SUNY Chancellor Awards Honor Three Oswego Students

SUNY Chancellor Awards Honor Three Oswego Students

Three SUNY Oswego students active in academics, leadership, community service, campus involvement, arts and career-long achievement received the 2016 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence—the highest student recognition through the statewide university system. This year’s Oswego honorees for outstanding achievements inside and outside the classroom are:   Juanita Diaz ’16 of Cincinnatus, N.Y., a zoology

Alumna Teacher Honors Parents, Her Profession with New Scholarship

Alumna Teacher Honors Parents, Her Profession with New Scholarship

For retired teacher Virginia “Ginny” Menera Trevor ’65, education, she has learned, often provides structure and stability to a child’s life. “When you have students—especially who come from different backgrounds—it is important that they know what to expect when they come to school each day,” she said. “Offering that security and experiencing ‘aha’ moments made

Alumna Delivers Honors Convocation Keynote

Alumna Delivers Honors Convocation Keynote

Jennifer Shropshire ’86, Oswego Alumni Association board member and past president and a principal at Edward F. Swenson & Associates Inc. in Philadelphia, extended her congratulations to students and shared her thoughts on leadership, diversity and inclusion during the annual Honors Convocation ceremony April 15 in the Marano Campus Center convocation arena. She challenged the

Two Graduates Receive 2016 OAA Outstanding Senior Award

Two Graduates Receive 2016 OAA Outstanding Senior Award

The SUNY Oswego Alumni Association selected Eric M. Flagg ’16 and Darlene Le ’16 as winners of the 2016 Outstanding Senior Award. They were recognized during the Commencement Eve Torchlight Dinner and Ceremony on May 13 in the Marano Campus Center. The two graduating seniors were sel­ec­ted from approximately 40 exceptional nom­inees for their academic

Farm Chic: Global Food Entrepreneur Tessa Edick ’92 Brings Local Farming To The Table

Farm Chic: Global Food Entrepreneur Tessa Edick ’92 Brings Local Farming To The Table

Tessa Edick ’92 hopes to revolutionize the way New Yorkers eat to save local farming, improve nutrition and build stronger communities.   With more than a third of all farmers in America over the age of 65 and the percentage of farmers younger than 35 steadily declining to now less than 5.6 percent, one Oswego graduate is asking: Who is

Campus Currents: Events

Campus Currents: Events

Visit alumni.oswego.edu for complete listing. April 27 Alumni and Friends Event in Charlotte, N.C.* April 30 Field Hockey Alumni Reunion* May 6 Oswego College Foundation Board of Directors Meeting ** May 11 CNY Career Connections* May 13 Commencement Eve Torchlight Ceremony* May 19 Alumni and Friends Event in Albany, N.Y.* June 5 Theatre Alumni Reunion in New York

Millennial Alumni Find a Home in Fast-Growing Tech Company

Millennial Alumni Find a Home in  Fast-Growing Tech Company

If you are offered a ride on a rocket ship, get on board. Christopher Loman ’08 did, and now he is vice president for operations at one of the fastest-growing software and online marketing companies. “Just get on board, and don’t worry about which seat,” Loman told current SUNY Oswego students. “Realize that the opportunities

Students Make Career Connections With Metropolitan New York Alumni

Students Make Career Connections  With Metropolitan New York Alumni

More than 120 juniors and seniors from SUNY Oswego received advice from alumni representing a variety of careers at the annual New York City Career Connections event on Jan. 7. Afternoon events included visits to some of the workplaces of alumni, after which students traveled to the Fashion Institute of Technology for a keynote speaker