Alumni Roundup: April 16, 2013
Apr16

Alumni Roundup: April 16, 2013

See What SUNY Alumni are Accomplishing This Week! In addition to our regular Alumni Profile series, we hear about great things our graduates are doing around the country. Why not share them?   An endowment by SUNY Geneseo alumni Jack and Carol Kramer, both 1976 Geneseo graduates, made a keynote speech by a former New York Times science reporter at the school’s annual GREAT Day possible. SUNY Oneonta alumnus and ESPN...

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8 SUNY Campuses Named for Top “Green Ratings”
Apr16

8 SUNY Campuses Named for Top “Green Ratings”

As the nation gears up to celebrate Earth Day on April 22, SUNY is once again recognized for its outstanding commitment to environmental conservation.  The Princeton Review, in collaboration with the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), this week salutes eight SUNY campuses among the 230 most environmentally responsible “green colleges” in the United States and Canada. “SUNY’s commitment to an...

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SUNY Oneonta Model UN Delegation Brings Home Four Awards
Apr04

SUNY Oneonta Model UN Delegation Brings Home Four Awards

Sixteen SUNY Oneonta students spent part of their spring break at the National Model United Nations Conference in New York City. More than 3,000 students representing 150-plus colleges and universities from almost 30 countries participated in the conference from March 24-28. This year’s delegation, representing Croatia, was one of 29 groups from around the world selected to receive the Distinguished Delegation award at the end of the...

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ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses
Apr03

ICYMI: The Best SUNY Mascot Madness Responses

SUNY Mascot Madness is all about SUNY engagement; students, fans, alumni, and community members rally together to boost their favorite SUNY mascot up.  But what’s the reasoning behind two hundred thousand votes cast in 2013? As we approach the end of this year’s competition (which you still have some time to vote in if you haven’t already), we compiled the best mascot quotes from their profiles to explore the differences...

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SUNY Oneonta Receives $612,515 Grant for STEM Scholarship Program
Mar27

SUNY Oneonta Receives $612,515 Grant for STEM Scholarship Program

SUNY Oneonta has received a $612,515 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for “Critical MaSS: Math and Science Scholars,” a scholarship program aimed at enabling students who would otherwise face significant barriers to graduate and enter careers or advanced degree programs in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The five-year grant, which was awarded through the NSF’s S-STEM Program,...

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Report: 10 SUNY Campuses Among Top Best-Value Public Colleges in Nation
Dec28
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30 Days of Giving: Taking Volunteerism to Scale
Dec06

30 Days of Giving: Taking Volunteerism to Scale

Beginning Monday, November 26, SUNY will be pinning stories of giving, service, and kindness originating from each of our 64 campuses and the communities that these schools are a part of. With over 467,000 students, SUNY consistently takes advantage of the opportunity it has to be a significant impact in communities across New York State. The 30 Days of Giving campaign is a great way to recognize students and community partners...

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San Andres, Colombia: The Impact of Immersion – YouTube

Twenty SUNY Oneonta students traveled to the Colombian island of San Andres over spring break 2012 as part of a unique Spanish field course. Designed by Dr. Maria Cristina Montoya, Assistant Professor of Spanish, with support from Dr. Carol Dean, Assistant Professor of Foreign Language Education, the course combined cultural study with service learning. To prepare for the trip, students selected research topics, planned service...

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