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Honors Student Recognized for PPIA Internship

Oct 30, 2017
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Honors Student Recognized for PPIA Internship   Chizobam Nwagwu ’18 spent an intensive seven weeks as a Public Policy and International Affairs Program fellow at the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs. The summer institute program—with its three graduate courses, networking opportunities and   site visits that showed career possibilities—cemented her goals for her future.…

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Calling All Songwriters

Oct 25, 2017

Calling all songwriters The 10th annual SU Songwriter Showcase is coming up on Dec. 1st at 8pm and we’re looking for talent! All genres are welcome. Rappers, DJ’s, Folk artists, Pop, Acoustic, Classical–you name it we want it! Just fill out this short form by Oct 27th and you’ll be in the running! For more…

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Honors Student & Remembrance Scholar Hosts this Week’s ‘Cuse Cast

Oct 23, 2017
Alex Alvarez in front of Pan Am Memorial.

Honors Student & Remembrance Scholar Hosts this Week’s ‘Cuse Cast Remembrance Scholar Alex Alvarez ’18 anchors this week’s ’Cuse Cast, with details on Remembrance Week activities.  Watch the video here!

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Crisis Text Line Benefit Festival

Oct 20, 2017
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Crisis Text Line Benefit Festival What: Crisis Text Line Benefit Festival When: Wednesday, October 25th; doors at 6pm, music at 8pm Where: Funk N Waffles Downtown, 307-313 South Clinton St, Syracuse, NY Who: Laura Stevenson headlining, Cat Clyde direct support (bios linked below) Why: All proceeds will be donated to Crisis Text Line, a 24/7 crisis hotline via text. The…

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Oct 18, 2017
2 students holding round object

FibreFree Your favorite clothes may be polluting the world’s water supply. Synthetic clothing including polyester, acrylic and nylon fabrics release millions of microfibers every time they are washed. Even though they are too small to be seen by the naked eye, microfibers have become a massive problem and two undergraduates from the College of Engineering…

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Career Connects Family History, Research Interests for Honors Alum

Oct 13, 2017
Portrait of Alexei Abrahams

Career Connects Family History, Research Interests for Honors Alum Looking back, Alexei Abrahams ’08 sees a clear line from his family history to his career as an economist studying the Israel-Palestine conflict. He grew up in Ontario and Nova Scotia, but he lived in South Africa from the time he was 9 until he was…

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Honors Student Design Efforts & Community Input Lead to New All-Gender Restroom Signage

Oct 13, 2017
Drawing of toilet and person in wheelchair. Text is below reading "All Gender Restroom. Anyone can use this restroom regardless of gender identity or expression." Includes braille.

Honors Student Design Efforts & Community Input Lead to New All-Gender Restroom Signage A collaborative campuswide effort, combined with the design prowess of a School of Architecture student, has led to the unveiling of Syracuse University’s new all-gender restroom signage. For months, the Restroom Signage Committee engaged the campus community in conversations about identifying and conceptualizing a…

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Oct 9, 2017
Artist call; all information in visual retyped in post

Be/Longing An exhibition to create a space for members of the LGBTQ+ community (residing or studying in Syracuse) to exhibit, celebrate and demonstrate our strengths; shamelessly express our fears, discomfort and weaknesses; mourn our loss, as well as boldly declare our individual identities through art and writing. Artists are encouraged to submit visual and performance…

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