Mexican Consuls Visit Syracuse University

Former Mexican Ambassador to London and current Consul General Diego Gómez Pickering accompanied by Consul Alexia Núñez visited campus on Friday, July 22 to meet with the 20 Mexican English Language Institute students from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) sponsored by the Mexican government’s Proyecta 100K program. The General Consul based in New York City met with

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SU Holds Training Session for Law Enforcement

Close to 60 executives attended the Blue Courage training session held at Syracuse University on June 8. Officers and law enforcement officials from across Upstate New York, including Secret Service agents, New York State police, and members of the Department of Defense, learned how to address personal challenges associated with their jobs.             Blue Courage is a leadership development

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University College Hosts 50 Brazilian Engineering Students

University College of Syracuse University is hosting 50 Brazil Scientific Mobility Program engineering students from universities across the United States. As participants in the Engineering for Economic Growth program, the students will develop and apply the skills most valued by employers in the key industries driving economic growth in Central New York and in the global market.             Over

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Fulbright Scholars Arrive for 4-week English for Graduate Studies Program

Thirty-six Fulbright Scholars arrived on July 18 for the 4-week English for Graduate Studies program. This is the second of a three-year contract with the Institute of International Education that manages Fulbright for the US Department of State Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs (ECA). Participants are professionals who will be in the USA for graduate work subsequent to their

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OCL Announces Next Study Topic

As the Onondaga Citizens League wraps up the 2015 study, “How CNY Moves,” the board has announced the focus of its 2016 study. “Wage Disparities and Economic Performance” will look at the many issues surrounding poverty including: policies and practices, the rapid increase of concentrated poverty in Syracuse, the high public cost of low wages, and employee retention. How will

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