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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse

Goals for the First Ever Central New York Literary Festival

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Listen here to find out about the goals behind the CNY Literary Festival being held on November 30th. They will host public readings and author signings, as well as offer hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Audio Transcript: CNY Literary Festival By Matt Dzenawager SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — On November 30th, the first ever Central New York Literary Festival […]

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Central New York, Education, Government, Health, Syracuse, Uncategorized

New York Mandates Mental Health Education in Schools

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Mental Health in NY Public Schools SCRIPT By Rashika Jaipuriar SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – School may be in session for the year, but New York schools are still catching up on summer homework. The state’s latest legislative changes  went into effect on July 1, and now K-12 public schools are required to incorporate mental health education […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse

Syracuse Schools and Police Join Forces to Help Students Cope With Trauma

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Listen here to find out how the SOS program can help students cope with traumatic experiences. Audio transcript: Miller-Wrap 3 Story Script By Kayla Miller SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — The Syracuse City School District and the police department have partnered together in creating a new program that will help students cope with trauma. “Supporting Our Students,” […]

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Syracuse City School District Extends Student Support Outside the Classroom

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Click the play button to find out about how the new partnership between the Syracuse City School District and the Syracuse Police Department is helping students who experience trauma at home.  Audio Transcript: Supporting Our Students By Sam Rothman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The Syracuse City School District is teaming up with the Syracuse Police Department through […]

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Central New York, Community, Education

New President Takes on New Plans at Museum

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Audio Transcript: Kochian Wrap By Kayla Burton SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)- Syracuse’s Museum of Science and Technology’s (MOST) former president Tony Martin has left the museum, now a Syracuse area native Lauren Kochian in charge. Kochian has been working at MOST for three years, starting as the Chief Development Officer and later promoted to the Executive Vice President position. Kochian […]

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Education, Entertainment, Sports, Syracuse

High School Sports In Central New York May Be Delayed Due To A Contract Disputre

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By: Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — The start of the fall high school sports season is less than three weeks away in Central New York.  However, there is an ongoing contract dispute which could delay it. Section III Athletics and the New York State Certified Football Officials Association (NYSCFO) have been engaged in […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, Education, Entertainment, Music, Things to do

Students With Autism Discover New Talents at Circus Camp

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Click play to hear how one local theater company is helping children with autism spectrum disorder find new talents and make new friends. Audio Transcript:Open Hand Inclusion Program Transcript By Natalie Maier, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Participating in extracurricular activities can sometimes be difficult for children with autism spectrum disorder. Open Hand Theatre Company is […]

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Business, Education, Syracuse

Syracuse Offers a Number of Job Opportunities to Aspiring Professionals in Local Area

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Click here to learn more! Audio Transcript: Career Development Center By: Brandon Williams SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News) — Students attending Syracuse University have many job and career development opportunities in the local area. Danielle Harvey, career counselor and employee relations lead of the Career Development Center at Syracuse University said many students are doing internships […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, Education

A Challenge at a Local Library Highlights the Importance of Connecting

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Click above to hear more! Audio Transcript: The Great American Read By Alexandria Bennett, LIVERPOOL, N.Y. (NCC News) — As part of The Great American Read Series, the Art and Writing Challenge kicks off this week at the Liverpool Public Library. The Great American Read is an eight-part television and online series that is designed to […]

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Central New York, Community, Education

Syracuse’s Refugee Community Benefit From Youth Program

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Click the play button above to learn more on summer programs run for refugee children. Audio Transcription: RISE summer program By Ashtyn Hiron SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Refugee children are learning to read, write, and improve their English at the Refugee and Immigrant Self-Empowerment (RISE) Center in Syracuse. RISE is located on Burt Street in […]

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Arts, Central New York, Education, Entertainment, Syracuse

Syracuse Theater Group Is Letting Their Art Speak Up For Them

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By Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News) — Young people have been mobilizing all around the country and speaking out against gun violence. In Syracuse, a teenage performance group called The Media Unit is using their art speak out about recent events. The Media Unit is putting on a production called “Enough is Enough.” Students […]

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Central New York, Community, Education

Syracuse Students Learn What It’s Like to Be a Forensic Scientist

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Click the play button above to see how twenty students are learning more about Forensic Science this week. Auto transcript: MOST Forensic Camp By Casey Buscher SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology is holding a Forensic Science camp this week. Twenty kids are getting the opportunity to learn […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, International, Syracuse

Slutzker Center Interim Director Offers Help for International Students

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Click the play button above to hear Slutzker Center Interim Director George Athanas Audio transcript: George Athanas By Jose Lara SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –The Slutzker Center has been making Syracuse University international students’ lives easier for more than 50 years. The staff helps international students with different programs, resolving visa related questions, academic and social concerns, […]

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