Syracuse University
03/24/2017 at 12:15. Facebook
Happy National Orange Day, Orange Nation!

Wear your Orange today & share photos of how you #CelebrateSU on National Orange Day and all year long!

Share your photos below, using #CelebrateSU, or send them to use here: [ Link ].

Students, enjoy birthday cupcakes in Schine Atrium from 12-2 p.m.!
Syracuse University
03/23/2017 at 18:20. Facebook
Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs Professor Farhana Sultana presented at The Human Right to Water workshop in Vatican City and was part of a small audience to meet Pope Francis.

Professor Sultana was one of several international researchers, humanitarian workers, government officials and corporate leaders invited to present and debate issues about water insecurity and ongoing...
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Maxwell Faculty Member Meets Pope Francis During Vatican Workshop on Water Issues
Syracuse University
03/23/2017 at 15:15. Facebook
We're celebrating members of the Syracuse community who go above and beyond by giving back tonight at the Orange Circle Awards.

Congratulations to this year’s recipients: Carrie Lazaruz ’08, Ariel Ash-Shakoor G’17, and Camp Kesem.

2017 Recipients - Syracuse University | Philanthropy Week
Syracuse University
03/22/2017 at 18:33. Facebook
Vernon E. Jordan, Jr., civil rights activist, business executive and attorney, will deliver the 2017 Commencement address on May 14 at the Carrier Dome. Read more: [ Link ]

“Vernon Jordan has been a leading American civil rights leader and public policy advisor for more than 50 years,” says Chancellor Kent Syverud. “Our graduates will benefit from hearing Mr. Jordan’s insights and...
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Syracuse University
03/21/2017 at 15:09. Facebook
Fatima Bangura ’17 is sharing her Syracuse experiences on our @OurSyracuseU Instagram this week!

She's a senior majoring in Broadcast & Digital Journalism at Newhouse School at Syracuse University and has been involved with the Orange Television Network and interned at MSNBC.

Instagram post by OurSyracuseU • Mar 20, 2017 at 8:32pm UTC
'Cuse Cast: This week is Philanthropy Week 2017 with events all week ([ Link ] & the Intra University Transfer Fair is Tuesday.

'Cuse Cast for week of March 20
It’s Philanthropy Week! We’re celebrating members of the Syracuse community who are changing the world by giving back.

Students, be sure to pick up your passport in Schine and take part in the week’s activities!

Events: [ Link ]
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Hall of Fame coach Jim Boeheim and his alma mater, Syracuse University, have agreed on a new contract that will lengthen his successful head-coaching tenure beyond the 2017-18 season.

Boeheim, SU Agree On Contract Extension
Philanthropy Week 2017 kicks off Monday and National Orange Day is Friday, March 24!

Events: [ Link ]
Social images: [ Link ]
#SyracuseU View: A great view of the Einhorn Family Walk after the snowstorm, captured yesterday by Christian Aleksandrov ’17.
Check out this time-lapse video of the nor'easter that dropped nearly two feet of snow on campus this week!

Winter Storm in 60 Seconds
Quinton Fletchall '13, G'15 came to Syracuse University at 18, with no plans to stay a day past graduation. He ended up remaining in Syracuse until he was 26. After eight years, he wrote a goodbye postcard to Syracuse.

“Dear Syracuse, Where to begin? You have given me so much the past eight years; life-long friendships, a home of my own, and perhaps most important of all an amazing amount...
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After Eight Years in Syracuse, a Student’s Postcard Goodbye: ‘You Will Always Be a Home to Me’
Falk College student Anna Olson ’19 leads a chapter of Camp Kesem, a summer camp for children whose parents have cancer.

“I chose this path in life to help families like mine and children like me to deal with the hardships of having a sick family member or being sick themselves,” she explains.

Falk student leads summer camp for children of parents with cancer
The Phanstiel Lecture and Orange Circle Awards—the signature event of Philanthropy Week 2017—will celebrate philanthropy and honor some of the most altruistic members of the Syracuse community.

Congratulations to this year's award winners: Carrie Lazarus '80, an award-winning journalist at WSYR-TV in Syracuse; Ariel Ash-Shakoor G’17, creator of a STEM program for local elementary school...
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Announcing the 2017 Orange Circle Award Winners
This week, Bird Library is filled with art created by 35 first-year VPA - Syracuse University College of Visual and Performing Arts students as part of 'Art in the Stacks.'

Details: [ Link ].

Photos via the Syracuse University Libraries.
Newhouse School at Syracuse University senior Kate Beckman '17, founder of Fresh U, advances to the ACC Inventure Prize Competition finals!

Syracuse’s InVenture Prize Winner, Kate Beckman of Fresh U, Advances to ACC Finals
If you can dream it, there’s another place to do it. The new Digital Scholarship Space in Bird Library is a collaborative academic space designed for the study and creation of digital artifacts and experiences.

It supports software design, game study and development, statistical analysis and data visualization, digital mapping, and digital humanities projects across a variety of disciplines.

Digital Scholarship Space Open House March 9
Brandon Stanton, founder of Humans of New York, is speaking on campus tonight as part of the University Lectures series.

Details: [ Link ]
'Cuse Cast: White Ribbon Campaign at the Carrier Dome & nestcams will give birds eye view of nesting hawks on campus.

'Cuse Cast March 6
Two teams of Syracuse student entrepreneurs, Thrive Projects and on PARR, will compete for the $1 million Hult Prize at the regional finals on Saturday!

Two Syracuse University Teams Advance to Hult Prize Regional Finals