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Happy Holidays from A&S

Dec 17, 2015
Wishing you and your loved ones a wonderful holiday season, filled with joy and happiness. May 2016 bring you good health, peace, and prosperity. The "Friday Five" will return on Friday, January 15.

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A Seat at the Big Table

Dec 9, 2015
Ryan Hackett '16, a senior majoring in political science and international relations, is representing the University at a major conference at West Point.

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Happy Thanksgiving from A&S!

Nov 20, 2015
Students in the College of Arts and Sciences reflect on what they are grateful for this holiday season. (VIDEO)

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Invitation to Dance

Nov 18, 2015
The College of Arts and Sciences commemorates the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act with a screening of the award-winning documentary "Invitation to Dance."

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A Note of Thanks

Nov 11, 2015
Food Services united across campus to collect words of gratitude and respect for our nations veterans. (VIDEO)

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The 2015 Board of Visitors Faculty Panel Discussion

Nov 11, 2015
Faculty from A&S gather for a unique discussion about how the Liberal Arts shaped their careers and lives. (VIDEO)

Syracuse Social Scientist Leads NSF Study of Global Free Speech

Oct 22, 2015
Maxwell's Thomas Keck is using a $400,000 National Science Foundation grant award to spearhead an effort to identify, locate, and gather data on cases involving precedents for free speech.

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SU Abroad Course in Lebanon, Jordan Solidifies Transnational Pedagogies, Practices

Oct 14, 2015
"Global Perspectives, Local Contexts" addresses issues of feminism, gender, and sexuality in the Arab World.

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Syracuse Philosopher Publishes Book on Jürgen Habermas

Oct 14, 2015
Kenneth Baynes, professor of philosophy, is the author of a new book about the life and work of German philosopher and sociologist Jürgen Habermas.

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Advising & Career Services Announces 2015-16 'Career Conversations' Lineup

Oct 7, 2015
Resume building, cover-letter writing, and interviewing techniques are some of the topics being covered in this new, five-part series, beginning Tuesday, Oct. 13. The series is open to students of all majors.

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An Interview with Milton Lecturer William Deresiewicz

Sep 28, 2015
William Deresiewicz, best-selling author and this fall's Milton Lecturer in A&S, discusses the value of a liberal arts education. (VIDEO)

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Prospective Law Students Invited to Participate in 'Law Week 2015'

Sep 23, 2015
The College of Arts and Sciences will host "Law Week 2015," a five-day initiative designed to prepare Syracuse undergraduates for admission to law school.

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Publisher of ‘National Catholic Reporter’ to Deliver Borgognoni Lecture Oct. 5

Sep 22, 2015
On the heels of Pope Francis’ visit to the United States, Thomas C. Fox, publisher of the National Catholic Reporter (NCR), will deliver the Joseph and Amelia Borgognoni Lecture in Catholic Theology and Religion in Society at Syracuse University.

Syracuse Economist Publishes Readers Guide to 'Wealth of Nations’

Sep 11, 2015
Jerry Evensky G’84, professor of economics and a Meredith Professor for Teaching Excellence, sheds light on Adam Smith's landmark book about free market economics.

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Interested in The Renée Crown University Honors Program?

Sep 9, 2015
High-achieving students are invited to apply for spring admission into Syracuse's prestigious Honors Program. (VIDEO)

Syracuse History Professor Makes Authorial Debut

Sep 9, 2015
Laurie Marhoefer, assistant professor of history, explores the rise of sexual tolerance and the origins of the gay rights movement.

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Shiptown: North Indian Lives Between Rural and Urban

Sep 8, 2015
Ann Grodzins Gold, the Thomas J. Watson Professor of Anthropology and professor of religion, is working on an ethnographic study of a North Indian market town.

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In the Driver’s Seat

Aug 25, 2015
The College of Arts and Sciences has launched a new and improved Office of Advising & Career Services. Our 20-plus-member team is uniquely qualified to help you in a variety of areas, including career exploration, major and minor degree completion, and pre-law and pre-health advising. To find out how we can help you, visit http://CASAdvising.syr.edu.

Syracuse Sociologists Shine at National Conference in Chicago

Jul 22, 2015
More than a dozen professors and graduate students are presenting their research at the 110th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association.

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‘New York Times’ Best-Selling Author to Deliver Fall Milton Lecture

Jul 14, 2015
William Deresiewicz, a New York Times best-selling author, award-winning essayist, and critic, will deliver this fall’s Milton First-Year Lecture on Monday, Sept. 21, at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.) in Schine Student Center’s Goldstein Auditorium

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The College of Arts and Sciences’ Convocation 2015

May 9, 2015
Dean Karin Ruhlandt imparts words of encouragement to the College of Arts and Sciences' Class of 2015

Maxwell School to Present Third Annual Celebration of Undergraduate Scholarship

Apr 23, 2015
The research efforts of social sciences majors at Syracuse University will be on display Wednesday, April 29, when the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs hosts its third annual Celebration of Undergraduate Scholarship.

Taking Care of Business

Apr 22, 2015
Military Vets, Former Athletes Team up for ‘Entrepreneurship Bootcamp’ at Syracuse University

From Locker Room to Boardroom

Apr 22, 2015
Former NHL players Clint Malarchuk and Mike Gaul are using a new playbook to chart life after hockey

Syracuse Professor Receives NEH Summer Stipend Research Grant

Apr 21, 2015
History professor Amy Kallander is using an NEH summer research grant to study postcolonial Tunisia.

Syracuse Professor Reconsiders Role of Native Americans in U.S. History

Apr 15, 2015
Scott Manning Stevens, associate professor and director of Native American studies, is the co-author of "Why You Can’t Teach United States History Without American Indians" (University of North Carolina Press, 2015).

Program includes remarks by two former U.S. statesmen, followed by a screening of "Promise Land."

Apr 15, 2015
Program includes remarks by two former U.S. statesmen, followed by a screening of "Promise Land."

Syracuse Takes Top Honors at National Model UN Conference in New York City

Apr 10, 2015
Comprising 23 students, the team represented Ecuador and was named the conference's 'Outstanding Delegation.'

You're Hired!

Mar 5, 2015
Dual major Nancy Leu '15 opens up about her time at Syracuse, the benefits of networking, and the job waiting for her in New York City. (VIDEO)

Syracuse Salutes Women Veterans

Mar 5, 2015
Students, faculty, and distinguished guests recently honored women veterans who have served in combat and non-combat zones, in anticipation of International Women's Day on Sunday, March 8. (VIDEO)

Syracuse Professor Explores ‘Judicial Politics in Polarized Times’

Feb 25, 2015
Thomas Keck, a political scientist at Syracuse University, is the author of "Judicial Politics in Polarized Times" (The University of Chicago Press, 2014). A faculty member since 2002, he is dually appointed to the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and the College of Arts and Sciences.

Maxwell School, IVMF, Syracuse VA Medical Center Join Forces for International Women’s Day

Feb 19, 2015
Women in combat and post-combat zones--the challenges they face during service, their health and wellness, their perspectives on the relationship between communities and the military--are the subject of a special program at Syracuse University called International Women’s Day, taking place Feb. 26-27.