Monthly Archives: February 2018

Yellow Bulldozer

Physical Plant asks the campus community to be aware of changes in pedestrian walkways as campus improvements continue. Printing out these maps will help: Great Mall Phase 2-Ellipse and Great Mall Phase 2-Thompson

From February 26 – May 1, there will be no access to the inner rings of the Ellipse; only the outer ring (Great Mall Phase 2 Ellipse) will be accessible. Pedestrians can still access the middle of campus but by using the outer ring.

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Tuesday, 2/27, 11 a.m.     Greenley Hall Breezeway

Nexus Center Ribbon Cutting – Join President Nader for the grand opening, followed by refreshments and giveaways. SUNY Interim Provost and Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development, Dr. Grace Wang, will attend.

Friday, 3/2     Greenley Hall First Floor

Faculty and staff are invited to visit the Nexus Center immediately after the Governance meeting.

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Earth Week 2018

Save the Dates – Monday, 4/16 to Friday, 4/20 to celebrate Earth Week 2018.

During the week, we will demonstrate how each of us can help the environment:

  • Not eating meat once a week
  • Turn off lights when we leave rooms and leave for the day
  • Unplug appliances when they aren’t being used
  • Stop smoking
  • Use plants that don’t need a lot of water
  • Car share or use mass transit
  • Container planting and composting

Also learn the steps FSC takes to protect our campus environment. 

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Adults – otherwise known as non-traditional students – are flocking to colleges to complete their degrees or enroll for the first time. If you know someone in those categories, invite him or her to the Adult-Learner College Fair.

Held Wednesday, 3/21, 6-8 p.m., in the Campus Center Ballroom, this community outreach is geared to helping both returning students, and adults considering college for the first time. Workshops will include information and advice on:

  • Financial Aid
  • Admissions primer for prospective students
  • Transfer credits
  • Career information
  • Online learning
  • Veterans’ services

In addition,

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Gold research icon

The event was well attended, and justifiably so. There aren’t many chances to see more than 60 students – all benefiting from applied learning activities in and out of the classroom – present their research, scholarship, oral presentations, and creative works during a poster session.

There were winners in three categories:

Best Research Proposal – Justin Slaughter
Title: Giving others a hand
Mentor: Dr. Erwin Cabrera

Best Completed Research Project – Patricia Rouzeau
Title: Aviation Students’ Perceptions of Knowledge,

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Hall of fame. Blue badge with crown icon.

Thursday, 3/8, 6 – 8 p.m.     FSC Flight Center

Joseph Clabby will become the sixth honoree named to FSC’s Aviation Hall of Fame. Industry leaders will also be recognized, and student awards presented.

Clabby has been an adjunct professor of aviation at FSC for the last 14 years, following an illustrative 25-year career with the US Marine Corps and the US Army. He is the CEO of Corporate Loss Prevention Associates,

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