Area Students Honored At SUNY Oswego Convocation

OSWEGO, NY – SUNY Oswego presented scholarships and other awards to more than 100 students at the college’s 2017 Honors Convocation, including several from the area.

The formal ceremony, complete with a procession of faculty and college officers in full academic regalia, is sponsored each spring at Oswego by Vega, the women’s honor society.

The audience included faculty, staff, students and students’ family members.

Elizabeth Scott of Carson Drive in Oswego, is a senior majoring in human resource management at Oswego. She received the Society for Human Resource Management J. Donald Herring Ph.D. Award and the Outstanding Senior in the School of Business (John Parr) Award.

Yin Yin Sim-Fellows of North Division Street in Oswego, is a junior majoring in wellness management at Oswego. She received the Class of 1945 Scholarship.

Admission to SUNY Oswego is competitive.

U.S. News Media Group counts SUNY Oswego among the top public regional universities in the North for 2017, and the Princeton Review includes Oswego in its 2017 college guidebook “The Best Northeastern Colleges” and in its national list of “Green Colleges.”

A 156-year-old comprehensive college in the State University of New York system, Oswego enrolls about 8,000 students in its College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; School of Business; School of Communication, Media and the Arts; and School of Education.

Visit oswego.edu for more information.