New Freshmen, Transfer Students Share in Welcoming Torchlight

New Freshmen, Transfer Students Share in Welcoming Torchlight

One of SUNY Oswego’s most revered traditions greeted more than 2,000 of the newest students as the glow of hundreds of small candles moved like waves throughout the Marano Campus Center. The Commencement Eve Torchlight tradition started in the 1930s. SUNY Oswego added Welcoming Torchlight in 1989, and on Aug. 22 the incoming freshmen and