6 p.m. Police reported they were out with a suspect at the library. The award, which comes with a $500 cash prize, was created by the Office of the Provost to recognize outstanding lecturers as well as to encourage excellence in teaching. Shooting Star Thanksgiving. Per the college website: "University Police have lifted the shelter in place. She was a retired employee of Amphenol Corp.…, MARYLAND - Eleanor P. Hamill, 90, died early Saturday morning, Nov. 21, 2020, at home. University police are working with Oneonta Police, Otsego County Law Enforcement officials, the FBI, State Police and the NYPD to investigate this incident. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph. ONEONTA, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — SUNY Oneonta laid out its plans for the upcoming spring semester, and not everyone will be back on campus. News Tips: (607) 729-9575 or news@wbng.com. The school deemed the threat credible, and at 5:30 p.m., put a “shelter-in-place” directive out to the faculty, staff and students. SUNY Oneonta Campus Police Chief Jennifer Fila said the shooting threat was the result of a student’s phone being hacked. On Sunday, December 6, at around 1:30 a.m., an email was sent to every enrolled student at SUNY Oneonta announcing a potential shooter threat for Monday, December 7, found on the social media app, YikYak.. YikYak allows students to anonymously post messages while in the vicinity of a school. School leaders say they intend to … Ravensbeard Wildlife Center in Saugerties released "Rockefeller" just hours before sunset Tuesday in a wooded area on the edge of the Catskills, so the bird could find a safe cover by nightfall. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph. UPDATE: (WSYR-TV) – SUNY Oneonta says that a threat of violence on the campus was the result of a cyber-crime and posed no actual danger. 5:47 p.m. Police were converging on the SUNY Onenonta campus shortly after 5:30 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a possible shooting threat. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. SUNY Oneonta Campus Police Chief Jennifer Fila said the shooting threat was the result of a student’s phone being hacked. All content © 2000 - 2020, WBNG Television, Inc. All rights reserved. After initial investigation, the school issued a shelter in place to keep students safe. ONEONTA, N.Y. – SUNY Oneonta has lifted the shelter in place advisory, and university police say there is no immediate danger to the campus.. Jennifer Fila, the chief of University Police at SUNY Oneonta says the threat was reported by a mental health crisis hotline in New York City around 4:38 p.m. the shelter in place advisory, and university police say there is no immediate danger to the campus. There is no immediate danger to the campus. 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The student was located on campus, and subsequent investigation revealed that she had reported to Oneonta Police that her phone had been hacked. Officials called it a cyber threat that originated out of New York City. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com) ONEONTA – The threat of gun violence on the SUNY Oneonta campus this afternoon was made over a student’s phone that had been hacked, according to University Police. SUNY Oneonta had already suspended a handful of students in late August for organizing parties. It was lifted shortly after police determined there was no immediate danger to the campus. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission. University Police have lifted the shelter in place. The handgun was taken as evidence and police say they believe it was the weapon used in the drive-by shooting. The message on the SUNY Oneonta website reads: 12 News is continuing to gather more information on this developing story.