue May 09, 2006

book coverTracy Kidder’s “Mountains Beyond Mountains,” the story of doctor and anthropologist Paul Farmer’s quest to solve world epidemics, is the Oswego Reading Initiative selection for campus-wide perusal this summer and discussion in the next academic year.

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Tue May 09, 2006

summer classMore than 300 courses of various lengths, times and topics are available through Oswego’s Summer Sessions, which began May 30. More...



Tue May 09, 2006

Qiong June DongDr. Qiong June Dong, professor of management at SUNY Oswego, has received a SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarly and Creative Activities. More...



Fri May 05, 2006

imageChancellor recognizes Dong for scholarly excellence
Dr. Qiong June Dong, professor of management at SUNY Oswego, has received a SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarly and Creative Activities. In the past five years, Dong has co-authored a book—“Supernetworks: Decision-Making for the Information Age”—and 23 other publications. More ...


image imageimage Three receive foundation’s Research and Scholarship Award
SUNY Oswego professors Mark Cole, Dr. Geraldine Forbes and Dr. David Valentino were among 43 outstanding SUNY faculty members recognized with the 2006 SUNY Research Foundation Research and Scholarship Award on May 3. More ...

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Fri May 05, 2006

One technology education class will be canceled today, following an electrical fire in the classroom, Room 160 of Wilber Hall. More...



Wed May 03, 2006

student directorMany Oswego students taking part in Saturday’s Commencement ceremonies will trade their caps and gowns for jobs after leaving Golden Romney Fieldhouse. More...



Wed May 03, 2006

Florence KirkTwo Oswego professors—Dr. Florence Kirk, associate professor of accounting, and Dr. Julie Pretzat-Merchant, professor and chair of music—have received SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Teaching. More...



Wed May 03, 2006

Mark ColeThree Oswego professors were among 43 outstanding SUNY faculty members recognized with the 2006 SUNY Research Foundation Research and Scholarship Award on May 3. More...



Wed May 03, 2006

Judith BeltThe recipients of this year’s President’s Award for Excellence in Academic Advisement at SUNY Oswego are Judith Belt of the technology department and Dr. Joyce Smith of the curriculum and instruction department. More...



Wed May 03, 2006

imageStudents from SUNY Oswego and other colleges can gain an inside view of the entertainment industry through Oswego’s Hollywood P.O.V. summer session, from Aug. 6 to 15 in Los Angeles.

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Wed May 03, 2006

torchlight imageSUNY Oswego’s newest graduates will take part in one of its oldest traditions as seniors celebrate Commencement Eve on Friday, May 19. More...



Wed May 03, 2006

Runner Weston Fellows of Utica received the SUNY Chancellor’s Scholar Athlete Award in a ceremony May 1 at Westchester Community College. More...



Wed May 03, 2006

Dr. Karen Nicholas, a history professor, is one of 25 faculty members selected from a national applicant pool to attend a summer institute at the Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies in England. More...