Past 150th Anniversary Events

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,…

drawing in black ink of 3 black women on yellow paper

Black Arts Movement Popup Exhibit

February 26, 2020 at 5:00pm6:00pm

Bird Library, Room 606

Back by popular demand! SCRC staff will have rare and archival materials related to the Black Arts Movement (BAM).  The pop-up exhibition will be available for viewing and listening in room 608 Bird…

flyer for Reimagining Student Writers event

Lunch Workshop: Reimagining Student Writers

February 26, 2020 at 12:45pm2:00pm

Tolley Building, 304

The Department of Writing Studies, Rhetoric, and Composition presents: The Reimagining Student Writers Series: “Writing Across the Curriculum: Developing Strategies to Teach Writing in the…

February 23, 2020

Akropolis Reed Quintet publicity photo

Music and Message and Malmgren Concert Series: Akropolis Reed Quintet

February 23, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

The Akropolis Reed Quintet performs imaginative chamber music, pushing the boundaries of the reed quintet genres and opportunities. Over the last 10 years, the ensemble has won seven national chamber…

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 19, 2020

Black Arts Movement Pop-up Exhibit

February 19, 2020 at 5:15pm6:15pm

Bird Library

This exhibition will complement the Humanities Center’s Syracuse Symposium-sponsored lecture, “Black Music and Black Power in the Era of #BlackLivesMatter” by Dr. Mark Lomax, on Feb 19,…

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 16, 2020

Allison Westbrook, singing

Music and Message: Student Singer-songwriter Showcase

February 16, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Syracuse University students perform original songs. Senior Allison Westbrook offers a reflection on the theme of creativity. The Hendricks Chapel Choir performs a choral version of Queen’s iconic…

February 14, 2020

Fall In Love with Your Major

Fall in Love with Your Major

February 14, 2020 at 12:00pm2:00pm

Life Sciences Complex, Atrium

Join faculty and advisors from A&S | Maxwell for an interactive major exploration fair this Valentine’s day! Learn about the majors (and minors) offered. It’s a one-stop-date to…

February 12, 2020

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…

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.…

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.…

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…

photo of Alumna Simone Burns, Environmental Engineering 2019, in her lab

150 Years of Brains & Heart: Syracuse Women in STEM

February 11, 2020 at 5:30pm8:30pm GMT

Imperial College London; Lecture Theatre 664; City and Guilds Building; London SW7 1AL

Join Syracuse London to celebrate the International Day of Women and Girls in Science and Syracuse University’s 150th Anniversary! 5:30pm:   Doors Open to Exhibit: Syracuse Women in STEM 5:45pm: …

Annual Willem Prins Memorial Lecture

February 11, 2020 at 4:00pm7:00pm

Center for Science and Technology (CST), 1-019

Join the Department of Chemistry for their annual Willem Prins Memorial Lecture. This year, there will be a lecture given by Dr. Daniel Gamelin from the University of Washington titled,…

February 9, 2020

Black Celestial Choral Ensemble

Music and Message: Black History Month Celebration

February 9, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Music and Message resumes with a program of music and spoken reflections to celebrate Black History Month. Syeisha Byrd, Director of Engagement Programs at Hendricks Chapel and Paula Johnson,…

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 3, 2020

old black and white photo of students studying at tables in van Ranke Library

150th Anniversary Exhibit: Milestones of the Syracuse University Libraries

February 3, 2020May 16, 2020

Bird Library

Syracuse University Libraries’ is featuring a new sesquicentennial exhibit of milestones of SU Libraries titled “Let the reader emerge!” on the first floor of Bird Library from February 3 until…

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 27, 2020

nature sculpture featuring branches, leaves and rocks

Biblio Gallery: Isle of Brendan

January 27, 2020March 14, 2020

Bird Library, 4th Floor

A cartography piece titled “Isle of Brendan” by Eric M. Warren, a fourth-year student in the College of Visual and Performing Arts. “Taking inspiration from the microcosms that surround us in…