News Release Archives: October 2007


Wed Oct 31, 2007

class discussionStudents who come to Oswego without declaring a major are not alone. It could be considered the largest major at the college, with about 525 undeclared students starting the fall semester. More...



Wed Oct 31, 2007

Roker at OswegoFour of SUNY Oswego’s academic programs receive a close-up look in “Television, Film and Digital Media Programs: 556 Outstanding Programs at Top Colleges and Universities Across the Nation,” published by the Princeton Review. More...



Wed Oct 31, 2007

The McNair Scholars Program at SUNY Oswego, a graduate preparation program, this month received federal funding of $231,000 per year for another four years, marking its first renewal since it was established in 2003. More...



Wed Oct 31, 2007

Four years of federal funding totaling $800,000 will help a SUNY Oswego team of researchers to continue its study of how exposure to environmental pollutants before birth influences behavior as children mature toward adulthood.

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Wed Oct 31, 2007

Tibetan monks“Songs of the Spirit,” the international concert presented by SUNY Oswego’s Artswego program Nov. 13, celebrates unity among diverse faiths and cultures. Behind the scenes, members of local faith communities have been working to make it happen. More...



Wed Oct 31, 2007

running tracksRunning the tracks is a dangerous yet compelling tradition for young dreamers like Dalton (Mike Racioppa) and Pace (Allison Kleber) in “The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek,” this year’s SUNY Oswego student honors theatre production. More...



Wed Oct 31, 2007

The Charles H. Jerred Planetarium at SUNY Oswego will offer “A Tour of the Solar System” each Sunday in November. More...



Wed Oct 31, 2007

Vocalists from various SUNY Oswego classes and ensembles will collaborate for a concert titled “Sing! Sing! Sing!” at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at St. Paul’s Church, 50 E. Mohawk St. in Oswego. More...



Fri Oct 26, 2007

Ready logoOswego State Downtown will celebrate its grand opening with a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, and an opening reception for the gallery’s first art exhibition—“Ready!”—from 5 to 7 p.m. The event is free of charge. Refreshments will be served. More...



Wed Oct 24, 2007

actors on tracksThe SUNY Oswego student honors production “The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek,” opening Nov. 14 in Tyler Hall’s lab theatre, will make use of the place’s limited space but increased intimacy. More...



Wed Oct 24, 2007

OdettaSUNY Oswego’s Artswego series will sponsor a Port City appearance of “Songs of the Spirit,” featuring a global cast of renowned performers celebrating unity among faiths and cultures, at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov 13. More...



Wed Oct 24, 2007

SUNY Oswego and the Oswego YMCA will continue their program partnership where professors give talks at the Y’s downtown Armory building, corner of West First and Utica streets. More...



Thu Oct 18, 2007

summit recordingSUNY Oswego’s Media Summit—recently renamed in memory of longtime professor Lewis B. O’Donnell—will air at 3 p.m. Saturday on the WRVO stations. More...



Wed Oct 17, 2007

Lucaya Luckey-BethanySUNY Oswego senior theatre major Lucaya Luckey-Bethany will direct the college’s student honors production “The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek,” which will open Nov. 13 in Tyler Hall’s lab theatre. More...



Wed Oct 17, 2007

open house connectionA surge in applications, more academically prepared students and a more robust residential community are among the biggest fall trends at SUNY Oswego, said Dr. Joseph Grant, vice president for student affairs and enrollment management. More...



Wed Oct 17, 2007

art exampleTyler Art Gallery will feature two new exhibitions, “Recent Work by SUNY Oswego Art Faculty” and “Captured by the Lens: Selected Photographs from the Permanent Collection,” opening with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2. More...



Wed Oct 17, 2007

Change creates opportunity, and one of the biggest changes worldwide today is the aging of the population. Many more professionals will find employment working with elderly people, and SUNY Oswego has a new program to prepare them for their work. More...



Wed Oct 17, 2007

The Princeton Review has named SUNY Oswego’s School of Business one of the “Best 290 Business Schools” in the latest edition of its graduate school guidebook of that title, released earlier this month. More...



Wed Oct 17, 2007

SUNY Oswego’s student chapter of the American Meteorology Society organized the second annual Lake Effect Conference, Oct. 20 and 21 in Sheldon and Park halls on campus.

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Wed Oct 17, 2007

Robin CurtisActress and SUNY Oswego graduate Robin Curtis will present “A Good Girl: Sexual Odyssey of a 50-Year-Old Woman” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, in Waterman Theatre. More...



Wed Oct 17, 2007

SUNY Oswego’s College-Community Orchestra and Jazz Ensemble will present a joint concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, in the Sheldon Hall ballroom. More...



Tue Oct 16, 2007

Jerry MosierOswego alumnus Jerry Mosier ‘76 will screen his independent film “The War of Peace: Voices from Lebanon” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1, in Room 305 of Park Hall. More...



Tue Oct 16, 2007

Louis A. Borrelli Jr.The impact of new technologies and new generations of tech-savvy users on the media will be the focus of the third annual Louis A. Borrelli Jr. Media Summit at SUNY Oswego at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, in Sheldon Hall ballroom. More...



Wed Oct 10, 2007

A live Webcast will be available for SUNY Oswego’s College Council meeting, at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, in Room 120 of the Campus Center. More...



Wed Oct 10, 2007

The SUNY Oswego student honors production “The Trestle at Pope Lick Creek” will blend the expertise and efforts of many students to create “a harsh and uncompromising tale of emerging adolescence,” said director Lucaya Luckey-Bethany. More...



Wed Oct 10, 2007

Hundreds of technology teachers and students will converge at SUNY Oswego for the college’s 68th annual Fall Technology Conference, Oct. 25 and 26. More...



Wed Oct 10, 2007

Mike DuganEmmy Award-winning writer and comedian Mike Dugan will explore what it takes to be a man in a world filled with boyish temptations in “Men Fake Foreplay,” a one-man show at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, in Waterman Theatre. More...



Wed Oct 10, 2007

actors poseStudents at SUNY Oswego will premiere week 50 of the play series “365 Days/365 Plays” at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, during College Hour in Hewitt Union’s Bell Auditorium. Admission will be free. More...



Wed Oct 10, 2007

leaf pileMembers of SUNY Oswego’s Student-Athlete Advisory Council want to rake leaves Sunday, Nov. 4. But first, they need to hear from senior citizens in Oswego who would like this free help. More...



Mon Oct 08, 2007

Members of the Central New York community are welcome to join the “Today” show festivities Thursday morning, Oct. 18, at SUNY Oswego. Al Roker, a 1976 Oswego graduate, will broadcast his remotes for NBC’s “Today” show from the college’s Campus Center. More...



Thu Oct 04, 2007

group photoA delegation of administrators from Zhejiang Gongshang University in Hangzhou, China, visited SUNY Oswego in early October to learn about American best practices in higher education administration. More...



Wed Oct 03, 2007

storefrontSUNY Oswego opened the doors on its first presence in downtown Oswego on Thursday, Oct. 4. More...



Wed Oct 03, 2007

Roker liveIllustrious SUNY Oswego alumnus Al Roker brought NBC’s “Today” show and its national audience to campus Oct. 18 when he broadcast from the college’s Campus Center. More...



Wed Oct 03, 2007

Doc O'DonnellThe Louis A. Borrelli Jr. Media Summit will be renamed in memory of Dr. Lewis B. O’Donnell, professor emeritus of communication studies, who will also be honored at a memorial service following the Oct. 17 summit. More...



Wed Oct 03, 2007

Two free workshops introducing the philosophy of Dr. Ruby Payne, author of “Framework for Poverty” and co-author of “Bridges Out of Poverty,” will take place at 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, in SUNY Oswego’s Hewitt Union formal lounge. More...



Wed Oct 03, 2007

students buying honeySUNY Oswego freshmen Chenshen Wang (left) and Man Jin Liao make a purchase from Davis Honey during Welcome SUNY Oswego Night at Oswego’s downtown farmers market in September. More...



Wed Oct 03, 2007

actors playMichael Racioppa (left, as Sir Andrew Aguecheek) and Nathaniel Angstrom (Sir Toby Belch) share a light moment during rehearsals for “Twelfth Night, Or What You Will,” which will start SUNY Oswego’s theatre season. More...



Tue Oct 02, 2007

Two New York City-based actresses will bring 10 poems by German playwright and social critic Bertolt Brecht to life at 8 p.m. Oct. 16 in Hewitt Union ballroom at SUNY Oswego. More...



Mon Oct 01, 2007

The Charles H. Jerred Planetarium at SUNY Oswego will offer the public an opportunity for “Cruising Mars” each Sunday in October. More...