Joshua Widman's Articles

Central New York, Education

Young and old work together in Syracuse city school classrooms

By , BDJ 364.02

Click the play button above to hear about Foster Grandparents in Syracuse. Audio Transcript: Foster Grandparents By Josh Widman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Experience meets youth in Syracuse city schools thanks to Foster Grandparents. Foster Grandparents is a federally funded program that has been operating since 1965. This program is a part of Peace International. Peace […]

Continue Reading »

Central New York, Sports

CNY residents share anxiety over SU basketball’s bubble status

By , BDJ 364.02

Click the play button above to hear Central New York residents’ thoughts on Syracuse’s NCCA tournament chances. Audio Transcript: SU’s tournament chances By Joshua Widman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — It’s going to be another nervous Selection Sunday for Orange fans. After missing the NCAA tournament a season ago, Syracuse is 19-12, including an 8-10 record in […]

Continue Reading »