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Newhouse School Among the First to Offer Pilot Program in Concussion Reporting Training

Tuesday, November 20, 2018, By Wendy S. Loughlin
Alumnus Bob Costas ’74 and professor of practice Olivia Stomski helped develop the program in partnership with the Concussion Legacy Foundation The first-ever concussion reporting training program was piloted at the Newhouse School this fall. The three-hour Concussion Reporting Workshop,...

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      Foundations Scholarship Awarded to Five Undergraduate Students

      Friday, November 16, 2018, By Currie Murch Elliot

      Foundations, a student development series that started last year, assists students in building the foundation for essential life skills, including leadership, career development, financial wellness, community involvement, healthy relationships, self-care and physical health and nutrition.  Each semester, undergraduate students who…


      Invent@SU Teams Excel at Impact Prize Competition

      Friday, November 16, 2018, By Alex Dunbar

      Student startup companies developed during the Invent@SU invention accelerator program took the top two prizes at the 2018 Syracuse University Impact Prize Competition organized by Blackstone Launchpad. The winners were selected for presenting the most innovative and implementable ideas to…


      Mechanical Engineering Freshmen Test Mini-Racecar Designs

      Thursday, November 8, 2018, By Alex Dunbar

      Many cars are defined by their horsepower but that is only one aspect of the engineering and design process. Freshmen mechanical engineering students in Professor Michelle Blum’s ECS 101 class designed mini-cars that were more precise than powerful. “We were…


      Stories of Service: Amanda Ryle and Vonn Read

      Thursday, November 8, 2018, By Leah Lazarz

      In celebration of Veterans Week 2018, the University is recognizing stories of student veterans and faculty/staff veterans. These stories are just some of the many from the veteran and military-connected community on campus whom the University is dedicated to supporting….

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      3 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, 500 Hall of Languages
      This workshop will cover the basics of an elevator pitch, essentials for building long term relationships (including advice for those that cringe at networking events), tips for maintaining professional relationships, the principles of storytellin, and the importance of using storytelling to build relationships while networking or at a job interview.
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