Rice Creek Ramble
Family-friendly naturalist-led walk. Participants should dress for the weather and call 315-312-6677 on the morning of the hike to check trail conditions. Program size is limited, unable to accommodate groups. Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Free.
Location: Rice Creek Field Station
Saturday, Aug 19, 11 a.m. - noon
Reception and Auction: "Judith Ann Benedict: An Illustrated Life"
Exhibition, reception, labyrinth walk and live auction in honor of Benedict, a longtime former art faculty member who passed away in 2016. In a prolific illustration career that spanned over 50 years, her work was published in many forms, including children's books and posters. Live auction will run 3 to 5 p.m. with proceeds to support Judith Ann Benedict Scholarship Fund. Free admission. 315.312.2111 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: Tyler Art Gallery
Saturday, Aug 19, noon - 6 p.m.
Men's Soccer Classic - Oswego vs. Houghton
Location: Laker Turf Stadium
Friday, Sept 1, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Women's soccer vs. Morrisville
Location: Laker Soccer Field
Friday, Sept 1, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Saturday, Aug 19, 11:58 a.m. - 11:58 a.m.
The Living Laker Green 101 Guide is designed to help you learn more about living green at SUNY Oswego. We hope these articles, resource guides, fun facts, and more help make your experience at SUNY Oswego a more "carbon neutral" one.
President Deborah F. Stanley and the campus community pledged to go carbon neutral by 2050 along with countless other colleges that have signed onto the President's Climate Commitment agreement, starting in 2007. Carbon neutral is when you put back as much carbon dioxide as you create. This means that for every ton of carbon dioxide you use (such as through electricity, commuting, buying items, transporting food, etc.), you put back the equal amount, in this case a ton, through green initiatives (planting trees, switching to renewable energy, buying closer food).
SUNY Oswego's approach to going carbon neutral holistically addresses the scientific, social and political aspects of sustainability. President Stanley wrote in the 2009 Climate Action Plan: "We envision a future where intentional learners with clear understanding of the interdependencies of social, economic and environmental challenges invent a better world and are prepared to address the root causes of societal issues."
See what you can do to help make SUNY Oswego a greener campus! Also see what the college community is doing at the official sustainability page.