OSWEGO, NY — Ralph Schloss of Altmar, a senior studying anthropology, was honored at SUNY Oswego’s 2019 Honors Convocation, receiving the Norman E. Whitten Award for Outstanding Achievement in Anthropology.
SUNY Oswego honored more than 100 students at the formal ceremony, which featured a procession of faculty and college officers in full academic regalia.
It is sponsored each spring at Oswego by Vega, the women’s honor society.
The audience included faculty, staff, students and students’ family members.
Admission to SUNY Oswego is competitive.
U.S. News Media Group counts SUNY Oswego among the top public regional universities in the North for 2019, and the Princeton Review includes Oswego in its 2019 college guidebook “The Best Northeastern Colleges” and in its national list of “Green Colleges.”
A 158-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.
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