Chief Inclusion Office Message: Guilty Verdict in the Derek Chauvin Trial

Black Lives Matter. You matter. The anguish of the last year can not be overstated.  Through exhaustion and anticipation we’ve received the guilty verdicts in the Derek Chauvin trial for the murder of George Floyd.  While the verdicts are a step towards overall accountability, we know this trial brought many emotions to the surface. The … Continue reading Chief Inclusion Office Message: Guilty Verdict in the Derek Chauvin Trial

Associated Colleges of St. Lawrence Valley Joint Statement on the Conviction of Derek Chauvin for the Murder of George Floyd

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted of the murder of George Floyd by a jury in Minnesota. Among the members of the Associated Colleges, we have witnessed our friends, colleagues and students experience, once again, throughout this trial not only the trauma of George Floyd’s murder, but also the murder and mistreatment … Continue reading Associated Colleges of St. Lawrence Valley Joint Statement on the Conviction of Derek Chauvin for the Murder of George Floyd

Graduate Workshop: Scholarly Publishing

The University Libraries will continue our Spring 2021 Graduate Workshop series with: Scholarly Publishing Tuesday April 20th @ 5pm via Zoom This workshop will offer an introduction to scholarly publishing for graduate students or early-career academics. Come learn more about the typical process of submitting, revising, and publishing a scholarly journal article, some tips on … Continue reading Graduate Workshop: Scholarly Publishing

Message from President Collins: Every Day Responsibility for Making the World a Better Place

President Collins sent this message to the University Community on 4/18 University Community,  This past Thursday, the defense for Derek Chauvin rested in the George Floyd murder trial in Minnesota and closing arguments begin this week. For so many, this has been hard and re-traumatizing.   As we face this moment, please keep the needs of … Continue reading Message from President Collins: Every Day Responsibility for Making the World a Better Place

Graduate Workshop: Presentation Skills

The University Libraries will continue our Spring 2021 Graduate Workshop series with: Presentation Skills Tuesday April 13th @ 5pm via Zoom This workshop will contain general information about giving a presentation in a professional environment.  Do you have a conference presentation coming up? Giving a presentation as part of a job interview? This workshop will … Continue reading Graduate Workshop: Presentation Skills

Tuesday, 3/30 at 4pm – Join A Conversation on “What are Your Rights When Approached by Law Enforcement”

On Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 4pm we are pleased to host a “A Conversation on What are Your Rights When Approached by Law Enforcement.” Please join a conversation with Attorney Rosemary Phillips JD about  your rights when approached by law enforcement.  Ms. Philips has spent most of her 30+ year legal career in St. … Continue reading Tuesday, 3/30 at 4pm – Join A Conversation on “What are Your Rights When Approached by Law Enforcement”

Graduate Workshop: Apps to Organize your Research Life

The University Libraries will continue our Spring 2021 Graduate Workshop series with: Apps to Organize your Research Life Tuesday March 23rd @ 5pm via Zoom This workshop will explore a variety of apps that you can use to help you organize your research and data. Are you using your mobile devices to their fullest extent … Continue reading Graduate Workshop: Apps to Organize your Research Life

COVID-19 Read: Vaccine Eligibility Extends to Adult New Yorkers of Any Age with Certain Health Conditions starting 2/15/2021

University Community, Beginning on February 15, 2021 additional persons with comorbidities and underlying medical conditions will become eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination in New York State.  Many faculty, staff and students may qualify with the additional criteria for eligibility. In person instructors, individuals over the age of 65 and people employed/volunteering/interning in a range of … Continue reading COVID-19 Read: Vaccine Eligibility Extends to Adult New Yorkers of Any Age with Certain Health Conditions starting 2/15/2021

Lunar New Year

The Lunar New Year is today, February 12. To learn more about this holiday watch this video. If you have an international holiday or cultural event you would like the International Center to post about, please fill out this form.

E-Time Card Management – Sick Time

In early April 2020, as part of the 2021 NY State Budget, the New York State Paid Sick Leave policy passed. The policy required employers with 100 or more employees to offer 56 hours of paid sick time per year, depending on actual hours worked for all positions. Sick time began accruing on September 30, … Continue reading E-Time Card Management – Sick Time