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: Wednesday, March 7
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
Efren Lopez, a student in the Newhouse Military Photojournalism Program, was featured in Sean Kirst’s Post-Standard column about the Syracuse VA Medical Center Creative Arts Competition.
The Post-Standard covered the Tuesday evening lecture on campus by civil rights activist, author and scholar Cornel West. West’s lecture was sponsored by the Delta Zeta chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. and the Student African Society.
William Ward, professor of practice in the Newhouse School, is quoted in the Grand Rapids Press on social media use by political candidates.
A Huffington Post column by Anthony Otero, assistant director for Student Centers and Programming Services, looks at Latino students’ assimilation into college life.
Maxwell School professors of public administration William Duncombe and John Yinger are mentioned in a Post-Standard editorial on merging school
districts to save money.
9WSYR quotes Peter Wilcoxen, associate professor of economics and public administration at the Maxwell School, about how gas stations set their prices, regardless of the refinery location.
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