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,…
SU in the News: Friday, June 4, 2010
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
The Post & Courier (Charleston, S.C.) featured the efforts of Goldring Arts journalists to create a special live Twitter feed from the Spoleto Festival USA.
The Orange County Register reported on the appointment of Larry Kramer, visiting professor in the Newhouse School, to the board of directors for Freedom Communications.
The Boston Globe and other Boston-area media provided an update on Marinna Khon, a recent iSchool graduate who was swept away by a rip current last week.
The June/July issue of CNY Business Exchange features several stories on SU people and programs, including a feature on SU Trustee Emeritus Eric Mower and his connection to the University; a feature on the Six Sigma certification program offered through the Whitman School of Management; a column by Mitch Franklin, assistant professor of accounting at the Whitman School, on the Alternative Minimum Tax; and a photo of Chancellor Nancy Cantor speaking at the 2010 Women Igniting the Spirit of Entrepreneurship (WISE) Symposium.
Joseph Tupper, professor of biology in The College of Arts and Sciences, was featured in the Post-Standard for his family’s support of a new clinic at the Central New York SPCA.
Eagle Newspapers reported on the Say Yes to Education “Syracuse Family Leadership Conference” at SU.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, is quoted in the Cleveland Plain Dealer on NBA star LeBron James’ free agency as a media spectacle. He also commented in the North Jersey Newspapers on the social networking tool Formspring.
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