DNA, Genomics and Stem Cell Education and Awareness Month
Fall Hat Month
Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month
Happy Cat Month
Head Lice Prevention Month
Hunger Action Month
Library Card Sign-Up Month
Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
Pleasure Your Mate Month
Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
Sea Cadet Month
September Is Healthy Aging Month
Service Dog Month
Shameless Promotion Month
Skin Care Awareness Month
Sports Eye Safety Month
Subliminal Communications Month
Superior Relationships Month
Update Your Resume Month
Whole Grains Month
Women's Friendship Month
Outgoing… motivated… on top of the latest trends… tapped into social networks—if that sounds like you, being a Fluent Student Translator could be the opportunity you’re looking for. As a member of our nationwide network of Student Translators you essentially act as a brand ambassador for companies like MTV, Verizon, Macy’s and Zipcar. You help them bring their products, brands and events to life. Click here to apply.
Listed below are tickets currently on sale at the Hunt College Union Box Office which is open weekdays from 10AM-10PM and accepts cash and Dragon Dollars.
Thursday, September 4th will be our first Action Hero Day of the yearr so WEAR YOUR ACTION HERO SHIRT! If you don't have a shirt, you can get one by attending "Escalation" by Eva Vega on Tuesday.
Information Technology Help Desk Hours:
Regular Semester Hours (beginning Monday, Aug 25):
• Monday – Friday 8 am – 9 pm
• Saturday Noon – 6 pm
• Sunday Noon – 9 pm
Please mark your calendar! The Help Desk will be CLOSED:
• Saturday (Aug 30), Sunday (Aug 31), and Monday (Sept 1) in observance of Labor Day
• Monday (October 13) in observance of Columbus Day
• Thursday (Nov 27) and Friday (Nov 28) in observance of Thanksgiving
The start of the school year can be a time of excitement but also difficulties; particularly in the way of adjusting to college for both new and returning students. Visit the Counseling Center’s website for more information on college adjustment and how to make an appointment to speak with one of our friendly counselors.
There are two exciting changes to the LEAD@Oneonta program this year!
There is a new way to track your LEAD progress!!! Effective around September 1, 2014, you will be able to log into Campus Connection and view your “Curriculum Progress” on the homepage. This tool will show you all the level requirements and will automatically update as you attend more LEAD events.
The SA and OPT would like to remind you that all students are welcome to ride OPT for no cost (must have your SUNY Oneonta ID). Time and bus stops vary depending on day/night/weekend routes. Click here to get the schedule as a pdf file.
Students of junior or senior status can complete the LEAD Online Course on Blackboard to fulfill the Foundations of Leadership Credit. Email us to be added to the online course.
Emma M. Nutt Day
-Libya: Revolution Day
-Slovakia: Constitution Day
-Uzbekistan: Independence Day
-In 1985, almost 75 years after the Titanic sank, a joint American-French expedition located the submerged ship resting on the ocean floor.
11 AM Sigma Gamma Phi Poster Sale, IRC Quad - The Sisters of Sigma Gamma Phi will be selling posters in the Quad. They will be sold at 1 for $3 and 2 for $5. All proceeds will go to Opportunities for Otsego.
Get an Action Hero Shirt for attending!
-Qatar: Independence Day
-San Marino: National Day
-On this day in 1833, the New York Sun was launched, the first successful penny newspaper in the U.S.
-The Treaty of Paris ends the American Revolution, Sept. 3rd, 1783.
9 AM Red Day Sale, Red Dragon Outfitters - Show your Oneonta pride by wearing Red on Red Day! 15% off all red clothing at the Red Dragon Outfitters!September 3, 4, & 5
10 AM Degree Works Promo Day, Quad - The Academic Advisement staff will be in the quad in front of IRC from 10-2 to promote our new degree audit tool (replaces the arrow sheet). We will have laptops set up so students and staff can log in and view a DW. Promotional items will be available to all who stop by.
5 PM Welcome To Hogwarts, Butternut Valley Room - Hunt Union - The HPC will be having their Welcome to Hogwarts event geared towards the incoming class of 2018 and the returning students. We will feature some of our signature events including wand making and our potions.
7 PM Dance Team Interest Meeting, Chase Dance Studio - Dance team will be having a general interst meeting to discuss upcoming tryouts and what the team is about. Our team performs at basketball games and competes against other colleges. There will be free food so come check it out!
Today Is: -National Lazy Mom's Day
-International Day of Charity
-Bring Your Manners to Work Day
-Be Late for Something Day
Today's History: -Today in 1975, an assassination attempt by Lynette A. "Squeaky" Fromme on the life of President Gerald Ford failed.
Passing Through the Pillars: Celebrating 125 Years of SUNY Oneonta History, Greater Oneonta Historical Society (183 Main Street) - The new exhibit looks at the College’s history, including the establishment of the Oneonta Normal School and its development from a teacher training institution into a four-year liberal arts college. There will be highlights from the administrations of seven presidents. Accompanying the exhibit, a slideshow will provide a record of the College's expansion under the presidencies of Dr. Charles Hunt and Dr. Royal Netzer. Historic images will offer a glimpse of academic life and extracurricular activities, and document what it was like to be a student throughout the College’s history.
4 PM SA Activities Council Meeting, Hunt Union Square - The SA Activities Council welcomes all students to come get involved in selecting, promoting, and assiting with campus activities.
4 PM Computer Programmer's United First Meeting, Fitzelle 252 - First official meeting of the semester. All students and faculty are welcome. We will be talking about our plans for the year, and the projects that people would like to work on. Come check out our fancy new lab, in the new Fitzelle. There will also be pizza!
6:30 PM Maleficent, Red Dragon Theatre - Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 6:30 & 9 PM with an additional Sunday Matinee at 1 PM. Maleficent, the untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the classic "Sleeping Beauty" reveals the events that hardened Maleficent's heart and drove her to curse the baby, Aurora, only to later realize that the child may hold the key to peace in the land. FREE with valid SUNY Oneonta ID, $3 for all others.
Following the Fireworks
Today Is: -National Writing Date Day
-Bulgaria: Unification Day
-Swaziland: Independence Day
-September 6th-8th 2000, over 150 world leaders met in NYC for the United Nations Millennium Summit.
3 PM Zombie Defense Corps Meet and Greet! Hunt Union Waterfront - Come meet the ZDC and its members! New members can come meet older members, learn what the club is all about, and the thngs we do. Bring your Nerf Blasters for any games or to learn more about them.