"students" Tagged Articles

Community, Public Safety

Awareness Surrounding Bus Safety Spikes After 6 Student Fatalities Across the Country

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Click play to learn about the growing problem of motor vehicles illegally passing stopped school busses. Audio Transcript: By Kendra Sheehan SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – In October alone, there were 6 student fatalities involving school bus passing violations. The deaths of these students sparked nationwide attention to an issue that school bus driver Randall Price […]

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Central New York, Community, dating, Entertainment, relationships, romance, Technology

Swipe Right or Left? The Effects of Social Dating Apps in the 21st Century

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Click here to find out how apps like Tinder can impact one’s social life. Audio transcript: Miller-Effects of Dating Apps Script By Kayla Miller SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Online dating has become the new dating trend of the 21st century for young adults. Common social dating apps such as Match, Bumble, Zoosk, and OKCupid have taken […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse

Syracuse Schools and Police Join Forces to Help Students Cope With Trauma

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Listen here to find out how the SOS program can help students cope with traumatic experiences. Audio transcript: Miller-Wrap 3 Story Script By Kayla Miller SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) — The Syracuse City School District and the police department have partnered together in creating a new program that will help students cope with trauma. “Supporting Our Students,” […]

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Central New York, Health, Syracuse

Student Diagnosed With Bacterial Meningitis At Syracuse University

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Listen here to find out about the diagnosis of bacterial meningitis at Syracuse University. Audio Transcript: Bacterial Meningitis Wrap Script By Ryan Golde SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – A Syracuse University student was diagnosed with bacterial meningitis. The SU Health Services department sent the student home to receive treatment. The university is taking other precautions to […]

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Central New York

Special SU Exhibit Marks 30th Anniversary of Pan Am Terrorist Bombing

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Click the play button above to hear Syracuse University’s Pan Am 103 Archivist Vanessa St.Oegger-Menn discuss the University’s new exhibit, “We Remember Them: The Legacy of Pan Am Flight 103.” Audio transcript: PJ Clark St.Oegger-Menn Wrap Script 10.1.18 By PJ Clark SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Just as it has each year since 1996, Syracuse University will […]

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Central New York, Politics

One theory as to why young people don’t use absentee ballots: no stamps

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Listen here to find out why college students are affecting polls because they can’t obtain a stamp for their ballot. Audio transcript: Miller-Wrap #2 Story Script By Kayla Miller SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Election day is approaching, but according to a public affairs official, out-of-state college students are not finishing their ballots because they do not […]

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Central New York

Syracuse University Hosts Inclusion-Fest 2018

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Click above to hear about Inclusion-fest 2018! Audio Transcript: Inclusion Fest   By Alazia Williams SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)— The 2018 Summer Leadership Institute kicked off its 10th annual Inclusion-Fest Monday. The event lasted until Aug. 8 on the campus of Syracuse University. Inclusion-Fest includes three interactive days with over 10 national experts in making schools and […]

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Community, Education, International, Syracuse

Students Attend Syracuse University From All Over the World

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Click the Play button above to learn more about Malika Kalila and other international students at Syracuse University, Audio Transcript: International Students – Dallas Jackson  By Dallas Jackson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Thousands of students from all over the world leave their home countries to attend colleges in the United States. Syracuse University has students and […]

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Central New York, Community, Syracuse

Local Landlords React to New Housing Developments

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By Tyler Dudley SYRACUSE (NCC NEWS) – Local landlords are concerned about how three new housing developments that will create more than 1,000 new apartments around Syracuse University’s campus will affect the neighborhood and community. The new multi-story apartment complexes will add to existing SU student housing options such as Campus West or University Village. Other students […]

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Community, Consumer, Food, Health

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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