"Syracuse University" Tagged Articles

Central New York , Education , Government , Politics

President Trump’s proposed budget impacts students

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By Sarah Minkewicz SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – The White House recently released the 2018 budget that calls for $9.2 billion cuts in education. If the budget is passed, it also means the government will stop subsidizing the interest on student loans. Trump’s proposal would also stop subsidizing the interest on student loans. This would add […]

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Central New York , Community , Government , History , holiday , International , Jobs , Politics

International Women’s Day Rally Coming to Syracuse University

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By Madelyn Urabe SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)- Wednesday is International Women’s Day. Across the globe, demonstrations, rallies, and strikes will be held to create awareness for international women’s rights. Here at Syracuse University, the Coalition for Justice organization will be holding a rally on the quad on Wednesday afternoon. The rally will allow students, and those in […]

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Central New York , Community , Public Safety , Spring 2017

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Brings Forth Awareness and Stories

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By Nicole Hansen SYRACUSE, N.Y. – According to the U.S. Department of Justice, between 20-25% of women will experience a completed or attempted rape while in college. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and groups on the Syracuse University campus are speaking up and bringing awareness to this issue. People are also telling their stories. […]

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Central New York , Community , Education , Health

Take Back the Night Rallying at Syracuse University

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By Desiree Hurlbut SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The “Take Back the Night” rally is taking place at Syracuse University tonight. This is an annual event across the world, with a message of ending sexual, relationship, and domestic violence. Syracuse University Professor, Rebecca Ortiz has been involved in these issues before as the co-creator of […]

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Central New York , Community , Education , Politics , Spring 2017

Betsy DeVos’ Confirmation Hits Home for Syracuse Public Schools

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By Nicole Hansen SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – It’s projected, according to The Huffington Post, that by 2021, 90.9% of America children will be educated in a public school. For this reason, many people have found President Donald Trump’s pick of Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education troubling, as she explained in her hearing that […]

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Business , Community

Web Extra: Syracuse Approves Construction Project on SU Campus

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By Brittany Stephanis SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The plaza behind Marshall Street will soon cease to exist. An eight-story apartment building is set to take over the block on S. Crouse Avenue, forcing beloved SU landmarks like Chuck’s, Funk ‘n Waffles, and Orange Crate Brewing Co. to relocate within the area. The Syracuse City Planning Commission […]

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Politics

Students and Staff Protest at Syracuse University and SUNY ESF Over the Rise in Hate Related Incidents

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By Steven Krainin SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News)– Around a thousand students and staff at Syracuse University and SUNY ESF protested Wednesday to speak out against the rise in hate related incidents. Many of those protesters believe that President-Elect Donald Trump has fanned the flames this election cycle. According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, there […]

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