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, April 29, 11 a.m. - noon
Concert: College-Community Orchestra
Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 315-312-2130.
Location: Ballroom, Sheldon Hall
Sunday, April 30, 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Men's Golf 11th Laker Spring Tournament
Location: Oswego Country Club, W 1st St, Oswego, NY 13126, United States
Saturday, April 29, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Men's Baseball vs. Oneonta
Location: Laker Baseball Field
Saturday, April 29, noon - 3 p.m.
SUNY Oswego together with its affiliated agencies is the largest employer in Oswego County. It directly provides 1,754 full-time equivalent jobs in Oswego and indirectly helps to create an additional 5,306 opportunities in Central New York.
In addition to state-funded jobs at the college, self-supporting elements of the campus—such as residence halls and Auxiliary Services (food service, books, etc.)—employ hundreds of people. Figures reflect both state and non-state payrolls on campus in 2008-09.
A total of 3,049 jobs are estimated to have been created in Oswego County and another 4,017 jobs in the six neighboring counties (Onondaga, Cayuga, Jefferson, Lewis, Oneida and Madison) because of the college in 2008-09.
Spending by faculty, staff, students and the college and its affiliated agencies on goods and services supports employment of people in stores, restaurants, hospital and medical and dental services, utilities, service stations, hotels, auto dealers, construction companies and other businesses. Each $1 million of the $114.2 million of direct college spending leads to the creation of 26.7 jobs in Oswego County and 33.5 jobs in Oswego and neighboring counties.
2,394 students work part-time on campus in the residence halls, the college’s Work Study Program, Auxiliary Services, Student Association, Oswego Alumni Association, Oswego College Foundation, Research Foundation and other campus programs.
Employment Attributable to SUNY Oswego
A total of 4,803 jobs in Oswego County and 7,060 in the seven-county region can be attributed to SUNY Oswego through direct and related employment.
EMPLOYMENT IN OSWEGO COUNTY
EMPLOYMENT IN OSWEGO AND NEIGHBORING COUNTIES
*$1 Million of direct college spending leads to creation of 26.7 jobs in Oswego County.
**$1 Million of direct college spending leads to creation of 33.5 jobs in Oswego and neighboring counties.
State and Non-State Payroll