Reunion Weekend Registration – Now Open!

The Alumni Association’s annual Reunion Weekend will take place on June 2-4, 2017. Registration is now open! The weekend will feature a plethora of fun-filled events and activities, including our annual Red Dragon Welcome on Friday evening, Brooks BBQ Lunch on Saturday and the Bon Voyage Brunch on Sunday. One of our newest additions this year will be our “Lunch on the Quad” on Friday at noon. This will feature a “food truck” style luncheon on the quad for all to enjoy! We encourage current faculty/staff to attend!

You may register online at www.oneontaalumni.com/reunion2017. Don’t miss out on the biggest alumni party of the year!

For questions about Reunion Weekend, please contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at alumni@oneonta.edu or 607-436-2526. Thank you!

 

Brett Heindl publishes journal article

Brett Heindl, Associate Professor of Political Science, has published an article, “Muslim Immigration and Religious Human Rights,” in the February 2017 issue of International Politics. The article explores how legal and philosophical blindspots in international human rights protections created opportunities for nativist groups to target Muslim immigrants in Western Europe. The full-text of the article is available at: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1057/s41311-017-0016-1

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will host program on the Chemistry of Sports

In the world of competitive and professional sports, chemistry is more impactful than you might think. Discover the materials that chemists are creating to enable athletes to perform better and stay safer, as well as how analytical chemistry is advancing to detect performance enhancing substances in order to keep the playing field level for everyone. During this interactive event, viewers will be able to network with young chemists and have an opportunity to ask questions live to the experts regarding the amazing work that is being done in sports science. This event is sponsored by the American Chemical Society and hosted by the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. See the attached flyer for program details: chemistry_of_sports

More information on program content can be found at: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/acs-webinars/program-in-a-box/pib-on-demand/sports.html

Date: Tuesday, February 21
Time: 6:30pm, networking and snacks; 7:00-8:00pm, program
Location: Physical Science 246

 

SUNY Oneonta Women’s Soccer team hosting 12th Annual “Dinner and Auction with the Dragons” on Saturday, February 25

Join the SUNY Oneonta Women’s Soccer team for dinner!  The SUNY Oneonta Women’s Soccer team is hosting our 12th Annual “Dinner and Auction with the Dragons” on Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm at the Elks Club located at 84 Chestnut Street, Oneonta, New York.  Come support the team’s training trip to San Diego, CA with an all you can eat pasta dinner and silent auction.  Tickets are $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children under 10. Come enjoy a great night of family fun while supporting a terrific cause.  For more information email liz.mcgrail@oneonta.edu or call Liz McGrail at 607-436-3474 and players will deliver tickets to you personally.