News Release Archives: June 2011


Tue Jun 28, 2011

Tyler Art Gallery and Waterman Theatre will display for the public on Friday, July 29, media arts pieces of students attending the New York State Summer School of the Arts at the college.

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Fri Jun 24, 2011

SUNY Oswego’s fundraising effort on behalf of Wear Red Day earned the college two awards recently from the American Heart Association’s Greater Syracuse and North Country Division.

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Thu Jun 23, 2011

The Oswego Alumni Association’s Sesquicentennial Reunion Celebration June 10 to 12 included two events that helped raise more than $3,500 for worthy causes.

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Wed Jun 22, 2011

Nicholas A. Lyons, SUNY Oswego’s vice president for administration and finance, has received the Robert J. Wagner Business Officer of the Year Award from the State University Business Officers Association. With the honor, his peers recognized his contributions to SUNY as well as innovations he has helped bring to Oswego.

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Wed Jun 22, 2011

A new book by Dr. Lisa Glidden of SUNY Oswego’s political science department looks at how indigenous movements developed in South America, as well as factors behind ethnic political actions across the globe.

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Mon Jun 20, 2011

Drilling for geothermal wells as part of SUNY Oswego’s new Science and Engineering Innovation Corridor has begun, college officials reported, meaning neighbors can expect more noise than usual around Washington Boulevard.

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Mon Jun 20, 2011

Students from more than 30 nations will gather in Oswego the week of June 27 to compete in science and art, but they’ll also get a dose of athletic competition at a basketball tournament June 28 and 29.

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Wed Jun 15, 2011

The first GENIUS Olympiad’s opening activities—an exhibition of student projects and a ceremony featuring a noted National Geographic photographer—will be open to the public Monday, June 27, at SUNY Oswego.

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Sun Jun 12, 2011

More than 1,000 alumni and friends came to celebrate SUNY Oswego’s 150th birthday at the Sesquicentennial Reunion Celebration June 10 to 12.

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Tue Jun 07, 2011

SUNY Oswego’s National Public Radio affiliate, WRVO-FM, won the top award for radio journalism June 4 in the New York State Associated Press Broadcasters Association annual awards.

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Tue Jun 07, 2011

Rice Creek Rambles, free naturalist-led walks at SUNY Oswego’s ecologically diverse biological field station, will take place at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. every other Saturday from mid-July to mid-August.

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Tue Jun 07, 2011

RSVP at SUNY Oswego continues to seek volunteers to staff the O’Mara Welcome Center, serving the traveling public’s tourism information needs.

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Mon Jun 06, 2011

Brian Ronan swept the steps and fetched the coffee for his Broadway bosses as an intern during his Oswego days. On Sunday, the 1984 graduate was holding his first Tony Award.

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Mon Jun 06, 2011

Dr. Bruce Altschuler, a professor of political science at SUNY Oswego, will give a talk about his latest book, “Acting Presidents: 100 Years of Plays About the Presidency,” at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park on Saturday, June 18, as part of the library’s annual Roosevelt Reading Festival.

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Fri Jun 03, 2011

Members of the 2011 class of Leadership Oswego County, a program of the SUNY Oswego Office of Business and Community Relations, gathered May 20 for a tree-planting ceremony to benefit Oswego Tree Stewards.

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Fri Jun 03, 2011

SUNY Oswego RSVP has announced a six-hour class for older drivers Tuesday, July 12, in Parish through the AARP’s Driver Safety Program.

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Thu Jun 02, 2011

Oswego’s Bookmobile makes a stop May 31—launch day for the bright vehicle acquired from Reynoldsville, Ohio—at SUNY Oswego, which is collaborating with the Oswego YMCA and the Oswego City School District to bring summer reading to students throughout the city in kindergarten through 12th grade.

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Wed Jun 01, 2011

Dr. Kamal Mohamed, SUNY Oswego professor of biological sciences and a Sudanese native, traveled to South Sudan last summer, saw the barren shelves of the library at Dr. John Garang Memorial University of Science and Technology in Bor, South Sudan, and came away determined to help.

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