Griffin Qualifies for NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championship

Griffin Qualifies for NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championship

Ben Griffin ’17 of Sterling, N.Y., qualified for the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships in the 800-meter run with the nation’s eighth-fastest time (1:52.82). He competed in the national tournament in Naperville, Ill., hosted by North Central College, and finished in 10th place.

Community Service Efforts Earn Federal Distinction

Community Service Efforts Earn Federal Distinction

SUNY Oswego recently made the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll “with Distinction” for the fifth straight year, according to the Corporation for National and Community Service. Only 12 colleges and universities in New York state received the latest “with Distinction” recognition, including three others in the State University system: Cortland, Fredonia and Geneseo.

ESPN Anchor Linda Cohn ’81 Meets Up with the Lakers

ESPN Anchor Linda Cohn ’81 Meets Up with the Lakers

ESPN anchor and former Laker goalie Linda Cohn ’81 (center) visited campus to meet with students and attended a Syracuse Crunch game in October 2016; here she is with the 2016-2017 Lakers women’s ice hockey team at the Crunch game.

Alumni Reconnect with Campus Community During Homecoming 2016

Alumni Reconnect with Campus Community During Homecoming 2016

Hundreds of alumni, students and campus members participated in a variety of events Nov. 4-5 to celebrate Homecoming Weekend. Laker student-athletes did their part to amp up school pride, with the men’s and women’s ice hockey teams, men’s basketball team and women’s swimming and diving team all securing home wins over the weekend. Members of

Five Inducted to SUNY Oswego Athletic Hall of Fame

Five Inducted to SUNY Oswego Athletic Hall of Fame

The Oswego Athletic Hall of Fame inducted five alumni into the Class of 2016 during Homecoming on Nov. 5. Pictured here are (from left) inductee Michael Charles ’83, baseball; inductee Edward L. Pucci ’75, wrestling; Karol Harding Schieffer ’63, on behalf of her late husband, Peter H. Schieffer ’62, basketball and track and field; inductee

Emma Geyer ’18 Named SUNYAC Scholar Athlete of the Year

Emma Geyer ’18 Named SUNYAC Scholar Athlete of the Year

The State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUN- YAC) has named SUNY Oswego’s Emma Geyer ’18 as one of its inaugural Scholar Athletes of the Year. Each season, the conference will recognize student-athletes not only for their efforts on the field, but their classroom performance as well. Out of hundreds of student-athletes, Geyer is

Alumni and their Children Share Stories during Annual Legacy Reception

Alumni and their Children Share Stories during Annual Legacy Reception

For Nathan Town ’19, Oswego is the place of family lore. His parents’ first kiss occurred at the city’s high school when they were teenagers competing with the Jordan-Elbridge (N.Y.) High School marching band. Then, of course, there is the SUNY Oswego campus. His parents, Todd and Christine Howes Town ’91, created many memories on

Men’s Basketball Wins SUNYAC Championship, Makes NCAA Tournament

Men’s Basketball Wins SUNYAC Championship, Makes NCAA Tournament

            For the third time in six years, the SUNY Oswego men’s basketball team earned the top title in the SUNY Athletic Conference and made the NCAA Tournament. Unfortunately, the team lost to Scranton University, 82-77, in the NCAA opening round.

Jumping In

Jumping In

Rebecca Howe ’16 Public Relations Student Programs Beneficiary, Merit Scholarship Recipient, OSWEGO Alumni Magazine/OAA Intern Fueling the flame: Unrestricted Gifts, The Fund for Oswego “I knew the moment I stepped onto the Oswego campus that my life was going to change. I was ready to join clubs, meet new people, experience what Oswego offers and