Mornings On The Hill

Mornings On The Hill

(NCC News) –   Mornings on the Hill is a NCC News show that can be seen live on the campus cable channel,  Orange Television Network (OTN),  Wednesdays at 10 a.m.  “MOTH” is written, reported, produced and hosted by Newhouse broadcast and digital journalism juniors and seniors.  We focus on events, people and issues of interest to the campus community and the neighborhoods near the university. Featuring live interviews, in-depth stories, and a wide variety of University and community-related content, Mornings on the Hill is the show to watch for morning news.  Full episodes are  available to watch right here on NCC News Online; look for those to be posted each Wednesday afternoon.

Connect with us:

morningsonthehill@gmail.com

Twitter:  @MorninontheHill

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MorninOnTheHill

 

Shows

February 15, 2017

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It was a messy winter morning on campus, and our Jamie Weiss showed how SU’s snow fighting team works to keep sidewalks and parking lots clear. Also Lauren Sinatra takes you to “ArtRage”, a Syracuse gallery where the art is about social justice. And–  we have the story of Central New York medical students who have a message for President Trump.

Elsewhere, “Orbit at SU’ is a campus group that builds its own rockets–and our Jeff Slawson is there for the launch attempt. And–Kate Capodanno introduces us to a new club, SU BodyBuilding.

Executive Producer:  Brianna Adams BDJ G ’17

Producer: Fatima Bangura BDJ ’17

Associate Producer:  Ray Marek BDJ ’17

News Writer: Aishwarya Choudhury BDJ G’17

Social Media Producers:  Steven Krainin BDJ ’17, Sarah Minkewicz BDJ G’17

Anchors & Reporters:  Angelica Rodriguez BDJ ’17, Brooke Lutsky BDJ ’17,  Meghan Mistry BDJ ’17, Bridget Chavez BDJ G ’17, Annalisa Pardo BDJ G ’17, Jacqueline Mundry BDJ G ’17, Mariana Domingues BDJ ’17, Lauren Sinatra BDJ ’17,  Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Kate Capodanno BDJ ’17, Jason Chen BDJ ’17, Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Brittany Muller BDJ ’17, Connor Morrissette BDJ ’17

Instructional Associates: Marlena Tuskes BDJ G ’17, Robert Schiff BDJ G ’17

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February 8, 2017

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This week, Jason Chen reports on open houses held by Syracuse University’s International Student Center, in response to President Trump’s immigration order and travel ban.  Also, Bridget Chavez travels to the Central New York  community of Sherill, where a flatware company is hoping to get President Trump’s attention by focusing on its “Made in the USA” motto.

Elsewhere, our Angelica Rodriguez introduces you to two Somalian refugees who want to help young women feel empowered, and Mariana Domingues has the story of a program where S-U students  can help children learn to express themselves through art.  Meghan Mistry takes you inside a new “Chill Room” at Golisano Children’s Hospital, which helps autistic children cope with sensory challenges, while Steven Krainin learns about a campus club that hasn’t forgotten the lost art of writing letters.

Finally, we’re looking forward to Valentine’s Day –and our Jamie Weiss and Lauren Sinatra are in the kitchen baking up a sweet treat!

Follow us @morninonthehill  on Twitter and Facebook–and join us every Wednesday 10a.m. to 11a.m. live on Orange Television Network!

Executive Producer:  Fatima Bangura  BDJ ’17

Producer: Ray Marek BDJ ’17

Associate Producer:  Aishwarya Choudhury BDJ G ’17

Social Media Producer:  Jacqueline Mundry BDJ G ’17

Anchors & Reporters:  Lauren Sinatra BDJ ’17,  Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Annalisa Pardo BDJ G ’17, Sarah Minkewicz BDJ G ’17, Kate Capodanno BDJ ’17, Connor Morrissette BDJ ’17, Brooke Lutsky BDJ ’17, Meghan Mistry  BDJ ’17, Angelica Rodriguez BDJ ’17,  Jason Chen BDJ ’17, Bridget Chavez BDJ G ’17, Steven Krainin BDJ ’17, Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Mariana Domingues BDJ ’17

Instructional Associates: Marlena Tuskes  BDJ G ’17, Robert Schiff BDJ G ’17

 

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February 1, 2017

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Our first live show of the semester and we’ve expanded to one hour!  We have team coverage of campus and Central New York reaction to President Trump’s temporary immigration and refugee ban.  Plus–#savechucks: a proposal to build a new residential and retail building could mean some favorite campus hangouts will have to re-locate.  And–after fans stormed the Dome court following the big win over Florida State, our Jeff Slawson talks live in-studio with DPS Chief Bobby Maldonado about court safety.  Finally–we’re celebrating World Nutella Day with a delicious recipe!

Follow us @morninonthehill  on Twitter and Facebook–and join us every Wednesday 10a.m. to 11a.m. live on Orange Television Network!

Executive Producer:  Brianna Adams  BDJ G’17

Producer:  Fatima Bangura BDJ ’17

Associate Producer:  Ray Marek BDJ ’17

News Writers:  Jason Chen BDJ ’17, Aishwarya Choudhury BDJ G’17

Social Media Producers:   Kate Capodanno BDJ ’17, Angelica Rodriguez  BDJ ’17

Anchors & Reporters:  Brittany Muller BDJ ’17, Connor Morrissette BDJ ’17, Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Steven Krainin BDJ ’17, Meghan Mistry BDJ ’17, Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Lauren Sinatra BDJ ’17,  Mariana Domingues BDJ ’17,  Bridget Chavez BDJ G’17, Jacqueline Mundry BDJ G’17,  Brooke Lutsky BDJ ’17,  Sarah Minkewicz BDJ G ’17, Annalisa Pardo BDJ G ’17

Instructional Associates:  Robert Schiff BDJ G’17, Marlena Tuskes BDJ G’17

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December 7, 2016

Aired: December 7, 2016

Our final show of the semester!  Our Jamie Weiss has the story of SU students supporting the pipeline opponents at Standing Rock in North Dakota. Brittany Muller has an in-studio interview explaining the campus sanctuary movement.  Finally–where can you go holiday shopping near campus?  Our Kayla Spector will show you!

“Mornings on the Hill” returns next semester–and we’re expanding to one hour!  Look for us Wednesdays at 10am on OTN.

Executive Producer:  Lindsay Wolfson TRF ’17

Producer:   Brianna Adams  BDJ  G’17

Associate Producer:  Kyra Azzato  BDJ ’17

Anchors and Reporters:  Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Monique Iuster BDJ ’17, Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Jacqueline Mundry BDJ G’17, Kayla Spector BDJ ’17, Brittany Muller BDJ ’17

Instructional Associate:  Michael Carter BDJ G ’16

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November 16, 2016

Aired: November 16, 2016

One week after the presidential election, some Syracuse University students are protesting the election of Donald Trump.  Also students who are part of Syracuse University Ambulance are in the spotlight as part of national collegiate E-M-S week.  Plus—our own Jamie Weiss has the story of a Central New York suffragette, and our  Monique Iuster is back in the kitchen cooking up a Thanksgiving treat.

Executive Producer:  Brianna Adams  BDJ G’17

Producer:  Lindsay Wolfson  TRF ’17

Associate Producer:  Kayla Spector  BDJ ’17

Anchors and Reporters:  Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Jacqueline Mundry BDJ G ’17, Kyra Azzato BDJ ’17, Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Monique Iuster BDJ ’17, Brittany Muller BDJ ’17

Instructional Associate:  Michael Carter BDJ G’17

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November 9, 2016

Aired: November 9, 2016

We have a complete election recap, including a report from Jackie Mundry live from New York City with reaction to Donald Trump’s win. Also, our Jeff Slauson is live in studio to break down the electoral numbers and show you how it added up to a Trump victory.  And SU iSchool Professor Jennifer Stromer-Galley join us live to talk about the  Illuminating Project and  social media’s role in the election results…. See you next Wednesday, November 16th live at 10am on OTN!

Executive Producer:  Lindsay Wolfson  TRF  ’17

Producer: Brianna Adams BDJ G ’17

Associate Producer:  Monique Iuster BDJ ’17

Anchors and Reporters:  Jamie Weiss  BDJ ’17, Kyra Azzato BDJ ’17, Kayla Spector BDJ ’17, Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Jackie Mundry BDJ G ’17,  Brittany Muller BDJ ’17

 

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November 2, 2016

Aired: November 2, 2016

Executive Producer:  Brianna Adams  BDJ G’17

Producer:  Kayla Spector  BDJ ’17

Associate Producer:  Kyra Azzato  BDJ ’17

Anchors and Reporters:  Monique Iuster BDJ ’17, Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17,  Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Brittany Muller BDJ ’17, Jacqueline Mundry BDJ ’17

Instructional Associate:  Michael Carter  BDJ G ’17

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October 26, 2016

Aired: October 26, 2016

We profile this year’s Tully Center Free Speech Award winner, Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian, who was held captive in Iran for more than year.  He was on campus recently to receive the Tully honor and shared his story with us.  On a much lighter note, we show you some fall fun near campus: pumpkin picking and Fright Night at the New York State Fairgrounds.  See you next Wednesday November 2nd live at 10am on OTN!

Executive Producer:  Lindsay Wolfson  TRF  ’17

Producer: Brianna Adams BDJ G ’17

Associate Producer:  Jackie Mundry BDJ G ’17

Anchors and Reporters:  Jamie Weiss  BDJ ’17, Kyra Azzato BDJ ’17, Kayla Spector BDJ ’17, Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Monique Iuster BDJ ’17,  Brittany Muller BDJ ’17

Instructional Associate:  Michael Carter BDJ G ’17

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October 19, 2016

Aired: October 19, 2016

We’re live to show you the flight simulator at Link Hall.  Plus:  a preview of Remembrance Week #neverforgetPanAm103.  And,  the sweet sounds of a cappella on campus.  Join us next Wednesday October 24th, live at 10am on OTN.

Executive Producer :  Lindsay Wolfson TRF ’17

Producer:  Brianna Adams  BDJ G ’17

Associate Producer:  Brittany Muller BDJ ’17

Anchors and Reporters:  Kayla Spector BDJ ’17, Jackie Mundry BDJ G’17, Monique Iuster BDJ ’17, Kyra Azzato BDJ ’17, Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Michael Carter BDJ G’ 17

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October 12, 2016

Aired: October 12, 2016

SU Department of Public Safety Chief Bobby Maldonado joins us live in-studio for an update on the fatal police involved shooting near Walnut Park; the chief explained why DPS did not issue an Orange Alert during the incident. Also, we’re live at the first flu shot clinic on campus, with what you need to know to stay healthy this fall and winter.  Finally, our own Monique Iuster is in the kitchen cooking up a tasty fall treat.  Join us next Wednesday October 19th, live at 10am on Orange Television Network.

Executive Producer:  Lindsay Wolfson TRF ’17

Producer:  Kayla Spector BDJ ’17

Anchors and Reporters:  Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Brittany Muller BDJ ’17, Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Monique Iuster BDJ ’17, Jacqueline Mundry BDJ  G ’17, Brianna Adams BDJ G ’17, Kyra Azzato BDJ ’17

Instructional Associate:  Michael Carter BDJ G ’17

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October 5, 2016

Aired: October 5, 2016

Our first live show of the semester!  Stories included a look at the new Veterans Resource Center coming to the Syracuse University campus.  We also talked live in-studio with University Union about the problems with Juice Jam.  And just for fun–we were live with the Oscar Meyer Weinermobile as it visited campus.    Tune in next Wednesday October 12th at 10am–we’re live on the Orange Television Network.

Executive Producer:  Kayla Spector  BDJ ’17

Producer:  Lindsay Wolfson    TRF ’17

Associate Producer:  Brianna Adams  BDJ  G ’17

Anchors & Reporters:  Jamie Weiss BDJ ’17, Monique Iuster BDJ ’17, Kyra Azzato  BDJ ’17,  Jeff Slawson BDJ ’17, Jacqueline Mundry BDJ G ’17, Brittany Muller BDJ ’17

Instructional Associate:   Michael Carter BDJ G ’17

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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Aired: April 27, 2016

Our last show of the semester!  As graduation approaches, our segments include an in-studio interview with Bridget Lichtinger, assistant director of the Newhouse School Career Development Center.  We also preview this Friday’s MayFest celebration and meet Joe Shanley from the Department of  Public Safety–otherwise known around campus as “Officer Friendly”.

Executive Producer:  Sara Gatcomb  BDJ ’16

Producer: Colten Weekley  BDJ ’16

Associate Producer: Cathleen O’Hare  BDJ ’16

News Writer:  Kelsey Klimara  BDJ ’16

Anchors & Reporters:  Max Darrow BDJ ’16, Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16, Monika Hammer BDJ ’16, Cheyenne De’Von BDJ ’16, Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16, Hunter Saenz BDJ ’16, Michael Carter BDJ G ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone  BDJ G ’16

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Aired: April 20, 2016

The morning after the New York state presidential primary, we’ve got the results and we recap Donald Trump’s recent campaign visit to Syracuse.  Also our Hunter Saenz talks in-studio with outgoing Student Association vice president Jane Hong about her past year in office, and if you have an idea for a campus startup–we show you a Bird Library Launchpad project that can help.

Executive Producer: Cathleen O’Hare BDJ ’16

Producer:  Kelsey Klimara  BDJ ’16

Associate Producer:  Sara Gatcomb  BDJ ’16

News Writer:  Colten Weekley BDJ ’16

Anchors:  Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16,  Monika Hammer  BDJ ’16

Reporters:  Michael Carter BDJ G ’16, Hunter Saenz BDJ ’16, Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16, Max Darrow BDJ ’16, Cheyenne De’Von BDJ ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone BDJ G’ 16

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Mornings On The Hill Show #6 Mayor Miner Interview

Aired: April 13, 2016

Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16 talks live with Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner about her endorsement of Hillary Clinton in next week’s New York presidential primary.  The mayor also talks about several campus issues, including an increase in SU’s yearly payments to the city and the future of the Carrier Dome.

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Aired: April 13, 2016

Our Jacob Reynolds sits down with Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner for a live in-studio interview about her endorsement of Hillary Clinton in the upcoming New York presidential primary —and also her take on some campus issues.  Also we meet two S-U students who are behind the start-up “Out There”, and we preview this year’s First Year Players’ musical production.

Executive Producer:  Colten Weekley  BDJ ’16

Producer: Sara Gatcomb BDJ ’16

Associate Producer: Cathleen O’Hare  BDJ ’16

News Writer:  Kelsey Klimara  BDJ ’16

Anchors:  Cheyenne De’Von BDJ ’16, Max Darrow BDJ ’16

Reporters:  Hunter Saenz BDJ ’16, Monika Hammer BDJ ’16, Michael Carter BDJ G ’16, Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16, Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone  BDJ G ’16

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Aired: April 6, 2016

Segments include a live in-studio interview with the three candidates for Student Association president.  We also talk live with Tionge Johnson, a graduate Arts Journalism student at Newhouse who recently had the opportunity to hear  amazing  World War II stories from some of the surviving Tuskegee Airmen. And–we celebrate the success of the Orange Women’s Basketball Team–making it all the way to the national championship game!

Executive Producer:  Kelsey Klimara  BDJ ’16

Producer:  Cathleen O’Hare BDJ ’16

Associate Producer:  Sara Gatcomb  BDJ ’16

News Writer:  Michael Carter,  BDJ  G ’16

Anchors:  Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16, Hunter Saenz BDJ ’16

Reporters:  Monika Hammer BDJ ’16, Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16, Max Darrow BDJ ’16, Michael Carter BDJ G ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone  BDJ G ’16

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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Aired: March 30, 2016

Final Four Fever! We’re live from Schine Student Center with students who camped out for bus tickets to Houston to see the Orange play UNC.  Also, see our in-depth interview with Central New York congressman John Katko.   And—we take you behind the scenes to meet the Crouse Chimemasters.

Executive Producer: Cathleen O’Hare   BDJ ’16

Producer: Colten Weekley  BDJ ’16

Associate Producer:  Kelsey Klimara  BDJ ’16

News Writer:  Sara Gatcomb BDJ ’16

Anchors:  Monika Hammer BDJ ’16, Michael Carter BDJ G ’16

Reporters:  Max Darrow BDJ ’16,  Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16, Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16, Cheyenne De’Von BDJ ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone  BDJ G’16

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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Aired: March 9, 2016

Segments include a live interview with Newhouse public relations student and entrepreneur Cedric Brown, who will be attending SXSW in Austin.  Also we talk with John Murer, a SU student who helped bring the now-banned hover boards to the SU campus.

Executive Producer:  Sara Gatcomb BDJ ’16

Producer:  Cathleen O’Hare BDJ ’16

Associate Producer:  Colten Weekley BDJ ’16

News Writer: Kelsey Klimara BDJ ’16

Anchors:  Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16, Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16

Reporters:  Cheyenne De’Von BDJ ’16, Hunter Saenz BDJ ’16, Monika Hammer BDJ ’16, Max Darrow BDJ 16, Michael Carter BDJ  G ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone, BDJ G ’16

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Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Aired: March 2, 2016

Segments include a live interview with the creator of an Instagram account focused on Syracuse history, and we introduce you to Mickey the “Flying Busman”.

Executive Producer: Kelsey Klimara BDJ ’16

Producer:  Sara Gatcomb BDJ ’16

Associate Producer:  Cathleen O’Hare BDJ ’16

Anchors:  Max Darrow BDJ ’16, Cheyenne De’Von BDJ ’16

Reporters:  Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16, Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16, Monika Hammer BDJ ’16, Hunter Saenz BDJ ’16, Michael Carter, BDJ G ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone, BDJ G ’16

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Our Live Debut! Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Aired: February 24, 2016

Segments include a live interview with Kelly Saco, BDJ ’12 and In-Game Host for the Miami Marlins and University of Miami, and a profile of the student EMTs who staff Syracuse University Ambulance, responding to more than 1,500 calls each year.

Executive Producer: Colten Weekley BDJ ’16

Producer: Kelsey Klimara BDJ ’16

Associate Producer:  Sara Gatcomb BDJ ’16

News Writer: Cathleen O’Hare BDJ ’16

Anchors: Monika Hammer BDJ ’16, Hunter Saenz BDJ ’16

Reporters:  Nicole Griffin BDJ ’16, Jacob Reynolds BDJ ’16,  Michael Carter, BDJ G ’16, Max Darrow BDJ ’16, Cheyenne De’Von BDJ ’16

Instructional Associate:  Jennifer Cardone, BDJ G ’16

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