Talk: Monica Haller
Coordinating artist Monica Haller will discuss the Veterans Book Project, on display at Tyler Art Gallery, hosting a library of books each authored by a person with first-hand experience of war. Free. 315-312-2112.
Location: 114 Marano Campus Center
Thursday, Oct 5, 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
I Am Oz Speaker: Kate Fagan
Kate Fagan, columnist and feature writer for espnW, ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine, will talk on her memoir "The Reappearing Act," which covers her experiences as a gay athlete at the University of Colorado. Q&A to follow, plus book sale and signing of Fagan's most recent NTY best seller "What Made Maddy Run: The Secret Struggles and Tragic Death of an All-American Teen," directly following the question and answer session. Part of SUNY Oswego's I Am Oz Diversity Speaker Series. Talk begins at 6:30 p.m.; doors open at 6 p.m. Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/parking.
Location: Ballroom, Sheldon Hall
Tuesday, Oct 10, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Men's Tennis vs. OCC (scrimmage)
Location: Romney outdoor tennis courts
Thursday, Sept 28, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Women's soccer vs. Plattsburgh
Location: Laker Soccer Field
Friday, Sept 29, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday, Sept 25, 12:16 p.m. - 12:16 p.m.
A devastating fire gutted the auditorium of the Normal School Building, aka Old Main, in 1941. The building, and the college, would rise from the ashes.
First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt stopped on campus to meet with students and other members of the campus community.
A large crowd gathers on the front steps to listen to a musical performance in the 1950s.
A look at a sign to the Admissions Office in the 1950s. The Admissions Office departed the building subsequently but has since returned.
An image from the 1950s featuring its prominent purgola (at right), a walkway from the building to the trolley stop. Despite many attempts, the structure did not survive the ravages of time.
Overhead view of Sheldon Hall with a background that includes Splinter Village -- former armed forced barracks used to temporarily meet the residential and academic needs of a campus dealing with a post-World War II boom of students through the GI Bill and greater desire for higher education.