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
Woodsmen's Team Competes at Finger Lakes Fall Festival
Menís A, womenís and Jack and Jill teams place second
The ESF Woodsmen's Team participated in the 13th Annual FLCC Fall Festival Oct. 3 at Cumming Nature Center in Naples, N.Y., winning several events during the course of the day.
The festival featured 21 teams.
The Mighty Oaks men's A team placed second with 1291 points, behind Paul Smith's College with 1383 points. The ESF men won the firebuild, log roll and pulp toss. The ESF men's B team placed eighth with 1015.6 points, behind FLCC with 1016 points.
The ESF women's team placed second with 1351.7 points, behind Paul Smith's College with 1385 points. The Mighty Oaks women won the log toss, single buck, pulp toss, horizontal chop and quarter split events.
The Mighty Oaks Jack-and-Jill team placed second with 1111.6 points and won the axe throw and crosscut events.
The ESF Woodsme'sn team will compete Oct. 16 at Paul Smith's College.Office of Communications
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