News Release Archives: April 2005


Fri Apr 29, 2005

imageMore than 1,100 SUNY Oswego graduates will prepare to take their next steps after Commencement on Saturday, May 14, in Romney Field House.

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Fri Apr 29, 2005

imageOne of the SUNY Oswego’s oldest traditions will join a new one as seniors celebrate Commencement Eve on Friday, May 13.

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Fri Apr 29, 2005

imageA SUNY Oswego student and faculty member will explore a theory by one of the world’s most influential economists under a campus Student/Faculty Collaborative Challenge Grant.

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Wed Apr 27, 2005

The SUNY Oswego Concert Band under the direction of Angela Space will perform an evening of wind and percussion repertoire at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre on campus.

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Thu Apr 21, 2005

imageUnder the direction of department chair Mark Cole, SUNY Oswego’s theatre department is preparing to tackle one of Shakespeare’s most unpredictable and wickedly comedic dramas, “Measure for Measure.”

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

imageDr. Leigh F. Bacher, an assistant professor of psychology at SUNY Oswego, will open a door to potential new insights in health and behavior when she begins collecting data this summer in a two-year project funded by the National Eye Institute, one of the National Institutes of Health.

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

imageThe State University board of trustees recently approved the promotion of Dr. Jacqueline Reihman of SUNY Oswego’s psychology department to distinguished teaching professor, a rank above full professor.

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

imageOn a recent Monday evening, several SUNY Oswego administrators and students sat in Culkin Hall, talking in online chat rooms. But it was work, not play, the latest in a series of Internet chats the Office of Admissions holds with prospective students.

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

imageStudents from SUNY Oswego and other colleges can get an inside view of the entertainment industry through Oswego’s first-ever Hollywood P.O.V. summer session, from Aug. 1 to 14 in Los Angeles.

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

Jennifer L. Gianetto, currently a teaching assistant at Fairley Elementary School in Hannibal, and her former professor, Dr. Audrey Rule of SUNY Oswego, have published an article in the current issue of the journal published by the National Council for the Social Studies on Gianetto’s master’s degree project on teaching about Middle Eastern antiquity.

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

Dr. Susan Coultrap-McQuin, vice president of academic affairs and provost at SUNY Oswego, has announced the appointment of Dr. David King as dean of graduate studies and research at the college.

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

imageDr. Paula Bobrowski, a professor of marketing at SUNY Oswego and newly named director of the Women’s Leadership Institute at Auburn University in Alabama, spoke on “the importance of global leadership for our future” at SUNY Oswego’s recent Honors Convocation.

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Wed Apr 20, 2005

Leadership Oswego County is actively recruiting members for its class of 2006. Initiated in 1993, the program has a nine-month curriculum geared toward preparing county residents to become the community leaders of the future.

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Mon Apr 18, 2005

imageThe Michael Nirsberger Quartet will present guitar-based jazz improvisation at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, at the Lake Effect Cafe in Penfield Library.

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Fri Apr 15, 2005

imageThe Oswego State Education Center in Phoenix celebrated its 10th anniversary April 13 with a ceremony attended by members of the community, business and government leaders, college faculty and staff. 

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Wed Apr 13, 2005

imageVincentio, the duke of Vienna (Zach Levin, seated), makes a point to the judge Angelo while Escalus (Ryan Sprague) listens in this rehearsal shot for the upcoming SUNY Oswego production of “Measure for Measure.”

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Wed Apr 13, 2005

SUNY Oswego’s College-Community Orchestra will perform works of Beethoven and Tchaikovsky at 7 p.m. Friday, May 6, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

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Wed Apr 13, 2005

imageThe Leadership Oswego County program has received a $5,000 donation from the James A. Fitzpatrick Entergy Charitable Funds.

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Mon Apr 11, 2005

imageThe Oswego Alumni Association now offers a new way for alumni to stay in touch with each other and their alma mater, with the launch of a new interactive online community, OsweGoConnect.

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Mon Apr 11, 2005

SUNY Oswego’s State Singers and College Choir will present “Simply Sondheim,” drawing from musicals by Stephen Sondheim, at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 24, in the Sheldon Hall ballroom.

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Fri Apr 08, 2005

imageSUNY Oswego’s theatre department will close its season with one of Shakespeare’s weightiest pieces, “Measure for Measure.” While political and moral issues drive the play, a few characters provide a wicked sense of comic relief, director Mark Cole said.

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Thu Apr 07, 2005

imageThe 25th anniversary of Quest, SUNY Oswego’s celebration of scholarly and creative activity by faculty and students, unfolds throughout the day on April 20. For the latest information, visit the updated Quest News page.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

When SUNY Oswego biology Professor Peter Rosenbaum met Kyle Pursel at a campus admissions program last year, the future zoology major stood out. Pursel showed Rosenbaum a photo album of pictures he had taken of animals in the wild and shared his passion for fieldwork.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

imageFrom organizing a statewide voter registration challenge to researching antibiotic peptides to working on community projects in the Himalayas, SUNY Oswego’s seven recipients of this year’s SUNY Chancellor’s Awards for Student Excellence have excelled both in the classroom and in a public pursuit.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

imageA group of SUNY Oswego students and an art professor are trying to prove that the age-old art of painting can remain a vibrant medium for the 21st century.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

A quarter century has not made much difference in the way black students experience four years at a predominantly white upstate New York university environment, according to Dr. R. Deborah Davis, assistant professor of curriculum and instruction at SUNY Oswego.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

Robert Irwin of SUNY Oswego’s computer science faculty considers Emil L. Post “America’s unluckiest logician” and will explain why in his presentation at Quest on Wednesday, April 20.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

imageGraduate art student Margaret Goloski shows some of the dolls she will discuss and display at a Quest presentation at 2:15 p.m. April 20 in Room 106 of Lanigan Hall.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

imageOswego State wrestler Tenkoran Agyeman recently became a three-time All-American when he placed sixth in the national Division III championships in the 141-pound weight class.

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Wed Apr 06, 2005

imageOswego State freshman diver Kevin Morgan started his collegiate career with a splash, recently earning Honorable Mention All-American status.

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Tue Apr 05, 2005

imageDr. Paula E. Bobrowski, newly named director of the Women’s Leadership Institute at Auburn University, will speak at SUNY Oswego’s Honors Convocation at 3:15 p.m. Friday, April 15, in the Hewitt Union ballroom.

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Tue Apr 05, 2005

imageThere may be a lot of humor in “Scoot Over, Skinny: The Fat Nonfiction Anthology,” but co-editor Ira Sukrungruang said a very serious subject sits below the surface.

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Tue Apr 05, 2005

imageMusic faculty member Angela Space will present a recital of saxophone and clarinet music at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 17, at the Church of the Resurrection, corner of West Fifth and Cayuga streets in Oswego.

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Tue Apr 05, 2005

The American Management Association and the SUNY Oswego Institute for Professional and Organizational Development have partnered to offer a series of non-credit certificate programs and courses at the institute in Phoenix. “Fundamentals of Finance and Accounting” is next, beginning April 27.

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Fri Apr 01, 2005

imageAs gas prices top $2 per gallon, SUNY Oswego student Dan Flanagan runs his car on a cheaper alternative—previously used vegetable oil he receives for free from Chinese restaurants. He will discuss this project and process during the college’s Quest symposium at 1 p.m. April 20 in Room 103 of Lanigan Hall.

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