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January 2013
As we begin the new year, all of us at Syracuse University extend to you our best wishes for a happy, healthy, and wonderful 2013!
Alumni News

We’re Pinstripe Bowl Champions!

The SU football team has won the Pinstripe Bowl for the second time in three years.

We’re Pinstripe Bowl Champions!

SU students, alumni, fans, and friends celebrated SU’s impressive win over West Virginia in the Pinstripe Bowl. Read more...

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BrandYourself, founded by a team of SU alums, offers students and graduates complimentary accounts to improve their personal brands on the web. Go to the site, create an account or log in to an existing account, then click on the green upgrade button and use the code

SU’s Summer College for high school students is now offering a discount on program fees for children and grandchildren of SU alumni. To learn more, visit

Former Director of Alumni Relations and Arents Award (1990) and Melvin A. Eggers Senior Alumni Award (2005) recipient Eleanor “Ellie” Ludwig ’43, G’45 passed away on December 21. Read more...

Upcoming Events

Sabo Media CEO Walter Sabo Jr. to speak at Lubin

Walter Sabo Jr., CEO of Sabo Media, will be the featured speaker at the Whitman Club of NYC event on January 22.

Sabo Media CEO Walter Sabo Jr. to speak at Lubin

The Whitman Alumni Club of NYC Speaker Series is hosting “Media Engagement Secrets Revealed...from the Proven World of Radio,” featuring Walter Sabo ’74, on January 22 at Lubin House in New York City. Get more information...

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A Generation Orange Networking Event will be held at Lubin House in NYC on January 15, 2013. Register now...

“What Does Health Care Reform Really Mean?”—featuring Professor Thomas H. Dennison—will be the program at the Suncoast Alumni Club’s annual luncheon in Sarasota on February 7, 2013. The luncheon is in the Signature Room at Gecko’s Grill & Pub. The next evening, February 8, the South Florida Alumni Club will host Dennison for a reception and a repeat of his presentation at The Addison in Boca Raton. Click on the city to make your reservation.

View the regional calendar for more events around the country.

Check out SU is US, a blog written by National Alumni Board President Brian Spector ’78.

SU News

Fishing for an agreement on mercury

L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science Professor Charles Driscoll co-authored "Sources to Seafood; Mercury Contamination in the Marine Environment."

Fishing for an agreement on mercury

Charley Driscoll says he’s not trying to scare anyone. But this story may have you looking a little differently at that tuna fish sandwich you have in your brown bag for lunch. Read about his report, issued in advance of the final meeting in Geneva to develop an International Mercury Treaty.

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SU establishes new mobile device security standard 

The College of Law now offers a master of laws (LL.M.) in American law, an advanced legal degree for foreign-trained lawyers. Get more information in English or in Korean.

The Central New York Regional Economic Development Council, co-chaired by Chancellor and President Nancy Cantor, was awarded $93.8 million in funding and was recognized as a top performer among the state’s 10 regional councils. Read more...

Have a suggestion for SU’s 2014 Commencement speaker? Submit your nomination...

Athletics News

Coach Boeheim surpasses Bobby Knight with 903 wins

Coach Jim Boeheim moved into second place for all-time wins in NCAA Division 1 Basketball history with the team's recent win over Rutgers.

Coach Boeheim surpasses Bobby Knight with 903 wins

Men’s basketball head coach Jim Boeheim surpassed Bobby Knight for sole possession of second place on the Division I all-time wins list with 903 victories after the #7/7 Orange beat Rutgers in the Carrier Dome. Read more...

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Doug Marrone ’88 named Buffalo Bills’ new head coach

Women’s basketball player Skyes named Big East Rookie of the Week

Men’s lacrosse features eight home games for the 2012 season

Lelan Rogers ’87 selected for induction into NYS Section III Wrestling Hall of Fame

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