150th Anniversary Events

Ongoing

September 27, 2019

Cathy Cassady: Rewriting the Beat Generation

September 27, 2019 at 3:00pm5:00pm

Bird Library

Cathy Cassady will share stories about her mother and father, Carolyn and Neal Cassady, who were key sources of inspiration in novels like Jack Kerouac’s On the Road and Allen Ginsberg’s poetry.…

October 9, 2019

Humanities Corridor Small Press Reading

October 9, 2019 at 5:30pm8:00pm

Bird Library

Join us for an author reading: Joe Pan (Operating Systems, Spork Press 2019) https://joepan.com/ Lori Anderson Moseman (darn, Delete Press, 2019) https://www.loriandersonmoseman.com/ Jesi Bender (The…

October 11, 2019

State of Democracy Lecture: Indivisible Project

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

Physics Building, Solkin Auditorium

Ezra Levin, co-founder and co-Executive Director of the Indivisible Project, and co-author of the forthcoming book, We Are Indivisible: A Blueprint for Democracy After Trump. Ezra is an Indivisible…

October 18, 2019

University Archives

October 18, 2019 at 9:00am5:00pm

Bird Library, Sixth Floor

150 Years of Tradition at Syracuse University.

October 19, 2019

University Archives

October 19, 2019 at 10:00am2:00pm

Bird Library, Sixth Floor

150 Years of Tradition at Syracuse University.

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 25, 2019

Participants at THATCamp CNY in 2017 in Bird Library. Room full of participants, one person writing on whiteboard.

The Humanities and Technology (THAT) Camp

October 25, 2019 at 9:00am5:00pm

Bird Library

Free to attend, user-generated, informal conference program for anyone interested in the humanities or technology at any skill level. The program and agenda is not set in advance, but rather is…

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…

November 1, 2019

High Hopes: Immigration & the Erie Canal

November 1, 2019November 30, 2019

Bird Library

Part of a traveling exhibit program from the Erie Canal Museum, this exhibit discusses the roles that women played in the creation and operation of the Erie Canal, and explains how social movements…

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…

November 22, 2019

Disney's Beauty and the Beast Show Poster

“Disney’s Beauty and the Beast”

November 22, 2019January 5, 2020

Syracuse Stage

Be our guest for family theatre at its very best. Spectacular costumes and fantastic sets combine with beloved songs in this classic story about finding the magic in love. A wicked curse has…

January 22, 2020

The Wolves show poster

“The Wolves”

January 22, 2020February 16, 2020

Syracuse Stage

An exhilarating new drama and Off-Broadway smash hit! Enter a world you think you may know. The Wolves are a girls’ soccer team. The nine players are 16 and 17 years old. Over a series of wintry…

March 11, 2020

Amadeus Show Poster

“Amadeus”

March 11, 2020March 29, 2020

Syracuse Stage

Mickey Rowe (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time) returns to Syracuse Stage to take on the role of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in this contemporary favorite about artistic rivalry and…

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…

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 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.

April 1, 2020

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 17, 2020

Rending showing the outside of the NVRC.

National Veteran Resource Center (NVRC) Grand Opening

April 17, 2020 at 11:00am5:00pm

151-101 Waverly Ave Syracuse, NY 13210

Celebrating the opening of the National Veteran Resouce Center (NVRC). (More information will be available shortly.)  The NVRC will function as the center of veteran life on the campus of Syracuse…

April 30, 2020

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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…

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…