Archive for December 2007

Syracuse University Selects Site for New Technology Center

December 19, 2007 | Press Releases

Building on its $30-million investment in a partnership with Syracuse University, JPMorgan Chase today announced the site for a new 200 thousand square-foot technology center it will build in upstate New York. The JPMorgan Chase Technology Center will be built on the western end of the Syracuse University campus, across from the Carrier Dome stadium. “Syracuse University has been an Read more

Gift from Alumnus William ‘Ted’ Frantz ’80 Will Help Engineering Students Take Flight

December 19, 2007 | Press Releases

Beginning in the Fall 2008 semester, aerospace engineering students in the L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science (LCS) will be able to incorporate flight simulation experience into their studies. A $602,000 gift to the college’s Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from LCS aerospace engineering alumnus William “Ted” Frantz ’80 of Bellevue, Wash., will allow the department to Read more

S.I. Newhouse Foundation commits $10 million matching grant challenge to Newhouse School

December 19, 2007 | Press Releases

The Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation Inc. has made a commitment of a $10 million matching challenge to the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University. The commitment will establish the Newhouse Dean’s Leadership Fund, which will provide Newhouse Dean David Rubin’s successor discretionary funds to pursue his or her vision for the school. The foundation’s commitment is to Read more