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SU in the News: Wednesday, April 27
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
Metro Magazine reported on the partnership between Syracuse University and Centro to debut the GPS tracking system that provides predictive bus arrival times for riders.
“Wretches and Jabberers,” a documentary on the travels of disability rights advocates Tracy Thresher and Larry Bissonnette, was mentioned in a Fortune profile of John Hussman. The documentary, which is co-produced by School of Education Dean Douglas Biklen, is also featured in the Pasadena Star News.
Multichannel News reported on the Association of Cable Communicators’ Communications Institute, hosted by the Newhouse School on May 4 at SU’s Joseph I. Lubin House in New York City.
The Oneida Daily Dispatch reported that Kevin O’Keefe, a sophomore in The College of Arts and Sciences, will be the keynote speaker for the Oneidas Club 16th annual Public Safety Dinner.
Len Burman, Daniel Patrick Moynihan Professor of Public Affairs in the Maxwell School of Syracuse University, is quoted in a Bloomberg article on plans to reduce the U.S. budget deficit.
Menachem Z. Rosensaft, distinguished visiting lecturer at Syracuse University College of Law, authored an op-ed for the Jewish Journal on Holocaust remembrance in the age of genocide.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, is quoted in The Independent (UK) in a profile of TV news personality Piers Morgan.
Gizmodo (Australia) quotes Sheldon Stone, professor of physics in The College of Arts and Sciences, on rumors of the Higgs boson, the missing subatomic particle of the Standard Model.
David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law, spoke with WTDY Radio in Madison, Wisc.; WGST in Atlanta; and KFNN in Phoenix, Ariz., about the federal budget plan proposed by House Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan.
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