Men’s Golf Accepted as E8 Affiliate

SUNY Oswego Golf

The Empire 8 Athletic Conference has accepted three new teams—including Oswego State—as men’s golf affiliates for fall 2017. Joining the Lakers in the Empire 8 are fellow SUNY institutions Potsdam and Canton. “Oswego, Canton and Potsdam are terrific additions to our conference, and we look forward to a long-standing partnership,” said Empire 8 and Hartwick College

Hebert and Sortino Named Outstanding Senior Athletes

Outstanding Senior Athletes

Sue Viscomi (center), Oswego State’s director of athletics, recognized Outstanding Senior Athletes Brian Sortino ’17 (left) of men’s basketball and Heather Hebert ’17 (right) of women’s basketball following the conclusion of the All-Athlete Banquet May 3 at the Marano Campus Center arena. The Outstanding Senior Athlete awards take into account the seniors’ entire career at Oswego and is based

Wilson Inducted to Upstate NY Basketball Hall of Fame

Greg Wilson '68

The Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame inducted former Oswego State great Greg Wilson ’68 into its Class of 2017 on May 21 during a reception in Troy, N.Y. Wilson still holds a prominent place in the Laker record books, including highest scoring average in a single season (28.0) and rebounds in a game (31 at

Track and Field Team Members Break School Records at Cortland Classic

Oswego Track and Field

Two members of the Oswego State men’s track and field team set personal and school records at the April 22 Cortland Classic Invitational. Ben Griffin ’17 led the way with a new school and personal record for a first-place finish in the 1,500 with a time of 3:55.58. Adam Crumb ’17 had an exceptional day as well, scoring

Lakers Earn All-American Honors in Three Sports

Jordan Bushey '20

Four Oswego State athletes earned All-American honors across three sports: Jordan Bushey ’20 of Plattsburgh, N.Y., in wrestling; Stephen Johnson ’17 of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, and Kenny Neil ’17 of Clarenville, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, in men’s hockey; and Brian Sortino ’17 of Fairport, N.Y., in men’s basketball. Bushey placed fourth in the 184-pound weight class at the NCAA Championships in Wisconsin. The

Three Named to College Foundation Board

Dianora De Marco ’14 M’15, Kendis Gibson ’94 and Jennifer Shropshire ’86 joined the volunteer Board of Directors

Three alumni have been named to the Oswego College Foundation Board of Directors for a term of three years, effective July 1. Dianora De Marco ’14 M’15, Kendis Gibson ’94 and Jennifer Shropshire ’86 joined the volunteer Board of Directors. The board sets policy, approves the operating budget and holds fiduciary responsibility of private funds contributed to the

Contemporary Take on ‘Pride & Prejudice’

Contemporary Take on ‘Pride & Prejudice’

The SUNY Oswego theatre department staged Jon Jory’s adaptation of the 19th century Jane Austen novel Pride & Prejudice last spring. From left are cast members of the Bennet family (in back, from left): Mrs. Bennet (Cadi Hannold ’18) and Mr. Bennet (Evan Debevec-McKenney ’17); and the Bennet sisters (from left) Jane (Logan Colby-Rowe ’18), Lydia (Sydney

Three Faculty Earn Awards for Scholarly, Creative Activity

Kestas Bendinskas

Kestas Bendinskas of chemistry and Juan Perdiguero of art have earned the President’s Award for Scholarly and Creative Activity at SUNY Oswego, while Christopher Chandler of biological sciences received the Provost’s Award for Scholarly and Creative Activity. The President’s Award honors tenured faculty for exemplary mastery of subject matter, effectiveness in teaching, and scholarly and