Events – Winter 2015

Events – Winter 2015

Visit alumni.oswego.edu/events for the most up-to-date event listing. February 7 Reunion 2015 Planning Committee Meeting* Week of February 23 Scottsdale, Arizona – Alumni & Friends Event* Week of February 23 Los Angeles, California – Alumni & Friends Event* Week of February 23 San Clemente, California – Alumni & Friends Event* Week of February 23 Laguna Beach, California – Alumni &

Police Chiefs Reunite to Recognize Former Top Cop

25 years of leadership—SUNY Oswego’s four University Police chiefs stand in order of when they served (from left): Tom Ryan ’74 M’99, 1989 to 2002; Larry Jerrett ’87, 2002 to 2006; Cynthia Adam M’09, 2006 to 2012; and current Chief John Rossi.

SUNY Oswego honored former University Police Chief Tom Ryan ’74 M’99 recently by dedicating the police communications center in honor of him and his wife, Lynda Ryan ’86. The Ryans, both Oswego alumni, are generous supporters of The Fund for Oswego. Tom Ryan’s legacy carries on in the officers who succeeded him since he retired

Alumnae Share Career Advice at ‘Pizza with Professionals’

Sandy Woodman ‘03 and Nicole Andersen ‘05 share career advice with current students during Pizza with Professionals in September in King Alumni Hall.

Sandy Woodman ’03 and Nicole Andersen ’05 shared their journey from undergraduate life to their current corporate level careers at Enterprise with students during Pizza with Professionals in September in King Alumni Hall. Pizza with Professionals gives students the opportunity to sit down with successful alumni and discuss what it’s like to enter the career world.

SRC Scientists Gain ‘Business Acumen’ through Customized Oswego MBA

On-site coursework—Ding Zhang, professor of marketing and management at SUNY Oswego, teaches a course in operations management as part of a customized MBA program at SRC Inc., a North Syracuse-based research and development company.

SUNY Oswego has teamed with SRC Inc. to deliver a customized MBA degree program to employees of the research and development company at its North Syracuse offices. More than 30 SRC employees began taking classes toward the master of business administration at SRC, from pre-MBA foundational courses to electives and core classes. “Recent enhancements to

SUNY Oswego’s Start-Up NY Plan Wins State Approval

StartUp NY

Empire State Development has approved SUNY Oswego’s Start-Up NY campus plan. The college can now begin reviewing applications from businesses interested in partnering with the college in the Start-Up NY initiative. “Advancing our academic mission while creating jobs for our region is an exciting opportunity for our college, which is already an economic anchor in

SUNY Oswego Boosts Diversity, Geographic Draw with Incoming Class

SUNY Oswego Boosts Diversity, Geographic Draw with Incoming Class This fall nearly 2,200 new students started classes at SUNY Oswego—more than 1 in 4 from traditionally underrepresented groups and the most in history from outside Central New York. About 1,420 freshmen with a mean high school GPA of 90 and average SAT of 1,100 and 750 transfer students enrolled, a large class but a bit fewer than last year’s boom of just over 1,500 freshmen and nearly 800 transfers, according to SUNY Oswego Admissions Director Dan Griffin ’92 M’00. l

This fall nearly 2,200 new students started classes at SUNY Oswego—more than 1 in 4 from traditionally underrepresented groups and the most in history from outside Central New York. About 1,420 freshmen with a mean high school GPA of 90 and average SAT of 1,100 and 750 transfer students enrolled, a large class but a