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: Tuesday, April 3
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
Statistics from the Syracuse University Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) on IRS county income data are referenced in Times-Picayune (New Orleans) and WBRZ (Baton Rouge, La.) reports about the geographic distribution of highest taxpayer incomes in the state.
Student entrepreneurial pitches at the “Emerging Talk” business competition were the focus of an Innovation Trail higher education report. Bruce Kingma, SU associate provost for entrepreneurship and innovation, is mentioned in the piece.
A Rochester Democrat & Chronicle story on RIT’s small version of the #140characters conference mentions the upcoming #140cuse social media conference to be held by the School of Information Studies (iSchool) at SU April 19.
The Sunday Post-Standard Stars magazine reviewed the “Identity and Reflection: Works by W. Michelle Harris and Michael Roman” exhibition at the Community Folk Art Center. SU alumnus Roman is a 2004 graduate of the College of Visual and Performing Arts.
A WRVO news report on a Syracuse rally following the death of Trayvon Martin quotes Timothy Eatman, assistant professor of higher education in the School of Education.
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