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A Green Energy Powerhouse

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Click the play button above to learn about Syracuse University’s commitment to green energy. Audio Transcript: Feature News Story_Sheehan By Kendra Sheehan, SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) —In addition to its many accolades, Syracuse University can now be considered a powerhouse in its commitment to Green Energy. In 2017, SU was recognized as a conference champion in […]

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Central New York, Community, Education, Syracuse

Syracuse University’s Theta Tau Suspended After ‘Extremely Racist’ Video Surfaces

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by Nicole DeMentri SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Svyerud announced the suspension of Theta Tau fraternity Wednesday morning following videos of members partaking in “words and behaviors that are extremely racist, anti-Semitic, homophobic, sexist, and hostile to people with disabilities,” according to an email from Svyerud to the campus community. The Daily Orange, […]

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Arts, Central New York, Community, Government

President Trump’s New Budget Cuts on Arts Bring Out Reactions From Locals

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By Lisa Nho SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — As the newest President of the United States, Donald Trump has recently unveiled his first budget plan. To balance out the national budget, the President would increase spending for certain government agencies but would decrease spending for other popular programs: defense spending would increase while community program spending would then decrease. President […]

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Business, Central New York, Community, Government, Jobs, Politics, Public Safety, Religion

The Lasting Effect of President Trump’s Immigration Order on CNY

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By Biko Skalla SYRACUSE, NY (NCC News)- President Donald Trump’s executive order on immigration has hurt the Central New York economy and divided families, according to Audie Klotz, a Political Science professor at Syracuse University. Klotz, who specializes in immigration policy, said the executive order that banned immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United […]

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Central New York, Sports

International Students Surprised By SU Students’ March Madness Celebrations

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The unexpected happened. Syracuse University’s men and women’s basketball teams made into the Final Four of NCAA’s March Madness. And SU students knew exactly where to celebrate: the Castle Court. With people dancing around and yelling, “Let’s go Orange!”, you could feel the energy and love that students have for their sports teams. And international […]

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Central New York, Sports

SU Men’s Hoops Downs Middle Tennessee; Advances to Sweet 16

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By Cathleen O’Hare SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The Syracuse Men’s Basketball team is still dancing. The Orange’s Sweet 16 matchup against Gonzaga will tip off at 9:40 on Friday night from the United Center in Chicago. The 10th-seeded Orange beat 15th-seeded Middle Tennessee yesterday 75-50 behind a 23-point performance from senior PG Michael Gbinije. Defensively, Syracuse […]

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Central New York, Education, Government, Health

New Health Insurance Policy for SU

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By Schiltz SYRACUSE N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse University announced in a recent email to students that they will require all full-time students to have “appropriate health coverage.”  The policy will be put into effect starting with the Fall semester of the 2015-2016 academic year.  The policy is in accordance with the Patient Protection and Affordable […]

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Arts

Billy Joel at the Carrier Dome

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By Alex O’Toole SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) –  This Friday night Billy Joel will be making his return to the Carrier Dome for a record-breaking seventh time. The Dome will be hanging a banner from the rafters during the show that features the number seven in his honor. It seems as though everyone in town is going to […]

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