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, May 21
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
The Huffington Post republished the text of the Commencement address given by Jamie Dimon. Additionally, Bloomberg/BusinessWeek included excerpts from the speech in a round-up of 2010 commencement addresses delivered by business leaders.
Newsweek cited information from SU’s Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) in an article about Americans being terrorism offenders.
SyracuseCoE Executive Director Ed Bogucz was interviewed Thursday by NewsChannel 9 and YNN about issues involving breaks in the rainscreen of the CoE headquarters building. He also discussed this topic Thursday on “The Jim Reith Show” on WSYR-AM.
Marilyn Higgins, vice president for community engagement and economic impact, was quoted on WSYR-AM about the University’s plans for the Connective Corridor and the city’s Common Council discussion of those plans.
Nieman Watchdog, a publication of the Nieman Foundation for Journalism, published the op-ed “Has Obama created a Social Security ‘death panel’?” by Eric Kingson, professor of social work in the College of Human Ecology.
James W. Watts, chair of the Religion Department in The College of Arts and Sciences, is quoted in American Libraries Magazine on browsing library collections in the Internet age.
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