Thursday, February 26, 2015
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- Career Fair Links Students, Prospective Employers
- Campus Presidents Ask State Legislature to Invest in SUNY
- ESF Senior Honored at National STEM Conference
- ESF among Peace Corpsí Top Volunteer-Producing Schools
Leopold to Present on Onondaga Lake Restoration
The March 5 session of Institute for Retired People will feature Dr. Donald Leopold, an ESF Distinguished Teaching Professor and chair of the Department of Environmental and Forestry Biology. He will discuss the many vegetation-based restoration projects at various stages near Onondaga Lake. Leopold has been working with engineers and scientists from O'Brien and Gere, Parsons, and Honeywell for the past 10 years.
IRP meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Syracuse, 5833 East Seneca Turnpike, Jamesville. The meeting is open to anyone in the community who is retired or semi-retired.
Further information is available at the link above or by calling Sandra at 315-443-5404 or sending an
Mighty Oaks Soccer Teams Net Big Wins
Both teams come from behind against ranked opponents
ESF's men's and women's soccer teams celebrated comeback victories against strong opponents Sept. 30.
The undefeated Mighty Oaks women, ranked fourth in the U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association's national standings, defeated the Wildcats of Pennsylvania College of Technology, 3-2, in a game played on the Wildcats' home field in Williamsport, Pa. The Wildcats are ranked 14th in the nation.
The Mighty Oaks came from behind twice to tie the game and scored the winning goal with 10 minutes left. ESF's goals were scored by Madison Cummiskey, Heather Carl and Bryony Striffler.
The men's team defeated the Wildcats 2-1. Going into the game, the two teams were tied for ninth in the USCAA standings.
Both ESF's goals came from Kyle Bardwell, a 2012 Second-team All-American. The Mighty Oaks, playing without two starters, fought back from a 1-0 deficit to win the game.
- By Audrey Hart, SU '15
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