Speaker: Dr. Hilary McManus
Alumna Dr. Hilary McManus will discuss her role in a global initiative for women in science and her February journey to Antarctica. She is one of the first participants in the Homeward Bound organization, which is targeting 1,000 women with science backgrounds over the next 10 years to become the decision-makers who will develop new policies and lead the change. She is a member of the biology faculty at Le Moyne College, where she earned the Louis D. DeGennaro Undergraduate Mentor Award. Part of the Feinberg Excellence Fund Series on Gender and Sports. Free; parking in lot 8, along Washington Boulevard in front of Shineman Center.
Location: Room 175, Shineman Center
Thursday, April 26, 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
Concert: Chamber Orchestra - Ballet
Members of SUNY Oswego's College-Community Orchestra will perform pieces by Bach, Vivaldi, Mendelssohn and Mozart. The Orchestra will be joined by dancers ages 5 to 21 from the college's "Intermediate Ballet Technique" class and others from the Oswego Ballet Academy. Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/parking. 315-312-2130.
Location: Ballroom, Sheldon Hall
Friday, April 27, 7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Men's Lacrosse vs. Potsdam
No admission fee.
Location: Laker Turf Stadium
Wednesday, April 25, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Baseball vs. Cortland
No admission fee
Location: Laker Baseball Field
Friday, April 27, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Wednesday, April 25, 5:54 a.m. - 5:54 a.m.
The Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching offers various workshops and seminars for faculty and staff. Spring semester workshops include:
Wednesday, February 16 - "Advisor Alert! Document Imaging-Student Records Going Digital" - Michelle Bandla and Kathy Evans (12:40 -1:35, CC 133). (watch the video)
Friday, February 18 - ""Responding to Academically Adrift: What Colleges Can Do" audio conference with Richard Arum, one of the authors of Academically Adrift: Limited Learning on College Campuses (1:00 - 2:30, Library Instruction Room 2, Penfield Library)
Friday, February 18 - Improving Your Scholarly Reputation on the Web - Jack Gelfand, Maria Nakamura, and Linda Cook (2:00-3:00, 123 Penfield)
Friday, February 18 - "Advisor Alert! Document Imaging-Student Records Going Digital" - Michelle Bandla and Kathy Evans (3:00 -4:00, CC 201). Click here to register for this workshop.
Wednesday, March 2 - "Assisting students that experience alcohol or other drug abuse issues," presented by Ted Winkworth (12:40 - 1:35, 123 Penfield) (watch the video)
Friday, March 4 - "Going green: Using eBook adoptions to save trees and help students save greenbacks" - Joe Moreau, Rameen Mohammadi, and John Kane (12:40 - 1:35, 123 Penfield) (watch the video)
Monday, March 7 - "Research Tools - Cite, collect & organize your research using Zotero or EndNote" - Natalie Sturr and Marcia Burrell (12:40 - 1:35, 123 Penfield) (watch the video)
Monday, March 7 - "Simulated Education: Do you learn more when your life is in danger?" - Damian Schofield (12:30 - 1:30, Mahar 303) (watch the video)
Tuesday, March 8 - "The Career Side of College and Career Readiness: A Seminar at the 2011 National Policy Seminar" - webinar - (1:00 - 2:30, 123 Penfield)
Wednesday, March 9 - Future of Higher Education Reading Group meeting - Topic: Kuh, George D. (2008). High Impact Educational Practices: What they are, Who has access to them, and Why they Matter (AAC&U) - discussion leader - James Early (12:40-1:35, CC 133) (watch the video)
Thursday, March 10 - "Possible funding opportunities at NSF, NEH, Department of Education and NIH" - Shashi Kanbur (4:00 - 5:00 pm, 123 Penfield) (watch the video)
Friday, March 11 - White Papers and Elevator Talks - Jack Gelfand, Maria Nakamura, and Linda Cook (2:00-3:00, 123 Penfield)
Monday, March 21 - Faculty learning community on student engagement meeting (12:40-1:35, 123 Penfield)
Wednesday, March 23 - "Value added assessment: Measuring student learning in general education" - Brad Wray (12:40-1:35, 123 Penfield) (watch the video)
Friday, March 25 - How to Organize Your Proposal - Jack Gelfand, Maria Nakamura, and Linda Cook (2:00-3:00, 123 Penfield)
Monday, March 28 - TLT Coop webinar - Illuminating Elluminate at SUNY IT (10-11 am, 123 Penfield)
Wednesday, April 6 - Future of Higher Education Reading Group meeting - Topic: Wildavsky, Ben (2010). The Great Brain Race: How Global Universities are Reshaping the World (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press) - discussion leader- Bill Goffe (12:40-1:35, CC 133) (watch the video)
Wednesday, April 13 - Webinar on "Use of Public Domain/Creative Commons for Academic Purposes" (1 pm, 123 Penfield)
Monday, April 18 - "Project SMART" - Marcia Burrell (12:40 - 1:35, Mahar 303) (watch the video)
Thursday, April 21 - Webinar on "McGraw-Hill's new digital resource platform: Unlimited access to all content by any professor at no cost" (2 pm - 123 Penfield)
Wednesday, April 27 - Faculty learning community on student motivation meeting (12:40-1:35, 123 Penfield)
Thursday, April 28 - Webinar on "Identity Fraud and Abuse in Distance Education" - (2 pm , 123 Penfield) sponsored by Extended Learning, CTS, and CELT