Archive for September 2017

Search Underway for Director of Renée Crown University Honors Program

September 26, 2017 | Press Releases

The College of Arts and Sciences has opened a national search for the next director of the Renée Crown University Honors Program. The college is actively seeking expressions of interest and nominations for this position. An all-University program administered by the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S), the Honors Program provides intellectual challenge and curricular enrichment through seminars, courses (including Read more

Billboard Magazine Lists Bandier Program among Best Music Business Schools

September 20, 2017 | Press Releases

The Newhouse School’s Bandier Program has been named to Billboard magazine’s list of 15 Best Music Business Schools In 2017. The Bandier Program combines the study of the business of music, media, marketing and entrepreneurship with hands-on experiences to prepare students for a successful career in the music industry. Established at Syracuse University in 2006, the program recently moved to Read more

Alumni Engagement, Increased Donor Support Propel Syracuse Past FY17 Fundraising Goals

September 12, 2017 | Press Releases

Private gifts to Syracuse University in fiscal year 2017 showed a dramatic 25 percent increase over fiscal year 2016 and helped the University exceed its ambitious $125 million fundraising goal. The gifts raised this year include $125.7 million in gifts, pledges and gifts-in-kind, highlighted by the University’s spring and fiscal year-end campaign, known as Make Your Mark, which resulted in Read more

Alumni Dan and Kathy Mezzalingua Support University, Student Scholars through $5.25 Million Gift

September 5, 2017 | Press Releases

University Trustee Dan Mezzalingua ’60 and his wife, Kathy G’62, are generously supporting future generations of high-achieving students at Syracuse University through a $5.25 million gift for undergraduate financial aid. Their support is directed to Opportunity Syracuse, a $40 million fundraising effort for new student scholarships. Opportunity Syracuse is part of Invest Syracuse: Advancing Academic Excellence and Student Experience, a Read more