Local Residents Among May Grads at SUNY Oneonta

ONEONTA, NY – The following local residents are among the 998 students who graduated from SUNY Oneonta following the spring 2013 semester. The college’s commencement ceremony was held on May 18.

James Evans of Fulton, NY. James earned a BS degree in History.

Erin Burke of Pennellville, NY. Erin earned a BS degree in Dietetics.

Morgan Ennis of Phoenix, NY. Morgan earned a BS degree in Physics.

Dustin Cox of Pulaski, NY. Dustin earned a BS degree in Mathematics.

A liberal arts college focused on teaching and learning, SUNY Oneonta ranks 47th among the “Top Public Regional Universities-North” in the 2013 U.S. News and World Report rankings, sits at No. 59 on the Kiplinger’s magazine list of the “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” and has been recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for excellence in community engagement. The college also has been named to the Princeton Review’s “green” college guide and the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Established as a state normal school in 1889 and incorporated as a founding member of the state university system in 1948, the college is well known for its outstanding faculty, strong academic programs, educational technology, community service and character-building activities, and scenic campus. The college enrolls 6,000 students in its 70 undergraduate majors and 15 graduate programs.