News Release Archives: February 2013


Thu Feb 28, 2013

SUNY Oswego and stakeholders throughout Oswego County will launch what they hope is a sustainable effort in April for the region to welcome and nurture innovation.

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Thu Feb 28, 2013

In the seven years since SUNY Oswego sociologist Tim Delaney wrote “American Street Gangs,” membership in gangs has soared, many have moved into white-collar crime, and deadly transnational gangs have expanded their trafficking in drugs and humans.

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Thu Feb 28, 2013

A new SUNY Oswego minor in logic will leverage courses across four disciplines to build skills that Dr. Craig DeLancey believes are more vital than ever.

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Wed Feb 27, 2013

“Celtic Nights: A Journey of Hope,” a festive celebration of Irish music, dance and journey to a New World, comes to SUNY Oswego’s Waterman Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12.

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Wed Feb 27, 2013

The SUNY Oswego music department will present its annual Collage Concert at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 8, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

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Wed Feb 20, 2013

Previewing Thursday, Feb. 28, and running March 1 to 3 in SUNY Oswego’s Tyler Hall lab theatre, Paula Vogel’s “Desdemona, A Play About A Handkerchief” promises to take audiences to a parallel universe for the key women in Shakespeare’s “Othello.”

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Tue Feb 19, 2013

SUNY Oswego will begin using a standardized financial aid award letter for the 2013-14 academic year, as part of the SUNY system’s Smart Track campaign committing to transparency in college financing.

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Tue Feb 19, 2013

SUNY Oswego’s Small Business Development Center will host a series of idea-filled workshops for business success on such topics as marketing, business visioning and crowd-funding on Thursday, March 21.

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Mon Feb 18, 2013

Documentary director Jenny Abel will screen “Abel Raises Cain,” a film commemorating her prankster father, in the fifth installment this season of SUNY Oswego’s On Screen/In Person program Tuesday, March 5, at Oswego Cinema 7.

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Fri Feb 15, 2013

They came to SUNY Oswego for the lake, the language and a learning experience that will earn them internships and jobs. Forty-four South Korean students arrived on campus in January ready to spend as many as three years at Oswego and as much time getting to know the campus and culture as possible.

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Fri Feb 15, 2013

SUNY Oswego and SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry have signed a pact that paves the way for ESF graduates in biology and chemistry to seamlessly enter Oswego master’s degree programs for teacher preparation.

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Fri Feb 15, 2013

SUNY Oswego has teamed with universities in the United States and India to win a competitive grant to cooperate on analysis of stars that inform the size-scale of the universe.

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Thu Feb 14, 2013

It’s Desdemona redux for SUNY Oswego theatre students—this time she’s the vixen her husband thought she was—in “Desdemona, A Play About A Handkerchief” previewing Thursday, Feb. 28, and running March 1 to 3 in Tyler Hall’s lab theatre.

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Thu Feb 14, 2013

SUNY Oswego’s On Screen/In Person series on Tuesday, Feb. 26, will feature a documentary about a rebel chef who wondered what kids are being fed in public schools, and did something about it.

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Thu Feb 14, 2013

The Manhattan-based Brian Brooks Moving Company showcases its athletic dance-as-language approach to SUNY Oswego’s Waterman Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27.

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Wed Feb 13, 2013

SUNY Oswego’s Office of Business and Community Relations will kick off its new Community Incubator initiative with two appearances in late February by Emily Pilloton, described as “a design activist, builder, social activist and champion of industrial design as a tool to change the world.”

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Wed Feb 13, 2013

Oswego’s costs trend low, its graduation rates high. That’s the snapshot of SUNY Oswego on the new College Scorecard that President Barack Obama released Feb. 13 to show “where you can get the most bang for your educational buck.”

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Wed Feb 13, 2013

Timothy Egan’s “The Worst Hard Time,” a story set during the environmental catastrophe known as the Dust Bowl, has earned the nod as SUNY Oswego’s 2013 Oswego Reading Initiative selection.

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Wed Feb 13, 2013

Lilly Ledbetter, an activist for equal pay for women since standing up for her rights at an Alabama tire company, will headline SUNY Oswego’s Ernst & Young Lecture Series with a free presentation at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, in the Sheldon Hall ballroom.

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Mon Feb 11, 2013

The 24th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at SUNY Oswego on Jan. 31 featured Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity’s annual Community Service Awards.

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Fri Feb 08, 2013

Classes starting 11:30 a.m. or later are cancelled on Friday due to anticipated weather conditions.

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Wed Feb 06, 2013

SUNY Oswego students donate $2,179 to Parents of Special Children, part of the proceeds from the fall 2013 Miss-a-Meal fundraiser in campus dining halls.

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Wed Feb 06, 2013

SUNY Oswego’s Institute for Global Engagement will launch a new discussion series this month, with “War in a Global and Historical Perspective” as this year’s theme.

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Tue Feb 05, 2013

The Princeton Review and USA Today have named SUNY Oswego to their 2013 list of 150 “best value” colleges and universities in the nation.

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Mon Feb 04, 2013

The renowned and well-traveled Ariel String Quartet will perform Wednesday, Feb. 20, at SUNY Oswego as part of the college’s Ke-Nekt Chamber Music Series.

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Fri Feb 01, 2013

SUNY Oswego’s largest-ever early-decision class represents good news as the college recruits in a competitive market for its fall 2013 freshmen, officials said.

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