Greek life organizations have a long history of incorporating philanthropic work into their missions. That certainly was the case this March, when 13 sororities of the Panhellenic Council at Syracuse University banded together to raise more than $5,700 for people…
SU in the News: Tuesday, May 15
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
A New York Times blog post “A Dream College Acceptance, With the Money to Make It Come True,” highlights a graduating high school senior’s dream college acceptance to The College of Arts and Sciences and the S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications.
The Hollywood Reporter, Entertainment Weekly, Los Angeles Times, MSNBC, Yahoo! TV, Marketwatch, San Francisco Business Times, Nonprofit Quarterly, CBS News and NBC-4 Southern California reported on the launch of the “Got Your 6” campaign, of which the Institute for Veterans and Military Families is a strategic partner. The IVMF was mentioned in the media blitz centered on the campaign, which unites the entertainment industry with top tier nonprofit organizations to change the military-civilian conversation in America. Got Your 6 was officially launched Thursday, May 10, in Hollywood, with the mission to empower our nation’s veterans and military families to be understood as leaders and assets that will reinvigorate their communities and our nation.
USA Today, the Washington Business Journal and Marketwatch reported on Larry Kramer ’72, alumnus and adjunct professor of media management at the Newhouse School, being named president and publisher of USA Today.
The Post-Standard, YNN, WRVO, Innovation Trail, and CNY Central reported on the news conference hosted by the IVMF, with U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-NY) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) to announce bipartisan legislation focused on improving veteran transition assistance, employment, education and federal licensure. The Post-Standard also cited the recent conference on community support for veterans, hosted by the IVMF and U.S. Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle in April at the Oncenter.
OnlineMBA featured an article on the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV), founded in 2007 at the Whitman School and operated by the IVMF. IVMF staff member Jared Lyon, EBV national program manager, is quoted.
“The Young Turks with Cenk Uygur” program spoke with David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law, about banking industry losses.
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