For the 21st year, Syracuse University will welcome nearly 100 fifth-grade students from the Syracuse City School District’s Seymour Dual Language Academy. Called Shadow Day, this tradition for both Syracuse University and Seymour has become a day that both fifth…
Nov. 3 Marian Wright Edelman lecture postponed
The Nov. 3 public presentation at Syracuse University by children’s rights advocate and Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) founder Marian Wright Edelman has been postponed to April 2010 due to a conflict that has arisen with her schedule.
On Nov. 3, Edelman will be in final preparations for a CDF-sponsored national rally on children’s rights occurring the next day in Washington, D.C.
The new date for her Syracuse visit is April 6. She will speak at 7:30 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel as part of the University Lectures series and the Syracuse Symposium series, in cooperation with SU’s College of Arts and Sciences, College of Human Ecology and College of Law.