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December 2013 



2014-2015 Scholarships Available NOW!
The application process for scholarships to be awarded for next year is now open! To see the full listing of scholarships and apply online, visit the scholarship website!

First-Ever 24-Hour Challenge Is a Huge Success
On 11-12-13, 605 alumni and friends participated in SUNY Oswego’s first-ever 24-Hour Challenge, and raised $101,823.79. Their overwhelming support exceeded three goals announced throughout the day.

SUNY Oswego Expands its Global Connections in China and India
This fall, SUNY Oswego announced two new partnerships that will expand international exchanges and opportunities for campus members. 

Senior Recalls Learning When to Hold and Not Fold as a Freshman
I was 18 years old and begging my mom to bring me home. I ran into the staircase of the third floor of Oneida Hall so neither my roommate nor anyone in the hall could hear me as I held back tears, pleading with my mother to come down to Oswego and pick me up.

Start-Up NY at Oswego Identifies Prospects, Assembles Board
The college has moved to take advantage of the economic development and educational opportunities presented by the governor’s recently launched Start-Up NY program, identifying campus core competencies, selecting three campus properties to showcase to businesses, meeting with prospects and faculty, and beginning to assemble an advisory board. 

SUNY Oswego Remembers Two Students Lost in Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing 25 Years Ago
On December 21—the shortest and darkest day of the year, the SUNY Oswego community will remember two students—Colleen Brunner ’90 and Lynne Hartunian ’89—who were killed 25 years ago in the springtime of their lives during the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103.

New Bus Service from Campus
College Express is now offering service from SUNY Oswego to New Jersey, New York City and Long Island. This service will run both directions during Thanksgiving, Winter Recess and Spring Break. See the schedule.

A.S.K. for Career Help
If your student is looking for help in exploring a career, the Oswego Alumni Association has help. Our A.S.K. (Alumni Sharing Knowledge) program links current students with alumni mentors who can answer questions about a career, offer a job-shadowing experience or help make connections. Your student can be part of Oswego's powerful 78,000-member alumni network.