Oswego researcher wins NSF grant to probe mass-extinction puzzle
SUNY Oswego earth sciences faculty member and paleontologist Diana Boyer has received a three-year, $52,000 National Science Foundation grant to advance understanding of a mass extinction whose evidence lies in ancient layers of black shale in Western New York and Eastern Ohio.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Friedman, Wan earn top SUNY Oswego awards for research
Dr. Barry A. Friedman, professor of management in SUNY Oswego’s School of Business and author of more than 35 peer-reviewed articles on topics as diverse as corporate reputation and parents’ school satisfaction, is this year’s recipient of the college President’s Award for Scholarly and Creative Activity.
Mon Apr 15, 2013
Physics faculty member receives new mentoring award
SUNY Oswego’s Dr. Carolina Ilie, who in five years with the physics faculty has compiled what her department chair called “an extraordinary record of mentoring students in research,” received the college’s new Provost’s Award for Mentoring in Scholarly and Creative and Activity.
Wed Apr 10, 2013
New lake-effect study to fly into heart of storms
SUNY Oswego meteorology faculty member Scott Steiger and students next winter will study lake-effect snow up close and personal thanks to $320,000 from the National Science Foundation and an armada of instrument-loaded vehicles, including an airplane to fly into the heart of the storms.
Wed Mar 27, 2013
College's new X-ray device to probe archeological samples
Analyzing sharp-force trauma, studying ceramic artifacts disinterred after centuries, disclosing the trace elements in soils—SUNY Oswego forensic anthropologist Kathleen Blake can think of many uses for portable X-ray equipment purchased with a National Park Service grant.
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.
Thu Feb 02, 2012
Early Start Program to encourage new-faculty research
A new SUNY Oswego program will support new faculty on the path to grant writing and research in the summer before their employment traditionally begins.
Wed Oct 12, 2011
New scanning electron microscope offers nanoscale views
SUNY Oswego recently welcomed a new scanning electron microscope, a key piece of equipment for the sciences complex rising on campus and for recruiting top students who want to learn nanotechnology skills.
Thu Sep 16, 2010
Anthropology major digs into rich past during summer experience
It’s not all that common that someone can say that they spent five weeks over the summer in Lynchburg, West Virginia, to search for artifacts at Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest, but senior Stephanie Hallinan can.
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.
Thu Sep 16, 2010
Professor, students study carbon-rich rocks for clues to mass extinction
The burrows of ancient, squishy animals, preserved in what now is black shale in Upstate New York, may tell SUNY Oswego paleontologist Diana Boyer and some of her students part of a story of marine life extinction more than 300 million years ago.
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