News Release Archives: August 2013


Fri Aug 30, 2013

SUNY Oswego’s Keri Frazer, a master’s candidate in the literacy program, thinks digital technology—even video games—can turn the key to unlock reading and writing for struggling students.

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Thu Aug 29, 2013

A new book co-edited by current and former SUNY Oswego faculty members recounts the indelible niches the women of New York state have carved, from suffragist Susan B. Anthony to astronaut Eileen Collins, from abolitionist and humanitarian Harriet Tubman to actor, comedian and producer Lucille Ball.

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Thu Aug 29, 2013

Penfield Library at SUNY Oswego is extending borrowing privileges to Oswego County K-12 educators and high school students. Complimentary library cards will give them access to college-level research resources, services and collections.

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Wed Aug 28, 2013

Graduate students at SUNY Oswego this spring will join those from five other SUNY colleges and universities to expand an afterschool program to mentor high-need middle school students in the science, technology, engineering and math disciplines.

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Wed Aug 28, 2013

Six students and two theatre faculty members from SUNY Oswego participated in August in the world’s largest performing arts festival, taking their production of “Desdemona, A Play About a Handkerchief” to the stages and streets of Edinburgh, Scotland.

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Wed Aug 28, 2013

Whether the goal is raising funds for a nonprofit organization, a local school, favorite charity group or religious organization, a noncredit program from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at SUNY Oswego Metro Center in downtown Syracuse will provide techniques and tips individuals can use to find more fundraising success.

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Wed Aug 28, 2013

SUNY Oswego’s Office of Business and Community Relations will welcome the Leadership Oswego County class of 2014 at a reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12.

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Wed Aug 28, 2013

Opening speakers for this year’s Ernst & Young Lectures Series at SUNY Oswego include three Oswego faculty members and one of Syracuse University’s Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows.

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Wed Aug 28, 2013

One highlight of the dedication ceremony for SUNY Oswego’s Richard S. Shineman Center for Science, Engineering and Innovation on Friday, Oct. 4, will be awarding an honorary doctorate to a seminal figure in the advancement of sustainability in higher education.

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Tue Aug 27, 2013

The duo of SUNY Oswego faculty member and violinist Jon Shallit with pianist Howard Spindler from the University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music will lead off the college’s annual Focus on Faculty Series at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, in Sheldon Hall ballroom.

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Mon Aug 26, 2013

SUNY Oswego will offer preparatory courses for the Graduate Management Admissions Test and the Graduate Record Examination on Saturdays beginning Sept. 7 at the college’s Metro Center in downtown Syracuse.

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Mon Aug 26, 2013

University Police at SUNY Oswego recently placed second in a national competition among college and university law enforcement departments, many of them much larger than Oswego’s 21 sworn officers.

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Wed Aug 21, 2013

Master puppeteer Joseph Cashore brings his lifelike creations to SUNY Oswego’s Waterman Theatre on Saturday, Sept. 7, for performances at 2 and 7:30 p.m., launching the college’s 2013-14 Artswego Performing Arts Series.

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Thu Aug 15, 2013

From bluegrass to the Bard, the 2013-14 Artswego Series at SUNY Oswego offers a diverse slate of artists and performing arts experiences to area audiences.

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Thu Aug 15, 2013

SUNY Oswego will test the outdoor speaker portion of its emergency messaging systems Tuesday, Aug. 20.

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Wed Aug 14, 2013

In anticipation of the opening of two new science facilities at SUNY Oswego this fall, the college will showcase the sciences in its New York State Fair exhibit Tuesday, Aug. 27, in the State University’s tent.

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Tue Aug 13, 2013

SUNY Oswego will open two exhibitions, one focused on rural hardships during the Dust Bowl and Depression, the other on sculpture inspired by water, on Friday, Sept. 6, in Tyler Art Gallery.

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Fri Aug 09, 2013

The Princeton Review has released its list of best colleges in the Northeast for 2014, and SUNY Oswego is on it.

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Fri Aug 09, 2013

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program, a division of SUNY Oswego’s Office of Business and Community Relations, will celebrate 40 years in Oswego County with a recognition luncheon Thursday, Sept. 5.

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Fri Aug 02, 2013

SUNY Oswego will hold online information sessions about two of its options for master of business administration degrees: the online MBA and the MBA in health services administration.

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Thu Aug 01, 2013

SUNY Oswego has become the latest college accepted for the CFA Institute’s University Recognition Program, signifying its School of Business’ bachelor of science degree in finance strongly positions graduates to obtain the rigorous and prestigious professional Chartered Financial Analyst credential.

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Thu Aug 01, 2013

Kristi Eck, education program director at Say Yes to Education in Syracuse, will join the administration of SUNY Oswego at the start of the fall semester Aug. 26 as interim chief of staff for President Deborah F. Stanley.

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