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Songwriter Showcase

Oct 19, 2020
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Calling all songwriters! Student musicians are invited to apply for the 13th annual SU Songwriter Showcase.  Students are encouraged to submit an original song for consideration to be performed in a livestreamed concert on Friday,…

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Honors Footnote: Architecture & Printing

Oct 16, 2020
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Honors Footnote: Architecture & Printing An Honors Footnote Event on the theme of printing and architectural prints led by Professor Jean-François Bédard Friday, October 30, 2020 From 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Printing demonstration by…

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Trevor Pierce

In Memory of Trevor Daley Pierce ’24

Oct 14, 2020
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We are sad to learn of the tragic passing of Trevor Pierce, a freshman student in the Honors Program.  Although Trevor had only just arrived at Syracuse University as a Freshman, he had engaged with…

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SU honors students curate work for ‘Tell Your Story Walking’ journal

Oct 12, 2020
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Students in the Tell Your Story Walking course, taught by Professor Jeffrey Rodgers, curate and edit original work from honors students and alumni for a new publication. They will publish the work as a print…

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Exploring Environment through Engineering with Cameron Edwards ‘21

Oct 6, 2020
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Honors Senior, Cameron Edwards (ECS ’21), was recently interviewed by the College of Engineering and Computer Science admissions office. During the interview, Cameron talked about her decision to pursue a major in environmental engineering and…

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Alex Rouhandeh

The American Dream hides somewhere along the U.S.-Mexico border

Sep 19, 2020
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Alex Rouhandeh’s investigative journalism on the US-Mexico border was funded by the Honors Program and the SOURCE. Rouhandeh won first place in the Places category for the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication’s…

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Honors Director - Danielle Smith

‘Black Lives Matter Is a Continuum of Black Protest Over Centuries’

Sep 15, 2020
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Danielle Smith is a professor of African American studies in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Renée Crown University Honors Program. “For more than 400 years, Black people have expressed in countless…

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Students from California watch from afar as wildfires jeopardize homes

Sep 15, 2020
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Wildfires have already burned millions of acres across California, Oregon and Washington in what’s been one of the worst years for wildfires on record. Although SU students on campus are thousands of miles away from…

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Honors has development grants!

Have you ever wanted to attend a conference, professional training, or a program that would help you get ahead in your career but just couldn't swing the cost? Are you planning to study abroad and could use some extra funding to defray the costs while overseas?  Consider applying for a development grant from Honors!

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