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, April 12
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
Accounting Today reported on the latest information from SU’s Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) that illustrates how the IRS program to audit high wealth individuals is ineffective up to this point.
9WSYR’s “Bridge Street” program featured three individual segments on SU’s programs and people. The three segments highlighted were (view clips):
- toy designer Roy Wilson, a 1970 alumnus of the College of Visual and Performing Arts, who is exhibiting his award-winning educational toy designs March 23-April 17 at the Design Gallery at The Warehouse;
- the second annual Syracuse Air Guitar Competition to be held April 14 at the Red House, presented by the Department of Art and Music Histories in The College of Arts and Sciences;
- and this weekend’s 2012 SU/ESF Relay for Life event at the Carrier Dome, to benefit the American Cancer Society.
The Post-Standard previewed today’s lecture by William Dudley, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, at Eggers Hall.
The Post-Standard highlighted SU’s Morton Schiff Jazz Ensemble performance as a weekend “Best Bet.”
The Post-Standard reported on the Media Unit poetry readings on the Connective Corridor buses. The readings and artists performances are part of the Connective Corridor’s “‘In Motion’ series.”
Rick Burton, David B. Falk Professor of Sport Management in the Falk College, was quoted in Inc.com on wisdom and advice shared by frequent travelers. He was also recently quoted in Bloomberg on sponsorship at the Masters Tournament, and he spoke with 9WSYR about the hype surrounding college signing day announcements.
SU School of Informtion Studies (iSchool) professor Milton Mueller is quoted in Fierce Government IT.com about the proposal for Internet registries to accept IPv4 address block transfers from other registries.
Sandra Bargainnier, associate professor of exercise science in the School of Education, is quoted in the Syracuse New Times on the need for children to play outside and appreciate their natural surroundings.
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