UUP Luncheon Meeting scheduled for June 26 at Waterfront

UUP will hold a luncheon meeting on Tuesday, June 26, at noon in the Waterfront Café, Hunt Union. The meeting is open to all of those represented by UUP.

The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the impact of the Supreme Court Janus decision on public sector unions and specifically the impact on UUP. In addition, during the second part of the meeting, attendees will break into groups organized by departments, buildings, or areas, to discuss concerns specific to their situation.

Please RSVP at Oneonta@uupmail.org and provide your name and Professional/Academic department or area, as well as building.

Bill Simons, Nancy Cannon participate in Cooperstown Symposium

William Simons, professor of history, and Nancy Cannon, technology librarian emeritus, both participated in the 30th annual edition of the Cooperstown Symposium on Baseball and American Culture. An academic conference co-sponsored by SUNY Oneonta and the National Baseball Hall of Fame, the 2018 Symposium took place at the Hall of Fame  in Cooperstown, New York, from May 30-June 1, 2018.

Ms. Cannon moderated presentations on The Giamatti Bench: A Conversation Piece by Mark Aronson (Yale University) and The American Industrial Revolution and the Professionalization of Baseball and Art: “Something new starts every day” by Virginia Skinner-Linnenberg (Nazareth College) and Daniel Linnenberg (University of Rochester). Dr. Simons served as symposium co-director.