Robert Thompson, Trustee Professor and director of the Bleier Center for Televsion and Popular Cultures in the school of Newhouse, had a few words to say regarding Roseanne Barr’s racial tweets that lead to the cancellation of her ABC show,…
Photo gallery: Start of another year
Photo gallery: Start of another yearAugust 30, 2006SU News ServicesSUnews@syr.edu
Syracuse University Welcome 2006 included a wide range of events to get the academic year off to a great start. After moving into their dorms, new students attended the Chancellor’s Convocation, as well as the convocations of their home schools and colleges. Students were also treated to performances and activities such as wall climbing.
On Saturday, new students were bused to Syracuse’s Clinton Square, where they got information about opportunities for community involvement. Then they went on to the Warehouse, where activities included a pie-eating contest that featured Chancellor Nancy Cantor.