News Release Archives: March 2014


Fri Mar 28, 2014

The new SUNY Oswego Bike Share program provides refurbished bicycles to students up to a semester at a time to encourage fitness and cost savings while helping cut down on car trips.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

David Owens, a SUNY Oswego junior fine arts major, will present his work-in-progress, “Twelve in Oswego: An Artistic Interpretation of Time and Place,” on April 9 at the college’s Quest symposium.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Bitcoins, a digital currency with a brief but volatile history as an investment, have come under the scrutiny of five SUNY Oswego undergraduates in an upper-level finance class who will make a Quest presentation on the topic April 9.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Living her passion every day fuels Tracy Chamberlain Higginbotham, a 1986 SUNY Oswego graduate who will be the featured speaker at the college’s Honors Convocation. The ceremony will begin at 3 p.m. April 11 in the Campus Center’s arena and convocation hall.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Two SUNY Oswego students and a biological sciences faculty member are studying whether changing weather patterns affect the migratory paths and ecological relationships of Canada geese from northern Quebec. They will share findings April 9 during the college’s annual Quest day.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Five SUNY Oswego seniors active in research, volunteerism, leadership, study-travel and other pursuits will receive the SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence—the highest student recognition through the statewide university system.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley, left, speaks March 12 with Marie Hage, a senior majoring in both marketing and English, during Hage’s day shadowing the top executive on the job.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

Bob Moritz, chairman and senior partner of the U.S. accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers and a 1985 graduate of SUNY Oswego, will discuss “Global Trends and Your Role in a Sustainable Future” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in the auditorium of the college’s Campus Center, Room 132.

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Fri Mar 21, 2014

Dancer, historian and choreographer Ligia Pinheiro will explore Baroque music as inspiration for styles of dance from classical to modern in a SUNY Oswego Focus on Faculty performance with pianist and music faculty member Juan La Manna at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 6, in Sheldon Hall ballroom.

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Mon Mar 17, 2014

The Jazz Ambassadors, an ensemble of the U.S. Army Field Band, will appear at SUNY Oswego in a free, ticketed concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in the Hewitt Union ballroom to deliver their message of patriotism and goodwill through jazz and other swing-related music.

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Thu Mar 13, 2014

SUNY Oswego will host the fourth annual GENIUS Olympiad June 16 to 20, unveiling a new category—music composition and performance—in the growing global high school environmental competition. Entries are open until April 1.

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Thu Mar 13, 2014

Students in a SUNY Oswego illustration class will display their artwork beginning Saturday, March 29, at Oswego State Downtown.

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Thu Mar 13, 2014

SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station has unveiled its spring lineup of free nature education programs on Saturdays, including naturalist-led walks, story hours and hands-on science activities.

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Wed Mar 12, 2014

Because of the weather emergency, SUNY Oswego has postponed the NCAA hockey game scheduled for Wednesday night until 3 p.m. Thursday. SUNY Oswego employees may leave without charging their time. Essential emergency personnel—including central heating plant, university police, resident dining services and facilities—will report to work as scheduled.

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Wed Mar 12, 2014

SUNY Oswego has signed on with the newly launched Generation Study Abroad program, agreeing to increase the college’s participation in study-abroad opportunities to 20 percent of undergraduates—1 in 5—by 2019.

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Wed Mar 12, 2014

Accomplished SUNY Oswego alumni Peter Bocko, Mark Baum and Linda Clement each will address a Commencement audience as SUNY Oswego moves to three May graduation ceremonies for the first time.

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Wed Mar 12, 2014

SUNY Oswego is closing its campus on March 12: canceling afternoon and evening classes—those starting at noon or later—on Wednesday, Mar. 12, due to weather. This covers classes for the main SUNY Oswego campus and Phoenix Education Center with a key update—tonight’s NCAA Division III Men’s Ice Hockey Championship First Round game between Oswego and Bowdoin will be postponed.

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Tue Mar 11, 2014

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.

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Tue Mar 11, 2014

The SUNY Oswego Office of Business and Community Relations, in conjunction with the Workforce Development Board of Oswego County, will host the eighth annual Youth Career Summit from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 20, in Lanigan Hall.

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Mon Mar 10, 2014

The Laker men’s hockey team couldn’t come up with one more miracle in a season filled with them, coming up just short to UW-Stevens Point 2-1 in a national semifinal in the Frozen Four in Lewiston, Maine.

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Wed Mar 05, 2014

SUNY Oswego’s Artswego Performing Arts Series will host the premiere of a new collaborative program by popular guitarist Kaki King with groundbreaking string quartet Ethel at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

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Wed Mar 05, 2014

SUNY Oswego master of art candidate Mark Taitt will display digital print portraits in “Identity,” a Tyler Art Gallery exhibition starting Friday, March 28, that uses multiple media to pose the question, “Are slavery’s scars still with us?”

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Tue Mar 04, 2014

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.

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