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April 23 event: Night of Broken Glass
April 21, 2019, 2:05 pm | Source
Join Eliot Fiks, owner of the local eatery Whole in the Wall, for a family perspective on Kristallnacht, which occurred in November 1938 and was the opening act in Hitler’s campaign of antisemitism. The talk begins at 11 a.m. April 23 in T-101.

Celebrate Earth Day & Grow with Bellevue University on April 22
April 19, 2019, 6:18 pm | Source
Sow your own seeds! SUNY Broome’s Bellevue University Rep Megan Comstock will be tabling in front of the Library from 12 to 2 p.m. Monday, April 22, to Celebrate Earth Day. Stop by and plant a few vegetable seeds to take home with you. All supplies are provided for free! Come learn a little about […]

College Assembly to meet April 22
April 19, 2019, 6:12 pm | Source
College Assembly will meet at 3 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2019, in the Darwin R. Wales Center’s Gary Alan Bosket Conference Room (Wales 203B). All shared governance meetings are open to the campus community.  For more information on College Assembly and Shared Governance, including meeting minutes and agendas, please visit: http://www2.sunybroome.edu/shared-governance/ The agenda for Monday’s meeting […]

Spring Fling 2019 to be held May 9
April 19, 2019, 6:07 pm | Source
Spring Fling 2019 will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Student Center Quad, with a rain location in the Baldwin Gym. The event will include include tabling by campus clubs, an ice cream bar, Zorb Ball, a rock climbing wall, chair massage and more!

Apply for the Diversity Honors Scholarship by April 26
April 19, 2019, 2:09 pm | Source
The Financial Aid Office has applications available for the SUNY Empire State Diversity Honors Scholarship. Student eligibility requirements are as follows: Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien and must be a New York State resident. Must be a member of an under-represented minority group, including but not limited to: a physical or […]

SUNY Broome Theater to present ‘King Stag’ on April 30, May 1 and 3
April 19, 2019, 5:52 am | Source
SUNY Broome Theater’s spring production will be The King Stag, written by Italian playwright Count Carlo Gozzi in 1762. The classic commedia dell’arte play has been translated, adapted and performed for almost three centuries. Director and Associate Professor Katherine Bacon will be featured in a small role in the production. “It is great fun to rehearse […]

Family fun: 39th annual Children’s Fair on May 4
April 18, 2019, 4:52 pm | Source
Join SUNY Broome’s Department of Teacher Education and Early Childhood Education, the Broome Educators of Children Association student club and the Literacy Legacy project on Saturday, May 4, for the 39th annual Children’s Fair. The family-friendly event runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the SUNY Broome Student Center. Admission is free, although donations […]

Aiming high: Maria investigates her future in criminal justice
April 18, 2019, 4:18 pm | Source
When Maria Hernandez imagines her future, she sees the crimes she will solve and the nation she will safeguard as a member of the FBI.  “I like to set high standards for myself and the FBI is the Harvard of police,” explained the Brooklyn native, who will graduate from SUNY Broome this may with a […]

Depression Screening Day on April 24
April 18, 2019, 2:23 pm | Source
Join Counseling Services for a free depression screening from 9:30 a.m. to noon April 24 in the Baldwin Gym. This time of the semester can be rather stressful and you may not be feeling yourself. Counseling Services can screen you and set you up with some support to get you through the rest of the […]

April 25 Common Hour: Populism and Donald Trump
April 18, 2019, 2:23 pm | Source
Join SUNY Distinguished Service Professor Doug Garnar at 11 a.m. April 25 in T-102 for a town hall conversation focusing on the current state of American democracy.

Depression Screening Day on April 25
April 18, 2019, 1:57 pm | Source
Join Counseling Services for a free depression screening from 1:30 to 4 p.m. April 25 in the Student Village classroom. You may be struggling this time of the semester. Get the resources you need to help you succeed the rest of the semester.

Get career-ready and win an iPad!
April 18, 2019, 4:16 am | Source
The Applied Learning & Career Center is giving away an iPad with their 2019 Career Prep Series! Join us at the MLK Jr. Career Fair on Thursday, April 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the SUNY Broome Ice Center. All SUNY Broome students in attendance will be entered to win. Visit the ALCC […]

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