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, November 20
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.