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Syracuse University Pushes To Ban Relationships Between Undergraduate Students and Faculty

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  Listen here to find out more about Syracuse University’s push to ban student-faculty relationships.  Audio Transcript: Teacher Script By Courtney Rau SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse University’s Academic Freedom, Tenure and Professional Ethics Committee (AFTPE) is working with the Women’s Concerns Committee to fully prohibit intimate relationships between faculty and undergraduate students. The push for […]

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Activism, College, Crime, Feature, Fundraiser, History, International, Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault, Sexual Awareness, Syracuse

Syracuse University Students Address Japanese Military Sexual Slavery During World War II

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Click play to learn more about what the Japanese Military Sexual Slavery was. Audio Transcript: Lee_longformat_Homecoming By Jonathan Lee SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — A dozen South Korean students at Syracuse University conducted a fundraiser on April 12 to raise awareness on the forced sexual slavery during World War II by the Imperial Japanese Army in occupied […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, food, Health, Poverty, Syracuse, Youth

Hot Meals at the Local Boys and Girls Clubs Help Fight Hunger

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  Click the play button to learn how one local, nonprofit is serving its community in more ways than one with daily meals. Audio Transcript: Syracuse Food Shortage   By Cameron Tirado SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Beef stroganoff, salad and sliced pears were on the menu for Monday night’s dinner at the Central Village Boys and […]

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Central New York, Community, Culture, Syracuse

How Two Twin Girls Found Their Third “Mother” on Syracuse’s North Side

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Click the play button to learn another story of the North Side Learning Center – staff member Fatuma Diriye and her journey from student to teacher. Audio Transcript: Fatuma_Profile By Lianza Reyes, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — When Nidaa and Fidaa Aljabbarin tell their classmates at Public Leadership Service Academy at Fowler that they are twins, they’re usually […]

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College, Syracuse, Syracuse University, Youth

‘Love, Simon’ Raises Questions About How LGBTQ Characters Are Represented in Media

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Click the play button above to hear about LGBTQ media representation in movies and TV shows. Audio transcript: Rizzo_LGBTQ Media Representation By Sara Rizzo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer representation in movies and TV shows have been increasing over the past few years, but some members of that community are concerned […]

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Business, Central New York, Sports, Syracuse

Syracuse’s Tournament Magic Boosts Sales in Local Apparel Stores

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On Sunday, the 11-seed Syracuse Orange shocked the 3-seed Michigan State Spartans 55-53 to advance to its second Sweet Sixteen in the last three years. Among the nation’s best, the 2-3 zone of Syracuse held the Spartans to a 26 percent shooting performance and forced 14 turnovers, controlling the game and allowing Syracuse to eliminate a presumed national title contender. While […]

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Central New York, Community, Syracuse

City of Syracuse Working to Prioritize Pipe Replacement, Water Main Breaks Remain Issue

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Video Transcript: By Dan Byford SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)– In 2015, the estimated cost to replace all the pipes in Syracuse was upwards of  $700 million, while that number may seem staggering, Common Councilor Chad Ryan, who chairs the Public Works committee says that repairing each pipe costs even more per foot. “[The Department of Public […]

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Arts, Business, Central New York, Community, Culture, Syracuse, tourism

Arts and Culture Generate Billions For NY State Economy

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Audio Transcript: ArtsMoney_Fabbri By A.J. Fabbri SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — New York State’s arts and culture industries are cashing in on a big pay day. The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis reported that the arts generate $114 billion dollars to the empire state’s economy. New York alone accounts for 15 percent of the total arts revenue […]

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Central New York, Community, Environment, Syracuse

CNY’s ‘Most Polluted Lake In America’ Could Soon Be Transformed Into A Public Beach

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Video transcript: Milana_OnondagaLakeBeach_23Apr18 By Giulia Milana LIVERPOOL, N.Y. (NCC News) – Formerly known as the “most polluted lake in America,” Onondaga Lake is now the cleanest it has been in over 100 years, and the county wants to take advantage of that. A feasibility study is scheduled to begin this spring to determine the practicality of adding […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, food, Sports, Syracuse

Bowling Is Bringing Millions To The Syracuse Economy

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VolturoBowlingImpactScript_23April2018 By Georgie Volturo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Business  is booming at Ale N Angus Pub in Downtown Syracuse. They have seen a surge in costumers since the end of March, and they’ve had to hire new staff, just to keep up. Aside from their award winning burgers and friendly service, this surge in […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, DANCE, Education, Feature, Syracuse

Meet Him at the Barre

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by Nicole DeMentri SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS)–Larry Crabtree faces the future alone–a first for him–except for  little help from a furry fried.  Cue his cat, Sugarbear. “She has a lovely arabesque line, actually,” Crabtree gushed. One-way Ticket to Broadway Before living on Church Street, Crabtree lived in Midtown Manhattan for over 20 years.  He was […]

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Business, Central New York, Competition, Syracuse, Transportation

Syracuse Airport Officially Opening up Ground Transportation to Multiple Taxi Companies

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Video Transcript: More taxis now serving Syracuse Airport SCRIPT By Rashika Jaipuriar SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — For Rajesh Kumar, the owner of Orange Metro Taxi, business was booming 12 years ago when he became the owner of Orange Metro Taxi, but he says ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft cut down his business by 90 […]

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Central New York, Jobs, Syracuse

CPS Recruitment Runs Clothing Drive For Women’s Opportunity Center

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Click the play button above to find out how the Second Chance Clothing Drive impacts a local women’s center. Audio Transcript: Rubino_ClothingDrive By Andrew Rubino SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — CPS Recruitment, a recruitment center based in Syracuse, is running the seventh annual Second Chance Clothing Drive for the Women’s Opportunity Center in Syracuse. The partnership […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, food, Syracuse, Things to do

Syracuse Food Truck Rodeos Start Wednesday

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Video Transcript: Food Truck Rodeos Script PDF By Emily Barkann SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — With warm weather right around the corner, the Syracuse Food Truck Association is preparing for another summer of Food Truck Rodeos. Every Wednesday starting this week and running through October, food trucks will set up outside of the Cosmopolitan 1153 building on […]

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