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Syracuse University Dedicates Link+ Interdisciplinary Wing

April 29, 2008 | Press Releases

Syracuse University Dedicates Link+ Interdisciplinary Wing Friday, April 25, 2008 In a new space within Syracuse University’s Link Hall, scholars, researchers and students from a wide range of disciplines will now come together to collaborate on a broad spectrum of education and research, from ensuring water quality to creating personal environments that will allow individuals to create their own comfort Read more

Thirty-five Students Chosen as 2008-09 Remembrance Scholars

April 29, 2008 | Press Releases

Thirty-five Students Chosen as Syracuse University’s 2008-09 Remembrance Scholars Monday, April 28, 2008 Syracuse University’s Remembrance Scholar Committee has chosen the 35 students who will be the 2008-09 Remembrance Scholars. The scholarships, among the most prestigious awarded by the University, were founded as a tribute to and a means of remembrance for the 270 people who were killed in the Read more

Imagining America Announces Grant Recipients

April 29, 2008 | Press Releases

Imagining America Announces Grant Recipients Tuesday, April 15, 2008 Imagining America: Artists and Scholars in Public Life (IA), the national Syracuse University-based consortium of more than 80 colleges and universities committed to public scholarship in the arts, humanities and design, has announced new local grant recipients. These grants will support new courses emphasizing public scholarship and practice; benefit some component Read more

SU Establishes David B. Falk Center for Sport Management

April 24, 2008 | Press Releases

Syracuse University Establishes David B. Falk Center for Sport Management Will Better Prepare Graduates to Enter Sports Industry and Student-Athletes to Manage Realities of Professional Sports Wednesday, April 23, 2008 Syracuse University today announced it has received a $5 million gift from renowned sports agent David B. Falk ’72 and his wife, Rhonda S. Falk ’74, establishing the David B. Read more

KeyBank and SU Elevate Sports Marketing Education

April 24, 2008 | Press Releases

KeyBank and Syracuse University Elevate Sports Marketing Education to New Levels During Second Year of 44 Rewards Partnership April 22, 2008 With the last day of classes less than a week away, the final grade for 15 students majoring in sport management at Syracuse University’s College of Human Ecology hinges significantly on what happens this week. Three student teams will Read more

SU Library and Library Associates Celebrate Lemke Room Opening

April 22, 2008 | Press Releases

Syracuse University Library and Library Associates Celebrate Opening of Antje Bultmann Lemke Seminar Room Monday, April 21, 2008 On Friday, May 2, at 10 a.m., Syracuse University Vice Chancellor and Provost Eric F. Spina will preside over a ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of the Antje Bultmann Lemke Seminar Room in the Special Collections Research Center on the sixth Read more

Facilitated Communication Institute Awarded Grant

April 21, 2008 | Press Releases

School of Education’s Facilitated Communication Institute awarded $500,000 Hussman Grant Wednesday, April 16, 2008 Syracuse University School of Education Dean Douglas Biklen has announced that the Facilitated Communication Institute (FCI), part of the School of Education, has been awarded a two-year, $500,000 grant from the Maryland-based John P. Hussman Foundation to pursue research, training and documentary projects relating to facilitated Read more

Chew, Wright Named Inaugural Newhouse Endowed Chairs

April 17, 2008 | Press Releases

Chew, Wright Named Inaugural Newhouse Endowed Chairs of Public Communications Monday, April 7, 2008 Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications has announced the appointment of two faculty members as endowed chairs. Fiona Chew, professor of television, radio and film, and Jay Wright, professor of communications law, have been named inaugural Newhouse Endowed Chairs of Public Communications. As part Read more

SU Launches New Merit-Based Scholarship for Upperclass Students

April 17, 2008 | Press Releases

SU Launches New Merit-Based Scholarship for Upperclass Students Tuesday, April 8, 2008 Syracuse University juniors and seniors who exemplify SU’s vision of Scholarship in Action will be eligible for a new merit scholarship jointly established by the University and the Syracuse University Student Association. SU’s vision of Scholarship in Action encourages students and faculty to excel academically while learning, discovering Read more