GENIUS Olympiad invites 550 finalists, advisers to SUNY Oswego
SUNY Oswego’s GENIUS Olympiad has invited 550 students and advisers representing 58 countries and 36 states to the third annual finals of the global high school environmental competition June 16 to 21 on campus.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
GENIUS environmental competition to draw global finalists
The SUNY Oswego GENIUS Olympiad finals open Monday, June 17, welcoming more than 400 competitors and their mentors from around the world, including Kayla Vidal and Bilgenur Sirin of the Syracuse Academy of Science.
Fri May 17, 2013
GENIUS judges choose student winners from Central Square, Fulton
SUNY Oswego’s first local environmental competition will send one young scientist from Paul V. Moore High School in Central Square and two from Fulton’s G. Ray Bodley High School to the GENIUS Olympiad finals in June at the college.
Wed Jan 30, 2013
Partnership aims to boost minorities in engineering
SUNY Oswego has partnered with the National Action Council on Minorities in Engineering to award scholarships starting this fall to increase enrollment in engineering fields for students from underrepresented groups.
Wed Dec 05, 2012
Mentor-Scholar program brings OMS students, families together for campus visit
SUNY Oswego’s Mentor-Scholar program welcomed more than 45 Oswego Middle School students and their families for an afternoon visit to SUNY Oswego on Nov. 30.
Wed Nov 21, 2012
SUNY Oswego interns help district youngsters' social skills SOAR
SUNY Oswego students have worked since spring to help the Oswego City School District’s youngest students lift their social and emotional skills under a program called SOAR.
Wed Sep 12, 2012
RISE supports undergraduate research, creativity
SUNY Oswego, moving to increase already substantial opportunities for student research and creative projects, has established an office to provide support and pique student interest in hands-on, faculty-mentored work.
Wed Aug 29, 2012
$872,523 grant to help Oswego students stay with STEM
The National Science Foundation recently awarded SUNY Oswego a five-year, $872,523 grant to boost the retention of freshmen and sophomores in STEM majors.
Wed Feb 15, 2012
Grant aids SUNY Oswego program to recruit teachers for urban schools
A three-year, $43,910 grant through the state Education Department’s Teacher Opportunity Corps will boost a SUNY Oswego School of Education program to increase the number of students of color training for careers in urban schools.
Wed Feb 08, 2012
GENIUS Olympiad environmental competition invites worldwide entries
The GENIUS Olympiad, SUNY Oswego’s global environmental competition for high school-age scientists and artists near and far, has opened applications for a 2012 edition that also invites young writers and architects to submit projects.
Tue Feb 07, 2012
SUNY Oswego makes list of 'Best Value Colleges'
The Princeton Review and USA Today have named SUNY Oswego to their 2012 list of 150 “best value” colleges and universities in the nation.
Fri Dec 02, 2011
SUNY Oswego wins $1.73M grant for trailblazing teacher training program
The SUNY Oswego School of Education will establish an innovative teacher training pilot program in nine high-need secondary schools in Oswego County, Syracuse and New York City, thanks to a $1.73 million grant.
Thu Sep 29, 2011
Graduate certificate programs to help meet demand for digitized health records
Two new SUNY Oswego graduate certificate programs in health information will help address a pressing need, fueled by federal mandates and incentives, for trained workers to make medical records available electronically across the spectrum of health care providers.
Wed Sep 28, 2011
Co-op program will provide students earn-learn work experience
SUNY Oswego is launching the SUNY system’s first multiple-major co-op program, which can place students into full-time paying jobs in their areas of interest for up to six months.
Mon Sep 19, 2011
College mentors to work with 8th-graders on thriving in school
A new Mentor-Scholar Program will pair as many as 75 SUNY Oswego students with Oswego Middle School students identified as at risk of falling behind or dropping out before graduation.
Wed Sep 14, 2011
$300K grant aims to boost ranks of science, math teachers
SUNY Oswego has received a two-year, $300,000 National Science Foundation grant to develop a program to attract talented science and math students to teaching and to retain them in the profession.
Fri Apr 29, 2011
Federal grant to provide $600K for science scholarships
The National Science Foundation has awarded SUNY Oswego nearly $600,000 over five years to provide scholarships to recruit and retain talented students who otherwise could not afford to pursue degrees in science and technology fields.
Thu Sep 16, 2010
GENIUS Olympiad to draw young researchers to Oswego
Fehmi Damkaci, an assistant professor of chemistry at SUNY Oswego, is leading an effort to attract high school GENIUSes from around the globe to do research and artwork on environmental issues.
Wed Aug 11, 2010
Energy and Sustainability Institute for Elementary Teachers powered up
Fourth-grade teacher Kelly Moxley of Kingsford Elementary School in the Oswego City School District experiments at a new SUNY Oswego institute for elementary school teachers, giving a glimpse of the fascination Moxley’s students will experience after they assemble electric motors using little more than a coil of wire, a magnet and a D battery.
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