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Thirteen SUNY Oneonta students spent a week in New Orleans for a wetlands restoration service-learning project in the Lower 9th Ward.Accompanied by Wendy Lascell, associate professor of geography, and Linda Drake, director of the college’s Center for Social Responsibility and Community, the students arrived in New Orleans on Feb. 25 returned March 5. They documented their trip on a Facebook page.W
The SUNY Oneonta A.J. Read Science Discovery Center will re-open to the public on March 1, 2017, after extensive renovations and a renewal of its original mission.Since its opening by Professor Al Read in 1990, the Science Discovery Center has helped people across the region connect with science through self-discovery and play. The newly renovated center preserves and expands on that mission, whic
SUNY Oneonta has earned 2016 Tree Campus USA recognition for its commitment to environmental stewardship on campus and in the greater Oneonta community. Tree Campus USA, a national program launched in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation, honors colleges and universities and their leaders for promoting healthy trees and engaging students and staff in the spirit of conservation.To obtain this distincti
SUNY Oneonta meteorology majors Matt Beitscher and Jillian Young attended the 97th American Meteorological Society (AMS) Annual Meeting in Seattle from Jan. 22–26, 2017. More than 4,400 scientists, educators, students and other professionals from across the weather, water and climate community came together to share, learn and collaborate.Young, a senior from Sidney, NY, presented original sc
SUNY Oneonta and Riverside Elementary School are collaborating on a new cross-disciplinary program aimed at getting children excited about growing their own food.With funding from a $3,976 NobleCause grant acquired through SUNY Oneonta’s Center for Social Responsibility and Community, Assistant Professor of Biology Sean Robinson built 12 simple vegetable grow boxes and installed them in each