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January 29, 2015 - 9:12pm
Former executive assistant to Sean Combs gives Syracuse University students tips for success during his speech at Newhouse.

When in doubt, quit.

For most people, this advice is the exact opposite of what you have heard from mentors, role models and educators for your entire life.

But if entrepreneur lifestyle expert and founder of MusicIsMyBusiness Aaron Paxton Arnold had followed the norm, he might still be married to his first wife, working for corporate public relations firms making a six-figure salary while dreading every day of his life.

January 25, 2015 - 10:23pm
University Union lines up 'Workaholics' co-creator and star for stand-up show.

While it seems that Adam DeVine is all over TV and film lately, he soon will be at Syracuse University, too.

University Union announced Sunday night that the co-creator, writer, and star of the hit Comedy Central show Workaholics will perform at Goldstein Auditorium on Feb. 24.

December 5, 2014 - 11:52am
Liz Liddy, dean of the School of Information Studies, will step up as interim provost effective Jan. 1.

Syracuse University’s vice chancellor and provost, Eric Spina, will step down at the end of 2014, according to a Dec. 5 SU News Release.

December 1, 2014 - 11:56pm
Protesters began their march from Hendricks Chapel to Marshall Street at the time that Michael Brown was shot on Aug. 9.

On Monday, Dec. 1, Syracuse University’s Quad was silent. More than 100 students, faculty and Syracuse community members filled the area in front of Hendricks Chapel, using their silence to honor the memory of Michael Brown. They remained hushed for 4.5 minutes in remembrance of the 4.5 hours that the unarmed teen was left lying dead in the street after Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed him on Aug. 9. In response to news that Wilson would not be indicted for the incident, they joined a nationwide event that used silence to shout that black lives like Brown’s matter.

November 20, 2014 - 11:46am
Bea Gonzalez, Syverud's liaison to the student coalition, with meet with THE General Body at 1:30 p.m.

Chancellor Kent Syverud has agreed to meet with THE General Body again, according to a letter sent to the student coalition on Wednesday.

November 17, 2014 - 5:23pm
Several professors spoke in support of the organization and its goals during the rally.

In a noon rally at the Remembrance Wall in front of Hall of Languages, students in THE General Body reaffirmed their commitment to their 14-day sit-in of Crouse-Hinds Hall.

November 14, 2014 - 4:19pm
Protesters covered the fence around Crouse-Hinds Hall with signs identifying loved ones who have died due to a lack of support.

THE General Body stepped out on the 12th day of their sit-in, staging a silent protest took place outside Chancellor Kent Syverud’s house at 12:30 p.m. and a rally and subsequent vigil at 2 p.m.

November 13, 2014 - 9:23am
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 - 10:45pm
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 - 5:24pm
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.