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Dec 02, 2014, 15:04 ET

The Cold Case Justice Initiative to hold panel at National Press Club December 9 that examines current state of Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Act

 The Cold Case Justice Initiative (CCJI) at Syracuse University's College of Law will delve into the current state of the Emmett Till Unsolved...

Oct 23, 2014, 11:44 ET

Near Westside Initiative to Receive Prestigious Award from USGBC

The Near Westside Initiative, a not-for-profit organization housed in Syracuse University's Office of Community Engagement and Economic...

Oct 16, 2014, 11:44 ET
Lauren Bush Lauren is the winner of the Moynihan Spirit of Public Service Award.

Social entrepreneur Lauren Bush Lauren named Moynihan Spirit of Public Service Award winner by Syracuse University's Maxwell School

The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University is pleased to announce that Lauren Bush Lauren, the founder and CEO of...

May 27, 2014, 09:01 ET

Rules to Cut Carbon Emissions Also Reduce Air Pollution Harmful to People and the Environment

Setting strong standards for climate-changing carbon emissions from power plants would provide an added bonus – reductions in other air...

Mar 04, 2014, 08:06 ET
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Plan to End US Control of ICANN Submitted to Brazil Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance

Researchers at the School of Information Studies (iSchool) at Syracuse University have released an innovative proposal to resolve the 15-year...

Feb 12, 2014, 18:22 ET
A new national study focused on military spouse employment found 90% of responding female spouses of active duty service members report being underemployed.  (PRNewsFoto/Syracuse University)

Estudio de esposas de militares 2013 encuentra que el 90% de las esposas encuestadas de miembros en servicio activo están subempleadas

La Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) y el Institute for Veterans and Military Families de Syracuse University (IVMF) anuncian los...

Feb 12, 2014, 10:26 ET
A new national study focused on military spouse employment found 90% of responding female spouses of active duty service members report being underemployed.  (PRNewsFoto/Syracuse University)

2013 Military Spouse Study Finds 90% of Responding Female Spouses of Active Duty Service Members are Underemployed

 Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and the Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University (IVMF) announce...

Feb 10, 2014, 13:24 ET

Maxwell School of Syracuse University selected to host young African leaders

The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University will join the International Research & Exchanges Board (IREX) and...

Dec 19, 2013, 16:06 ET
The Veterans Job Retention Survey focuses on determining the reasons why veterans leave their initial post-military jobs. All interested veterans and service members are encouraged to participate in the survey at retainingvets.org.  (PRNewsFoto/Syracuse University)

Lanzan encuesta nacional sobre retención de empleos entre veteranos militares; el IVMF y VetAdvisor® se asocian para recopilar datos sobre la retención de empleos

 El hecho de que muchos veteranos abandonan a la larga su primer puesto de trabajo después de cumplir el servicio militar es bien...

Dec 19, 2013, 10:05 ET
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National Veterans Retention Work Survey Launched; IVMF and VetAdvisor® Partner to Gather Retention Data

 The fact that many veterans ultimately leave their initial post-military job is well known, but the reasons behind this attrition and the...

Sep 12, 2013, 12:31 ET
Syracuse University Chancellor-designate Kent D. Syverud.  (PRNewsFoto/Syracuse University)

Kent D. Syverud, Dean of the School of Law at Washington University in St. Louis, named 12th Chancellor and President of Syracuse University

 Kent D. Syverud, dean of the School of Law at Washington University in St. Louis, has been selected to be the 12th Chancellor and President...

Sep 04, 2013, 08:00 ET
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Robin Forman Howard Is Appointed Director Of Syracuse University Los Angeles Semester Program

 A veteran film and television producer, Syracuse alumna and professor, Robin Forman Howard has begun her new position as the director of...

Mar 16, 2011, 07:45 ET

New Drug Delivery System to Improve Cancer Treatment

Scientists in Syracuse University's Chemistry Department have created a new drug delivery system expected to advance the effectiveness of...

Oct 18, 2010, 09:00 ET

Syracuse University Partners with Arden-Fox to Support the Advancement of Department of Defense's Net Zero Energy Initiative

Syracuse University today announced a partnership to advance the use of biofuels by the U.S. armed forces as an alternative energy source....

Oct 18, 2006, 01:00 ET

Syracuse University to Host International Peace Summit

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Many of the world's leading diplomats and human rights activists will converge at an international...

Oct 16, 2006, 01:00 ET

Webcast: Syracuse University Broadcasts International Summit on World Peace

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Middle East experts, world scholars, human rights activists and leading...

Apr 03, 2002, 00:00 ET

Syracuse University Law Students Hold Garage Sale in Dean's Yard, Student/Faculty Bands Play to Raise Internship Funds

SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Syracuse University College of Law -- Law students at Syracuse University are searching their dorm rooms...

Jan 29, 2002, 00:00 ET

Alameda County Gets 'C+' on Report Card

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- In a report released today by The Maxwell School at Syracuse University and Governing magazine, Alameda...

Jan 29, 2002, 00:00 ET

Maricopa County Gets 'A-' on Report Card

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- In a report released today by The Maxwell School at Syracuse University and Governing magazine, Maricopa...

Jan 29, 2002, 00:00 ET

Los Angeles County Gets 'C' on Report Card

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- In a report released today by The Maxwell School at Syracuse University and Governing magazine, Los Angeles...