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Paris Noir's 'jazz moment'

Dec 19, 2011
Popular study-abroad program enters second decade

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It's a Queer World

Dec 15, 2011
Chancellor's Leadership Project unites LGBT scholars, activists, and artists from around the world

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Federal grant enables new focus for Speech-Language Graduate Program

Dec 6, 2011
New track in master's program to focus on high-needs preschoolers

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Ancient rocks provide clues for oxygen appearance in Earth's atmosphere

Dec 1, 2011
Research to be published in Science Magazine

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Bruce Smith named a 2011 National Book Award finalist

Nov 21, 2011
SU poet recognized for "Devotions" collection

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Chew gum; lose weight

Nov 21, 2011
Scientist uses vitamin B12 to orally deliver appetite-suppressing hormone

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Forensics graduate student teaches seminar in Guatemala law school

Nov 18, 2011
Anita Zannin is an expert in the area of bloodstain pattern analysis and enrolled in the Forensic Science Professional Master's Program

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"Seymourofus Cross-Generational Conversation" at La Casita Cultural Center Nov. 17

Nov 16, 2011
Discussion topics include cultural memory, spaces of belonging, active participation

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Fall 2011 Raymond Carver Reading Series final installments include memoirist and poet

Nov 15, 2011
Memoirist Peter Balakian and poet Christopher Kennedy featured writers

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SU Brass Ensemble rings in holidays with family concerts

Nov 14, 2011
Award-winning group is housed in Arts and Sciences

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"Great Jewish Writers" series continues with Nov. 29 lecture on Grace Paley

Nov 13, 2011
SU professor Harvey Teres discusses Paley's life, legacy

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The art of science; the science of art

Nov 11, 2011
Chemistry department glassblower fuses art and science in her work

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Plants, and bacteria, and fungi! Oh My!

Nov 3, 2011
Study of Serengeti soil may provide model for increasing productivity of croplands in U.S.

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Fulbright sends alumna to Afghan border

Nov 3, 2011
Hillary Evans '10 will is spending a year in Tajikistan

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Gender and Race: Modern struggles mirror past

Nov 3, 2011
Historian Carol Faulkner says experiences of abolitionists and suffragists inform modern politics

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IBM recognizes Syracuse University physicist for excellence in research

Oct 31, 2011
Britton L.T. Plourde received a 2011 IBM Faculty Award

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Syracuse University junior Ryan Badman named 2011-12 Astronaut Scholar

Oct 31, 2011
Badman is a math and physics major in The College of Arts and Sciences

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Renaissance art, theater expert headlines 'Sex and Power' at SU Nov. 10-11

Oct 28, 2011
CUNY's James Saslow discusses Renaissance painter Gianantonio Bazzi

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What's in a Word?

Oct 27, 2011
SU's Jaklin Kornfilt uses Humboldt Award to advance basic research in linguistics

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Paying it forward in time and talents

Oct 27, 2011
Alum mentors Renee Crown Honors student

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Kathrine Switzer: Still Running Strong

Oct 27, 2011
Alumna 2011 inductee of the National Women's Hall of Fame

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Comic book heroes: Real Adventures

Oct 27, 2011
English major combines love for writing with passion for comics

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Harm and moral conduct

Oct 27, 2011
Philosophy professor selected for prestigious fellowship at Princeton University

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Attacking cancer cells with nanoparticles

Oct 24, 2011
Syracuse University chemists develop novel way to get cancer drugs to tumors

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SU Humanities Center, YMCA explore 'Identity' with readings at new Downtown Writer's Center Oct. 27

Oct 20, 2011
Guest poets Cornelius Eady, Dorianne Laux have ties to region

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Indian classical music concert features internationally renowned bamboo flutist

Oct 19, 2011
Concert will feature ragas and folk melodies

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Scientists discover new way to determine when water was present on Mars and Earth

Oct 19, 2011
A record of the past may be locked inside a mineral common to both planets

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The Black Power movement is the focus for African American Studies colloquium

Oct 18, 2011
Guest speaker is historian and author Hasan Kwame Jeffries

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Ray Smith Symposium explores homosexuality, male culture in Renaissance Italy Oct. 20-21

Oct 14, 2011
Harvard's Michael Rocke presents lecture, seminar

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Syracuse Symposium exhibition explores identity within unique Syracuse space

Oct 14, 2011
"Last Transfer" features photography by English professor Bob Gates

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SU Brass Ensemble kicks off 2011-12 season with 'Silver Screen' concert in Rome Oct. 23

Oct 13, 2011
Award-winning group is housed in Arts and Sciences

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SU symposium explores legacy of Peruvian author Mario Vargas Llosa Oct. 21

Oct 13, 2011
Nobel Prize-winning author was a Watson Professor at SU

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Raymond Carver Reading Series presents award-winning novelist Terese Svoboda

Oct 13, 2011
Author of the recently published "Bohemian Girl"

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SU celebrates new institute with keynote and panel on science, forensics, and national security

Oct 11, 2011
The Forensic and National Security Sciences Institute to be dedicated Oct. 25

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Syracuse University student spreads seeds of knowledge to the Dominican Republic

Oct 11, 2011
Alaina Mallette presented her work during 2011 Geological Society of America annual meeting

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SU scientist explores deep sea on the legendary research vessel E/V Nautilus

Oct 10, 2011
Expedition leaders include Robert Ballard, discoverer of the Titanic and JFK's PT-109

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Raymond Carver Reading Series presents award-winning poet, alumnus

Oct 5, 2011
Iain Haley Pollock won the 2010 Cave Canem Poetry Prize

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Neuroscience Horizons

Oct 2, 2011
Bishop Professor Sandra Hewett shepherds multidisciplinary approach to research and teaching

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SU Humanities Center, physics department team up for Wali Lecture October 6

Sep 30, 2011
Purdue physicist Ian Shipsey discusses "bionic hearing"

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Wabash professor explores photography's impact on Pompeii excavation, Oct. 5

Sep 30, 2011
Jeremy Hartnett focuses on excavation of ancient Roman street

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La Casita Cultural Center celebrates at grand opening

Sep 29, 2011
NPR's Maria Hinojosa among guest speakers

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Art and science historians headline new "transdisciplinary humanities" series at SU

Sep 28, 2011
Series part of new Transdisciplinary Humanities Project

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SU, Jewish Federation of CNY present "Great Jewish Writers" lecture series

Sep 28, 2011
Ken Frieden kicks off series with Kafka lecture

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Queer writer, activist Sarah Schulman to give public lecture

Sep 27, 2011
Lecture presented as part of Syracuse Symposium and the LGBT Resource Center's annual Coming Out Month

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Social historian Eric Lott to deliver Stephen Crane lecture Oct. 7

Sep 27, 2011
The Stephen Crane Annual Lecture is sponsored by the Dikaia Foundation

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Psychologist named a 2011 "Rising Star" by scientific organization

Sep 27, 2011
Association for Psychological Science recognizes Stephanie Ortigue

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African Diasporan Treasures: 40 Years of Community Folk Art Center

Sep 22, 2011
CFAC celebrates anniversary with exhibition from its collection

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UMass cell biologist to present the Inaugural Ghaleb '79 and Rima Daouk Visiting Scientist lecture

Sep 22, 2011
Thoru Pederson '63,G'68 is the Vitold Arnett Professor of Cell Biology and associate vice provost for research at the University of Massachusetts Medical School

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Creative writing program ranked fifth in country

Sep 21, 2011
SU moves up two places in Poets & Writers magazine poll

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Syracuse Symposium explores 'Identity' through photography, written word Sept. 28

Sep 20, 2011
Husband-wife team demonstrates synergy between photography, written word

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SU, Le Moyne team up for American music, Spanish poetry conference Sept. 27-29

Sep 20, 2011
Program features visits by renowned Spanish poets, musicians

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English Department adds film, creative writing tracks

Sep 20, 2011
New tracks reflect growing student interest in film studies and creative writing

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Fall 2011 Raymond Carver Reading Series spotlights Dana Spiotta

Sep 16, 2011
Creative Writing faculty member will read from her critically acclaimed Stone Arabia

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SU garners $3 million NSF grant for education and research in soft and biological materials

Sep 15, 2011
SU's IGERT Program in Soft Interfaces is a collaborative effort of The College of Arts and Sciences and the L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science and will take advantage of expertise from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.

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Syracuse Symposium continues Sept. 19 with David Eng

Sep 14, 2011
Penn professor explores social and psychic "limits" of war, violence, genocide

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Endowed gift expands The College's neuroscience program

Sep 14, 2011
Sandra J. Hewett appointed the inaugural Bishop Professor in Neuroscience, Department of Biology

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La Casita celebrates new space

Sep 11, 2011
La Casita Cultural Center celebrates the opening of its new center at 109 Otisco St., Syracuse

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Columbia professor addresses public monuments, collective memory at SU Milton Lecture, September 20

Sep 9, 2011
Michele Moody-Adams is a moral, political philosopher, with strong ethics background

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SU philosopher Laurence Thomas to be feted in daylong symposium Sept. 21

Sep 8, 2011
Moral philosopher is "beloved teacher, brilliant scholar," says Dean Langford

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Traub lecture to kick off 2011-12 Ray Smith Symposium

Sep 2, 2011
Michigan professor explores gender, sexuality of early modern England

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Biologist garners highly competitive National Institutes of Health grant

Sep 2, 2011
Katharine Lewis studies spinal cord nerve cells

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Andrew Mellon Foundation commits $1 million for Phase II of CNY Humanities Corridor

Aug 30, 2011
The renewed support will allow the Corridor to foster new connections among faculty, students, programs and resources in shared areas of scholarly interest in Phase II of the project

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Illuminating Oppression: 9th Annual Human Rights Film Festival

Aug 26, 2011
The festival includes second annual Digital Witness Symposium

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2011 Digital Witness Symposium

Aug 26, 2011
The symposium explores the power of the archive for human rights media

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2011 Syracuse Symposium examines many facets of "Identity"

Aug 17, 2011
Events include lectures, performances, readings, exhibitions, and screenings

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Ancient clams yield new information about greenhouse effect on climate

Aug 16, 2011
Data calls into question contemporary theories

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Fall 2011 Raymond Carver Reading Series opens with SU alumnus Rahul Mehta

Aug 16, 2011
Mehta will read from his new book Quarantine (2011)

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SU's Samuel Gorovitz helps commemorate 9/11 with Anbar Family Lecture at Temple Adath

Aug 12, 2011
Renowned philosopher to discuss "Values, Causation, and the Moral Community"

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Sternlicht to deliver Cape Vincent lecture on 'C.S. Forester and the Hornblower Saga'

Aug 10, 2011
Lecture part of Speaker in the Humanities series

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SU's Ray Smith Symposium explores history of Queer sexuality

Aug 10, 2011
Yearlong symposium features mini-residencies by eight visiting scholars

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New book gives voice to Syracuse Westside residents

Aug 8, 2011
Students in The College's Writing Program facilitated the creation of HOME: Journeys into the Westside

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Biology from a physics perspectitve

Aug 5, 2011
Biophysicist applies the laws of physics to biological systems.

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Tracking Dengue Fever

Aug 2, 2011
Fulbright grant enables alumnus to travel to Ecuador for research.

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Iconic Moments: Eric Meola's photographic odyssey

Aug 1, 2011
"Born to Run" photographer tells stories with images

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La Casita Cultural Center holds Latino art exhibit

Jul 29, 2011
Exhibit marks "soft opening" of new center

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College of Arts and Sciences welcomes advancement dean

Jul 27, 2011
Karen Weiss Jones comes to SU from Boston University

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SU alumnus finds common language in business, humanities

Jul 8, 2011
Eric Dedola '10 draws on LLL training to succeed in international business

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SU's Janklow Arts Leadership Program appoints founding director, professor of practice

Jul 8, 2011
Nerenhausen brings more than two decades of professional arts administration experience to SU.

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How hot did the Earth get in the past? A team of scientists uncovers new information

Jul 5, 2011
Research sheds new light on what to expect in the future if atmospheric carbon dioxide levels keep rising.

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2011 Syracuse University PRIDE Scholars to present research findings at 4th annual symposium

Jun 30, 2011
The Department of Psychology in The College of Arts and Sciences will host the 4th annual Psychology Research and Diversity Enhancement (PRIDE) Symposium.

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Students receive prestigious Pickering Fellowships

Jun 23, 2011
Jonathan Nwosu, a senior international relations major in The College of Arts and Sciences; and Soribel Feliz, an incoming graduate student in public affairs and international relations in the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs receive honors.

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Biologist discovers key regulators for biofilm development

Jun 23, 2011
The discovery is important for efforts to understand how biofilms develop.

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Physicist's discovery alters conventional understanding of sight

Jun 23, 2011
The discovery sheds new light on how the vision process is initiated and alters 50-year understanding of the process.

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SU Native American student named Udall Scholar

Jun 16, 2011
Brianna Carrier one of 10 Native American/Alaska Native scholars in Udall class

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Researchers discover new hitch to link nerve-cell motors to their cargo

May 25, 2011
The study is published in the April 22 issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the premier journal of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

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SU unveils professional graduate certificate in language teaching

May 17, 2011
State-accredited program focuses on TESOL, TLOTE training

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Art of the Matter

May 16, 2011
Gary Radke sheds new light on convent patronage and the arts.

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2011 Syracuse University Beckman Scholar selected

May 12, 2011
The highly competitive program, funded by the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation, supports select students interested in chemistry, biochemistry, and the biological and medical sciences.

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Psychology graduates recognized for excellence

May 9, 2011
Graduates to receive top honors during 2011 Commencement Weekend.

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Department of Chemistry to present 2011 student awards

Apr 29, 2011
The awards will be presented during the 2011 Undergraduate Awards Ceremony May 4.

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Seniors to present their work during annual Honors Program Capstone Presentation Day May 4

Apr 27, 2011
Capstone projects are the culmination of two years of independent research and creative work by students from across the University.

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The College appoints new development officers

Apr 26, 2011
Paul Brenner appointed senior director of development and David Bartell appointed director of development.

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Sociologist explores impact of Sullivan-Clinton Campaign on Native American, New York history

Apr 25, 2011
Robert Spiegelman explores modern-day consequences of 18th-century offensive against the Haudenosaunee

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Biology graduates recognized for excellence

Apr 25, 2011
Forty-two graduates were recognized during annual departmental awards ceremony in April.

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Ethiopia trip provides audiology student an opportunity to 'pay it forward'

Apr 21, 2011
Audiology graduate student participates in humanitarian mission sponsored by Healing the Children.

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Jazz icon David Liebman visits Syracuse

Apr 16, 2011
Famed saxophonist participates in world premiere, panel discussion

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Using heat to trace groundwater pollution

Apr 14, 2011
Laura Lautz, a hydrologist and assistant professor of Earth Sciences in Syracuse University's College of Arts and Sciences, uses cutting-edge technology to gather data on how waste bed effluent and other contaminants move back and forth between subsurface groundwater and streams.

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College of Arts and Sciences students receive Syracuse University's highest awards

Apr 13, 2011
Arts and Sciences students excel in academics and community service.

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John Burdick to receive 2011 College of Arts and Sciences Wasserstrom Prize

Apr 12, 2011
The award will be presented during the 2011 Graduate School Doctoral Hooding Ceremony and Reception, 6 p.m. Friday, May 13.

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Micere Githae Mugo to receive 2011 Prize for Excellence in Masters Level Teaching at Syracuse University

Apr 11, 2011
Mugo will present the 2011 College of Arts and Sciences Masters Convocation Address.

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English professor presents reading and book signing at Barnes & Noble

Apr 6, 2011
Harvey Teres will present his new book, The Word On the Street: Linking the Academy and the Common Reader, April 20

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The Future of Minority Studies at SU 2011 symposium: Islamophobia, Orientalism, and Gender Justice

Apr 4, 2011
Symposium to feature a performance of Living in the Hyphen-Nation and presentations about honour crimes and Arab-and-Muslim-American representations of gender, sexuality and citizenship in a Post 9/11 world.

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Geology Club hosts 2011 CNY Earth Sciences Student Symposium

Apr 4, 2011
Snowball Earth and how and why mountains move are among the topics to be presented during the 2011 CNY Earth Sciences Student Symposium, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 15 on the Syracuse University campus.

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World's oceans is the topic for 2011 Chauncey D. Holmes Lecture and Awards Ceremony

Apr 4, 2011
Jeremy B.C. Jackson, professor of oceanography at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego will present the keynote address.

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Yale University evolutionary biologist to present Jack and Pat Bryan Life Sciences Lecture

Mar 31, 2011
A poster session featuring graduate research will accompany the annual lecture.

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Feminist art historian to speak at SU April 6

Mar 31, 2011
Mary Gerrard, the William Fleming Visiting Professor in Art History, will present the 2011 Doris Lecture.

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Physicists first to observe Big Bang particles produced at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN

Mar 28, 2011
A group of scientists led by a Syracuse University physicist became the first to observe the decays of a rare particle that was present right after the Big Bang. By studying this particle, scientists hope to solve the mystery of why the universe evolved with more matter than antimatter.

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Syracuse University awarded prestigious Beckman Scholars Program for undergraduate student research

Mar 28, 2011
The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation named Syracuse University an institutional recipient of the 2011 Beckman Scholars Program. The highly competitive grant supports select students interested in chemistry, biochemistry, and the biological and medical sciences.

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Chemist develops a new technique to use light to predict molecular crystal structures

Mar 23, 2011
Timothy Korter uses very low frequency light waves to study the weak forces (London dispersion forces) that hold molecules together in a crystal. This fundamental research could be applied to solve critical problems in drug research, manufacturing, and quality control.

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Listening devices help preserve confidentiality in hospitals for hearing impaired patients

Mar 22, 2011
Karen Doherty, professor of audiology, teams up with SUNY Upstate to find a way to help hearing-impaired patients improve their ability to communicate with doctors and hospital staff.

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Thinking about law school? Major in English and Textual Studies

Mar 21, 2011
Find out how an ETS major can prepare you for law school.

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Ruth Gruber, award-winning American writer, gives talk at SU

Mar 9, 2011
Former UPI correspondent explores Jewish cultural developments

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Steven Cohan, SU English professor, publishes new book

Mar 9, 2011
"Sound of Musicals" is a scholarly look at movie musical genre

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Intersection of emotion, affect, space underscores mini seminars in SU Humanities Center

Mar 9, 2011
Philosophers Kimerer LaMothe, Asma Abbas explore human relations in multiple contexts

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Physicist receives NSF CAREER award for work with quantum nanomachines

Mar 9, 2011
The $600,000, five-year grant will enable Matthew LaHaye to expand his work in the new field of quantum nanoelectromechanical systems.

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Science Teaching professor to lead national organization

Mar 4, 2011
John Tillotson, associate professor of science education with a dual appointment in The College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Education, was recently sworn in as president-elect of the Association for Science Teacher Education (ASTE).

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Reconstruction and Reconciliation concludes SU's Ray Smith Symposium March 24-25

Mar 3, 2011
Symposium addresses healing power of music amid violence, mass instability

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Michael Berube to lecture on humanities March 4

Feb 22, 2011
Penn State professor to discuss cultural studies, disability studies, and liberal politics

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Renowned literary theorist addresses language, thinking at SU Humanities Center March 4

Feb 21, 2011
SUNY Albany's David Wills is an expert in deconstruction

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Syracuse University scientist presents new research on evolution and Islam at AAAS Annual Meeting

Feb 18, 2011
The presentation is part of American Association for the Advancement of Science symposium on The Challenge of Teaching Evolution in the Islamic World

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Science Teaching faculty member wins national award for research

Feb 17, 2011
The award is presented to a dissertation deemed to have the greatest significance in the field of science education from among all dissertations nominated.

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Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Public Affairs Lecture featuring Sonia Sanchez rescheduled for March 9

Feb 17, 2011
The lecture was originally scheduled to take place on Feb. 2, but canceled due to inclement weather. Sanchez will present The legacy of Martin Luther King: How we must continue his work.

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Former Northwestern dean named Watson Visiting Collaborator at SU

Feb 10, 2011
David Zarefsky to analyze role of public speech, argument, and debate during war and conflict

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Community Folk Art Center hosts Amos Kennedy Prints

Feb 9, 2011
Printmaker's works to be displayed at the CFAC Gallery Feb. 16 to April 2. Opening reception is Feb. 19.

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SU professor headlines "Perpetual Peace" lecture at Haverford College Feb. 10

Feb 9, 2011
Humanities center director Gregg Lambert lays groundwork for international peace

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Center for Health and Behavior announces spring 2011 seminar series

Feb 7, 2011
Series underscores CHB commitment to civic engagement

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Syracuse University chemist part of team that wins the Inaugural Gordon Battelle Prize

Feb 3, 2011
The award recognizes work Mathew Maye did as part of a research team at the Brookhaven National Laboratory.

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SU campus to celebrate Chinese Spring Festival Feb. 4

Jan 28, 2011
Banquet, performances mark Chinese new year

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Ray Smith Symposium continues music of conflict theme with Refugees and Exile Feb. 17-18

Jan 28, 2011
Ethnomusicologists John Baily and Michael Frishkopf examine music's role among those facing displacement and alienation

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Author Peter Beinart discusses Israel and American Jewish Community Feb. 15

Jan 26, 2011
Lecture draws on Beinart's recent essay in New York Review of Books

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Dutch expert on film studies, neuroscience speaks at SU Humanities Center Mini Seminar Feb. 9

Jan 20, 2011
Patricia Pisters explores impact of digital screen culture on brain

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Black Syracuse & Beyond: The Richard Breland Photograph Collection

Jan 20, 2011
The exhibit will become part of an online database of materials that document the cultural, economic, political, religious, and social histories and experiences of people of African descent in the Central New York region.

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Raymond Carver Reading Series announces spring lineup

Jan 19, 2011
Acclaimed series features renowned authors, poets

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NSF funds supercomputer at SU for gravitational-wave research

Jan 18, 2011
The new supercomputer cluster is one of three, LIGO Scientific Collaborations (LSC) Tier 2 computing centers worldwide dedicated to gravitational-wave astronomy.

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NIH grant supports new research on traumatic brain injury

Jan 10, 2011
A three-year study, funded by a $300,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health, will assess how traumatic brain injury affects the central auditory system.

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Syracuse University physicist named 2010 Cottrell Scholar

Jan 10, 2011
The prestigious award recognizes outstanding scientist-educators in leading U.S. research universities