Director of Career Development and Student Employment Services Takes New Position

Amy Benedict, Director of Career Development and Student Employment Services, has recently accepted a new position as Director of Career and Professional Development at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, to begin in mid-August 2017. Amy has served in the Career Development Center since August 2011.
Please join the Career Development Staff for a reception to congratulate Amy on Friday, August 4, 2017 anytime between 1-3pm in the Fitzelle Hall Lobby adjacent from Seasons. For planning purposes, we request that you please RSVP to by July 24, 2017.

Retirement Party for Chief Dan Chambers

Chief Dan Chambers retirement party will be held on Thursday July 20 at the Otsego Grill in Morris Hall on the SUNY Oneonta campus. %-6 pm will be cocktail hour followed by dinner at 6 pm. Please share this reminder with folks that might have worked with Dan or just want to wish him well. The cost of the night is 35.00/person which, covers a small gift for Dan. If you have any questions or need more information please contact Dave Lincoln or Barb Brent at 607-436-3550. Please let uu know if you plan to attend by the close of business Friday July 14th. I know the Flyer says the 7th but it is summer time so we want to make sure that everybody gets a chance to wish Dan well.

Join the Education Learning Committee

The goal of this committee is to increase the recruitment and retention of students of color in the SUNY Oneonta education program by creating an organization that offers focused faculty support.

Recruitment for the faculty-led committee will begin this Fall 2017 semester.

The committee will begin its work in the Spring 2018 semester. Faculty members will be paid a $500 stipend each semester.
Please contact with questions. You can find more information here: About the ELC


A New Kitchen Table Conversation podcast available at Milne Library

SUNY Oneonta President Emeritus Alan Donovan presents another edition of Kitchen Table Conversations

Recorded at the Greater Oneonta Historical  Society in June, the discussion ranged widely from the beginnings of classical groups in Oneonta such as the predecessor of the Oneonta Concert Association in the mid l920’s, to concerts with well known popular music figures often held on the SUNY Oneonta campus in the l970’s. Such local groups as the Catskill Symphony, Catskill Choral Society were mentioned. Popular local figures — Al Galadoro, Jerry Jeff Walker and Larry Santos were remembered. And concerts featuring famous stars like Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel were featured. Contributing to the conversation were Patrice Macaluso, Molly Swain and Peg Twasutyn.

Hosted by Dr. Donovan, Kitchen Table Conversations is produced by former SUNY Oneonta public radio manager; Gary Wickham. The complete catalog of podcasts available at