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, March 5
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
Today’s dedication of the SyracuseCoE headquarters was previewed by WSYR-TV and CNY Central. The Associated Press reported on the innovative solar façade installed on the SyracuseCoE headquarters building. Forbes featured the opening of the Carrier Total Indoor Environmental Quality Laboratory to study how indoor work environments can be improved.
The Post-Standard reported briefly on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand’s scheduled tour of the Near West Side today.
Leonard Burman, Daniel Patrick Moynihan Professor of Public Affairs in the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, is quoted in a CNN Money article on targeted tax relief and government spending. He is also mentioned in a National Journal blog about taxes and the federal budget.
Rick Burton, David B. Falk Professor of Sport Management in the College of Human Ecology, is quoted by Bloomberg News on the effect of Tiger Woods’ mea culpa.
News 10 Now quoted Jeffrey Stonecash, professor of political science in the Maxwell School and College of Arts and Sciences, on the political future of New York Governor David Paterson.
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