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August
26

Monday

Classes begin

| Contact: Beth Minard, 6654

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


August
27

Tuesday

Capstone Seminar - Obste Therasme - Ph.D. Candidate

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 314 Bray Hall | "Willow Biomass as a Feedstock for Bioenergy: Evaluation of Chip Storage Piles and Life Cycle Assessment of Biofuel Conversion Pathway" | Contact: Stephanie Melnyczuk/Obste Therasme, 6536


August
29

Thursday

Fall Activities Fair

11:00 am - 2:00 pm | ESF Quad | Come join us in kicking off the start of the new academic year with the Fall Activities Fair! Learn about ESF student organizations and other campus offices! | Sponsor: Student Involvement & Leadership | Contact: Sarah Houck, x4719


September
3

Tuesday

Discover Primo - Moon Library Skill Sharpener

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 19 Moon Library | Come learn how to use the new library discovery system – Primo! Over the summer, the library moved to a new catalog and search system, and searching for books and articles looks a little different. See what’s new and how to make searching and getting materials ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Casey Koons, x6715


September
4

Wednesday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


September
9

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


September
12

Thursday

Getting Started with Citation Managers - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 19 Moon Library | Event Website | Description: Managing your research articles and citing them can be a time consuming task. There are many tools available to make this task easier, streamline the reading and citation process, and make creating bibliographies easy. Prepare to be “wowed” with ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


September
17

Tuesday

QPR Suicide Prevention Training.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 217 Bray Hall | Ask a question- save a life. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


September
18

Wednesday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


September
19

Thursday

Writing Workshop: Avoiding Plagiarizing

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | Event Website | WRC tutors will review both the foundations and nuances of referencing scholarly work. Reviewing the differences between summarizing and paraphrasing, we will address common pitfalls and mistakes. Students are encouraged to bring their questions and papers for ... Read More | Sponsor: Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke, 315-470-6756


September
23

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


September
24

Tuesday

Research Process - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 19 Moon Library | Event Website | This interactive workshop will provide guidance on how to start a research topic, find relevant sources and incorporate them into your argument, and polish your paper. Please bring an assignment description with you for discussion. This workshop is geared towards ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


October
1

Tuesday

Writing Workshop: Writing Lab Reports

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | Event Website | In this workshop, WRC tutors have designed a program to assist students with writing lab reports. The requirements and general expectations for each section of a lab report will be discussed in detail, including instruction for professional formatting and proper ... Read More | Sponsor: Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke, 315-470-6756


October
2

Wednesday

Study Abroad Fair

11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Gateway | Stop by the annual Study Abroad fair to meet with representatives from SUNY institutions and study abroad partners. Learn about short-term, summer, and semester long study abroad programs around the world! | Sponsor: Office of International Education | Contact: Kerrie Findlay, 315-470-4903

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


October
3

Thursday

Alcohol And Drug Awareness

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by to learn about New York State's new lowered BAC laws. Information about breathalyzers if you are pulled over. Try on beer goggles to experience how being under the influence impacts your ability to drive. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


October
7

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


October
8

Tuesday

Advanced Citation Managers - Moon Library Skill Sharpener Workshop

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Event Website | Description: We will go over some of the more advanced features of Mendeley & Zotero to help you organize and cite your research, going beyond basic set-up and importing papers. This session is for you if you have already downloaded and begun using either program. ... Read More | Sponsor: Moon Library | Contact: Ruth Owens, 470-4780


October
15

Tuesday

The Collaborative Process Workshop: Writing and Research for Group Projects

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | Event Website | Students will learn on a variety of strategies to successfully complete group assignments. From introductions to task assignment to proofreading, this workshop will present a diverse set of skills to address the various steps of organizing, troubleshooting, ... Read More | Sponsor: Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke, 315-470-6756

Therapy Dogs

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm | Gateway Event Center | Students are invited to come spend time with Therapy Dogs from PAWS of CNY. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


October
16

Wednesday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016

Industry Sustainability

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Nifkin (Alumni) Lounge (0 Marshall Hall) | Join us for a talk on industry sustainability over dinner with industry experts from Valmet and WestRock. Room capacity is limited. RSVP at anagarde@syr.edu. | Sponsor: Syracuse Pulp and Paper Foundation (SPPF) | Contact: Aditi Nagardeolekar, 315470-6992


October
17

Thursday

Environmental Peacebuilding in the Middle East

11:00 am - 12:20 pm | Moon 110 | Webpage | "The Dialogue Project": discussions with Palestinian, Israeli, and American alumni of the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies regarding their experiences working together addressing critical environmental challenges in the Middle East. Opportunities for ... Read More | Sponsor: Dept. of Environmental Studies | Contact: David Sonnenfeld, 315.470.6636


October
21

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


October
30

Wednesday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


November
4

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


November
13

Wednesday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


November
18

Monday

What Are You Thankful For?

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by the tabling area and fill out a sheet listing three things you are thankful for. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


November
19

Tuesday

What Are You Thankful For?

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by the tabling area and fill out a sheet listing three things you are thankful for. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


November
20

Wednesday

What Are You Thankful For?

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by the tabling area and fill out a sheet listing three things you are thankful for. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


November
21

Thursday

Great American Smokeout

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by and pick up a quit kit to help you stop smoking, vaping or chewing tobacco. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


November
22

Friday

What Are You Thankful For?

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by the tabling area and fill out a sheet listing three things you are thankful for. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


December
3

Tuesday

Writing Workshop: Citation Formatting

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | Event Website | WRC tutors will review both in-text citation formats and reference list formatting for research papers, essays, and reports. We will address the basics of citation, as well as the unique challenges (No author? No date? No problem!). Students are encouraged to ... Read More | Sponsor: Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke, 315-470-6756


December
4

Wednesday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


December
9

Monday

Diversity @ ESF 24/7/365

11:30 am - 12:15 pm | Baker 408 | Event Description: Diversity@ESF 24/7/365 is a series of facilitated gatherings for underrepresented students of all identities and their allies, serving as a stopgap until the Student Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives Office is re-staffed and relocated in ... Read More | Sponsor: Office of Inclusion Diversity & Equity | Contact: Malika Carter, 315-565-3016


January
23

Thursday

QPR Suicide Prevention Training.

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | 217 Bray Hall | Ask a question- save a life. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


February
4

Tuesday

Writing Workshop: Avoiding Plagiarizing

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | WRC tutors will review both the foundations and nuances of referencing scholarly work. Reviewing differences between summarizing and paraphrasing, we will address common pitfalls and mistakes. Students are encouraged to bring their questions and papers for review ... Read More | Sponsor: Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke, 315-470-6756


February
17

Monday

Random Acts of Kindness

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by and get a piece of candy, a compliment and a suggestion to pay some kindness forward! | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


February
18

Tuesday

The Collaborative Process Workshop: Writing and Research for Group Projects

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | Event Website | students will learn on a variety of strategies to successfully complete group assignments. From introductions to task assignment to proofreading, this workshop will present a diverse set of skills to address the various steps of organizing, troubleshooting, ... Read More | Sponsor: Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke , 315-470-6756


February
20

Thursday

Killing Us Softly- Eating Disorder Awareness

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | Viewing of the documentary " Killing Us Softly". Social Justice Crafts to be made. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


March
5

Thursday

International Woman's Day Bake Sale

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Bray Hall Rotunda | Stop by and purchase a baked good. All items are $1. Proceeds will go to help sponsor an international woman's education. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


March
6

Friday

International Woman's Day Bake Sale

10:00 am - 1:00 pm | Gateway Tabling Area | Stop by and buy a baked good. All items are $1. Proceeds will go to help sponsor an international woman's education. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


March
10

Tuesday

Therapy Dogs

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm | Gateway Event Center | Stop by and spend some time with therapy dogs from PAWS of CNY ! | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


April
13

Monday

Clothesline Project

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Nifkin Alumni Lounge | The Clothesline Project brings awareness to the issue of Sexual Assault. Students can create a t-shirt that memorializes their own abuse to further their healing process, or create a shirt to acknowledge and memorialize the abuse of a loved one, or to support ... Read More | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


April
14

Tuesday

Denim Day

Campus Wide | Denim Day is a worldwide event that began in the 1990s. An Italian court overruled a rape conviction citing that the victim had been wearing jeans and had to have been complicit in their removal. We wear denim to call an end to victim blaming. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017

Clothesline Project

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Nifkin Alumni Lounge | The Clothesline Project brings awareness to the issue of sexual assault. Students can create a t-shirt that memorializes their own abuse to further their healing process, or create a shirt to acknowledge and memorialize the abuse of a loved one, or to support ... Read More | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


April
15

Wednesday

Clothesline Project

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Nifkin Alumni Lounge | The Clothesline Project brings awareness to the issue of sexual assault. Students can create a t-shirt that memorializes their own abuse to further their healing process, or create a shirt to acknowledge and memorialize the abuse of a loved one, or to support ... Read More | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


April
16

Thursday

Clothesline Project

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Nifkin Alumni Lounge | The Clothesline Project brings awareness to the issue of sexual assault. Students can create a t-shirt that memorializes their own abuse to further their healing process, or create a shirt to acknowledge and memorialize the abuse of a loved one, or to support ... Read More | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017

Poster Making for Take Back Our College

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Nifkin Alumni Lounge | Planning on marching in the Take Back Our College Walk? Come make a poster to express yourself! | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017

Take Back Our College Walk

8:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Leaves from Nifkin Alumni Lounge | Formerly known as Take Back the Night, this event is a march through campus to show our solidarity with sexual assault survivors and to call an end to rape culture. | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017

Speak Out!

8:30 pm - 10:00 pm | Nifkin Alumni Lounge | Use your voice. Tell your story. Be heard! | Sponsor: Counseling Services | Contact: Ruth Larson, 315-565-3017


April
21

Tuesday

Writing Workshop: Citation Formatting

11:00 am - 12:00 pm | Moon 19 | Event Website | WRC tutors will review both in-text citation formats and reference list formatting for research papers, essays, and reports. We will address the basics of citation, as well as the unique challenges (No author? No date? No problem!). Students are encouraged to ... Read More | Sponsor: The Writing Resource Center | Contact: Karin Patzke , 315-470-6756


April
23

Thursday

Earth Week eventTake our Kids to Work Day

Nifkin Lounge, Quad, + | Event Website | Celebrate more than 25 years of sharing ESF careers with hands-on workshops for 8-11 yr olds with an adult who works or studies here. | Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752

If you have any suggestions for events, please contact our office at esfgrad@esf.edu.