2015 University College Commencement Celebration

Part-Time Graduates Honored at 2015 University College Convocation University College of Syracuse University honored the part-time undergraduate students of the Class of 2015 at its 67th annual Convocation and Commencement Celebration held May 7 at Hendricks Chapel. Dean Bea González presided over the ceremony, which featured keynote speaker Dr.Casey Crabill, president of Onondaga Community College. The part-time undergraduates eligible

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University College of Syracuse University Announces Online Degree Program

University College of Syracuse University announces that New York State has approved two fully online, part-time bachelor’s degrees and certificates in the Bachelor of Professional Studies Program (BPS). The Creative Leadership program is geared toward individuals who are interested in professional networking, conflict resolution, and workforce management. The Knowledge Management program is well suited for those who are drawn

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University to Host EducationUSA Academy with U.S. Department of State

Syracuse University has announced its partnership with the U.S. Department of State to host the EducationUSA Academy Pilot Program in July 2015. The four-week academy will provide English language courses, college preparatory content and cross-cultural activities to self-funded 15-17 year old students, primarily from Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico and Peru. The EducationUSA Academy supports President Obama’s “100,000 Strong in

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Long Time SU Administrator Dies at 81

Lucius Robinson Kempton, 81, of Pompey passed away at Menorah Park on Sunday, Jan. 18. Following his graduation from Middlebury College in 1955, he began a lifelong career at Syracuse University. He was appointed to University College in 1956 as assistant administrator of the three Adirondack Conference Centers: Pinebrook, Sagamore and Minnowbrook. He served as a University College administrator

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Visiting International Students Host PosterFest

The English Language Institute (ELI) hosted its second biannual student Posterfest on Thursday, Dec. 11, at University College. One hundred-seventeen ELI students presented 59 posters (digital and paper displays). Topics were wide ranging and included biomedical, chemical and civil engineering; education, renewable energy and social and cultural issues. The majority of students are from Brazil, China and Saudi Arabia,

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