Alumni News

PHOTO: Oswego's Metro Center
PHOTO: Oswego’s Metro Center
ALL OSWEGO ALUMNI receive a discount on professional development programs offered by SUNY Oswego at the Metro Center in…
PHOTO: School of Business Alumni Symposium
PHOTO: School of Business Alumni Symposium
The Fund for Oswego National Chair Jennifer Shropshire ’86 speaks in a class as part of the School of Business Alumni Symposium…
Mentor-Scholar Program
Mentor-Scholar Program
ABOVE, ALEX PARSONS ’15, second from right, a technology education major, works with Oswego Middle School eighth-graders Nov. 30 on an…
Alumna provides unique Hollywood insight to students
Alumna provides unique Hollywood insight to students
STUDENTS DURING LAST SUMMER’S HOLLYWOOD POV had the opportunity to learn from the experiences of Janice Simcoe ’83, who was happy to…
Making Magic
Making Magic
Andrew Miano ’95, Hollywood producer, likens his role to that of facilitator, since he helps enable the director’s vision…

Campus Currents

Environmental center honors GENIUS Olympiad founder
Environmental center honors GENIUS Olympiad founder
CHEMISTRY FACULTY MEMBER FEHMI DAMKACI, LEFT, recently was honored with a Center for Environmental Initiatives’ Environmental Excellence Award for his work…
PHOTO: Student studies abroad in Germany
PHOTO: Student studies abroad in Germany
Andrew Crumrine ’14, a marketing major in Oswego’s School of Business, is the first student to participate in Oswego’s newest…
Sigma Xi cites Oswego for advancing ‘informed science leadership’
Sigma Xi cites Oswego for advancing ‘informed science leadership’
LAST YEAR’S SCIENCE TODAY LECTURE series on women in the science, technology, engineering and math professions, organized by Webe Kadima…
PHOTO: Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration
PHOTO: Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration
PATRICIA SPRINGSTON, right, is joined by her 6-year-old daughter Liliana Clarisa in a traditional dance popular in Patricia’s native Colombia…
PHOTO: Student takes advantage of trademark Oswego winds
PHOTO: Student takes advantage of trademark Oswego winds
Technology education major Mike Beshures ’13 makes the most of Oswego’s trademark winds in October. As Superstorm Sandy developed, gusts peaked…

Philanthropy in Action

Cutler Fund Provides Special Opportunities  for Public Justice Majors
Cutler Fund Provides Special Opportunities for Public Justice Majors
Oswego public justice students are exploring career opportunities, attending conferences, and meeting mentors thanks to the generosity of David…
Love of Oswego Sparks Loyal Giving
Love of Oswego Sparks Loyal Giving
Oswego has been a family tradition for Barbara Brown McCormack ’44, going back to the turn of the last…
New Giving Societies Launch July 1
New Giving Societies Launch July 1
NEW PRESIDENT’S CIRCLE GIVING SOCIETIES will go into effect after June 30 of this year. Membership in the entry level of The…
Okoniewski Gift Adds Up to Hometown Help
Okoniewski Gift Adds Up to Hometown Help
JAMES F. OKONIEWSKI ’72 FEELS strongly about two things – his love for his hometown of Fulton and the Oswego County…
Utter Makes Leadership Gift
Utter Makes Leadership Gift
AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER FOR PYRAMID Management Group, one of the largest and most innovative real estate developers in the…

Class Notes

Borden is born to run
Borden is born to run
You might say Miles B. Borden ’50 is on the right track. Some 63 years after setting Oswego State records for…
Alumnus is World Geographer, Traveler
Alumnus is World Geographer, Traveler
GARY FULLER ’64 LIKES TO say that geography is the glue that ties the world (and several academic disciplines) together. He should…
Alumni Bookshelf
Alumni Bookshelf
This column celebrates the publishing success of Oswego alumni authors, illustrators and recording artists. Please keep us informed about…
Alumna Takes a Stab at Reality Cooking on ‘Chopped’
Alumna Takes a Stab at Reality Cooking on ‘Chopped’
COOKING IS A BIG DEAL TO MAUREEN O’DONNELL SANCHEZ ’87. She sells luxury ingredients to Chicagoland restaurants, she blogs about her family’s kitchen…
PHOTO: Sidewalk Sounds at Syracuse Stage
PHOTO: Sidewalk Sounds at Syracuse Stage
Emmett Van Slyke ’99 is the composer of sidewalk sounds. Sounds are activated when stepping on the red pavers installed…