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SU in the News: Friday, March 19, 2010

March 19, 2010


Research by Scott Pitnick, professor of biology in The College of Arts and Sciences, highlighting previously unobservable events occurring between insemination and fertilization by genetically altering fruit flies, was featured in Scientific American,, ABC, BBC, National Geographic, CBC News, and The Scientist.

The Washington Post and Associated Press reported on the dispute between the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services and Syracuse University’s Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) regarding a USCIS charge for a Freedom of Information Act request.

The Post-Standard reported on SU alumnus and mayor of Detroit Dave Bing being the speaker at Whitman Days at the Whitman School of Management.


Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the Newhouse School, was quoted in the Republican American and Los Angeles Times on the death of actor Fess Parker.


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