Laker Turf Stadium kick-off ceremony
Prior to the men's soccer game, SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley will officially open the facility together with Vice President for Student Affairs Jerald Woolfolk, Director of Athletics Sue Viscomi and esteemed alumnus and member of the 1966 SUNYAC men's soccer championship squad Dan Scaia, a 1968 Oswego graduate. The first 200 students in attendance will receive a free "Laker Turf Stadium Kickoff" T-shirt and a free soft pretzel. Free. 312-3056.
Location: Laker Turf Stadiium
Tuesday, Sept 1, 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Concert: Bach cello suites by Matt Haimovitz
Renowned Israeli-born soloist Matt Haimovitz performs all six Bach cello suites, while visiting four Central New York locations. (The “moveable feast” begins with a Tuesday live-at-noon broadcast from the studios of WCNY FM (91.3), followed by a 3 p.m. appearance at the River’s End Bookstore. The musical tour resumes at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Tyler Gallery in Penfield Library.) The remaining suites at 7:30 p.m. Sheldon Hall: $15 ($5 for SUNY Oswego students), including parking in lots adjacent to and across Washington Boulevard from Sheldon Hall. http://www.oswego.edu/arts. 312-2141.
Location: Ballroom, Sheldon Hall
Wednesday, Sept 16, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Women's Soccer vs. St. Lawrence
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Soccer Field
Tuesday, Sept 1, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Men's Soccer vs. St. Lawrence
Location: Oswego, NY, Laker Turf Stadium
Tuesday, Sept 1, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
2015 New Jersey Event
Find out more and register: http://bit.ly/1T3Y0iT
Location: Ridgewood Country Club 96 W. Midland Ave., Paramus, N.J.
Thursday, Sept 17, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
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Location: Various Cities
Thursday, Sept 17, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Major: Adolescent Education, Social Studies
Minor: Athletic Coaching
Hometown: Rochester, New York
What activities are you involved with at Oswego?
I am Vice President of the Bowling Club on campus.
Why did you choose Oswego?
It is my Dad's and Sister's alma matar. Besides that, it has an amazing education program focused on hands on learning.
What is the best thing about your major?
Working with others who are passionate about education. As well as the amazing hands on experiences that we receive within the program.
Generally speaking, what impact has the Oswego faculty had on you?
The staff does a wonderful job of engaging with the students about the subject and connecting with the students on a personal level.
Who's your favorite professor and why?
Dr. Richard T. Weyhing. He is very engaging and he has an enormous passion for History.
Describe your department's atmosphere and how it has enhanced your ability to learn.
I am in two different departments. The History department is filled with people who have a great desire to learn. The education department centers on the calibration and community which leads a great amount of learning.
What's the best thing about SUNY Oswego?
The people are very friendly and everyone goes out of the way to see how you are. Oswego also has a beautiful campus. Comment on how your Oswego experience has helped prepare you for a career. I have been able to get into classrooms so I see a more realistic understanding of what it means to teach.
What opportunities has Oswego given you that you never had before?
To meet people from different countries and different regions. The school also gives me the ability to see things from a different perspective.