News Release Archives: February 2005


Wed Feb 23, 2005

imageThe renowned chamber music group Elements Quartet will meet with college classes, hold an interactive performance session and present its new production “Snapshots” during a residency at SUNY Oswego from March 8 to 10.

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Wed Feb 23, 2005

imageA mini CD-ROM selling prospective students on SUNY Oswego received a gold award in the 20th annual Admissions Advertising Awards, sponsored by Admissions Marketing Report.

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Wed Feb 23, 2005

imageDrawing on archives at Syracuse University, Dr. Claire White Putala, associate professor of curriculum and instruction at SUNY Oswego, has produced a study of women’s literacy as expressed in a 19th century upper middle class family spread out from Nantucket to Philadelphia to nearby Auburn.

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Wed Feb 23, 2005

imageSUNY Oswego students have put their best work forward for the 42nd annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, which opened March 4 in Tyler Art Gallery.

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Wed Feb 23, 2005

The Oswego Alumni Association seeks nominations for a new Outstanding Senior Award to be presented to a SUNY Oswego student on Commencement Eve. Deadline for nominations is March 18.

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Wed Feb 23, 2005

A new award will recognize the two best science research projects presented by students at Quest. Each Sigma Xi and Office of Research and Sponsored Program Scientific Research Award will include a $100 prize.

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Wed Feb 23, 2005

imageEven as the Oswego State men’s ice hockey team wrapped up a SUNY Athletic Conference regular-season championship, another campus hockey squad continued to battle the challenge of rekindling a tradition.

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Wed Feb 23, 2005

imageThe Oswego State Federal Credit Union will feature a new name and some new faces, but the changes will only enhance the organization, officials said.

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Mon Feb 21, 2005

imageThree teams took place in intense playoff action this weekend. The women’s hoops team fell in overtime in the SUNYAC finals, while the men contend for the conference title Saturday afternoon. The Oswego ice hockey team hosts a do-or-die playoff game against archrival Plattsburgh Saturday.

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Wed Feb 16, 2005

New musical compositions based on photographs will be the focus of “Snapshots,” a multimedia performance by Elements Quartet at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 10, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre at SUNY Oswego.

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Wed Feb 16, 2005

imageMembers of the campus and community will contribute songs and readings for the annual “Women Aloud: The Feminine Voice in Our Lives” fund-raiser for SUNY Oswego women’s studies scholarships at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 7, in Hewitt Union’s Bell Auditorium.

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Wed Feb 16, 2005

imageTwo exhibitions featuring student talent—the 42nd annual Juried Student Art Exhibition and the Master of Arts Thesis Exhibition—will open at SUNY Oswego’s Tyler Art Gallery with a public reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 4.

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Wed Feb 16, 2005

The College-Community Orchestra will present some notable Beethoven pieces at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 6, in the Sheldon Hall ballroom at SUNY Oswego.

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Wed Feb 16, 2005

imageState University of New York Chancellor Robert King is visiting SUNY Oswego today. At 3:30 p.m. in Room 101 of Lanigan Hall, he will give a 15-minute presentation on the State University, the state budget and tuition plans. The remainder of the hour will be open for questions from students, faculty and staff.

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Tue Feb 15, 2005

Sandra Weber and Peggy Lynn will recognize some unsung heroes when they perform a concert program titled “Mountain Women Can Be Heroes” at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 3, in Timepieces in the Hewitt Union at SUNY Oswego.

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Tue Feb 15, 2005

imageChoreographer Cheryl Wilkins-Mitchell describes the dance element in the upcoming SUNY Oswego production of “Big: The Musical” as “the universal language, where dance reinforces the struggle of adolescence, and the age-old struggle of the rite of passage.”

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Tue Feb 15, 2005

SUNY Oswego alumnus Bill Shine, senior vice president of programming at Fox News, will return to his alma mater and speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, in Room 107 of Lanigan Hall.

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Tue Feb 15, 2005

imagePaula Behm has been named business development specialist at the SUNY Oswego Institute for Professional and Organizational Development in Phoenix.

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Tue Feb 15, 2005

Mental health professionals from the SUNY Oswego Counseling Services Center will offer local residents the opportunity to learn about the signs and symptoms of stress and anxiety and to participate in a free screening as a part of the National Anxiety Screening Program on March 2.

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Fri Feb 11, 2005

imageTheatre students clustered around the stage in Waterman Theatre to hear advice from three SUNY Oswego graduates who made it big in their chosen profession, as part of the first Tyler Hall Symposium Feb. 6 to 8.

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Wed Feb 09, 2005

imageA new arts management minor will allow SUNY Oswego students to have the best of both worlds, said program coordinator Dr. Julie Pretzat.

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Wed Feb 09, 2005

The third semester of SUNY Oswego’s Science Today lecture series will explore issues ranging from the impact of road salt on the environment to the “big bang” theory to Great Lakes ecology.

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Wed Feb 09, 2005

imageSUNY Oswego communication studies Professor Tina Pieraccini explores how the camera lens has impacted the wide view of minorities in the new book “Color Television: Fifty Years of African American and Latino Images in Prime Time Television.”

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Wed Feb 09, 2005

Penfield Library Associates and Penfield Library are now accepting donations for the SUNY Oswego library’s annual book sale, the library’s major fund-raising effort, to be held from April 18 to 20 in the library. 

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Wed Feb 09, 2005

image The 16th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at SUNY Oswego recognized the legacy of the civil rights leader and the contributions of some members of the campus community.

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Thu Feb 03, 2005

imageSix musicians will team up to perform a range of four classical compositions in “Contrasts,” the next installment of the SUNY Oswego Ke-nekt music series. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16, in the Sheldon Hall ballroom on campus.

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Thu Feb 03, 2005

imageAudience members of all ages should be able to identify with the heart-warming tale of 13-year-old Josh Baskin who just wants to grow up and be “big” in the upcoming theatre production of “Big: The Musical,” director Jonel Langenfeld-Rial said.

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Thu Feb 03, 2005

imageJudith Wellman, a professor emerita of history at SUNY Oswego, recently published the first full-length account of the event that launched the women’s movement with “The Road to Seneca Falls: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the First Woman’s Rights Convention.”

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Thu Feb 03, 2005

Helping people examine their attitudes toward eating and body image is the motivation for Body Acceptance and Eating Awareness Day—Wednesday, Feb. 16—National Eating Disorders Screening Program.

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