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Solar Eclipse Party within the SU Physics Department

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By Christine Morton SYRACUSE, NY (NCC NEWS) Whether your a science whiz or not, the Syracuse University Physics Department invites both students and the public to attend their solar eclipse events. On August, 21 at about 1 in the afternoon, a total solar eclipse will be sweeping across the nation starting from Oregon to South Carolina. […]

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Central New York, Community, Court, Government, History, Uncategorized

Web Extra: Gerrymandering Explained

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By Bridget Chavez SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The United States Supreme Court announced it will rule on Wisconsin’s appeal of a lower court ruling that said Republican lawmakers violated the Constitution when they redrew legislative districts. The Court said it will decide whether or not electoral maps drawn deliberately to favor a political party are […]

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Goats with a Purpose

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By Bridget Chavez BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Purpose Farm connects children who have been neglected or abused with animals from similar circumstances. The farm is run by Sandra Seabrook and has been up and running since 2009. “The kids go from no emotions to blossoming and caring for their siblings,” Seabrook said. The farm helps […]

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Candlelight Vigil Kicks Off Remembrance Week

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By Marco Socci SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Syracuse University’s Remembrance Week is officially underway after Sunday night’s Candlelight Vigil. The week of events is organized to remember the Syracuse University students who died in the 1988 terrorist attack on Pan Am flight 103. Thirty-five Syracuse University students along with 224 other passengers and eleven […]

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Central New York, Government, Politics, Uncategorized

Sha Na Na’s “Bowzer” endorses Colleen Deacon for Congress

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By Rashika Jaipuriar MANLIUS, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Ron Schedlleck hasn’t missed an election since 1968. A visit from Jon “Bowzer” Bauman from the hit television show and musical group “Sha Na Na” reaffirmed Schedlleck’s support from Congressional candidate Colleen Deacon. It’s important for seniors to stay involved and active in the political sphere, according […]

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Central New York, Crime, Education, Pride Week, Public Safety, safety, Uncategorized

Syracuse Mourns Orlando Terrorist Attack

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By Terace Garnier SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Members of the community gathered at City Hall to celebrate Pride Week with the raising of the LGBT flag. Couples like Tallie Hudgins and his husband attended the event. They wanted to take a stance, stating that others actions will not keep them from celebrating this week. “I didn’t even want to […]

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Day of Silence

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By Alex O’Toole SYRACUSE, N.Y (NCC NEWS) – Friday, April 15th is the Day of Silence.  The Day of Silence is a student-led event that takes place all across America.  How do you participate? You don’t talk.  You stay silent for the entire day.  Why do you participate? To support LGBT+ individuals that have experienced bullying […]

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ROTC Celebrates 100th Year Anniversary

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By Tara Lanigan SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The Reserved Officers’ Training Corps, commonly known as ROTC, celebrated their 100th year anniversary this week.  Syracuse University is hosting a ceremony and reception on Friday afternoon followed by a 5k Run/Walk on Saturday at 8 AM.  They are expecting around 150 people. ROTC members at Syracuse reflected […]

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Jamesville Opens New Dog Shelter

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By Terace Garnier, Jamesville, N.Y. (NCC News) – Jamesville Correctional Facility opened it doors  to families for adoptions. County Executive Joanie Mahoney advocated for the opening of The Second Chance Canine Adoption Facility which was built in October of last year. So far 4 dogs have been adopted with 8 dogs currently being prepped to go home with […]

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Baby Gorilla Born via C-section

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By Maddy Stessman SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) – The Bristol Zoo Gardens in the U.K. welcomed a new baby gorilla to their family this month. Births of gorillas in captivity are rare: even more rare is a birth via C-section. The mother gorilla had been showing signs of a potentially life threatening complication called pre-eclampsia. Veterinarians […]

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Fraternity and Sorority Members Evaluate the State of SU’s Greek Life

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Syracuse, N.Y. — GREEK LIFE SYSTEMS HAVE BEEN FACING MASSIVE AMOUNTS OF SCRUTINY IN THE PUBLIC EYE FOR A NUMBER OF YEARS NOW. DESPITE THE FACT THAT FRATERNITIES AND SORORITIES ARE STILL FLOURISHING, IT NEEDS TO BE ACKNOWLEDGED THAT CAMPUS OFFICIALS ACROSS THE U.S. ARE TIGHTENING THEIR BELTS ON THE ACTIVITY OF GREEK COMMUNITIES. SYRACUSE […]

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