Leah McGray, director of instrumental activities at SUNY Geneseo, has a busy conducting schedule this weekend with performances by the Geneseo Wind Ensemble March 23 and the Geneseo Symphony Orchestra March 25. Both concerts are free and open to the public.
Alumna Leandra Marie Griffith ’16 has won a 2018-19 U.S. Student Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) award for Belgium.
Matt Golombek, a senior research scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and a veteran of space missions to Mars, will deliver the Fifteenth Annual American Rock Salt lecture in Geology March 29 at 7:30 p.m. in Newton Hall Room 202. He will address “How to Select a Landing Site on Mars.”
SUNY Geneseo may soon add Cuba to its list of destinations for study abroad. Provost Stacey Robertson and Associate Director of the Study Abroad Office Sam Cardamone were part of a 21-member, nine-campus SUNY delegation attending the Congreso Universidad 2018 in Havana Feb. 11-17.
Biochemistry major Patrick Buckley ’19 from Horseheads, N.Y., represented SUNY Geneseo at the recent annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), among the most highly regarded science organizations in the world.
Marlene Laruelle, a research professor of international affairs at the George Washington University, will deliver the annual Kenneth Roemer Lecture on World Affairs at SUNY Geneseo. Her talk, "Making Sense of Russia: Putin’s Fourth Term and its Implications for Russia and the World,” will take place at 4 p.m., Thursday, March 22 in the Doty Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.