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Archive for February 2013

International Concert Organist Gail Archer to Perform March 5

February 25, 2013 | Press Releases

Program will celebrate international women composers International concert organist Gail Archer will present the concert “The Muse’s Voice: A Celebration of International Women Composers” on Tuesday, March 5, at 8 p.m. on the historic Holtkamp organ in the Rose and Jules R. Setnor Auditorium, Crouse College. The concert is free and open to the public. The program will include works Read more

Syracuse Stage Blue Star Theatres Program Offers Discount and Complimentary Tickets to Active U.S. Military, Families, Veterans

February 25, 2013 | Press Releases

Syracuse Stage is offering discount and complimentary tickets to U.S. military personnel, U.S. military veterans and their immediate family members to select performances for remaining shows in the current season. This effort is supported by a grant from the Central New York Community Foundation. Complimentary tickets are available to military families for the matinee performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Read more

1L Moot Court Competition Goes Beyond Classroom Learning

February 21, 2013 | Press Releases

As one of only a few law schools offering a first-year moot court competition, Syracuse University College of Law continues to prepare its students for courtroom careers and client advocacy. This year welcomed a record number of participants to the preliminary rounds of the Hancock Estabrook First-Year Moot Court Competition. Beginning with 78 students, and continuing with 56 rounds of Read more

$1 Million Gift to School of Education Recognizes Work of Professor Corinne Smith

February 21, 2013 | Press Releases

The School of Education has received a gift of $1 million to be used over the next five years to support students who study abroad and to further develop signature global education programs. The Himan Brown Charitable Trust of New York City presented the gift in honor of Professor Corinne Smith, in recognition of her 35 years of service to Read more

Ocean Rower Roz Savage to Kick Off Spring 2013 University Lectures Series

February 18, 2013 | Press Releases

Ocean rower, adventurer and environmental ambassador Roz Savage is one of four distinguished guests who will share their diverse global experiences and perspectives with the Syracuse University and Central New York communities as part of the Spring 2013 University Lectures season. Savage will speak on Wednesday, Feb. 27. Additionally this season, dates have been changed for Next Generation Nepal founder Read more

February and March 2013 Programming for UVP Everson Site Announced

February 11, 2013 | Press Releases

Urban Video Project and Light Work have announced the exhibition of the video piece “in Court (Basketball)” by Yvonne Buchanan at UVP Everson from Feb. 14-March 31. This exhibition is presented in collaboration with the Everson Museum of Art, which will feature Buchanan’s video and sound installation “Strange Tongue” through March 31 inside the Everson’s galleries. In her video work, Read more

Local High School Students to Participate in Syracuse Stage Arts Emerging Education Program

February 11, 2013 | Press Releases

High school students from Fayetteville-Manlius High School, Fowler High School, Nottingham High School and the Institute of Technology will participate this winter and spring in the Arts Emerging education program at Syracuse Stage, an annual in-depth art project that relates to a current Syracuse Stage production. This year’s project, made possible by support from Time Warner Cable’s Connect a Million Read more

Career Services Office Launches @WorkingOrange Twitter Account

February 7, 2013 | Press Releases

Syracuse University alumni have some of the greatest jobs around, and a new Twitter account launched by Syracuse University Career Services aims to showcase the neat career paths that SU graduates follow after their time on the Hill. The Twitter account @WorkingOrange launched on Jan. 14 and has grown to more than 1,000 followers. The account features guest alumni tweeters Read more

Community-Campus Musical Performance and Dialogue Will Address Issues of Syracuse Seniors

February 6, 2013 | Press Releases

The D.R.E.A.M. Freedom Revival (DFR), a Syracuse-based grassroots theater company that uses music and theater to spark conversations about freedom and democracy, will perform with senior citizens on Saturday, Feb. 16, at 3 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church (819 Madison Ave.). The performance, “Snow on the Rooftop, Fire in the Furnace,” highlights the vitality, contributions, rights and dignity of older Read more

JWT’s Adrian Barrow is Second Speaker in Mower Advertising Forum Feb. 7

February 4, 2013 | Press Releases

Adrian Barrow, head of planning for JWT, will visit the Newhouse School on Thursday, Feb. 7, as a guest of the Eric Mower Advertising Forum. He will speak on “Putting Art Back into Advertising” at 6:30 p.m. in the Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium in Newhouse 3. Follow on Twitter at #MowerForum. Barrow has more than 20 years of experience in advertising Read more