By Michael Tricarico SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications is known for graduating some of the best sports broadcasters in the industry. Many of those same sportscasters also came through the halls of WAER radio. Most people only hear the finished product that airs on the radio, but not many […]
By Kevin Ryans SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)- In the world of commercial media, it is all about the ratings. Media outlets want to get as many people to watch their broadcast as possible. And they have probably just found their newest tool to maintain, or raise those ratings, in the form of live video-streaming apps, such […]
By Nick Petraccione SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – Many people who celebrate Easter are familiar with its many traditions, like painting eggs, the Easter Bunny, and baskets full of candy. But where exactly do these traditions come from? In fact, why is Easter even called “Easter?” There are many theories floating around as to the […]
By Kali Fisher, BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (NCC News) – In 2004, Rick Yarosh enlisted in the United States Army. He said he realized he hadn’t done anything for his country and more importantly for himself. By 2006 Yarosh was deployed over to Iraq just south of Baghdad. Injuries It was while he was on patrol that his tank was hit […]
Young people spend a lot of time listening to music on their headphones. But if this is done too often, it could have an affect on a person’s hearing. Audiologist Kristen Kennedy at the Gebbie Clinic at Syracuse University says noise-canceling headphones are somewhat of a solution.