Campus Update February 29, 2012

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Campus Update February 29, 2012
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Feb. 29, 2012     February Photos In this issue's photo gallery February frenzy takes hold as the women's and men's ice hockey teams and men's basketball teams all prosper in conference play. Swirling around   that are ancestral storytelling, charitable projects and a library open house. If you would like to submit photos of timely activities for future issues, email pictures with a brief caption to .Two receive president's awards for serviceThe associate director of the Compass and a member of the mathematics faculty are the 2011 recipients of the President's Awards for Excellence in Professional Staff Service and for Excellence in Faculty Service. Read more >Gen ed proposals trim required credit hoursTwo and a half years of study, consultation and debate have yielded three proposals to replace Oswego's current general education program with one that is smaller and more focused, as well as more efficient to deliver. Read more >Writing Center raises visibility in move to libraryThe college's Writing Center shifted to Penfield Library on Monday, a move that provides the center visibility and room to grow, as well as advancing the library's "learning commons" strategy. Read more >   Service learning courses offer campus, community benefitsOswego faculty members offered a servicelearning component to more than 430 students last year, as this approach to experiential learning grows, here and around the nation. Read more >People in Action In this issue, read about the new alumni director, student displays in science and art, faculty publications in philosophy and sociology, a national service award and more. Read more >Calendar HighlightsWednesday, Feb. 29 Open meeting on general education models Preview: "Voices of the Congo" Thursday, March 1 Panel discussion on sexual harassment


SUNY Oswego Campus Update : February 15, 2012 SpotlightBrad Riddell, screenwriter for "American Pie: Band Camp" and other feature films, leads the Oswego Webisodes project to teach students the art and business of film in this issue's Spotlight .Announcements Sesquicentennial initiative cultivates healthy lifestyle   David Sanchez Group brings Latin-flavored jazz   'Women Aloud' to celebrate growth of feminism   Variety marks annual 'Collage' concert   Health Care Conference to provide insider's look at careers   Nominations sought for Outstanding Senior Award   Police Report   Friday, March 2 Collage Concert Men's basketball NCAA Division III tournament, Oswego vs. Endicott Saturday, March 3 Men's ice hockey SUNYAC championship, Oswego vs. Plattsburgh Men's basketball NCAA Division III tournament, second round game Sunday, March 4 "Mixed Emotions" Film Festival screening Faculty concert: "Out of the Blue" Monday, March 5 Central New York SUNY Showcase Open meeting on general education models Tuesday, March 6 Open meeting on general education models Talk: "Presidents on Stage" Health Care Careers Conference Latin jazz clinic Wednesday, March 7 Open meeting on general education models Concert: David Sanchez Quintet Thursday, March 8 Performance: Women Aloud Saturday, March 10 Rice Creek Ramble March 12 to 16 Spring break For details, see SUNY Oswego Events .Web Resources Research News Artswego Athletics Student Blogs Recent Milestones Faculty Assembly Employment Opportunities SUNY Oswego Home PageAction Items Submit news RSS news feeds Follow SUNY Oswego