SUNY Oswego News http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php SUNY Oswego News en SUNY Oswego Public Affairs Copyright 2016 2016-09-28T13:30:15+00:00 SUNY Oswego rises sharply in U.S. News rankings http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/rankings_rise http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/rankings_rise/ SUNY Oswego jumps to 44th place in U.S. News & World Report rankings—a 14-place rise—in the list of 2017 Top Regional Universities in the North.

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Campus News Sep 13, 2016
Composer, musicians to honor jazz educator in Oct. 19 concert http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/suite_for_fred http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/suite_for_fred/ SUNY Oswego faculty member, composer and percussionist Eric Schmitz and four colleagues will honor the jazz and music education legacy of the late Fred Sturm in a “Suite for Fred” performance at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, in Sheldon Hall ballroom.

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Sep 28, 2016
SUNY Oswego planetarium sets October shows http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/planetarium_october_2016 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/planetarium_october_2016/ The SUNY Oswego planetarium will present “Back to The Moon and On to Mars!” at 7 p.m. every Sunday in October.

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Sep 28, 2016
Professors' book focuses on how popular culture impacts society http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/popular_culture_book http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/popular_culture_book/ Miley Cyrus and Dr. Dre, “Mortal Kombat” and “Star Trek,” Festivus and the Ice Bucket Challenge—they all make it into an academically motivated but approachable new book on popular culture from SUNY Oswego sociology chair Tim Delaney and co-author Tim Madigan of St. John Fisher College’s philosophy department.

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Sep 23, 2016
Fossil-hunting students flourish in New Mexico dig http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/fossil_expedition http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/fossil_expedition/ Thanks to a National Geographic Society Committee for Research and Exploration grant, three SUNY Oswego undergraduates spent three weeks at Ghost Ranch, New Mexico, this summer unearthing such fossils as the tiny jaws of ancient animals—and the fossilized bones of a rare dinosaur—as they tried on paleontology careers.

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Biological Science , Research News: Faculty Student Collaborations Sep 22, 2016
'Restart' show to welcome all to gallery's new beginning http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/restart_exhibition http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/restart_exhibition/ SUNY Oswego’s Tyler Art Gallery will “Restart” as a premier regional resource for art exhibitions, education and community participation with a juried show in October that will unveil the modernized facility’s welcoming design.

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Sep 22, 2016
Oswego professor, students explore green solution for air quality http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/houseplants_as_filters http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/houseplants_as_filters/ Vadoud Niri of the SUNY Oswego chemistry faculty and his undergraduate assistants worked steadily—and quietly—for three years researching five common houseplants as agents for removing potentially hazardous chemicals such as acetone from the air. Then the American Chemical Society took note of their work, and it is quiet no longer.

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Chemistry , Research News: Faculty Student Collaborations Sep 21, 2016
Mental Health, Wellness Week set Sept. 24 to 30 at SUNY Oswego http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/mental_wellness_week_2016 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/mental_wellness_week_2016/ SUNY Oswego’s Counseling Center peer educators (P2Ps), Counseling Center staff and the Lifestyles Center will host student-awareness activities associated with Mental Health and Wellness Week from Sept. 24 to 30.

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Sep 21, 2016
Girl Scouts invited to learn about Rice Creek Field Station at Oct. 8 event http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/rice_creek_scouts http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/rice_creek_scouts/ SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station has invited area Girl Scouts to a free program of exploring nature from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8.

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Sep 20, 2016
Event to highlight National Women’s Health and Fitness Day http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/health_and_fitness_2016 http://www.oswego.edu/news/index.php/site/news_story/health_and_fitness_2016/ Healthy-food tastings, health talks by local experts, indoor and outdoor fitness demonstrations, and health screenings will highlight a National Women’s Health and Fitness Day celebration from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 28, at SUNY Oswego Metro Center, 100 S. Salina St. on Clinton Square.

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Sep 16, 2016