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National Orange Day celebrates SU's 144th birthday
As Syracuse University turns 144 on March 24, the campus is engaged in daylong activities ranging from signing a giant birthday card to eating cake.
Professors increasingly use Twitter to engage students
Faculty members at many universities have begun to use social media as a tool to connect to students outside of the classroom.
SU cleans up for RecycleMania
The national recycling competition reaches Syracuse as students and staff continue to work toward sustainability.
Getting to know Dr. Ruth Chen
SU's new First Lady has kept busy by getting to know students, faculty and her surroundings since joining the Syracuse community.
Live: Cartoonist and author Roz Chast at Syracuse University
Follow updates from New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast University Lectures talk at 7:30 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel.
MSNBC's Chris Hayes goes all in with Syracuse
The talk show host discussed America's meritocratic system and how it has led to elitism in his University Lectures Series speech.
Live: MSNBC host Chris Hayes at Syracuse University
Follow updates from MSNBC's political commentator Chris Hayes University Lectures talk at 7:30 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel.
Future Friday features 3-D scanning and printing
The iSchool's NEXIS lab highlighted emerging technologies, including Google Glass, a virtual reality headset and even three-dimensional models.
Hendricks food pantry serves hungry students
An increasing number of students facing food insecurity receive support from a collection of goods right on campus.
Graduate students with children seek solutions to daycare problems
Student parents continue to have trouble finding affordable childcare beyond SU's crowded facilities.
SUA senior saves DPS officer's life
Field supervisor Billy Fletcher arrived just in the nick of time to rescue Officer Stan Prue, who was struck by lightning.
First generation student persists through obstacles
Alaska native Allison Baker faced many hurdles before and after her acceptance to Syracuse University.
345 seconds in the Super Bowl spotlight
More than 200 members of Syracuse University's marching band took part in the Super Bowl pre-game performance.
Students reacted happily to news that classes were canceled after 2:15 p.m. Wednesday afternoon after a persistent snowfall.
SU celebrates Lunar New Year
The Chinese Students and Scholars Association marked the start of the Year of the Horse with performances in its annual gala.
From Duke to the Super Bowl, SU Marching Band is ready to play
In a matter of 24 hours, SUMB members will be performing at one of the largest regular season NCAA college basketball games ever and then the world's biggest annual football event.
Smothers acts as role model, family member to West Side kids
Mary Alice Smothers' passion for helping others is apparent in her long days at the office and outgoing personality
Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and legacy honored in annual celebration
1,900 people gathered at the 29th annual event in the Carrier Dome featuring Freeman Hrabowski, a university president who marched with Dr. King in the 1960s.
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: The legacy of Pan Am Flight 103
December 21, 1988 changed our world forever. Explore how with this interactive series.
SU App Challenge: for students, by students
The iSchool's Second Annual SU App Challenge on Dec. 5 featured three new applications created by university students to make life easier on campus.
3D printers pop up on campus
A three-dimensional printer produces objects by squeezing tiny layers of plastic on top of each other in an additive process. It is a way of taking a digital file and bringing it into the world as a physical object.
SU reacts to LGBT-targeted vandalism
A campus display intended to raise awareness of transgender individuals was vandalized Friday.
Reflecting and looking ahead for outgoing SA President Allie Curtis
After a term that "toughened" her up, Allie Curtis will continue to stay involved in student government during her final semester at SU.
First University Lectures speaker Sen. George Mitchell back after a decade
Sen. George Mitchell led a discussion focusing on worldwide issues and the need for communication between different countries in the final installment of the University Lectures series this semester.
'Fast four' with the 2013 Student Association candidates
Presidential and vice presidential candidates answer key questions about their platforms, hopes and goals.
Drones bring soaring new technology to SU
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, or UAVs, have landed at Syracuse with the help of professors, students and the Skyworks Project.
WellsLink celebrates 10 years of achievement, diversity
The WellsLink Leadership Program, celebrating 10 years since its creation, is an organization that strives to help students of color in academic, social, emotional and cultural ways.
Belfer Audio Archive struggles to be heard
Director Jenny Doctor charges to improve Belfer’s profile among students and faculty and to bring the archive out of the dark with 50th anniversary celebration.
'Aimless Love,' but not so aimless humor with poet Billy Collins
Notable poet Billy Collins spoke in Hendricks Chapel Wednesday as part of the 2013 University Lectures.
Live: Poet Billy Collins at Syracuse University
Follow updates from former U.S. poet laureate's University Lectures talk at 7:30 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel.
SU mourns death of esteemed alumnus
Influential singer and songwriter Lou Reed died Sunday after undergoing a liver transplant earlier this year.
Yo-yo for froyo: queen of Yogurtland named
Laura Cohen visits Yogurtland more than a few times a week — and that was before she was randomly chosen to become their queen.
University Lectures speaker Eric Liu defines "true meaning of patriotism"
In SU's second talk of the year, the civic entrepreneur spoke to students at Hendricks Chapel about the spirit of citizenship.
Fifty years of Honors at SU
The Renee Crown Honors program, founded by English literature chairwoman Mary Marshall in 1963, celebrates 50th Anniversary this year.
Pan Am lives remembered during Rose Laying Ceremony
Remembrance Scholars and community members place roses on the Wall of Remembrance to commemorate lives lost in Pan Am 103 Flight.
Pulitzer Prize-winning Kushner talks literature and politics
The Syracuse University Lecture Series kicked-off its 2013-2014 season on Tuesday with Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, screenwriter and author Tony Kushner.
Remembrance Scholars reflect on 25th anniversary of Pan Am Flight 103
This year marks the 25h anniversary of the Pan Am Flight 103, which killed 35 Syracuse University students.
Live: Playwright Tony Kushner at Syracuse University
Follow updates from the award-winning writer's University Lectures talk at 7:30 p.m. in Hendricks Chapel.
In their shoes
Video: The Syracuse University class of 1963, celebrating its Golden Reunion this year, offers advice to current students and this year's graduating class.
Five distinguished alumni presented with prestigious Arents Award
Five distinct professionals with five very different careers were each awarded with an Arents Award on Friday.
Orange Central event schedule to offer concerts, talks and more
Homecoming 2013 kicks off this week with events, lectures, food and fun for the entire SU community, past and present.
Getting to know SU's newest chancellor Kent D. Syverud
Friends and colleagues say to expect great things from the man who will lead the university in January.
New chancellor chosen to replace outgoing Cantor
Kent D. Syverud, dean of the School of Law at Washington University in St. Louis, brings experience and local perspective to chancellor position.
Syracuse University Symposium: a look ahead at 'Listening'
The annual Syracuse Symposium -- this year entitled, 'Listening' -- kicks off Thursday.
Juice Jam 2013: Ushering in the new semester with sunshine, live music, and a lot of dancing
On a beautiful day filled with sunshine and non-stop music, Syracuse students took to social media to share their thoughts and favorite moments from the day.
On the first day of classes, what is your new (school) year's resolution?
While some Syracuse students hope to spend more time meeting new people others wish to concentrate on academic achievement.
'Bleeding Orange' means more than ever on graduation day
Commencement closes out the school year and college careers for more than 6,000 Syracuse and SUNY-ESF students.
Four Years, One Memory
Graduating seniors reflect on their best times at SU.
Bounce houses, beer and glitter make for Mayfest 2013 memories
Commentary: Syracuse University senior Jillian D'Onfro describes her last Mayfest and thinks back on past years' celebrations.
Students break out bright clothes and glitter for this year's Mayfest
Mayfest 2013 offered something for everyone with concerts and free food in Walnut Park, parties on Euclid and an evening Block Party featuring Trey Songz and Ke$ha.
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