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: Friday, June 29
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
The Post-Standard reported on the appointment of Carl J. Schramm as University Professor. An internationally recognized leader in entrepreneurship, innovation and economic growth, Schramm comes to Syracuse following a decade as president of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
Marilyn Higgins, vice president of community engagement and economic development, took part in an Innovation Trail radio segment on anchor universities and Upstate New York’s economic relationships with its academic institutions.
SU Vice President for Enrollment Management Donald Saleh spoke with 9WSYR about the student impact of the recent Congressional action on student loan rates.
The Post-Standard previewed the new radio talk show by Saundra Smokes that will feature a roundtable discussion about female leadership with Chancellor Cantor, Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner, and Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney.
Roy Gutterman, associate professor of communications law and journalism and director of the Tully Center for Free Speech at the Newhouse School, authored an op-ed for Newsday on media reporting of Supreme Court decisions and alternate sources of information on Supreme Court cases.
David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law, appeared on MSNBC’s “The Last Word” to discuss Mitt Romney’s unanswered tax questions.
Syracuse.com previewed an online question-and-answer session with Thomas Dennison, professor of practice in public administration in the Maxwell School. On Monday, July 2, Dennison will take questions about the Affordable Care Act and the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision.
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