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, March 29
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
Rebecca Moore Howard, professor of writing and rhetoric in The College of Arts and Sciences, and co-principal investigator of the Citation Project, is featured in a Chronicle of Higher Education article on the project, which examines plagiarism and the teaching of writing, looking at source-based student papers from 16 institutions, including Ivy League universities, private and public institutions, liberal arts colleges, religious institutions and community colleges.
Institute for Veterans and Military Families, and Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities recruitment/marketing materials were shown on “Hiring Our Heroes” on NBC’s Rock Center with Brian Williams. NBC and MSNBC have partnered with the nationwide initiative to help veterans and military spouses find meaningful employment.
Mediabistro highlighted the news that CNN’s Anderson Cooper will emcee the Mirror Awards ceremony in New York City on June 13.
The Albany Business Review previewed Syracuse University’s involvement in the New York State Business Plan Competition with the University at Albany’s College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering.
The Post-Standard reported on the announcement of Syracuse Stage’s 2012-13 season.
Mike Haynie, founder/executive director of the Institute for Veterans and Military Families, authored an op-ed for the New York Daily News on the case for hiring a veteran. The IVMF recently issued a report, “The Business Case for Hiring a Veteran: Beyond the Clichés.”
David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law, authored a Reuters column on the right and guarantee of landline telephone service in the United States.
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