Syracuse University Press has released the two inaugural volumes in its new Critical Arab American Studies series. This groundbreaking series features innovative scholarship and cutting-edge theoretical work that extends the study of Arab Americans beyond Orientalist and Islamophobic paradigms. The…
SU in the News: Friday, September 28
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
A Post-Standard article notes Syracuse University participation in a project sampling Southern Tier groundwater and analyzing shale-water. Gregory Hoke, assistant professor of earth sciences at The College of Arts and Sciences, is quoted.
A YNN report on voter registration highlighted student participation at SU.
The Post-Standard reported on ticket availability for upcoming Common Ground for Peace events featuring His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Oct. 8-9 at SU. Also, a WKTV report covered details of the One World Concert to be hosted by SU.
9WSYR reported on an internship fair held on the SU campus.
A 9WSYR “Bridge Street” segment featured the Empty Bowls fundraiser held Friday at The Warehouse. SU faculty and students assist with creating the bowls for the event. Sarah Wilson, a College of Visual and Performing Arts graduate student, was interviewed.
David Cay Johnston, distinguished visiting lecturer in the College of Law, spoke with MSNBC‘s “The Last Word” about Mitt Romney’s tax returns.
Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, was quoted in the Washington Post and spoke with WTOP radio (Washington, D.C.) on the legacy of the recently deceased entertainer Andy Williams. Also Thompson is quoted in a Reuters article about TV reinventions of Sherlock Holmes.
Recent Congressional testimony by Leonard Burman, the Daniel Patrick Moynihan Professor of Public Affairs at the Maxwell School, is cited in a New York Times piece on the annual publication of the Forbes 400 list of the wealthiest Americans. Also, Burman is quoted in a Washington Post article on Mitt Romney’s tax policy.
A Huffington Post column by Menachem Z. Rosensaft, distinguished visiting lecturer at SU College of Law, discusses President Obama’s speech to the United Nations and his positions on Iran and Israel.
Rebecca Moore Howard, professor of writing and rhetoric in The College of Arts and Sciences, is mentioned in a Globe and Mail (Toronto, Canada) article on journalism and originality.