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Team Discovers New Technique to Engineer Nanoscale Templates

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

Team Led by SU Professor Discovers New Technique to Engineer Nanoscale Templates March 25, 2010 A critical challenge in nanotechnology is developing means to routinely manipulate material structure and morphology at the nanoscale. Often, scientists use templates that render shape, form and structure to the final product. A team led by Syracuse University researcher Radhakrishna Sureshkumar, professor and chair of Read more

Syracuse Poster Project to Unveil Artist-Poet Collaborations

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

Syracuse Poster Project to Unveil SU Artist Collaborations with Poets April 8 March 24, 2010 The Syracuse Poster Project will unveil the 2010 poster series Thursday, April 8, at 6 p.m. in the atrium at City Hall Commons, 201 E. Washington St., Syracuse. The Poster Project brings together poets and Syracuse University artists to create an annual series of poetry Read more

Maxwell School Names Andersen as New Chapple Family Professor

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

Maxwell School Names Andersen as New Chapple Family Professor March 24, 2010 Dean Mitchel Wallerstein has announced that longtime faculty member Kristi Andersen will become the next Chapple Family Professor of Citizenship and Democracy in the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs in January 2011. She will succeed Robert McClure, who was appointed as the inaugural Chapple Professor in Read more

SU Library, Humanities Center to Host Sampling Symposium

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

SU Library, Humanities Center to Host Sampling Symposium in New York City March 24, 2010 Syracuse University Library and the SU Humanities Center are collaborating to host “REPLAY, the Syracuse University Symposium on Sound Sampling,” on Friday, April 9, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at SU’s Joseph I. Lubin House, 11 E. 61st St., Manhattan. The daylong, invitation-only event features a series Read more

Study Connects Social Media, Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

Whitman School Study Connects Social Media with Urban Entrepreneurial Ecosystems March 23, 2010 A new study conducted by Craig Watters, assistant professor of entrepreneurial practice in the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University, in conjunction with Wireless Grids Corp. (WGC), has identified promising social media applications of wireless grids for urban entrepreneurial ecosystems. The study concludes that social media Read more

SU Students Capturing Syracuse Pride During March Madness

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

SU Sport Management Students Capturing Syracuse Pride, Fan Reactions for CBS College Sports During March Madness March 23, 2010 When they were contacted by CBS, faculty in the Department of Sport Management in Syracuse University’s College of Human Ecology knew their students could be valuable assets to work on a special marketing campaign for CBS College Sports and LG promoting Read more

Marian Wright Edelman Speaks in University Lectures Series

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

Marian Wright Edelman Speaks on ‘A Voice for Children’ April 6 in University Lectures Series March 23, 2010 Marian Wright Edelman, founder and president of the Children’s Defense Fund, will visit the Syracuse University campus on Tuesday, April 6, as a guest of The University Lectures series. Edelman will speak on “A Voice for Children” at 7:30 p.m. in Hendricks Read more

Golden Mean Series Features ‘Design Revolution Road Show’

March 25, 2010 | Press Releases

College of Visual and Performing Arts’ Golden Mean Series Brings ‘Design Revolution Road Show’ to SU March 25 March 23, 2010 Together with the Syracuse Industrial Designers Society of America chapter, Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts’ (VPA) Department of Design welcomes Emily Pilloton, founder and executive director of Project H, and the Design Revolution Road Show to Read more

Photographer Annie Leibovitz to Conclude University Lectures

March 24, 2010 | Press Releases

Acclaimed Photographer Annie Leibovitz Will Conclude Stellar University Lectures Season on April 29 March 22, 2010 An evening with world-renowned photographer and documentarian Annie Leibovitz will culminate a spectacular 2009-10 University Lectures season at Syracuse University on Thursday, April 29. This lecture is an addition to the previously announced University Lectures schedule. Leibovitz will share selections of her work during Read more

LCS Alumnus to Share Experiences During Nunan Lecture

March 24, 2010 | Press Releases

LCS Alumnus Patrick Magari Will Share His Experiences During Annual Nunan Lecture and Research Day April 9 March 22, 2010 Patrick J. Magari ’85, G’90, Ph.D. ’92, owner and principal engineer of Creare Inc., will present this year’s Nunan Lecture in Syracuse University’s L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science. He will speak on “The Role of Small Business Read more

SU Named to President’s Community Service Honor Roll

March 24, 2010 | Press Releases

SU Named to 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction March 22, 2010 Syracuse University has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the fourth consecutive year. SU is one of only 12 institutions in New York state to receive the recognition with distinction. The honor roll, launched in 2006 by the Read more

Mayor of Detroit/SU Alumnus Bing to Speak at Whitman Day

March 24, 2010 | Press Releases

Mayor of Detroit/SU Alumnus Bing to Speak at Seventh Annual Whitman Day March 18, 2010 In honor of the school’s namesake, Martin J. Whitman ’49, the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University will host the 7th Annual Whitman Day on April 7. Dave Bing ’66 (A&S), mayor of Detroit, Basketball Hall of Fame enshrinee and former NBA All-Star, will Read more

Grant Middle School Students Explore College Life Firsthand

March 18, 2010 | Press Releases

Grant Middle School Students Explore College Life Firsthand March 17, 2010 Say Yes to Education, Syracuse University and the Prevention Network of CNY will bring 250 eighth-graders from Grant Middle School to the Syracuse University campus April 9 to learn about academic and career opportunities that await them in the years ahead. For some, this will be the first time Read more

SU Named to Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

March 18, 2010 | Press Releases

SU Named to 2009 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction March 17, 2010 Syracuse University has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the fourth consecutive year. SU is one of only 12 institutions in New York state to receive the recognition with distinction. The honor roll, launched in 2006 by the Read more

VPA to Launch Ginsburg-Klaus Art in Los Angeles Practicum

March 18, 2010 | Press Releases

College of Visual and Performing Arts to Launch Ginsburg-Klaus Art in Los Angeles Practicum Week March 4, 2010 Continuing its role as a leader of academic initiatives on Syracuse University’s Los Angeles campus, the College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) has announced the creation of the Ginsburg-Klaus Art in Los Angeles Practicum Week. The inaugural Art in LA, which Read more