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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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Education, Funding, Government, Poverty

Urban and Suburban Divide Creates Inequity in Education

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Click the play button above to hear how education funding gaps divides suburban and urban school districts across the country Audio Transcript: Scott_Education Inequity_Script By Sean Scott SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Since the spread of suburbanization in the 1950s, a divide has emerged between urban and suburban areas. Nowhere is this divide more evident than in […]

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Activism, Business, Central New York, Community, Culture, Education, International, Jobs

The Gender Pay Gap Exists Prominently In The News Industry

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Click the Play button above to find out about the gender pay gap within news industries across the country and the world. Audio Transcript: Stahl_Gender Pay Gap By Shoshana Stahl SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Pay inequality amongst genders is woven into almost all industries across the country. The gender pay gap is a systematic issue that […]

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Health, Mental Health

Mental Health Awareness Month Puts Spotlight On Men’s Mental Health Stigma

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Click the play button above to learn about the men’s mental health stigma and the celebrities trying to bring attention to it. Audio transcript: Rubino_Men’sMentalHealth By Andrew Rubino SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Mental health awareness month began today with the start of May. This is the first awareness month since two prominent figures spoke publicly about […]

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Community, Feature, Government, History, International, Politics

North and South Korea to Discuss Ending Korean War in Upcoming Summit

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Click play to learn more about what South Korean students think about ending the war. Audio Transcript: Lee_KoreaPeaceTreaty_180423 By Jonathan Lee SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — A 65-year-long war could come to an end in the upcoming week. South Korea government has announced plans to discuss officially ending the Korean War in the upcoming leaders’ summit […]

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Activism, Central New York, College, Community, Culture, Education, Greek Life, Syracuse University

Student Movement Rises in Wake of Theta Tau Expulsion from Syracuse University

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Click “Play” to hear more about the student protests against the Theta Tau fraternity. Audio Transcript: Hilepo_ThetaTau_Script By James Hilepo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Just before noon on April 18, Chancellor Kent Syverud sent an email to the entire student body at Syracuse University, announcing that the school was suspending the professional engineering fraternity, Theta Tau, […]

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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, Climate Change, Things to do

How Climate Change is Impacting the Ski Industry

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Click the play button to hear how climate change is impacting the ski industry Audio Transcript: Primerano_Climate Change Ski Industry By Santino Primerano SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News) — Business during this past ski season was fairly good at Four Seasons Golf and Ski Center, John Goodfellow, the owner, said. There were periods of time that helped business, […]

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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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Balance, College, Community, Consumer, exercise, food, Health, obesity, Syracuse University

An Epidemic on College Campuses?

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Click the play button above to learn what epidemic is plaguing college campuses nationwide.  Audio Transcript: Khelil_Obesity Audio Transcript By Anthony Khelil Syracuse, N.Y. (NCC News)–Obesity is an epidemic that affects many across the United States; however, when it comes to obesity, college students are typically overlooked. The obesity rate among American college students grew from […]

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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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Sports

USBC Bowling Masters Come to Syracuse

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Transcription By: Aram Leighton Syracuse N.Y. (NCC News) – – The United States Bowling Congress Masters have returned to Syracuse after a 19 year hiatus. The tournament which featured some of the world’s best bowlers has brought over 40,000 people from all over the country to Syracuse. USBC store manager, Eric Peel said that the event […]

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Arts, Central New York, Sexual Assault, Syracuse

Students React to Allegations Against School of Architecture Professors

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Click “Play” to hear student reaction to the allegations made in the public spreadsheet. Audio Transcript: Hilepo_SUArchitectureReact_Script_4.9.18 By James Hilepo SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Students are reacting in the wake of a spreadsheet anonymously accusing five current and two former architecture professors at Syracuse University of inappropriate behavior. The list, which named over 150 professors […]

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