Bruce Coville ’73 Addresses Full House as Keynote Speaker for Quest 2014

Author Bruce Coville ’73 talks with Kaela Schimpf ’14 while signing her book near the Campus Center Auditorium.

Every seat was filled in the SUNY Oswego Campus Center auditorium April 9, when Bruce Coville ’73, keynote speaker for the 34th Quest symposium, shared wisdom garnered from his life as a writer of fantasy and science fiction stories for children and young adults. Many in the audience had read Coville’s books—sometimes as part of

Moody Honored for African-American Pop-Culture Research

Dr. David Moody

SUNY Oswego communication studies faculty member Dr. David Moody has received a national award for his work on African-American visual popular culture. Moody, who has taught since 2010 in the broadcasting and mass communication program, earned the Harry Shaw Award in April for outstanding contributions to the field of African-American popular-culture research at the annual

PwC Chairman Bob Moritz ’85 Shares Insights About Global Trends and Employee Success

Bob Moritz ’85 tours WRVO with Catherine Loper, the station’s director of regional news content.

Bob Moritz ’85, U.S. chairman and senior partner of the accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), shared five major global trends and the four primary qualities future employees will need to succeed during his on-campus lecture last spring. Speaking to a full Campus Center auditorium and online viewers who tuned in to the live webcast, Moritz outlined what

Dozens of Alumni Return to Campus this Semester Through AIR Program

Rebecca Oliver ’07

Rebecca Oliver ’07 advised members of Alpha Sigma Eta, Oswego’s chapter of Sigma Tau Delta, the English honors club, to “never entertain the thought of failure.” An editor for Seeking Alpha Inc., an online financial news organization, Oliver, who majored in creative writing and minored in journalism, said her Oswego experiences, including work in publicity

Fourth Annual Future Oswego Leaders Conference

Alumni and students network during a reception at the Fourth Annual Oswego Leaders Conference in the Campus Center’s Chu Atrium.

Dozens of SUNY Oswego students attended the fourth annual Future Oswego Leaders Conference (FOLC) in March. The conference featured student and alumni presenters who celebrated and encouraged leadership roles among SUNY Oswego students. Workshops informed students about resources and opportunities available on campus, such as the Compass and the Entrepreneurial Action by University Students club.

A Century of Service

A Century of Service

With combined SUNY Oswego teaching careers that total more than 100 years, Professor Dan Barach, appointed in 1964, and Dr. Marilynn Smiley, appointed in 1961, were honored May 8 at the final concert to take place in Tyler Hall before renovations began this summer. Dr. Smiley, named a distinguished teaching professor in 1974, has served

SUNY Oswego to Become Tobacco-Free Jan. 1, 2015

SUNY Oswego to Become Tobacco-Free Jan. 1, 2015

SUNY Oswego will make the healthy choice and go tobacco free on Jan. 1, 2015, everywhere on campus, including tobacco use in any vehicle on college premises. The campus-wide Clean Air Committee has been meeting to discuss this issue since fall 2011 and has considered the results of a campus-wide survey, focus groups and discussions

Jenal Joins the College Foundation Board

Matt Jenal ’78

Matt Jenal ’78 began a three-year term on the Oswego College Foundation Board of Directors on July 1. Jenal is principal at MAJ Finance, a consulting and directorship for alternative investments, with specializations in the financial, operational and compliance areas. In 2010, he retired as senior advisor and director of Cadogan Management, where he was

Fall 2014 Events

Fall 2014 Events

Visit for complete listing. August 28 Oswego Day at the N.Y. State Fair* August 29 Green and Gold Day* October 3-4 Soccer Alumni Reunion* October 16-17 Fall Celebrations, including: Presentation of Honorary Doctorate to Charlie Rose, Media Icon 10th Annual Dr. Lewis B. O’Donnell Media Summit Schools, Alumni Association and College Foundation Board Meetings