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Champion of Free Speech and Journalism Margaret Talev Leads Institute for Democracy, Journalism and Citizenship (Podcast)

Wednesday, February 28, 2024, By John Boccacino
Margaret Talev can vividly recall the specific moment she knew journalism had failed to properly inform and educate a large portion of the American voting electorate. It was Jan. 6, 2021. More than 1,000 citizens were protesting at the U.S....

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Vlad Dima

Professor and Chair of the Department of African American Studies

    Ellyn Riley

    Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

      Danielle Smith

      Director of the Renée Crown University Honors Program, Professor of African American Studies

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        Applications Open for New York Business Plan Competition 2024

        Friday, February 23, 2024, By Cristina Hatem

        The New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC), powered by Upstate Capital, is currently accepting applications through Friday, March 1, from graduate and undergraduate students across Central New York colleges and universities for the regional qualifier in Central New York. This…

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        College of Visual and Performing Arts Announces 2024 VPA Scholars

        Sunday, February 18, 2024, By Erica Blust

        Twelve seniors in the College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) have been named VPA Scholars, the college’s highest undergraduate academic honor. The VPA Scholars program was established to recognize the achievements of the college’s top seniors. Students are selected…

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        Falk Students Honored for Research Achievement

        Thursday, February 15, 2024, By Valerie Pietra

        Falk College boasts a robust, collaborative research community in which students play an active role. At Falk, graduate and undergraduate students have the opportunity to work directly with faculty to collect data, analyze findings and draw conclusions on relevant topics…

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        Through March 3
        In honor of Black History Month, Syracuse University’s Multicultural Affairs, within the Student Experience Division, will host a series of events in the month of February in collaboration with campus departments and student organizations. Black History Month honors the rich traditions of the African Diaspora through programming. The unique contributions and dynamic histories of people of African descent will enliven the Black cultural aesthetic via programming, dialogue and cuisine.
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