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, June 30
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
A Post-Standard editorial on the concept of complete streets in regional infrastructure notes Connective Corridor improvements along University Avenue and East Genesee Street.
Today’s dedication of a public art sculpture by Dennis Earle, adjunct professor in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, located in the Hawley-Green neighborhood, is previewed by Syracuse.com.
Kevin Noble Maillard, associate professor in the College of Law, organized a New York Times “Room for Debate” discussion on same-sex marriages and religious exemptions to the new and proposed laws.
Roy Gutterman, associate professor of communications law and journalism at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, authored an op-ed in Jurist on violent video games and First Amendment rights. The recent Supreme Court decision on the issue was also the topic for a Huffington Post commentary by Gutterman.
Milton Mueller, professor in the School of Information Studies (iSchool), is quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on anticipated competition for new top-level domain names under new rules recently adopted by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).
The Voice of Russia interviewed David M. Crane L’80, professor of practice in the College of Law, on Muammar Gadhafi and the International Criminal Court arrest warrants. An audio link is also available.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the Newhouse School, is quoted in a CBS News story on the suspension of MSNBC analyst Mark Halperin, after inappropriate comments aired on the Morning Joe show.
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