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iSchool to Host Second Annual “Girls are I.T.” Event in March

February 25, 2011 | Press Releases

iSchool to Host Second Annual “Girls are I.T.” Event in March February 22, 2011 Syracuse University’s School of Information Studies (iSchool), in conjunction with the Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways and Say Yes to Education Syracuse, will host a number of middle school-aged girls from the Central New York area on Saturday, March 5, for the second annual “Girls are Read more

Connective Corridor Launches Façade Improvement Program

February 24, 2011 | Press Releases

Connective Corridor Launches Façade Improvement Program February 18, 2011 The Connective Corridor is launching a Façade Improvement Program (FIP) to provide funding assistance to improve the physical and aesthetic conditions of properties along the Corridor. The reimbursable program will enhance the urban experience of living, working and enjoying the cultural and social opportunities available in the University Hill area and Read more

Long Island Architect Fred Stelle ‘70 to Lecture Feb. 22

February 24, 2011 | Press Releases

Long Island Architect Fred Stelle ‘70 to Lecture Feb. 22 at Syracuse Architecture   February 18, 2011 Fred Stelle, founding principal of Stelle Architects, Bridgehampton, Long Island, will speak at the Syracuse University School of Architecture on Tuesday, Feb. 22, at 5 p.m. in Slocum Hall Auditorium. His lecture, “Interventions,” is supported in part by the Joseph D. Patton III Read more

The HUB Spring Speaker Series Kicks Off Feb. 21 with Cynthia Doe

February 24, 2011 | Press Releases

The HUB Spring Speaker Series Kicks Off Feb. 21 with Cynthia Doe   February 17, 2011 Cynthia Doe, principal with Ernst & Young’s Information Technology Risk and Assurance Practice , will kick off The HUB 2011 Spring Speaker Series on Monday, Feb. 21. Her presentation, “Corporate Social Responsibility: Using Our People Skills to Make a Difference in a Changing World,” Read more

President of the 4A’s to Visit Newhouse School March 2

February 24, 2011 | Press Releases

President of the 4A’s to Visit Newhouse School March 2 February 17, 2011 Nancy Hill, president-CEO of the 4A’s (American Association of Advertising Agencies), will visit Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications on Wednesday, March 2, as part of the Eric Mower Advertising Forum. She will give a public address, “The Communications Industry: Reflecting and Creating Culture,” at Read more

SEP Announces 2011 Fetner Visiting Sustainability Leader

February 17, 2011 | Press Releases

Sustainable Enterprise Partnership Announces 2011 Fetner Visiting Sustainability Leader February 16, 2011 The Sustainable Enterprise Partnership (SEP) announces that Magali Delmas, professor of management at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and UCLA Anderson School of Management, will be the SEP’s 2011 Fetner Visiting Sustainability Leader. As one of the nation’s leading academics on sustainability, Delmas focuses her research on Read more

Exhibition from the Breuer Archives at Syracuse Architecture

February 17, 2011 | Press Releases

Exhibition from the Breuer Archives at Syracuse Architecture February 16, 2011 The exhibition “Marcel Breuer and Postwar America” opened on Feb. 15 in the Slocum Gallery at the Syracuse University School of Architecture. The show was curated by Syracuse architecture students as part of a seminar on the Bauhaus architect taught by visiting professor Barry Bergdoll, the Philip Johnson Chief Read more

Former iSchool Dean’s Spirit Lives On with $1.7 Million Pledged

February 17, 2011 | Press Releases

Former iSchool Dean’s Spirit Lives On with $1.7 Million Pledged February 15, 2011 The School of Information Studies (iSchool) has announced that monies pledged over the past three years for the Raymond F. von Dran Fund have now been dedicated to the Student Startup Accelerator. The late Raymond F. von Dran, dean of the iSchool from 1995-2007, exuded vibrancy, humor Read more

Rosenthal Named Maxwell Advisory Board Professor

February 15, 2011 | Press Releases

Maxwell School’s Rosenthal Named Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics February 15, 2011 The Maxwell School’s interim dean, Michael Wasylenko, announces that Stuart S. Rosenthal, who currently holds the title of Melvin A. Eggers Economics Faculty Scholar, has been named the new Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics. Rosenthal has been a faculty member at Syracuse since 1999. His fields Read more

Investigative Journalism Will Be Explored During University Lectures

February 15, 2011 | Press Releases

Investigative Journalism Will Be Explored During March 1 University Lectures Presentation by ‘Fast Food Nation’ Author Eric Schlosser February 15, 2011 Investigative journalist Eric Schlosser will kick off the spring 2011 University Lectures series on Tuesday, March 1. Schlosser’s presentation will begin at 4 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel. The lecture, co-sponsored by the College of Human Ecology, is free and Read more

SU, JPMorgan Chase Collaborate on New Program for Veterans

February 15, 2011 | Press Releases

SU, JPMorgan Chase Collaborate on New, Free Certificate Program for Veterans February 15, 2011 Today, JPMorgan Chase and Co. announced a new Technology Education Certificate program for veterans, furthering the collaboration between JPMC and Syracuse University. The program will draw on SU and JPMorgan’s very successful Global Enterprise Technology (GET) program and the many successful SU initiatives that support veterans, Read more

Students Take Control of Innovation, Entrepreneurship

February 14, 2011 | Press Releases

Students Take Control of Innovation, Entrepreneurship at Emerging Talk 2011   February 14, 2011 There is no shortage of creative students with innovative, entrepreneurial ideas. Whether you’re in the Panasci Lounge at the Schine Student Center, or waiting in line at Starbucks, you can hear students talking about the “What ifs” and realizing that “I can find a better way Read more

Entrepreneurial Faculty Come Together to Spread Innovation

February 14, 2011 | Press Releases

Entrepreneurial Faculty Come Together to Network, Spread Innovation February 14, 2011 There is a growing entrepreneurial ecosystem at Syracuse University. Faculty from every school and college at SU have been engaged in research, teaching, commercialization and community engagement in entrepreneurship. There’s no better time to bring together some of the most engaged faculty to discuss entrepreneurship courses, programs, ventures and Read more

Former Northwestern Dean Named Watson Visiting Collaborator

February 11, 2011 | Press Releases

Former Northwestern Dean Named Watson Visiting Collaborator at SU February 10, 2011 David Zarefsky, an expert in rhetorical history and criticism, is the next Jeanette K. Watson Visiting Collaborator in the Syracuse University Humanities Center, in conjunction with the Mellon CNY Humanities Corridor. As part of his appointment, the former dean of Northwestern University’s School of Communication will deliver two Read more

Lambert Headlines ‘Perpetual Peace’ Lecture at Haverford

February 11, 2011 | Press Releases

Lambert Headlines ‘Perpetual Peace’ Lecture at Haverford College   February 9, 2011 The Perpetual Peace Project—a joint initiative with The Syracuse University Humanities Center, the Slought Foundation, the European Union National Institutes of Culture, the International Peace Institute and United Nations University—continues its yearlong slate of activities with a lecture at Haverford College, near Philadelphia. The lecture is Thursday, Feb. Read more