Herb Ruffin, African American Studies Department Chair and associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed for the WURD-FM (Philadelphia) story about the “100th anniversary of the Tulsa massacre.” Ruffin, who is an expert on Black settlements in…
SU in the News: Friday, November 20, 2009
Syracuse University is mentioned in the New York Times (third item) for its partnership with the Dahesh Museum of Art.
George Burman, professor of entrepreneurship in the Whitman School, is quoted in ABC News.com on students starting new businesses.
Syracuse University is mentioned in a Bloomberg article on its decision to not purchase the Kindle reader before it is made accessible to blind students.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, commented in the Waterloo Record (Ontario, Canada) about vampires and popular culture. He was also quoted about the ending of the Oprah show in the Associated Press and the Detroit News.
Larry Bennett, the Whitman Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship, was interviewed by CNYCentral and WSYR-TV on Penn Traffic filing for bankruptcy and how that will affect consumers.