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, October 1
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
The Grand Rapids Press mentioned a Syracuse University report from 2001 on the benefits and disadvantages of school consolidation.
The Post-Standard’s Encore section highlights the “Take the Mic Poetry Slam” at SU and quotes Cedric Bolton of SU’s Office of Multicultural Affairs. Another Encore article previews the film “Defining Beauty” as part of the Syracuse International Film Festival.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, is quoted in Slashfood on National Coffee Day. He is also quoted by WTOP-AM in Washington, D.C. about the federal proposal to regulate the volume of television commercials.
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