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Media, Law & Policy

Innovation Orange: Associate Professor Makana Chock

Wednesday, December 13, 2017, By Keith Kobland
Chock studies the way people respond within in the virtual reality environment. What makes a person turn left rather than right, or choose to interact with one object over another?

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
                EPA
              • Hub Brown

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

                Faculty members at Syracuse University are available for expert commentary and analysis of breaking news and ongoing issues in the media landscape. Please contact Syracuse University News Services to set up interviews or for any questions about possible experts.

                Student Spotlight

                • Arts & Culture

                  ‘Film Tasting’ Celebrates Entrepreneurial Spirit of SU Creatives

                  Thursday, December 7, 2017, By Pamela Whiteley McLaughlin

                  Celebrate the entrepreneurial spirit of Syracuse University student filmmakers at a “Film Tasting” event to sample some of this season’s best student films and animations, from shorts to featurettes. The popup student film and animation showcase will take place at…

                • Campus & Community

                  Student Ratings Opening Monday, Dec. 4

                  Thursday, November 30, 2017, By News Staff

                  Loved your history class? Have a suggestion for your art professor? Wish something were done differently in your biology lab? Let your instructors know! Nearly 80 percent of Syracuse University instructors use the feedback they get from student ratings to…

                • Campus & Community

                  Students: Ski or Snowboard at Toggenburg

                  Thursday, November 30, 2017, By Rachel Friedman

                  The Department of Recreation Services is hosting January and February outdoor adventure trips to go skiing and snowboarding at Toggenburg Mountain Winter Sports Center. Participants can choose Friday or Saturday nights for six consecutive weeks from 5-10 p.m. starting Jan….

                • Business & Economy

                  Apply Now for Invent@SU Summer 2018

                  Monday, December 11, 2017, By Matt Wheeler

                  This summer, Invent@SU will return to transform undergraduate students into inventors as they design, prototype and pitch original devices. The immersive invention accelerators will be held on campus and at the Fisher Center in New York City. For the first time, the program is…

                • Business & Economy

                  Money Matters: How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft

                  Monday, December 11, 2017, By Kathleen Haley

                  News of this year’s Equifax breach, fraudulent I.R.S. tax returns and hacks into retail giants shows the ever-growing need to protect a person’s identity. “Identity theft is, unfortunately, not 100 percent preventable, so it’s important to know what resources are…

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                Events

                • Wednesday, Dec. 27, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 31, at 6 p.m.
                  Human Resources is partnering with Syracuse University Athletics to offer employee appreciation discount tickets to two upcoming men’s basketball games.

                  The discount tickets will be available for the following games:

                  Wednesday, Dec. 27, 7 p.m.: SU vs. Eastern Michigan, $5 ticket
                  Sunday, Dec. 31, 6 p.m.: SU vs. Virginia Tech (first conference game), $10 ticket

                  Faculty and staff are invited to purchase up to eight tickets for each game at the identified price with their SU I.D. Employees may purchase tickets online at this link--https://oss.ticketmaster.com/aps/syracuse/EN/promotion/home--using the promotional code/password SUEMPLOYEES; online through a MyCuse Account; in-person at the Dome Box Office or over the phone by calling 315.443.2121 (press 2).

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