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: Thursday, March 3
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
The Telegraph-Journal (Saint John, New Brunswick) briefly previewed a lecture on art video to be presented by College of Visual and Performing Arts graduate student Jennifer Chan at Owens Art Gallery in Sackville, Canada.
Third-year College of Law student Megan Dodge recently published an article in Tax Notes on federal estate taxes.
The Scotsman Feb. 25-March 3 issue reported on the announcement of the Newhouse School’s 2011 Mirror Awards luncheon ceremony date, time and location.
VPA’s “Journeys” exhibition at XL Projects was briefly noted in the Feb. 25-March 3 issue of The Scotsman.
CNY Central reported on SU and the City of Syracuse working out the tax structure of a proposed bookstore and fitness center on University Avenue.
David M. Crane L’80, professor of practice in the College of Law, spoke with NPR about Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi’s relationship with Africa over the years.
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 the public’s interest in news on actor Charlie Sheen.
Democracy Now interviewed Horace Campbell, professor of African American Studies and political science in The College of Arts and Sciences, about a possible U.S. military intervention in Libya.
Business News Daily quoted John M. Torrens, professor of accounting in the Whitman School of Management, on cloud computing and money-saving technology.
David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law, appeared on MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show” (view clip) to speak about the federal deficit and the lessening of IRS enforcement.
9WSYR spoke with Grant Reeher, professor of political science in the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, about recent ads featuring Congresswoman Ann Marie Buerkle.
Anthony Rotolo, assistant professor of practice in the iSchool, was interviewed on CNY Central (view clip) about the public using Twitter to follow Charlie Sheen.
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