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Andrew Schlottman of Stormville Presents Project at Student Research and Creative Activity Day

ONEONTA, NY (05/17/2017)– Andrew Schlottman, a junior from Stormville, NY, presented a project at SUNY Oneonta’s annual Student Research and Creative Activity Day on April 12.

Schlottman developed an original project titled “Characterization of the Magnus and Drag Forces on a Spinning Projectile” under the guidance of Paul French and Jane Simpson of the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

Created to recognize and promote undergraduate scholarship and creative activity, Student Research & Creative Activity Day has become the premier on-campus event for scholarly student exhibition. A total of 139 students, supported by faculty sponsors from a variety of academic disciplines, displayed poster presentations in the college’s Hunt College Union during the daylong showcase.

A liberal arts institution with a strong focus on undergraduate research and service learning, SUNY Oneonta consistently gains recognition for delivering excellence and value. The college has been named to Kiplinger’s list of “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” for 10 years running and sits at No. 12 on the 2017 U.S. News and World Report list of the best public institutions in the region. SUNY Oneonta enrolls 6,000 students in its 60 undergraduate and 14 graduate programs.