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…
Advance sale tickets available for New York State Fair
It’s that time of year again! Tickets for the Great New York State Fair will be on sale at the Schine Box Office starting Aug. 25. A limited supply of reduced-price tickets are available at $5 for students and $6 for staff and faculty, presenting an SU ID or SUNY-ESF ID.
Transportation to and from the State Fair on Saturday, Sept. 3 is available to SU and SUNY-ESF students, staff, and faculty at no charge. Pick-up and drop-off locations are at College Place and the Main Gate at the New York State Fairgrounds. SU or SUNY-ESF ID is required for admittance onto the shuttle. For the full shuttle schedule, go to http://parking.syr.edu/Parking/uploads/State%20Fair%20Shuttle%202011.pdf
For more information, contact the Office of First-Year and Transfer Programs at 443-1012.