Past 150th Anniversary Events

March 8, 2020

American Spiritual Ensemble press photo

Music and Message and Malmgren Concert Series: American Spiritual Ensemble

March 8, 2020 at 4:00pm5:30pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

The highly-acclaimed American Spiritual Ensemble kicks off an extended campus residency with a concert featuring American Negro spirituals and music of the Black experience. Directed by Everett…

March 6, 2020

Mini-Seminar with Professor and Associate Dean Carol Faulkner

March 6, 2020 at 10:00am12:00pm

Bird Library, 6th Floor

Carol Faulkner, Professor of History and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University, will lead a mini seminar in the Special…

March 5, 2020

Women’s World

March 5, 2020 at 11:00amMarch 6, 2020 at 1:00pm

Huntington Beard Crouse Hall (HBC), Atrium

Want to learn more about women from different cultures?  Want to celebrate Women’s Day and have fun? Come join us in the HBC Atrium on Thursday, March 5 from 11am to 1pm and on Friday, March 6…

March 2, 2020

POSTPONED: Women’s History Month: STEM Role Models

This event has been postponed.

March 2, 2020March 31, 2020

Carnegie Library

In commemoration of Women’s History Month, this poster display features eight women innovators in the STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) fields. These posters, all illustrated by women…

March 1, 2020

Brazilian Ensemble performing

Music and Message: Music for Dancing

March 1, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm

Hendricks Chapel, Main Chapel

Setnor School of Music’s Samba Laranja (Brazilian Ensemble), Hendricks Chapel Choir, and University Organist Anne Laver perform music of Brazil that will make you want to get up and dance. Elisa…

February 28, 2020

Afropreneur

February 28, 2020 at 3:00pm6:00pm

Bird Library

In honor of Black History Month and to complement events offered by Syracuse University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, a leadership group of students who are exploring innovation at the…

Photographs that portray life during the Jim Crow era in the United States and African and Caribbean colonies

Pictures and Jim Crow – A conversation about ‘Black Subjects in Modern Media Photography’

February 28, 2020 at 12:00pm1:00pm

Bird Library

The Department of African American Studies presents a talk on works from the George R. Rinhart Collection – ‘Black Subjects in Modern Media Photography.’ Panel: Kyle Bass, Assistant…

February 27, 2020

Some Observations on the Evolution of the Earth System: Plate Tectonics, Paleogeography, Paleoclimate and Paleobiogeography

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

Heroy Geology Laboratory, Auditorium

The Department of Earth Sciences presents a special edition of the K.D. Nelson Lecture Series, the Chauncey D. Holmes Lecture and Award Ceremony, featuring guest speaker Christopher Scotese. Dr.…

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.…