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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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Business, Central New York, Community, Education, Non-profit

Soldiers Become Business Owners at Bootcamp

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Click play to hear about how veterans are becoming entrepreneurs: Soldiers to business owners By Ashtyn Hiron SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Each year, Syracuse University hosts the Entrepreneurship Boot camp for Veterans (EBV), offering education and training to veterans who are interested in starting their own business. Operated by the Institute for Veterans and Military Families […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Environment, Syracuse

Rosamond Gifford Zoo Welcomes Loofa and Doofah into Zoo Family

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  Click the play button above to hear how the Rosamond Gifford Zoo is taking part in helping this endangered species. Audio Transcript: Twin Red Pandas By Casey Buscher SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –The Rosamond Gifford Zoo announced the birth of two baby red panda twins today. Loofah and Doofah are currently under the care of […]

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Central New York, Community, Education

Private High School Ranked No. 10 Among All Others in Upstate N.Y.

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https://soundcloud.com/kayla-burton-37434096/cba-wrap Audio Transcript: CBA Script By Kayla Burton SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)- Private high schools among Upstate, New York, have recently been ranked based on students’ academic performances, student conduct, tuition costs, and the overall learning experience as a whole. Three private high schools that were ranked are from Syracuse, one of them being the Christian Brothers […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Education, Entertainment, Syracuse, Things to do

Syracuse Public Library Offers Summer Program for Local Teens

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Press play to find out what programs could be available to your students this summer.  Audio transcript: Library Wrap Transcript By Abigail Fridmann, SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — One of the Syracuse public libraries have been hosting a series of educational events this summer. Students of all ages can attend these programs, but one of them is […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, Education, Entertainment, Syracuse

“Jerry Rescue” Mural Causes A Stir

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By Kylan Watson, Syracuse, N.Y. (N-C-C News) —   An historic mural is causing controversy at the Marriott Downtown Syracuse.  The “Jerry Rescue” mural has been in the hotel since the 1940’s, but, it is now raising new questions about cultural sensitivity in art. Some hotel guests have complained about the mural’s depiction of a […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse, Things to do

The Milton J. Rubenstein’s Museum Brings Space to Syracuse

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Click the play button above to find out about the Mission to Mars Camp. Auto transcript: Mission to Mars Camp By Casey Buscher SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology is holding a Mission to Mars Camp this week to educate the younger generation. The camp consists of 20 campers […]

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