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Syracuse University Conducts First Systematic Review of Experimental Pain Research on Cannabis-Based Drugs

Wednesday, September 19, 2018, By Rob Enslin
Researchers in the College of Arts and Sciences (A&S) have determined that cannabinoid drugs do not appear to reduce the intensity of experimental pain, but, instead, may make pain feel less unpleasant and more tolerable.

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Associate Professor of History and Chair of the Department of African American Studies

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    Associate Dean for Online Education of the College of Law

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      Foundations Series Promotes Student Success

      Friday, September 7, 2018, By Shannon Andre

      A collaborative initiative launched last year, Foundations offers students a series of workshops that aim to improve self-efficacy, gain baseline knowledge and resources, increase self-awareness, and engage in and learn about being socially responsible. The Fall 2018 Foundations Series launches…

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      Newhouse Creative Advertising Students Win an Unprecedented 127 Awards

      Tuesday, September 4, 2018, By News Staff

      In a testament to the quality of the Newhouse creative advertising courses, the number of awards won by students at advertising competitions has increased by 243 percent over last year. Students developed their competition pieces in portfolio courses taught by professors Mel…


      Wearable IV Device Wins SU Campus Session of Invent@SU

      Monday, August 13, 2018, By Alex Dunbar

      It was a perfect meeting of tech and design. Industrial and interaction design majors Quinn King ’20 and Alec Gillinder ’20 saw a need for a portable, lightweight device that could deliver intravenous (IV) fluids and spent six weeks designing…

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      4 p.m., Friday, Sept. 14
      Corey Brettschneider, professor of political science at Brown University, will discuss his forthcoming book, "The Oath and The Office: A Guide to the Constitution for Future President."
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