SUNY Oswego online learning initiatives supported by SUNY grants
Two SUNY Oswego projects are among the promising initiatives supported by the SUNY system’s 2016-17 Innovative Instruction Technology Grants.
Tue Mar 01, 2016
SUNY Oswego classes travel abroad to gain rich experiences
A record number of SUNY Oswego short-term courses followed by travel sent students and mentors to the Bahamas, Benin, Cuba, Ecuador and India over winter break, helping students put into immediate context and practice what they learned in class.
Wed Nov 18, 2015
Applied learning: Students build mobile air-quality sensors
Students of SUNY Oswego computer science professor James Early (left) work with mobile air-quality sensors they assembled for use on a study-travel experience in London.
Wed Nov 04, 2015
SUNY Oswego researchers share new grant to monitor fish for pollutants
Under a $1.5 million share of an Environmental Protection Agency grant, SUNY Oswego and its Environmental Research Center will continue in a research partnership that has documented marked declines in older chemical pollutants in the Great Lakes.
Mon Oct 26, 2015
Oswego scientist on team reporting findings on tissue regeneration in Nature
Dr. Jennifer Olori of SUNY Oswego’s biological sciences faculty co-authored research published Oct. 26 in the international journal Nature suggesting that regeneration of limbs, unique in modern salamanders, may have been a widespread feature that other four-legged vertebrates lost in the course of evolution.
Wed Oct 07, 2015
STEM student retention rises thanks to NSF grant, campus teamwork
A five-year National Science Foundation grant to increase SUNY Oswego retention of freshmen and sophomores in science, technology, engineering and math programs through Early Summer Scholars and other support services has succeeded beyond expectations in its first three years, fueling an expansion.
Thu Apr 16, 2015
NSF grant to Oswego professor to offer student research opportunities
A major National Science Foundation grant recognizes the research and accomplishments of SUNY Oswego biological sciences faculty member Christopher Chandler while providing research opportunities for his students at Oswego and overseas.
Thu Sep 25, 2014
Prominent NASA researcher to speak at SUNY Oswego
SUNY Oswego’s Science Today lecture series will feature Dr. Steven Squyres of Cornell University—whose notable roles include Mars Exploration Rover principal investigator—at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, in Room 122 [room changed 10-2-14] of the Shineman Center.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
New book traces science advances to ancient Asian culture
In his new book, Dr. Alok Kumar, a professor of physics at SUNY Oswego, describes and documents the development of scientific and mathematical concepts in South Asia centuries—and in some cases millennia—before they were rediscovered or adopted in Europe.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Study probes perils of high-sugar diets, benefits of activity
A study led by SUNY Oswego faculty member Amy Bidwell brings new light to negative effects of high-sugar diets, plus how physical activity can have positive counter-effects.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
College field station adds new program for teens
SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station will offer a new education program for teens this summer. Conservation Field Studies will focus on environmental stewardship along with team building.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
College invites entries for second annual Oswego County GENIUS competition
Central Square’s Paul V. Moore High School has launched a hydroponics project supported by its prize from last year’s Oswego County GENIUS Olympiad, just as it and other high schools prepare to enter the second annual competition, set for Earth Day on April 22 at SUNY Oswego.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Oswego student to present research at prestigious biology conference
Spencer Saraf, a SUNY Oswego senior majoring in chemistry who graduates this month, has received a travel award from the National Science Foundation to present the surprising results of her summer research on eyesight to an international audience of scientists.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Severe-weather expert James Ladue to speak at SUNY Oswego on Dec. 6
James Ladue, a SUNY Oswego alumnus and national weather scientist, will speak from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, in Room 175 of the college’s Richard S. Shineman Center for Science, Engineering and Innovation about extreme natural disasters, as well as how to improve communications with the public and the resiliency of our communities to severe weather.
Mon Oct 07, 2013
Landmark Celebrations greet college's newest buildings
Celebrating transformation and renewal, more than 350 people gathered on the SUNY Oswego campus Oct. 3 and 4 to celebrate the renewed Rice Creek Field Station and dedicate the Richard S. Shineman Center for Science, Engineering and Innovation.
Tue Oct 01, 2013
Shineman Center throws open its new doors to the public
From the marvels of a state-of-the-art planetarium to the breathtaking view from the meteorology observation deck, SUNY Oswego’s $118 million Richard S. Shineman Center for Science, Engineering and Innovation drew the oohs and aahs of hundreds of community and campus visitors at a recent open house.
Mon Sep 30, 2013
Rice Creek to 'Celebrate Science' in public welcome-back event Oct. 12
After a year of construction on a new field station, SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek invites the public to a welcome-back afternoon of events titled “Celebrating Science at Rice Creek” on Saturday, Oct. 12, to highlight science research, programming and fun with nature at the popular 400-acre living laboratory.
Mon Sep 16, 2013
Open house Sept. 30 will showcase Shineman Center, Rice Creek
SUNY Oswego will host a community open house from noon to 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30, for its new Richard S. Shineman Center for Science, Engineering and Innovation and renewed Rice Creek Field Station.
Mon Sep 16, 2013
With new facilities, Oswego becomes Global Lab destination
When SUNY Oswego began developing its Global Laboratory network of partnerships five years ago, one goal was to give its science students access to leading scientists and facilities around the world. With the opening of its new science buildings this fall, Oswego takes its place in the network as a destination for international scientists and students.
Fri Sep 13, 2013
SUNY Oswego secures $1.2M to draw STEM students, workers to teaching
The National Science Foundation has awarded SUNY Oswego a five-year, $1.2 million grant for a scholarship program to help create a pipeline of science, technology, engineering and math teachers for high-need school districts.
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