Meet a True ‘Maven’ of Balancing Life and Work
Apr02

Meet a True ‘Maven’ of Balancing Life and Work

Running a family is hard enough, but running your own company on top of that is no easy feat. Mothers are now defining their roles as successful businesswomen more than ever. According to a 2013 Pew Research Center Study, mothers are the primary breadwinners in 40% of households with children in the U.S. One mother, in particular, exemplifies this finding. In addition to taking care of her three young children, Nancy Johnson Horn is a...

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College Cancels Classes for First Time in 23 Years
Mar12

College Cancels Classes for First Time in 23 Years

  As the winter of 2014 seems to never end, yet another snow storm is lining its route through New York State in early March. Within hours, the blizzard dumped nearly 10 inches of snow on millions of upstate New Yorkers, including the beautiful College at Brockport in Brockport, NY. And with few options available, the storm has forced the College to do something it hasn’t done since 1991: cancel classes for an entire day. For...

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5 SUNY Campuses Ranked 2014 “Best Colleges” for Value, Size by Kiplinger’s
Mar05

5 SUNY Campuses Ranked 2014 “Best Colleges” for Value, Size by Kiplinger’s

  Five SUNY campuses have been ranked by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance for 2014 for their value and size. Kiplinger’s ranks four campuses among the United States’ 25 Best College Values Under $30,000 a Year for 2014 and SUNY Purchase College in the nation’s 30 Best Values in Small Colleges for 2014, both honors for the nation’s largest comprehensive system of higher education and further evidence that SUNY...

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SUNY Oneonta Student Selected to Sing With Philharmonia Chorus in London
Feb21

SUNY Oneonta Student Selected to Sing With Philharmonia Chorus in London

SUNY Oneonta senior Jill Massey will sing Johannes Brahms’ choral masterwork “Ein deutsches Requiem” as a chorister with the Philharmonia Chorus on Sunday, Feb. 23, at the Royal Festival Hall in London. Massey, a music major from Bloomville, N.Y., submitted a video audition in December after being encouraged by Associate Professor of Music Timothy Newton, who will also be singing in the performance. The audition included three...

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SUNY Oneonta Students Drive 200+ Miles for Fundraiser (video)
Feb07

SUNY Oneonta Students Drive 200+ Miles for Fundraiser (video)

Members of the SUNY Oneonta senior class and student emergency squad make an overnight doughnut run to the nearest Krispy Kreme–more than 100 miles away in Clarks Summit, PA,–to bring back a U-Haul full of fresh doughnuts for a fundraiser on the campus quad. Senior class President Jimmy Johnston started the tradition four years ago and it has become one of the college’s most popular club fundraisers, with students,...

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SUNY Oneonta’s Sallie Han Examines Material Culture and Pregnancy in Today’s “Academic Minute”
Jan31

SUNY Oneonta’s Sallie Han Examines Material Culture and Pregnancy in Today’s “Academic Minute”

Sallie Han, Associate Professor of Anthropology at SUNY Oneonta, is featured today on WAMC Northeast Public Radio’s “The Academic Minute.” Airing each weekday at 7:34 a.m. and 3:56 p.m., the program updates listeners on what’s new and exciting in academe through short interviews with researchers from colleges and universities around the world. Han discusses the ways in which the material objects in our lives can offer glimpses into...

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7 Campuses Ranked Among Best Online Education Programs by U.S. News
Jan08

7 Campuses Ranked Among Best Online Education Programs by U.S. News

Seven SUNY campuses have been ranked among the nation’s best online degree programs by U.S. News and World Report for 2014, including SUNY Delhi ranked the best online bachelor’s degree program in the United States. The strong rankings come ahead of the rollout of Open SUNY, the 64-campus-wide online education center that represents more students than any other online learning network. The categories that seven campuses...

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7 Campuses Ranked Best Online Education Programs
Jan08

7 Campuses Ranked Best Online Education Programs

Seven SUNY campuses have been ranked among the nation’s best online degree programs by U.S. News and World Report for 2014, including SUNY Delhi ranked the best online bachelor’s degree program in the United States. The strong rankings come ahead of the rollout of Open SUNY, the 64-campus-wide online education center that represents more students than any other online learning network. The categories that seven campuses...

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