Alumni Profiles

Educators Hope to Inspire Future Teachers at Oswego
Educators Hope to Inspire Future Teachers at Oswego
Dr. Joseph A. Merenda ’50 M’54 and his wife, Marie, have been educators for many years, and they’re so…
Alumna and Husband Establish Accounting Excellence Fund
Alumna and Husband Establish Accounting Excellence Fund
Nancy Smith Salisbury ’93 sees how her support makes an impact on campus firsthand. Salisbury and her husband established the…
Three Alumni Provide Inspirational Send-Offs to New Graduates at Commencement Ceremonies
Three Alumni Provide Inspirational Send-Offs to New Graduates at Commencement Ceremonies
Three distinguished alumni were the featured speakers at SUNY Oswego’s three 154th Commencement ceremonies Saturday, May 16 in the Arena…
Commencement Eve Torchlight 2015
Commencement Eve Torchlight 2015
Oswego Alumni Association’s 2015 Outstanding Senior Laura Pavlus Kelly ’09 (left), alumni relations director, presents public relations major Bridget…
Alumnae Stress the Value of Clean Resume, Professional Online Presence
Alumnae Stress the Value of Clean Resume, Professional Online Presence
The Public Relations Student Society of America’s fourth annual “What’s Next?” seminar featured five panelists, including alumnae Mary Jo Godnick…
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Campus Currents

Faculty Share Expertise with International Educators through Achievement Academy
Faculty Share Expertise with International Educators through Achievement Academy
Xiao Yin, a professor at Central China Normal School, enjoyed visiting Pam Delfino ’10 and her first-grade class at…
President Stanley Hosts Town Hall Discussion With Students
President Stanley Hosts Town Hall Discussion With Students
In the spring semester, SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley hosted two “Conversations with the President,” a town hall-style forum…
‘It’s On Us’ Campaign Seeks to End Sexual Assaults
‘It’s On Us’ Campaign Seeks to End Sexual Assaults
President Deborah F. Stanley (front right) joins others around campus who take the “It’s On Us” pledge for sexual…
Students Celebrate Ozfest
Students Celebrate Ozfest
The first Ozfest, a new spring celebration coordinated by the Student Association and supported by the college, featured games,…
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Philanthropy in Action

Educators Hope to Inspire Future Teachers at Oswego
Educators Hope to Inspire Future Teachers at Oswego
Dr. Joseph A. Merenda ’50 M’54 and his wife, Marie, have been educators for many years, and they’re so…
Alumna and Husband Establish Accounting Excellence Fund
Alumna and Husband Establish Accounting Excellence Fund
Nancy Smith Salisbury ’93 sees how her support makes an impact on campus firsthand. Salisbury and her husband established the…
Remembering a Health Care Advocate through a New Peer Health Educator Award
Remembering a Health Care Advocate through a New Peer Health Educator Award
Jean Grant, the former director of the Mary Walker Health Services Center at SUNY Oswego, shared her extraordinary skill,…
Alumni Band Together to Establish a Greek Life Fund at Oswego
Alumni Band Together to Establish a Greek Life Fund at Oswego
In spring 1979, then 18-year-old Sue Tighe-Cushman ’82 had no idea that pledging Alpha Delta Eta at SUNY Oswego…
Oswego Family Comes Together by Giving Back
Oswego Family Comes Together by Giving Back
This year, it wasn’t just one generous supporter who inspired GOLD (Graduates Of the Last Decade) to participate in…
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Class Notes

2015 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards Recognize Student, Employee Excellence
2015 SUNY Chancellor’s Awards Recognize Student, Employee Excellence
The Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence are system-level honors conferred to acknow­ledge and provide SUNY-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement…
Alumni Band Together to Establish a Greek Life Fund at Oswego
Alumni Band Together to Establish a Greek Life Fund at Oswego
In spring 1979, then 18-year-old Sue Tighe-Cushman ’82 had no idea that pledging Alpha Delta Eta at SUNY Oswego…
Bridging the Chasm: Dyslexia Scholar Applies Research to Benefit Diverse Learners
Bridging the Chasm: Dyslexia Scholar Applies Research to Benefit Diverse Learners
As a newly minted Ph.D. graduate, Gordon F. Sherman ’75 was studying the donated brain of a dyslexic individual,…
Communication Alumnus Commands Canals from Capital Region
Communication Alumnus Commands Canals from Capital Region
In 1905, Vaudeville Musician Thomas S. Allen wrote the famous song “Low Bridge” about the early years of the…
Alumna Mentors Incoming Freshman
Alumna Mentors Incoming Freshman
Going to college wasn’t even something Debbie Poland MacAvoy ’81 considered pursuing until she sat down with her guidance…
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