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SU in the News: Friday, October 15, 2010

October 15, 2010


ABC reported on the Near Westside Initiative (NWSI), Connective Corridor, and COLAB project “A Love Letter to Syracuse.”

Syracuse University student Carmine Pierre is quoted in a WSYR-TV story on student use of social networking tools. Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, is also quoted in the segment.

Grant Reeher, professor of political science in the Maxwell School, interviewed Kathleen Hall Jamieson, communications professor and director of the Annenberg Public Policy Center at the University of Pennsylvania, on WRVO about media, money and political messages in the upcoming mid-term elections, along with the role of the Tea Party movement.

A brief WSYR-AM report on the SU homecoming celebration made note of the NBA exhibition game and the planned pre-game autograph session.

The Post-Standard reported on students from the Newhouse School documenting life in Auburn this weekend.

The Post-Standard featured the report by the Onondaga Citizens League on sustainable ways to control urban sprawl in Central New York.

The Central New York Business Journal reported on the $85,000 grant received by the South Side Innovation Center.


Robert Thompson, director of the Bleier Center for Television and Popular Culture in the Newhouse School, commented in Monsters and Critics about Fox News’ Glenn Beck.

Stuart Rosenthal, Melvin A. Eggers Economics Faculty Scholar in the Maxwell School, is quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on budget deficits in the United Kingdom.

Len Burman, Daniel Patrick Moynihan Professor of Public Affairs in the Maxwell School, is quoted in a Christian Science Monitor column on the proposed repeal of President Bush’s tax cuts for wealthy Americans.

Menachem Z. Rosensaft, distinguished visiting lecturer at SU College of Law, authored a Washington Post “On Faith” column on the political and legal history of same-sex marriage.


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