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Apply Now to Present at Scholars Day 2023
The 39th Annual Scholars Day is Wednesday, April 12, 2023 from 9 am - 5 pm. The portal for presentation abstracts is now open through the March 24, 2023. Please encourage your students to present at Scholar’s Day.
Hartwell Counseling Clinic now Open for Students
The Hartwell Clinic opened on February 13 for walk-ins in Hartwell Hall (first floor, Room 3A). Students can talk, confidentially, with a supervised counselor-in-training from the Department of Counselor Education on Monday through Thursday from 4:30-9:30 pm.
Shooting for the Stars
Aspiring student photographer receives invitation to shoot the national soccer championship in Orlando.
Not Only Funding, But a Family
The first 29 Fannie Barrier Williams Scholars are realizing their full potential through support they’ve found in the program and in one another.
From Book to Future Blockbuster
An Oscar-winning director‘s upcoming film – produced by Brad Pitt and starring Robert Pattinson – shares a unique connection with SUNY Brockport.
Graduate Student Edits Journal Issue Dedicated to Brockport Feminist Theory Student Manifestos
Joseph Golden, graduate student in the Department of History, is co-editor and writer for The Journal of Engaged Research. Issue 4 of the journal is dedicated to “feminisms” publishing manifestos from spring 2022 Feminist Theory student scholars.
Student Loan Forgiveness: An Economic Analysis
Economics professor Cameron Harwick sits down with an explainer on the recent student loan forgiveness program.
Education Faculty Collaborate on Newly Published Book
Dr. Kathleen Olmstead (Associate Professor of Literacy) collaborated with Dr. Serena Troiani (an elementary teacher in Port Washington, New York) to edit the text “Many Books, Many Stories: Using Children’s and Young Adult Literature to Open Classroom Conversations” — which features chapters authored by members of the SUNY Brockport community.
Dreams & Games: Exploring Memory Retention Through Dreams Associated with Video Gameplay
Dr. Papia Bawa (Department of Education and Human Development) published an article in the Journal of Research Initiatives. The article describes a study that examined the possible impact of video game activity on cognition and long-term memorization through recall and visualization in dreams.
History Professor Publishes Article on the Anti-Apartheid Movement at SUNY Brockport
Angela Thompsell’s article “A credible undertaking”: apathy and anti-apartheid activism at SUNY Brockport” was recently published by The Journal of South African and American Studies (March 2023).
The Effects of the Pandemic on Parental Sleep & Family Functioning
Assistant Professor of Psychology Jack Peltz recently authored a study with colleagues from the University of Rochester on the impact of pandemic-related stressors on parental sleep, parenting, and children’s behavioral problems.