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March 28, 2017

News and Press Releases

Chamber Music Concert Features Faculty, Guest Artists April 1 and 2

04:12pm EDT, 27 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 27, 2017) — The mixed-instrument chamber music ensemble, Metamusic, consisting of SUNY Plattsburgh faculty members and guest artists, will present a free program Saturday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. in Krinovitz Recital Hall, Hawkins Hall and again Sunday, April 2 at 3 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Plattsburgh, 4 Palmer St.

The ensemble’s core trio, Daniel Gordon, saxophone, Marilyn Reynolds, violin, and Rose Chancler, piano, will perform works by Bartok, Martinu and others with guest artists Esther Rogers Baker, cello, and faculty member clarinetist Janine Scherline. 


Civil Rights Activist Joan Mulholland Events Set for March 29-30

03:47pm EDT, 27 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 27, 2017) — Freedom rider and civil rights activist Joan Trumpauer Mulholland will be featured in a two-night event at SUNY Plattsburgh starting with the documentary, “An Ordinary Hero: Joan Trumpauer Mulholland,” Wednesday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. in Room 200, Yokum Lecture Hall.

Mulholland will then deliver a keynote address and host a question-and-answer session the next night, March 30 at 7:30, also in Room 200 of Yokum. Mulholland continues to speak all over the world on social justice topics. 


Women Organic Farmers Topic of Next 'Unconventional Careers in Anthropology' Series

03:36pm EDT, 27 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 27, 2017) — The third installment of “Unconventional Careers in Anthropology and the Liberal Arts” will feature speaker Dr. Tatiana Abatemarco, who will share her research into women organic farmers in Vermont, Wednesday, March 29 from noon to 1 in the Mowry Conference Room, Redcay Hall.

Abatemarco will address what these women farmers value and how those values are expressed through farming. She also draws parallels with her own journey and the tension many women feel between staying home and pursuing a career. 


University Police Honored with Awards from Two Student Groups

12:03pm EDT, 24 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 24, 2017) — University Police members have recently been honored by Black Onyx, the black student union, and RADIUS, an organization that supports underrepresented individuals.

RADIUS, which operates out of the SUNY Plattsburgh campus Title IX office, stands for reinvigorating advocacy, intersectionality, understanding and self-love. 


Bus Trip Planned for Montreal Holocaust Centre April 9

03:45pm EDT, 22 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 22, 2017) — Students interested in taking a guided tour of the Montreal Memorial Holocaust Centre can sign up for a seat on a bus scheduled to leave the Angell College Center Sunday, April 9 at 8 a.m.

The center’s mission is to “educate people of all ages and backgrounds about the Holocaust while sensitizing the public to the universal perils of anti-Semitism, racism, hate and indifference. 


Conference on Victimization, Criminal Justice at Branch Campus April 7

02:57pm EDT, 22 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 22, 2017) — SUNY Plattsburgh at Queensbury will host “Victimization: Real World Concerns,” April 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Scoville Auditorium on the SUNY Adirondack campus.

According to Dr. Stephen Danna, dean of the branch campus, the conference is designed to “create awareness about crime victims’ services and to offer criminal-justice training.”


'Kids' Nite Out' Features Games, Sports, Swimming at Memorial Hall April 8

01:05pm EDT, 22 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 22, 2017) — The Cardinal women’s basketball team will once again host a “Kids’ Nite Out” Saturday, April 8 beginning with registration onsite in Memorial Hall at 5:30 p.m.

The event, which includes games, sports, movies, arts and crafts, and swimming for kids 5-13, wraps up at 9 p.m. Cost is $10 per child. For more information, contact Coach Cheryl Cole, 518-564-4147 or email

Career Fair to Feature Representatives from Dozens of Companies March 29

11:44am EDT, 21 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 21, 2017) — The SUNY Plattsburgh Career Development Center will host its annual Career Fair Wednesday, March 29 from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Warren Ballrooms, Angell College Center.

Employers from a wide assortment of industry will be on hand to answer questions and give guidance to students from all majors and backgrounds. They will also be recruiting for full-time, part-time, summer, and seasonal employees, interns and volunteer workers. 


Open Skating Scheduled at Stafford Arena March 25

11:28am EDT, 21 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 21, 2017) — The Plattsburgh State Field House and Office of Alumni Relations will host a “Skating with Burghy” event Saturday, March 25 from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m.

Cost is $3 for the public and $2 for SUNY Plattsburgh students, faculty and staff with ID. Skate rentals are available at the same rates. 


Inaugural Plattsburgh Community Collaboration Workshop Scheduled for March 25

11:15am EDT, 21 Mar 2017

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (March 21, 2017) — “Be the Change: Resilience Through Education” is the inaugural Title IX Plattsburgh Community Collaboration Workshop being held Saturday, March 25 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Hawkins Hall.

Campus and Plattsburgh members are invited to engage in educational and skill-based workshops to expand on knowledge in areas like community engagement, building health relationships and communication, bystander intervention techniques, bullying and harassment, and exploring the transgender experience, to name but a few. 


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Contact Information

If you would like more information on any of the following news releases, please contact:

Gerianne Wright, Assistant Director of Communications
SUNY Plattsburgh
Phone: (518) 564-2090