Student Involvement Fair

The Student Involvement Fair is here! This is an annual events where all of the Organizations on Campus host informational tables in the Marano Campus Center. This is a great opportunity to check out the different clubs and organizations on campus. You can meet the officers from the clubs, and learn … Read more

American University Phrases!

Instead of doing an American Slang Phrase this week, in honor of SUNY Oswego University classes starting – here are American University Phrases! College terminology can be difficult for International students to learn or understand – as it is not typically in every day conversation! Here … Read more

Fall University Classes begin!

Today is a big day at SUNY Oswego!  Fall University classes begin today, in which some of our EC students who took English for Academic Purposes are beginning University classes for the first time! We have some students taking all University classes, and some students taking a few University classes … Read more

What is there to do this weekend?

Campus is becoming much more busy with all of the students coming back for the Fall semester! That means there are a lot more activities to do on campus! This weekend all the students return, so we hope our students learning English for Academic Purposes attend some of these events to meet new peopl … Read more

The Great New York State Fair!

The Great New York State Fair is here!   Thursday, August 25 – Monday, September 5 The New York State Fair is an annual event in Syracuse, NY that is filled with fun! The State Fair features a ton of entertainment including: – Free live music – Shows – Rides – Comp … Read more

American Slang Phrase!

As always, we have a new American Slang Phrase for our students learning English for Academic Purposes to practice and use! This weeks American Slang Phrase is… “to let someone off the hook”   Phrase: “to let someone off the hook” Meaning: To excuse someone from re … Read more

Weekly Activity Calendar!

Only one more week until Fall University classes begin! That means there is a lot more going on around campus! This week’s activity calendar features events happening on and off campus! A group of International students attending the University will be arriving this week – and our EC stu … Read more

Weekend Activities

This weekend there are plenty of events happening on and off campus! It is supposed to be a nice weekend in Oswego, so get outside and enjoy it!   Friday, August 19 Art Exhibit: “86,400 Grains of Grace” Where: Oswego State Downtown, 186 W. First St., Oswego When: 12:00pm-5:00pm What … Read more

Oswego Dragon Boat Festival!

The Oswego Dragon Boat Festival is an annual event in Oswego!  It is sponsored by the YMCA and takes place in Breitbeck Park overlooking the Inner Harbor.   What is Dragon Boat Racing? – An international sport that involves competition between specially-designed ‘dragon boats’ … Read more

Weekly Activity Calendar

Instead of just having a monthly activity calendar, we are now going to post a weekly activity calendar! This is a great way for students learning English for Academic Purposes to see what is going on in the community, and take part in some of these activities! As always, we post most of these event … Read more