Sidney “Sid” Lerner ‘53, alumnus of Syracuse University and benefactor of the Maxwell School’s Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion, has passed away. During his career, the legendary advertising executive represented such well-known brands as Maxwell House and Texaco, and…
SU Press Book ‘Disability Rhetoric’ Wins PROSE Award
Syracuse University Press title “Disability Rhetoric” by Jay Timothy Dolmage won a 2015 PROSE Award in the Language and Linguistics category. Dolmage is associate professor of English at the University of Waterloo and founding editor of the Canadian Journal of Disability Studies.
The American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence annually recognize the best in professional and scholarly publishing by bringing attention to distinguished books, journals and electronic content in over 40 categories. Judged by peer publishers, librarians and medical professionals, the awards recognize publishers and authors for their commitment to pioneering works of research and for contributing to the conception, production and design of landmark works in their fields.
The PROSE Awards are sponsored by the Professional Scholarly Publishing division of the Association of American Publishers and announced at the PSP Annual Conference.