Why do faculty and staff from across the University volunteer to lead sections of the First-Year Seminar? Consuelo Endrigo-Williams and Rhonda Chester do it for the connection with students and the life of the University outside the boundaries of their…
SU in the News: Friday, November 9
SU NEWS AND EVENTS COVERAGE
POPSCI, the online portal for Popular Science magazine, featured research on bat-wing planes being conducted at Syracuse University by Patrick Mather, director of the Syracuse Biomaterials Institute. Mather teaches in the L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science.
Local PBS station OETA reported on an SU graduate and artist who is remembering the lives lost on Pan AM 103 through her artwork and paintings.
Syracuse.com previewed next week’s scheduled visit of the Ra Ra Riot group on Wednesday, Nov. 14 in Setnor Auditorium.
BNN, Canada’s Business News Network, had guest Len Burman, a professor of public affairs and international affairs in the Maxwell School, as part of the discussion on the post-election results concerning taxes in America.
University Professor Carl Schramm was quoted in The Washington Times review of his book “Better Capitalism.”
M. Cristina Marchetti was quoted in Science and Tech Mail Online in an article concerning a gel that can potentially help individuals battling cancer. Marchetti teaches physics in The College of Arts in Sciences.
Mehrzad Boroujerdi was quoted in Bloomberg Businessweek and San Francisco Chronicle SFGate in discussion about Iran’s economy. Boroujerdi is director of the Middle Eastern Studies Program in the Maxwell School and College of Arts and Sciences.