Francisco Javier Romero Achon's Articles

Central New York, Education, International

Uncharted Territory: the College Application Process for International Students

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By Javier Romero SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) – Studying abroad in the United States is an attractive opportunity for many international students who look to have a life-changing experience in which they get out of their comfort zone, receive a quality education, and improve their English. However, in many cases, students are complete strangers to a college […]

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Arts, Central New York, Spring 2017, Things to do

First ever city-wide SUArt exhibition questions status quo

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By Javier Romero SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse University is showcasing the work of 29 candidates for its Masters of Fine Arts in the exhibition “Let´s be Dragons”. The collection, which features paintings, sculptures, ceramics, illustrations and other forms of art, hopes to challenge established structures that limit individuality and uniqueness. The freedom given to […]

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Arts, International, Music, Things to do

Brazilian Artists Bring Special Kind of Guitar Music to Syracuse

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By Javier Romero SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News)  Syracuse University is hosting a Brazilian guitar concert Tuesday night, April 4, featuring three of the most renowned Brazilian guitarists in the United States. Dr. Silvia Lazo, a professor in the Arts & Music History Department in Syracuse University, is organizing the event to bring live music to students […]

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