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…
Voting opens on Thursday, August 18 for best OrangeReports
Wednesday, Aug. 17, is the last day students can submit a report to OrangeReport for entry in the summer contest. Students can begin voting on what they deem are the best reports on Thursday, Aug. 18 until Friday, Aug. 26 at 5 p.m. Winners will be announced on Monday, Aug. 29.
Winners will be grouped into two categories for both the video and blog platforms, for a total of four winners: “Most Viewed” and “Best Report” (voted by students). Each of the contest winners will receive the following opportunity at the University Lecture Series of their choice (excluding the David Sedaris lecture):
-Invitation to the prestigious reception and formal dinner with the guest lecturer and other distinguished members of the University;
-VIP seating at the lecture;
-Personal photo with the guest lecturer;
-Access to exclusive networking opportunities
OrangeReport is student-driven news told through video or blogging. Its mission is to empower Syracuse University students to be their own “news reporter,” by creatively telling Scholarship in Action stories through multimedia platforms.