Student Involvement Awards
Awards recognize and reward students and their organizations whose involvement has made SUNY Oswego and the surrounding community a better place to live and learn. Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-5420; email@example.com.
Location: Arena and Convocation Hall, Campus Center
Tuesday, April 22, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Indie concert: Arms & Sleepers, American Royalty and Gianni Paci
Arms & Sleepers is an electronic duo from Boston. American Royalty is a psych-pop trio from Brooklyn. Guitarist Gianni Paci is a recent graduate of New York University and is influenced by Buddy Holly and The Beatles. Performer Magazine recently featured him on its cover. $5 at the door; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-4581.
Location: Lounge, Hewitt Union
Friday, April 25, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Women's Lacrosse vs. Brockport
Location: Oswego, NY- South Athletic Field
Saturday, April 19, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Softball vs. Potsdam
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Softball Field
Sunday, April 20, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
Visit http://www.facebook.com/events/453070221388940 for the latest locations or suggest your own!
Location: Various Cities
Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2014
More information: alumni.oswego.edu/reunion
Location: SUNY Oswego, New York 104, Oswego, NY, United States
Thursday, June 5, noon - noon
Is the resource signed? Do you know who the author is?
What are the credentials of the author? -- journalist, professional, student, company employee, interested person?
What is the reputation of the information provider?
Do book publishers regularly publish in this discipline?
For journals, is there an editorial review board?
How is an Internet site associated with the topic?
Fact vs. Opinion:
Is the author and/or information publisher biased?
Does either have a vested interest in the topic?
Are facts supported by documented evidence?
Is supporting material (pictures, charts, references, links. etc.) relevant to the document?
Have they been omitted, but shouldn't be?
Does the resource include: a table of contents, a theses statement, an index, appendixes, and/or a summary or abstract?
Is information up-to-date?
Are links maintained?
References to other resources:
Are references/links included?
What is the quality of the references?
Original document/resource, or first-hand account.
Examples are speeches, text of legal documents, diaries and manuscripts.
Definitions, statistics, dates, etc.
Print example: dictionary
Usually on a specific or narrow topic focuses on a particular aspect of a topic
Print example: journal articles
Overview of topic
often includes definitions, history, information on major aspects of topic
shows topic in perspective to related topics
Print example: encyclopedia
List of relevant sources
Print example: bibliography
Electronic example: list of WWW links
For general public
Produced by and for experts/specialists in the field; usually well researched
Advertisement vs. Informational
Attempts to provide up-to-the minute information on a topic
Information Produced a relatively short time after the event occurred
Information Produced a relatively long time after the event occurred