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…
‘It’s On Us’ Installs Moving Display
On April 27, 2016, members of the “It’s on US” Week of Action planning committee and the peer educators from the Office of Health Promotion installed a visual display across the Syracuse University Quad.
Samantha Skaller ’17 led the development and implementation of the display at Syracuse. She is one of 17 members of the national It’s On Us Student Advisory Committee, in addition to her with work as a peer educator at Syracuse. The display is the capping event of the “It’s on US Week of Action” held this April during national Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
In a spontaneous collaboration, ROTC students on the quad suspended their daily conditioning exercises and eagerly jumped in to lend a hand; helping fill cups with sand and assisting organizers with the placement of the visual display.