Beating the Odds

Beating the Odds

Tiana Morris ’16 Finance, Economics Minor, José Ramon Pérez International Scholarship Recipient Fueling the flame: John J. Christian ’87, CAPA International Education “I have always wanted to travel abroad. If it wasn’t for the José Ramon Pérez International Scholarship, which funded my trip, I wouldn’t be able to live out that dream. I am forever

STEM Grows

STEM Grows

Mary DaCosta ’15 Biology, Chemistry Minor Possibility Scholarship Recipient Fueling the flame: Possibility Scholarship Donors “Having this scholarship gave me just what the name implies—opportunities for success and possibilities for the future. Since day one, I was part of a group that was well-connected and supported. I thank everyone who donated to the scholarship, and

Passionate Pursuits

Passionate Pursuits

Jon Whitelaw ’13 M’18 Adolescence Education Social Studies, Athletic Coaching and History Minors Festa Graduate Assistantship Award for Men’s Hockey Recipient Fueling the flame: Fred ’81 and MaryLynn Barbero Festa ’82 “Accepting the Festa Assistantship is a tremendous honor, one that I am flattered and fortunate to receive. It will allow me the opportunity to

It’s a Small World

It's a Small World

Megan Scott ’16 Business Administration and Economics Michael Zalkin Memorial Scholarship Recipient Fueling the flame: Ilana and Andy Zalkin ’76 “Being abroad has changed me, making me very positive and forcing me outside of my comfort zone to constantly try new things. I realize how important it is to live in the now and do

Alumnus Shares ‘Passion and Purpose’ through Campaign Launch

Alumnus Shares 'Passion and Purpose' through Campaign Launch

It’s hard to believe that just two years ago I was working at WTOP and getting ready for another season of Laker hockey. I was fortunate during my senior year at SUNY Oswego to wear hats such as WTOP General Manager and Communications Intern with the Alumni and Development Office. Who would’ve ever imagined that

Seniors Celebrate Welcome Back Picnic

Seniors Celebrate Welcome Back Picnic

Senior Class Planning Committee Members (from left) Emily Pease ’16, Rachel Long ’17, Mary Kate Harrigan ’17 and Dorothy Davis ’17 welcomed more than 90 classmates to the Senior Picnic on Sept. 22. SUNY Oswego staff members from a variety of offices were on hand to help students prepare for their final year on campus,

Milestone Moments

Milestone Moments

July 1, 2011 With Passion & Purpose: The Campaign for SUNY Oswego began. May 2012 The college received a $5 million anonymous bequest to support the Possibility Scholars. December 2012 Shineman Foundation announced its $5 million gift to the college. March 2013 March Matchness challenger and former Oswego Alumni Association (OAA) Board Member Nancy Smith

Above and Beyond!

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Above and Beyond! $43,483,781 About the Campaign In 2011, SUNY Oswego embarked on a historic journey to raise $40 million, the largest fundraising initiative by any SUNY comprehensive college. Under the leadership of President Deborah F. Stanley and inspired by the college’s Tomorrow strategic plan, the campaign engaged the entire Oswego family. The Oswego College

Leader Within

Leader Within

Jackie Starr ’18 TESOL (Teaching English as a Second Language) Oz Leads Graduate and Class of 1954 Scholarship Recipient Fueling the flame: Bill Spinelli ’84; Robert Allen ’54, Curtis Matterson ’54 and Stanley Levenson ’54 “The things I have learned and the people I have met through Oz Leads are invaluable, and I can’t emphasize

First-Ever CNY Career Connections Unites Students and Alumni

First-Ever CNY Career Connections Unites Students and Alumni

Oswego Alumni Association Board Member Rick Yacobush ’77 encouraged students to network with other people during the first-ever Central New York (CNY) Career Connections Oct. 5 at the SUNY Oswego Metro Center in Syracuse. Yacobush, the event’s keynote speaker, retraced the major connections he made throughout his career that led him to his current role as