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(Feb. 3, 2023)A&S Music History Professor Receives Carnegie Grant to Study Women’s Music in West Africa
AMH Professor Ruth Opara will travel to Nigeria in May to explore music performance practices and develop a scholarly exchange program between students in Nigeria and Syracuse.
(Jan. 23, 2023)Rock-Solid Data: Friendship Helps Lead to Discovery of Tectonic History of Subglacial Antarctica
Paul Fitzgerald and a longtime friend-turned-scientific-collaborator published the study in Nature Communications.
(Jan. 12, 2023)A Star’s Unexpected Survival
A team of physicists devise a model that maps a star’s surprising orbit about a supermassive black hole – revealing new information about one of the cosmos’ most extreme environments.
(Jan. 4, 2023)Getting to the 'Point': Powerful Computing Helps Identify Potential New Treatments for Coronaviruses
A&S chemistry professor Atanu Acharya seeks to identify antibodies effective against all coronaviruses and variants.
(Dec. 23, 2022)Nature-Inspired Designs Could Offer Solutions for Global Challenges
Syracuse physics professor is leading an effort to translate research into real-world applications.