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George Saunders Wins Man Booker Prize for ‘Lincoln in the Bardo’

Tuesday, October 17, 2017, By Kevin Morrow
Saunders’ win was announced by Lola Young, Baroness Young of Hornsey, at a dinner Tuesday evening at London’s Guildhall. Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cornwall presented a trophy to Saunders.

Faculty Experts

  • William Banks

    Professor of Law, Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs and Director of the Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism
    • Elizabeth F. Cohen

      Associate Professor of Political Science and Senior Research Associate, Campbell Public Affairs Institute
      • Jennifer Grygiel

        Assistant Professor of Communications
        • Mehrzad Boroujerdi

          Professor and Chair of Political Science, Provost Faculty Fellow for Internationalization and O’Hanley Faculty Scholar
          • Deborah Coolhart

            Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy
            • Charles T. Driscoll

              University Professor of Environmental Systems and Distinguished Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering
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              • Hub Brown

                Associate Dean for Research, Creativity, International Initiatives & Diversity Associate Professor

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                Events

                • 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 20, Hendricks Chapel
                  Syracuse University's Office of Multicultural Affairs within the Division of Enrollment and the Student Experience will host its 14th Annual WellsLink Transitions Ceremony. A reception will follow the ceremony.
                • 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, Gifford Auditorium
                  Sensual and savage, Lorraine Broughton (Charlize Theron) is the most elite spy in MI6, an agent who's willing to use all of her lethal skills to stay alive during an impossible mission
                • 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, Skytop Office Building, 2nd floor large conference room
                  Syracuse University Health Services and the Office of Human Resources, in collaboration with the Onondaga County Health Department, will continue their partnership and offer free flu vaccines to Syracuse University faculty and staff.
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