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Community

SU holds Diversity Abroad Panel

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By Dan Ziegler SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —  On Tuesday, a panel was held at the Goldstein Alumni Center on the SU campus. This panel discussed the experiences and challenges minority students have when they go abroad. This panel was jointly put together by SU Abroad and the SU Office of Multicultural Affairs. For some minority students, […]

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Community, Education, Halloween, Health, holiday, safety

SU Officials Not Worried About Halloween Partying

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By Claudia Bellofatto SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)-   Ah, Halloween. When most people plan for the spooky holiday, they think about candy and costumes. College students? Candy, costumes and alcohol. Most college students dress up and party a whole week before the actual day of Halloween. While partying in college is common, Syracuse University student Nicole Weaving […]

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Central New York, Education, Halloween

Delaware Elementary Dresses Up on Halloween for Donations

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By Chris Thomsen SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – While nighttime is when things usually start off on Halloween, students and teachers enjoyed a fun, fulfilling day at Delaware Elementary on October 31. Kids were playing throughout classes in the school’s gym, where faculty held a Halloween Dance. Teachers led a “book-or-treat” program: each student received […]

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Business

Half Beanie, Half Snapback

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By Brittany Ehrlich SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Miranda Brody has the challenge of both managing her own company and being a student at Syracuse University. “It’s one of the hardest challenges of running my company,” said Miranda. Miranda’s company is called BeanBack which sells hats that are half baseball caps and half beanies. She […]

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Central New York, Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault, Sexual Awareness, Syracuse

“It’s On Us” Week Starts at Syracuse University

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By Emma Pettersen SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)- This week marks the start of the “It’s On Us” Week of Action at Syracuse University. The “It’s On Us” campaign aims to educate college students about sexual assault and empower them to be active bystanders. Student Emily Durand is a member of the National Student Advisory Committee and […]

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Education

Boost the ‘Cuse Proves Success

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By Tara Lanigan SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Over a million dollars was raised at Syracuse University’s first ever Boost The ‘Cuse, a 24-hour giving day. The event which started at 12:01 AM October 17, 2017, was targeted to parents, students, and alumni to give back to Syracuse.  Donors were able to choose from different scholarships, […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Consumer, holiday

Halloween Shoppers Will Break Spending Record This Year

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By Claudia Bellofatto SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — This year more than 170 million Americans are spending money on costumes and decorations to celebrate Halloween. That number is an increase of over 8 million from 2016, according to the annual survey by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics. William Pickens, the Syracuse […]

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