The prestigious Hult Prize Foundation has selected Syracuse University Libraries’ Blackstone LaunchPad & Techstars (LaunchPad) to host the Hult Prize Regional Summit. Hult Prize Impact Summits are hosted in 100 locations around the world, and this year Syracuse is one…
SU in the News: Thursday, July 7
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
A Success magazine feature on primatologist Jane Goodall describes Goodall’s introduction to students in the 2006 Milton First-Year Lecture in Syracuse University’s College of Arts and Sciences, and quotes Dean Emerita Cathryn R. Newton.
Research by a team from SU’s College of Arts and Sciences and Yale University providing a clearer picture of the Earth’s temperature approximately 50 million years ago is featured in Red Orbit and is cited in a Palm Beach Daily News story on climate and weather forecasting in South Florida.
Today’s Dick Case column in the Post-Standard notes SU Archives as the source for a photo accompanying Case’s earlier story on SU alumnus Peter Falk and his role in a White Bucks and Tales SU student talent show from the 1950s. Edward Galvin, director of Archives and Records Management, provided details. The piece also mentions the SU Press book, “Our Movie Houses: A History of Film & Cinematic Innovation in Central New York,” written by Norman O. Keim, founder of the SU Film Studies Center, and David Marc, associate editor of SU Magazine.
David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law, appeared on MSNBC‘s “Ed Show” (view clip) to discuss Republican priorities.
Harriet Brown, assistant professor of magazine journalism in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, interviewed with host Sean Moncrieff of Newstalk Ireland about her book, “Brave Girl Eating.”
University Professor Peter Blanck, chairman of the Burton Blatt Institute (BBI), is quoted in a Diversity Executive article on the ongoing nature of diversity and inclusion efforts within organizations.
A new post by Len Burman, Daniel Patrick Moynihan Professor of Public Affairs in the Maxwell School, in the Forbes blog “Impertinent Economist” discusses federal borrowing and the debt ceiling.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the Newhouse School, is quoted in a Business Insider report on plans for beer and wine sales through fast food restaurant franchises.
The trade media IndieWire response to Monday’s New York Times article about film and television programs at American colleges and universities includes comment by Tula Goenka, associate professor of television-radio-film at the Newhouse School.
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