Sabbatical leave

December 9, 2013

OSWEGO, N.Y. – Obtaining sabbatical leave at SUNY Oswego requires a lengthy process, but it’s questionable whether it’s sufficient when there are too few professors to teach a sufficient amount of class sections.

An example of a scenario where there are too few professors left to teach the needed sections of classes is the spring 2014 semester for students of the honors program. Continue reading

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’13 Columbus Day open house

October 27, 2013

OSWEGO, N.Y. – This year’s Columbus Day open house at SUNY Oswego grossed one of the largest numbers of visitors for this type of open house ever, according to one of the speakers at the event.

One benefit that visitors receive from attending an open house is talking to current students, which is how the honors program board staffed their table for the open house.

The staffing of the tables at open houses is generally left up to the groups that are represented, and some of the groups, like the honors program, feel that adding current students to the mix is beneficial to the prospective applicants and their families as well as to the students and faculty members themselves. Continue reading