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In the News: Environmental Engineering Senior Named Astronaut Scholar

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Jun 12, 2018
Head shot of Reilly Duffy

Reilly Duffy, a senior majoring in environmental engineering, is one of 50 students from 36 universities to be named a 2018-19 Astronaut Scholar by the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation. Founded by the Mercury 7 astronauts, the foundation awards scholarships to students in their junior or senior year who are pursuing studies in science, technology, engineering or…

In the News: Syracuse University’s 2018 Tillman Scholars Announced

By Naomi Shanguhyia | Jun 12, 2018
Head shots of Robin Evans and Katie Piston

Katie Piston, a doctoral candidate in the bioengineering program in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, and Robin Evans, a first-year in the College of Law, have been named 2018 Tillman Scholars. The newly named class of 60 U.S. service members, veterans and military spouses across the nation will receive more than $1.3 million…

Chancellor’s House Hosts CFSA’s 2018 Annual Recognition Reception

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 25, 2018
Picture of Danielle Schaf and her mentor Prof. Shannon Novak

This year’s annual CFSA Scholar and Mentor Recognition reception was held on May 3, 2017 at the Chancellor’s house to celebrate SU students who applied for nationally competitive scholarships and their mentors. More than 150 guests, including scholars and their mentors, attended the event. In his opening remarks, Chancellor Kent Syverud congratulated the CFSA scholars…

In the News: Four Receive Fulbright UK Summer Institute Grants to Study Abroad This Summer

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 14, 2018
Fulbright Commision Logo

Four Syracuse University students have been named as student cultural ambassadors through the US-UK Fulbright Commission’s UK Summer Institute program.  They are Brittney Loper, a freshman dual major in marketing in the Whitman School of Management and television, radio and film in the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications; Alaina Marra, a freshman student in…

In the News: Students to Engage Around the World through Fulbright Grants

By Naomi Shanguhyia | May 9, 2018
Picture of world map showing 3 Fulbright recipients and theor geographic placements

Zainab Abdali has worked with Syracuse’s refugee community during her four years at Syracuse. Her experience tutoring and talking to Somali high school students who grew up in refugee camps in Kenya motivated her to apply for the Fulbright U.S. Student Program English Teaching Assistantship in Kenya. Abdali, a senior majoring in English and textual…

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