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    Driven to Succeed

    Geneseo students don't just excel in the classroom. In the 2017-18 academic year, 19 of our 20 intercollegiate athletic teams qualified for postseason play, with a record 13 earning SUNYAC Championships. Thirteen teams competed in NCAA Championships.

    Photo: Feb. 8 Men's Ice Hockey vs. Cortland. SUNY Geneseo/Keith Walters '11

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    Undergraduate Research

    In a recent survey, 40% of graduating seniors undertook a research project at Geneseo, and 81% of Geneseo faculty reported having worked with undergraduates on research.

    Photo: Geneseo's geography department was awarded a $232,099 National Science Foundation grant to research the history of white oak forests in the Northeastern U.S.

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    Performances & Events

    Each semester features a wide variety of performances, events, colloquia and workshops on campus, many of which are free and open to the public.

    Photo: The Feb. 2019 multi-day, multi-event series "The Art of Steve Prince" included a community art project, a workshop, and a pop-up jazz and art improvisation session. SUNY Geneseo/Keith Walters '11


Ganie DeHart and student researchers
Ganie DeHart’s 25 Years of Sibling and Friend Research

SUNY Geneseo Distinguished Teaching Professor of Psychology Ganie DeHart recently surpassed the silver anniversary of her longitudinal study of sibling and friend relationships. The ongoing observation of the same people over time provides rich data for in-depth insight on behavioral development.

Michael Ruggiero '12 in his lab at University of Vermont
Chemistry Grad Named to Forbes 30 Under 30

Michael Ruggiero ’12, an assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Vermont (UVM), was recently included in the Forbes 30 Under 30 Science 2019 list. In this Q&A, he discusses his research and the excitement he gets from being in the lab.

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Geneseo Named Top Fulbright Producer for 2 Years Running

For the second time in the College’s history, SUNY Geneseo has been named a Top Producer of U.S. Student Fulbright awards, the State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs has announced in its annual article in The Chronicle of Higher Education.


All-College Hour Series: Intelligent Lives (Film)

2:30-3:45 PM in the MacVittie College Union Ballroom. From award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib, Intelligent Lives is a catalyst to transform the label of intellectual disability. Followed by a Q & A with students in the Geneseo LIVES program.

Keeping on Balance (Geneseo Dance Ensemble)

7:30 PM in Alice Austin Theatre. Artistically directed and produced by Professor Jonette Lancos with Associate Director Mark Broomfield ‘94, Ph.D., assistant professor of dance studies. Tickets $10; purchase at the SA Ticket Office or buy online. Additional shows on Friday at Saturday at 7:30 PM, and Sunday at 2:00 PM.

The Baby Dolls of New Orleans

7 PM in Doty Recital Hall. Lecture by Dr. Kim Vaz-Deville, Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Xavier University of Louisiana. Hidden from the tourists who view parades on New Orleans' main streets, the Baby Doll maskers use songs and dance to parody and satirized social customs. Facebook event.

Cerebrodiversity and the Science of the Reading Brain: Implications for Dyslexia

2:30-3:45 PM in the MacVittie Union Ballroom. This talk by Annmarie Urso, associate professor at the Ella Cline Shear School of Education, is part of the All-College Hour Speaker Series. Free and open to the public. Facebook event.

In the Spotlight...

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Dance Ensemble Performs Keeping on Balance

SUNY Geneseo’s Department of Theatre and Dance Studies presents the Geneseo Dance Ensemble’s Dancing the Liberal Arts in Keeping on Balance. The program will be presented in the Alice Austin Theatre, William A. Brodie Hall, on the SUNY Geneseo campus on Feb. 28 and March 1–2 at 7:30 p.m., and on March 3 at 2 p.m.

Artist-in-residence Steve Prince
Artist Steve Prince Inspires Community Art

New Orleans-born artist Steve Prince spent Jan. 28 through Feb. 1 on campus in conjunction with the innovative interdisciplinary course The Art of Steve Prince. The residency culminated in a community art project called Urban Garden, on view in SUNY Geneseo’s Kinetic Gallery through mid-February.

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Oberg to Host Local History Workshop

SUNY Distinguished Professor Michael Leroy Oberg is hosting a workshop for nearly 60 local municipal historians on Saturday, Feb. 16.