When international students travel to the United States to learn English, the language barrier is just one of their challenges. Cultural differences like being overwhelmed in the grocery store, being embarrassed about not tipping a server (there is no tipping…
SU in the News: Friday, September 18
Gary Radke, professor of fine arts in The College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Los Angeles Times article on the exhibition, “Leonardo da Vinci: Hand of the Genius,” set to open in Atlanta in October and Los Angeles in March 2010. Radke is guest curator of the exhibition.
The Associated Press previewed the upcoming presentation of the George Arents Awards.
Mitch Franklin, assistant professor of accounting practice in the Whitman School of Management, is quoted in a Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article on credit card companies reducing credit lines.
SU Chancellor Nancy Cantor appeared Thursday on WCNY-TV’s “Central Issues,” discussing Say Yes to Education, the Connective Corridor, the Near Westside Initiative and student financial aid.
Sportscaster U, the mini-broadcasting camp for NBA players at S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, was featured in an NBA.com story about Nets basketball player Tony Battie, one of six NBA players on campus recently for broadcasting career development.
Comments by Mike Haynie, assistant professor of entrepreneurship in the Whitman School, at Thursday Morning Roundtable about returning disabled American veterans, were quoted in the Post-Standard‘s “Consider This” column.
The Post-Standard reported on the wrap-up of the Ninth International Healthy Buildings Conference and Exhibition. The Near West Side “Live Work Home” residence designed by Rich Cook, a member of the School of Architecture Board of Advisors, was featured in a Syracuse.com article. Ed Bogucz, executive director of the Syracuse CoE, was also mentioned in the article.