Mark Monmonier, Distinguished Professor of geography and the environment in the Maxwell School, was cited in The Washington Post opinion article “America’s maps are still filled with racist place names.” Monmonier, an expert on the history of cartography and map…
Members of Syracuse University Community Attend Dominican Day Parade in New York City
Last month, Syracuse University was represented at the Dominican Day Parade of New York City, an event which celebrates Dominican culture and pride. English Professor Silvio Torres-Saillant helped organize the group and was a member of the board that planned the parade.
Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations Miguel Sapp and Manager of Alumni Programs Angela Morales-Patterson responded quickly to the an invitation to the University to join this year’s parade as a sponsor. They pulled together a sizable cohort of marchers who displayed SU’s colors and distributed SU memorabilia.