Is It The Flu?
Laker Turf Stadium kick-off ceremony
Prior to the men's soccer game, SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley will officially open the facility together with Vice President for Student Affairs Jerald Woolfolk, Director of Athletics Sue Viscomi and esteemed alumnus and member of the 1966 SUNYAC men's soccer championship squad Dan Scaia, a 1968 Oswego graduate. The first 200 students in attendance will receive a free "Laker Turf Stadium Kickoff" T-shirt and a free soft pretzel. Free. 312-3056.
Location: Laker Turf Stadiium
Tuesday, Sept 1, 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Concert: Bach cello suites by Matt Haimovitz
Renowned Israeli-born soloist Matt Haimovitz performs all six Bach cello suites, while visiting four Central New York locations. (The “moveable feast” begins with a Tuesday live-at-noon broadcast from the studios of WCNY FM (91.3), followed by a 3 p.m. appearance at the River’s End Bookstore. The musical tour resumes at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Tyler Gallery in Penfield Library.) The remaining suites at 7:30 p.m. Sheldon Hall: $15 ($5 for SUNY Oswego students), including parking in lots adjacent to and across Washington Boulevard from Sheldon Hall. http://www.oswego.edu/arts. 312-2141.
Location: Ballroom, Sheldon Hall
Wednesday, Sept 16, 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Women's Soccer vs. St. Lawrence
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Soccer Field
Tuesday, Sept 1, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Men's Soccer vs. St. Lawrence
Location: Oswego, NY, Laker Turf Stadium
Tuesday, Sept 1, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
2015 New Jersey Event
Find out more and register: http://bit.ly/1T3Y0iT
Location: Ridgewood Country Club 96 W. Midland Ave., Paramus, N.J.
Thursday, Sept 17, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
Visit http://www.facebook.com/events/453070221388940 for the latest locations or suggest your own!
Location: Various Cities
Thursday, Sept 17, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Are you feeling sick?
If you are experiencing flu-like symptoms:
- Take your temperature. A fever of 100º F or higher is a key factor in diagnosing influenza. You should purchase a digital thermometer for your use.
- Call Walker Health Center at 315-312-4100 with questions.
- Stay in your room or apartment and avoid contact with others until at least 24 hours after your fever resolves without the use of fever reducing medicines. Students should consider having a "flu buddy" who they can pair with to bring them meals and care for each other if either becomes ill.
- Talk to your RA about obtaining sick trays.
- E-mail your professors. Students should not go to class during this time.
- Return home if you live relatively close to campus.
- Avoid close contact such as kissing, sharing eating or drinking utensils, or any contact likely to result in exposure to respiratory droplets. Maintain six feet of distance from others.
Emergency warning signs
If you become ill and experience any of the following warning signs, seek emergency medical care.In adults, emergency warning signs that need urgent medical attention include:
- Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
- Pain or pressure in the chest or abdomen
- Sudden dizziness
- Severe or persistent vomiting
- Flu-like symptoms improve but then return with fever and worse cough
High Risk Conditions
- Children under 5 years old.
- Adults 65 years of age and older.
- Persons with the following conditions.
- Chronic pulmonary (asthma), cardiovascular (except hypertension), renal, hepatic, hematological (including sickle cell disease, neurologic, neuromuscular, or metabolic disorders (including diabetes mellitus).
- Immunosuppression including that caused by medications or by HIV.
- Pregnant women.
- Persons younger than 19 years of age who are receiving long term aspirin therapy.
- Residents of nursing homes.