150th Anniversary Events

January 29, 2020

Bruce Smith

Raymond Carver Reading Series: Bruce Smith

January 29, 2020 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Bruce Smith is the author of several books of poems, including  Spill (2018), Devotions (2011), Songs for Two Voices (2005), and The Other Lover (2000), a finalist for both the National Book…

January 30, 2020

Dr. Hu Cang

Visualizing the Organization of Mitotic Chromosomes by Super-resolution Microscopy

January 30, 2020 at 3:30pm5:00pm

Physics Building, 202 / 204

The Department of Physics welcomes Dr. Hu Cang for their weekly colloquia. Dr. Cang is a Rentschler Developmental Assistant Professor in the Waitt Advanced Biophotonics Center at the Salk Institute…

February 5, 2020

Hidden Perspectives: Women’s Lives on the Erie Canal

February 5, 2020February 28, 2020

Bird Library

This exhibit is part of a traveling exhibit program from the Erie Canal Museum, consisting of 15 poster panels. This exhibit discusses the roles that women played in the creation and operation of the…

February 11, 2020

Jelani Cobb

Jelani Cobb presents Race, Politics, and the News

February 11, 2020 at 7:30pm9:00pm

Hendricks Chapel

A discussion with one of today’s most influential observers of the role of race in public affairs. Jelani Cobb has been contributing to the New Yorker since 2012, where he is now a staff…

February 12, 2020

American Red Cross Give-a-thon Blood Drive

February 12, 2020 at 9:00am3:00pm

Flanagan Gymnasium

Barnes Center/Flanagan Gym • 9 a.m. -3 p.m. / Life Sciences Atrium • 10:30 a.m. -7:30 p.m. Help us reach 150 blood donations & 1500 hours of service! Schedule your donation appointment today.…

American Red Cross Give-a-thon Blood Drive

February 12, 2020 at 10:30am7:30pm

Life Sciences Complex, Atrium

Barnes Center/Flanagan Gym • 9 a.m. -3 p.m. / Life Sciences Atrium • 10:30 a.m. -7:30 p.m. Help us reach 150 blood donations & 1500 hours of service! Schedule your donation appointment today.…

Chanelle Benz

Raymond Carver Reading Series: Chanelle Benz

February 12, 2020 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Chanelle Benz has published work in Guernica, Granta.com, The New York Times, Electric Literature, The American Reader, Fence and others, and is the recipient of an O. Henry Prize. Her story…

February 18, 2020

Vintage photo of Hall of Language with text: Syracuse University Celebrating 150 Years Los Angeles, February 18, 2020

Syracuse University: Celebrating 150 Years | Los Angeles

February 18, 2020 at 6:30pm9:00pm PST

Avalon Hollywood, 1735 Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Spend an evening with Syracuse University as we explore and celebrate our groundbreaking history of fearless firsts, the ways our welcoming campus serves as a launchpad for new ideas and the…

February 20, 2020

Vintage photo of Hall of Languages with text: Syracuse University celebrating 150 years San Francisco, February 20, 2020

Syracuse University: Celebrating 150 Years | San Francisco

February 20, 2020 at 6:00pm8:30pm PST

San Francisco City Hall, North Light Court, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco, CA 94102

Spend an evening with Syracuse University as we explore and celebrate our groundbreaking history of fearless firsts, the ways our welcoming campus serves as a launchpad for new ideas and the…

February 26, 2020

Bryan Washington

Raymond Carver Reading Series: Bryan Washington

February 26, 2020 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Bryan Washington is the author of Lot (Riverhead) and the forthcoming Memorial (Riverhead). He has written for The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, The New York Times Style Magazine,…

February 27, 2020

Reconstruction of Homo naledi - by John Gurche

Uncovering Our Ancestors: Discovery Analysis and Reconstruction of the New Skull of Australopithecus Anamensis

February 27, 2020 at 7:00pm9:00pm

Heroy Geology Laboratory, 113

The Department of Earth Sciences presents the Holmes Lecture – a special edition of the K.D. Nelson Lecture Series. This year’s Holmes Lecturer is John Gurche from the Paleontological…

March 11, 2020

Diana Khoi Nguyen

Raymond Carver Reading Series: Diana Khoi Nguyen

March 11, 2020 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

A poet and multimedia artist, Diana Khoi Nguyen is the author of Ghost Of (2018), which was selected by Terrance Hayes for the Omnidawn Open Contest. In addition to winning the 92Y…

March 25, 2020

Tanner Lecture on Ethics, Citizenship, and Public Responsibility with Marta Tellado

March 25, 2020 at 6:00pm7:30pm

Maxwell Hall, Maxwell Auditorium

Marta Tellado, Ph.D., President and CEO at Consumer Reports is the guest speaker at the next Tanner Lecture on Ethics, Citizenship, and Public Responsibility. This lecture is sponsored by the Maxwell…

March 26, 2020

Lauret Savoy seated in front of a rocky shoreline

Tracing Memory, History, Race and the American Landscape

March 26, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse Symposium celebrates Syracuse University’s Sesquicentennial week with a return by alumna Lauret Savoy (Ph.D. ’91). Drawing from her prizewinning images, current work on…

March 30, 2020

Paul Volcker Lecture in Behavioral Economics with Dr. Brigitte Madrian

March 30, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Maxwell Hall, Maxwell Auditorium

Dr. Brigitte Madrian (Brigham Young University) will present the Sixth Annual Paul Volcker Lecture in Behavioral Economics. Sponsored by the Center for Policy Research.

March 31, 2020

Paul Volcker Symposium in Behavioral Economics

March 31, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, 220

The Volcker Symposium features young scholars working on the forefront of behavioral economics.

April 1, 2020

Ilya Kaminsky

Raymond Carver Reading Series: Ilya Kaminsky, the Leonard and Elise Elman Visting Writer

April 1, 2020 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Gifford Auditorium

Ilya Kaminsky was born in Odessa, former Soviet Union in 1977, and arrived to the United States in 1993, when his family was granted asylum by the American government. He is the author of Deaf…

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month Kickoff

April 1, 2020 at 6:00pm8:30pm

Bird Library

In celebration of AAPI Heritage Month, join us for an opening kick-off event to include an unveiling of the Anti-Asian Hate Crime Exhibit, which remembers the Denny’s incident that occurred 23…

April 2, 2020

AAPI Heritage Month: Anti-Asian Hate Crime exhibit

April 2, 2020April 30, 2020

Bird Library

The Anti-Asian Hate Crime Exhibit remembers the 1997 Denny’s incident that occurred in Syracuse, in hopes of remembrance and promoting awareness within the wider Syracuse University community.…

Living Library

April 2, 2020 at 10:00am5:00pm

Bird Library