The Rankings Roundup

The Rankings Roundup

Several national organizations have issued their college rankings, and SUNY Oswego continues to receive high praise for affordability, hands-on learning opportunities, green practices, student and graduate success, excellent faculty and academic programs. Here are some of the college’s most recent honors: Top 25 Ranking for Online MBA: The School of Business’ online master’s in business

College Establishes New Academic Programs

College Establishes New Academic Programs

With more than 110 academic programs, Oswego offers a broad range of degree and certificate programs that are revised in response to advances in the discipline, the needs of our region and the changing demands of our students. This year, the college has established several new programs to meet those ever-evolving market demands. Master’s in

Two Oswego Alumni Among AACSB’s 100 ‘Influential Leaders’ Worldwide

Two Oswego Alumni Among AACSB's 100 'Influential Leaders' Worldwide

AACSB International, the global accrediting body and membership association for business schools, announced Sept. 22 that SUNY Oswego graduates Robert Moritz ’85 of PricewaterhouseCoopers and Virginia Donohue ’88 of On Point for College have been recognized among its inaugural group of 100 Influential Leaders. “We are proud that Bob and Ginny have been selected among

Walker Health Center Reaccredited

Walker Health Center Reaccredited

Mary Walker Health Center, the primary care center for SUNY Oswego students, earned three-year reaccreditation in May from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, according to Angela Brown, the new director of student health services for the college. The reaccreditation effort was led by former director Elizabeth Burns, who recently retired after 32 years of

University Police Earns National Recognition

University Police Earns National Recognition

SUNY Oswego’s University Police Depart­ment took first place in the college and university category of the 2015 National Law Enforcement Challenge, according to the International Association of Chiefs of Police. This is the third consecutive year that Oswego’s University Police has been selected as a national winner—and the first time it has come in first—in

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Antenna Maker Awards $100K Research Grant to Wireless Lab

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Antenna Maker Awards $100K Research Grant to Wireless Lab

The college’s Advanced Wireless Systems Research Center has won a two-year, $100,000 research grant from a Western New York antenna manufacturer to co-develop high-efficiency compact anten­nas for railway transpor­tation systems and, potential­ly, other applications. Patanjali Parimi, director of the research center and principal investigator for the grant, said STI-CO Industries of Orchard Park made the award

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Judging Free Speech

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Judging Free Speech

Political science faculty member Helen J. Knowles co-edited and helped write Judging Free Speech (Palgrave MacMillan, 2015), a 300-page book exploring the First Amendment opinions of nine key justices over the course of a century of Supreme Court decisions. The book, co-edited by Steven B. Lichtman of Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania, traces important developments in

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Home Economics Re-Envisioned

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Home Economics Re-Envisioned

The field once known as home economics is alive, well and informing many other branches of knowledge, according to a new book co-edited by history professor and Honors Program Director Gwen Kay and Sharon Y. Nickols, dean and professor emerita at the University of Georgia. Remaking Home Economics: Resourcefulness and Innovation in Changing Times (University

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work — Grant to Support Research on Hawaii’s Lava Flows

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work — Grant to Support Research on Hawaii’s Lava Flows

Rachel Lee of the atmospheric and geological sciences department will research the behavior of lava flows on the island of Hawaii and in laboratory simulations, thanks to a highly competitive two-year, $30,000 grant from the National Science Foundation. Working as co-investigator with colleagues from the University of Pittsburgh, where she earned a doctorate and did

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Body Punishment

Snapshots: Research and Creative Work – Body Punishment

Maggie Lamond Simone, freelance writer and adjunct instructor in communication studies, has published a memoir titled Body Punishment: OCD, Addiction and Finding the Courage to Heal (Central Recovery Press, 2015). Taking seven years to write and three weeks to sell, the book exposes decades of Simone’s self-abuse, suicidal thoughts, misdiagnoses and self-loathing, and has drawn