150th Anniversary Events

May 13, 2020

Syracuse University 150th mark

Syracuse University: Celebrating 150 Years | Boston

May 13, 2020 at 6:00pm8:30pm

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Smith Hall, Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125

Join us for an evening to celebrate Syracuse University’s 150 years of impact! Explore the University’s groundbreaking past, impressive present and limitless future while hearing from…

April 30, 2020

Syracuse University 150th mark

Syracuse University: Celebrating 150 Years | Atlanta

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

409 Bishop St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

Join us for an evening to celebrate Syracuse University’s 150 years of impact! Explore the University’s groundbreaking past, impressive present and limitless future while hearing from…

March 30, 2020

Paul Volcker Lecture in Behavioral Economics with Dr. Brigitte Madrian

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

Eggers Hall

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 26, 2020

TRACE: Silence, Cultures, and Landscapes

March 26, 2020 at 4:00pm6:00pm

Bird Library, 114

Syracuse Symposium celebrates Syracuse University’s Sesquicentennial week with a return by alumna Lauret Savoy (Ph.D. ’91), a renowned writer of both Native American and African American…

March 25, 2020

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

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

Maxwell Hall

Marta Tellada, Ph.D., President and CEO at Consumer Reports will present the Tanner Lecture on Ethics, Citizenship, and Public Responsibility. The Tanner Lecture Series has been generously endowed by…

November 14, 2019

Syracuse University 150th mark

Syracuse University: Celebrating 150 Years | Rochester

November 14, 2019 at 6:00pm8:30pm

25 Gibbs Street, Rochester, NY 14604

Join us for an evening to celebrate Syracuse University’s 150 years of impact! Explore the University’s groundbreaking past, impressive present and limitless future while hearing from…

October 27, 2019

150 Days of Service Kick Off

October 27, 2019March 24, 2020

During Syracuse University’s year-long recognition and celebration of its sesquicentennial, the University will embark on an expansive and meaningful service projects by activating our entire…

October 24, 2019

Syracuse University 150th mark

Syracuse University: Celebrating 150 Years | Chicago

October 24, 2019 at 6:00pm8:30pm CDT

2021 N Stockton Drive, Chicago, IL 60614

Join us for an evening to celebrate Syracuse University’s 150 years of impact! Explore the University’s groundbreaking past, impressive present and limitless future while hearing from…

October 11, 2019

State of Democracy Lecture with Ezra Levin and Leah Greenberg

October 11, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Maxwell Hall, Maxwell Auditorium

Ezra Levin and Leah Greenberg, both co-founders and co-Executive Directors of the Indivisible Project, and authors of the forthcoming book, We Are Indivisible: A Blueprint for Democracy After Trump.…

September 16, 2019

whitman school building

Whitman School 100th Anniversary Kick-Off Celebration

September 16, 2019 at 9:30am11:30am

Whitman School of Management, David and Ilene Flaum Grand Hall

The Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University kicks off its 100th anniversary year with a celebration in the David and Ilene Flaum Grand Hall. The event, which coincides with the…

September 13, 2019

Forever Orange: The Story of Syracuse University

September 13, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Bird Library, Rm114

Join authors Rick Burton ’80 and Scott Pitoniak ’77 as they discuss their book commemorating Syracuse University’s 150th anniversary. Book signing will be available. Brought to you…

Barnes Center at The Arch

September 13, 2019 at 3:45pm4:30pm

A celebration of the Barnes Center at The Arch, Syracuse University’s state-of-the-art health, wellness, and recreation complex with guided tours to learn more about how the newly renovated…

September 12, 2019

Otey Scruggs Memorial Lecture with Priya Satia

September 12, 2019 at 5:00pm7:00pm

Eggers Hall, 220

Professor Priya Satia from Stanford University will present “History and Conscience: Evidence from a Quaker Gun-Maker.” Sponsored by the Department of History.

September 6, 2019

Syracuse flag

150 Years of Tradition at Syracuse University Exhibition

September 6, 2019May 9, 2020

Bird Library

In celebration of Syracuse University’s sesquicentennial, Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center will feature an exhibition titled 150 Years of Tradition at Syracuse…

September 5, 2019

Syracuse flag

Opening Reception for 150 Years of Tradition at Syracuse University Exhibition

September 5, 2019 at 4:30pm6:00pm

Bird Library, 6th Floor

Hosted by Syracuse University Libraries’ Special Collections Research Center, the exhibition features a wide selection of photographs, printed materials, textiles and other memorabilia from the…

Dr. Keith Humphreys

Herbert Lourie Memorial Lecture on Health Policy

September 5, 2019 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Eggers Hall, Strasser Legacy Room, 220 Eggers Hall

Dr. Keith Humphreys will deliver the 31st Annual Herbert Lourie Memorial Lecture on Health Policy. This year’s lecture will focus on the marijuana legalization movement, which states are…

August 26, 2019

150 Years of Syracuse University in Maps

August 26, 2019May 6, 2020

Bird Library, 3rd Floor

In conjunction with the Special Collections Research Center’s exhibition 150 Years of Tradition at Syracuse, John Olson, Syracuse University Libraries’ Government and Geo-Information…