Above and Beyond!

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Above and Beyond! $43,483,781 About the Campaign In 2011, SUNY Oswego embarked on a historic journey to raise $40 million, the largest fundraising initiative by any SUNY comprehensive college. Under the leadership of President Deborah F. Stanley and inspired by the college’s Tomorrow strategic plan, the campaign engaged the entire Oswego family. The Oswego College

Wicked Weather: Meteorology Alumni Recall Oswego Weather

Wicked Weather: Meteorology Alumni Recall Oswego Weather

Part of SUNY Oswego alumni’s bragging rights resides in having conquered the (sometimes) inclement weather, particularly the snowy, cold winters, on campus. But the dramatic weather and lakefront campus also make the college the perfect place for students to learn in a world-class meteor­ology program. Plus, nothing brings a campus together like being snowed in

Wicked Weather: The Blizzard of ’66

Wicked Weather: The Blizzard of ’66

In January 1966, 10-year-old Jim Farfaglia ’77 was cele­brating his grandmother’s surprise 70th birthday party in Fulton, N.Y., when what would become known as the Blizzard of ’66 started blasting the region with snow and winds in excess of 60 miles per hour. Luckily, his family in their trusty ’58 Ford Fairlane arrived safely at their

Local Lakers Program Helps Alumni Connect in Their Region

Local Lakers Program Helps Alumni Connect in Their Region

After Michael Kanick ’02 graduated with history and political science degrees from SUNY Oswego, the Binghamton, N.Y., native made some con­nections through his Oswego network to launch a successful career as a digital strategist in Washington, D.C. “Not only did the school provide me with a world-class education, but I also met some amazing people—both

Alumni Couple Provides ‘Real Money’ for Student Investment Club

Alumni Couple Provides ‘Real Money’ for Student Investment Club

The best way to learn responsible financial management is by actually spending and investing your own money. Husband and wife, Christopher Tuohy ’81 and Doreen Mochrie ’85, have established a fund with a $100,000 gift to the Student Investment Club so its members can do just that. “We hope that the fund gives Oswego students real-life

Top Historian, Author, Engineer Helps Students Discover ‘Amazing STEM Women’

Top Historian, Author, Engineer Helps Students Discover ‘Amazing STEM Women’

Jill Tietjen, chief executive officer of the National Women’s Hall of Fame, author and electrical engineer, spoke to a standing-room only crowd on Sept. 10 about scientific and technical women, whom she featured in her bestselling and award-winning book, Her Story: A Timeline of the Women Who Changed America. Her visit was part of the

Richard S. Shineman Center Receives LEED Gold Certification

Richard S. Shineman Center Receives LEED Gold Certification

The Richard S. Shineman Center for Science, Engineering and Innovation, shown with the demonstration wind turbine in foreground and solar panel array on the roof, achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification, according to Cannon Design, following the final construction review by the U.S. Green Building Council. Photo by Jim Russell ’83.