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Marvin Bell Poetry Reading and Book Signing on April 2

Mar 29, 2012

Celebrated poet Marvin Bell will read from his latest work, Vertigo: The Living Dead Man Poems (Copper Canyon Press, 2011) at 7 p.m. Monday, April 2 in Syracuse University’s Hall of Languages, Room 107. The event is free and open to the public. Parking is available in SU’s paid lots. The events are presented by the Renée Crown University Honors…

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SU Debate Team has been very successful this year!

Mar 29, 2012

Recently the Syracuse Creme de la Kremlin team, consisting of David Kopel and Samm Costello, won in the Franklin and Marshall tournament in Lancaster, PA on March 10, 2012. The judging panel for finals consisted of 5 judges and all 5 voted for them. Their case was about Vladimir Putin dueling Tupac Shakur, and was written…

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Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement – a living classroom for our students!

Mar 28, 2012

Honors students in HNR 340/360 “Folk Arts, Festival and Public Display”  had a cultural history lesson while they learned to cook traditional foods with refugees from Burma, DR Congo and Somalia at the Catholic Charities Refugee Resettlement here in Syracuse. Not only did they chop, slice and dice the ingredients but after their shared meal,…

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Scholarship Reception

Mar 28, 2012

The NCSC (Nationally Competitive Scholarships Committee) held an afternoon reception for recipients, applicants and finalists for prestigious scholarships from around the University.  On hand were faculty members of the committee, students and their supportive advisors and sponsors.  The reception featured student speakers Steve Barton and Paul Worden discussing their journeys through the application process, and…

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Capstone Art Show Opening March 23, 7:00 PM

Mar 22, 2012

Meng Shui’s Capstone project “WHISPER OUT LOUD; Forbidden Topics in China” opens tomorrow night, March 23rd, at 7:00 PM in the Coyne Gallery, Comstock Art Building. The show will continue til March 30, 2012.  

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Honors Students Named Syracuse Scholars!

Mar 21, 2012

The University has just selected this year’s Syracuse Scholars — the highest academic accolade given to graduating seniors.  They will lead the student processional at Commencement.  This is a mark of tremendous accomplishment, and  nine of the twelve students named are Honors students:   Stephen Barton Bailey Fitzgerald Oriana Fuentes Christina Levin Marc Mason Tsubasa…

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Opportunity for Communications / Media Person + Civic Engagement!

Mar 18, 2012

  HopePrint is a local Syracuse organization dedicated to helping local resettled refugees find a healthy place in the Syracuse community.  They need some help with communications, media (both online, video and print) as well as some basic IT and networking help. These are offered in the form of internships.  This is a fantastic opportunity…

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Price Check Project Closing Reception, Mar. 10th, 4-6pm

Mar 6, 2012

What: Closing Reception and Video Presentation for Price Check, a Curatorial Research Project When: Saturday, March 10, 2012, Reception 4-5 PM; Presentation at 5 PM Where: Red House Arts Center (in the Cafe, Theater, and Gallery), 201 S. West St. in Syracuse, NY How much: Free, and there is parking! “Price Check” is an interactive curatorial…

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