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, compassion and empathy with students and campus members for 37 years. She died in 2013 at the age of 65, but she left behind a legacy that helped improve American healthcare and established SUNY Oswego as

College Announces New Leadership for School of Communication, Media and the Arts

College Announces New Leadership for School of Communication, Media and the Arts

Julie Pretzat, the former associate dean of the School of Communication, Media and the Arts, was promoted to dean of the school effective July 1, President Deborah F. Stanley announced. Faculty member Jennifer Knapp, former chair of the Department of Com­munication Studies, was named associate dean of the school. “In her nearly 30 years at

IRS Praises Oswego’s Tax Assistance Program

IRS Praises Oswego’s Tax Assistance Program

The Internal Revenue Service visited SUNY Oswego’s student-run Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program at Hamilton Homes in Oswego and gave it a perfect site review. VITA provides income tax assistance to low- and moderate-income households in the Oswego and Fulton areas. Andrea Zielinski Pagano ’07 M’08, assistant visiting professor of accounting, oversees the program as

Calendar of Events: Summer 2015

Calendar of Events: Summer 2015

For the most up to date listing of events, visit alumni.oswego.edu/events. Sept. 1 SUNY Oswego at the NYS Fair in Syracuse* Sept. 26 Apple Picking in Syracuse* Sept. 17 Alumni & Friends Event in N.J.* Sept. 19 Mets/Yankees Game & Reception in New York City* Sept. 24 Alumni & Friends Event in Boston* Sept. 25-26 Men’s

Baseball Has Strongest Season in Nearly Two Decades

Baseball Has Strongest Season in Nearly Two Decades

SUNY Oswego finished the season at 27-13, tying the program record for the most wins in a single season. The team also made its first NCAA Championship appearance since 1996, earning the four seed in the New York Regional. Several team members earned accolades for their performances throughout the season. After being selected to the

Oswego Athletics Selects 2015 Outstanding Senior Athletes

Oswego Athletics Selects 2015 Outstanding Senior Athletes

The Oswego Athletics Department named its 2015 Outstanding Male and Female Senior Athletes at its annual All-Athlete Banquet in May. Georgia Traynor ’15 of the women’s soccer team and Bobby Gertsakis ’15 of the men’s ice hockey team took home this year’s honors. Traynor played in 63 of a possible 68 games during her career,

Oswego Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon

Oswego Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon

Join us as we recognize the contributions of the following former student-athletes who will be inducted in the Class of 2015 Oswego Athletic Hall of Fame at Homecoming, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015: Patrick Chetney ’93 M’00 (Swimming and Diving) Janet D’Agostino Davis ’98 (Women’s Soccer) Charlie Manners ’96 (Swimming and Diving) Paul Mizer ’85 (Men’s

Standing O: SUNYAC Honors

Standing O: SUNYAC Honors

The following Lakers student-athletes who play spring sports have received honors from SUNYAC: First Team Jordan Giller ’16 of Toronto, baseball Eric Hamilton ’17 of Liverpool, N.Y., baseball Brendyn Karinchak ’15 of Walden, N.Y., baseball Mickey Putillo ’15 of Brewster, N.Y., baseball Dan Saccocio ’15 of Scotia, N.Y., baseball Second Team Chris Bridgewater ’15 of

Aloha, Alumni: Snapshots from Reunion 2015

Aloha, Alumni: Snapshots from Reunion 2015

More than 1,000 alumni and friends returned to Oswego June 4-7 for a “hula-day,” our luau-themed Reunion 2015. This year, President Deborah F. and Michael Stanley welcomed alumni from 29 states and as far away as Australia and from class years ranging from 1942 to 2015. Reunion 2015 offered a wide array of activities. The

Wedding Album: Summer 2015

Wedding Album: Summer 2015

Melisa “Missy” Verdoliva ’99 (left) and Megan Daley were married Aug. 3, 2013, at Springside Park in Napanee, Ontario, Canada. Picture from left, Tammy Atkinson, Barbara Verdoliva Carroll ’93 M’99, Maryann Grimshaw, Missy Verdoliva ’99, Megan Daley, Sarah Daley, Dana MacDonald and Victor Licatese ’87 M’89. Annette Kellogg ’05 married Ryan Utegg on July 4,