Rice Creek Story Hour
Tales of nature, animals’ wild ways and how people relate to the natural world. Designed for elementary-aged children, though all are welcome. SUNY Oswego's Rice Creek Field Station offers Story Hour in support of SUNY's partnership with the Read Aloud 15 Minutes national initiative. Free (program size is limited, unable to accommodate groups, an adult must accompany children 17 and under). 315-312-6677.
Location: Rice Creek Field Station
Saturday, March 25, 11 a.m. - noon
Theatre performance: "Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare"
Directed by Devin Brain. America’s premiere touring classical theatre company presents their diverse-cast production of this Shakespeare classic. $20 ($5 for SUNY Oswego students), including parking in the Culkin Hall lot (E-6) and nearby lot E-18. 315-312-4581. theactingcompany.org.
Location: Waterman Theatre, Tyler Hall
Monday, March 27, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Womens's Tennis vs. Wells
Location: Romney Tennis Courts
Saturday, March 25, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Women's Softball vs. Houghton
Location: Laker Softball Field
Tuesday, March 28, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
The faculty learning community on student motivation will discuss methods of effectively engaging and motivating students to enhance learning.
9/14/11 - "Strategies to motivate students in general education courses"
4/27/11 - "The Impact of Student Nonverbal Behaviors on Instructor Motivation and Job Satisfaction."
3/21/11 -We will be discussing the article "How lecture can undermine the motivation of our students" by Ward and Bodner (1993). The article can be found in the Journal of Chemical Education, volume 70, issue 3, and is courtesy of Professor Bill Goffe. Please join us for a discussion of the article, and help us to plan our next discussion topic!
12/1/10 - Our discussion will be about the article "The Unteachables," which appeared in the October 2010 issue of the NEA Higher Education Journal, The Advocate.
10/27/10 - This meeting will focus on a discussion of: http://www.learning-theories.com/kellers-arcs-model-of-motivational-design.html
9/20/2010 - The first meeting of this group will be on Monday September 20th at 12:40 in 123 Penfield. The discussion topic has not been settled yet, so feel free to make suggestions for topics, or suggest a reading for us.
Bring a friend!