The Juice

November 13, 2014 - 10:23am
Alexis Okeowo offers insight about reporting on stories abroad and crisis journalism to Syracuse University students and faculty.


Working in a variety of countries, writer and reporter Alexis Okeowo dealt with cultural differences by listening to locals and observing their behavior.

“I find that just being a very good listener is useful,” Okeowo said. “Just listening, even when you are interviewing people.”

November 12, 2014 - 11:45pm
In an email to the SU community, Chancellor Kent Syverud said effective change will require moving forward.

The Syracuse University administration on Wednesday night offered its final written response to the demands of THE General Body, a coalition of student groups that has staged a sit-in in Crouse-Hinds Hall since Monday, Nov. 3.

November 7, 2014 - 6:24pm
Doors to the building closed at 5 p.m., and will unlock at 7 a.m. Monday.

Forty students will remain in the lobby Crouse-Hinds Hall this weekend, continuing the sit-in that began after the Diversity and Transparency Rally on Monday afternoon.

November 7, 2014 - 11:47am
On Friday morning, students maintained they would stay until they receive a written commitment from the administration to address concerns.

Photo: Georgie SilvaroleTHE General Body staged a rally outside the Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel and Conference Center on Friday morning, holding signs and speaking with press as the SU Board of Trustees met inside the building.

November 7, 2014 - 1:11am
THE General Body declined the administration's proposals, which were contingent on them vacating Crouse-Hinds by Friday.

The Crouse-Hinds Hall sit-in continued into its fourth night on Thursday, after students and administration failed to reach an agreement during the day.

November 6, 2014 - 7:38am
Unsatisfied with their discussion with the chancellor, students continued to spend the night in the building lobby.

Students representing THE General Body began their sit-in at the Crouse-Hinds lobby on Monday afternoon, following a Diversity and Transparency Rally on the Quad.

November 4, 2014 - 8:11pm
The turtle was installed during the 2000-2001 school year.

Department of Public Safety officials are looking for the person who tipped over a large ceramic turtle outside of the Early Education and Childcare Center on South Campus this weekend.

October 28, 2014 - 11:54pm
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Alumnus Lewis Williams spoke on whether multiculturalism has become the new mainstream at the Joyce Hergenhan Auditorium at Newhouse 3 Tuesday. The answer, he said, cannot by answered simply by yes or no.

October 27, 2014 - 11:18pm
Two previous listening meetings prompted by the Advocacy Center's closure took place in the summer.

About 50 Syracuse University students and faculty members gathered for the third and final listening meeting on sexual assault services on Monday in Schine Student Center. Participants also included members of the Chancellor’s Workgroup on Sexual Violence Prevention, Education and Advocacy, including co-chair Chase Catalano, and representatives from the Division of Student Affairs.

October 23, 2014 - 5:39pm
The frenetic actor and comic, known for his starring roles in 'Ride Along' and 'About Last Night,' will visit SU on Nov. 2 for a stand-up set and a Q-and-A/film screening.

Kevin Hart -- the manic, hyperactive comedian who graduated from hilarious bit player in Judd Apatow films to become a Hollywood-ready leading man -- will perform at Goldstein Auditorium on Nov. 2, University Union announced tonight.