The legacy of Syracuse University alumnus Charles Vert Willie G’57, H’92 will forever be tied to that of his friend Martin Luther King Jr., making Willie’s passing a week before MLK Day 2022 especially poignant. Willie, who died on Jan….
SU in the News: Friday, February 19
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
Timothy Bond, producing artistic director of Syracuse Stage and the department of drama in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, is quoted in the Messenger-Post newspapers on the upcoming performances of “The Price” in Rochester.
WSYR-TV reported on the news that undergraduate applications to SU are up nine percent from last year.
An editorial in the Post-Standard focused on the appointment of Hendricks Chapel’s first Pagan chaplain.
The Post-Standard reported on the success of the Syracuse University College of Law team at the National Trial Competition (NTC) Region II Championship.
CNY Vision Magazine featured the work of Syracuse University Law Professors Paula Johnson and Janis McDonald, and law students, to investigate unsolved Civil Rights-era murder cases.
David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law and Whitman School, held an online Q&A in the New York Times on the changing tax landscape. He also authored an additional New York Times column on how a 1986 tax law may have motivated a pilot to fly a small plane into an Austin, Texas building.
The CBS Evening News featured comments from Rick Burton, David B. Falk Professor of Sport Management in the College of Human Ecology, in a story on Tiger Woods’ apology.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the Newhouse School, is quoted in the New York Daily News on Tiger Woods’ apology. He also commented in the Christian Science Monitor on media reporting on Olympic results ahead of the television airing.
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